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Best Seafood Restaurants in Lower Garden District

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A photo of The Bower restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(707)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Lower Garden District
Booked 15 times today
The Bower is a restaurant acclaimed for its Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons repeatedly laud its "divine" food with "generous servings" and commend it for its consistently excellent service. Described as offering "fresh, delicious food", the Bower is also recognized for its unique combinations, like the ground shrimp spaghetti, which is called "one of the best dishes I have ever had." The restaurant's wine and cocktail selections cater to a variety of preferences, with cocktails cherished for their perfect balance. As one customer puts it, The Bower is a "True Foodie level restaurant," expertly pairing rich foods with crisp, refreshing wines for an unforgettable culinary experience.
A photo of Lula Restaurant Distillery restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1856)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Lower Garden District
Booked 18 times today
In the heart of New Orleans, expertly crafted food, spirits and cocktails come together in a unique privately owned micro-distillery and restaurant.We are quintessentially southern with a distinct Louisiana influence. We are Lula Restaurant-Distillery.As the first and only restaurant-distillery in New Orleans, Louisiana and in the Southeast US, we promise to offer you an incredible experience in the shadows of our copper still and along the historic streetcar line of St. Charles Avenue.Join us Monday-Sunday for Happy Hour from 4-7, Saturday and Sunday 11-3 for Bottomless Vodka Bar
A photo of Superior Seafood restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4745)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Uptown
Booked 70 times today
Located in New Orleans, Superior Seafood is highly regarded for its excellent seafood offerings, particularly its "amazing" oysters. Capturing the essence of its city's renowned culinary culture, the restaurant has been favorably reviewed by numerous patrons for its consistent service and quality. Known for its affordable yet "superior" food, it offers both New Orleans style cuisine and alternatives for those with dietary restrictions. The happy hour, frozen drinks such as the French 75, and seafood options like the famed chargrilled oysters and fresh fish, all contribute to its reputation. With a beautiful ambience and impeccable service, Superior Seafood is a local gem that successfully embodies New Orleans’ seafood tradition.
A photo of Landry's Seafood House - New Orleans French Quarter restaurant
4.1
Excellent(1119)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 16 times today
Landry's Seafood House, located in the iconic French Quarter of New Orleans, has garnered substantial acclaim for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons commend the restaurant's wide range of quality seafood offerings, notably the red fish and the "Coastal Seafood Pasta," which is praised for its generous servings of shrimp, scallops, and mussels. The gumbo, a staple of New Orleans cuisine, also receives high regard, with one reviewer declaring Landry's version as "the top for me for gumbo." The restaurant's crawfish boil, a traditional Louisiana dish, is another hit amongst customers. Besides the delectable food, customers rave about the attentive and friendly service, with a few noting the special efforts made by wait staff to enhance their dining experience. Whether you're a local or only visiting, Landry's Seafood House is an outstanding choice for an authentic New Orleans seafood experience.
A photo of Briquette restaurant
4.5
Awesome(2208)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Warehouse District
Booked 8 times today
Briquette, a beacon of seafood cuisine, sets itself apart with exceptional service and freshly prepared dishes. Reviewers consistently highlight the quality of the seafood - beautifully fresh and expertly grilled, with flavorful accompaniments. The seafood salad and seafood gumbo have been specifically praised for being remarkably delicious and well-prepared. The service, led by a team of attentive and professional staff like Tony, Patrick, and Rich, is another aspect that sets Briquette apart. More than just delivering good food, servers like Jackie have been commended for making excellent recommendations and sharing great stories. Briquette's open kitchen concept offers an appealing ambiance, adding to the overall dining experience. It's no surprise that the satisfied customers are always eager to return and can't wait to try more items from their seafood menu.
A photo of Red Fish Grill restaurant
4.5
Awesome(8402)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 34 times today
Red Fish Grill is frequently hailed as one of the finest seafood restaurants in New Orleans. Customers' remarks speak volumes about the restaurant's consistently excellent food and service. This establishment offers a variety of seafood classics, including Gulf Oysters and Crab Cassoulet, all of which are cooked to perfection and brimming with flavor. The Shrimp and Grits is often recommended, along with the Wood Grilled Redfish with Louisiana Crab. This restaurant's delectable food, coupled with its welcoming atmosphere, make it a must-visit for seafood enthusiasts. As one reviewer stated, "Redfish definitely lived up to [the] best Seafood Restaurant in New Orleans!"
A photo of Deanie's Seafood - Garden District restaurant
4.3
Awesome(249)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Garden District
Booked 4 times today
Deanie's Seafood - Garden District is a popular destination for seafood lovers due to its wide array of delicious offerings. Customers rave about the freshness and quality of their seafood, with high praise specifically for the BBQ shrimp, fried seafood platter, and stuffed mushrooms. Many customers highlight their positive experiences, stating "Not only was the food AMAZING but the service was top notch", and "[The] Food was beyond my expectations. This will be my go-to whenever I’m in the city". Whether it's their fried or broiled seafood trays or their gluten-free options, Deanie's Seafood consistently delivers an exceptional dining experience.
A photo of Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5002)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Central Business District
Booked 55 times today
Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks, often referred to as the "Best Steakhouse in New Orleans," is widely recognized for its outstanding steakhouse cuisine. Many patrons credit the restaurant's remarkable dining ambiance, excellent service, and high food quality as the key elements of their superb dining experience. Adding to their culinary appeal, they offer a variety of other appetizing dishes such as seafood, guaranteeing a diverse menu that satisfies distinct palates. A notable mention from a reviewer is the meticulously prepared 40oz double porterhouse steak which was cooked to perfection and seasoned impeccably. The restaurant's detail-oriented approach is also evident in their expertly crafted cocktails and well-seasoned, flavorful steaks. As such, Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks is deemed a perfect destination for steak lovers seeking a phenomenal dining experience.
A photo of Bourbon House restaurant
4.3
Awesome(3535)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 23 times today
Bourbon House, set in the heart of New Orleans, offers an exquisite seafood cuisine experience. The restaurant receives glowing reviews for its fresh and flavorful dishes, ranging from seafood sampler, crab crusted fish to oysters and catfish. The rich seafood platter and the best-in-town seafood gumbo are not to be missed. According to the reviews, Bourbon House provides exceptional service with knowledgeable and friendly staff. The ambiance is described as having a NOLA feeling, with a beautiful view of Bourbon Street from its window. Customers frequently comment on the 'excellent', 'amazing' and 'delicious' food they enjoyed, promising to return to this seafood haven.
A photo of GW Fins restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(19570)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 103 times today
GW Fins, located in the heart of New Orleans, is celebrated for its top-tier seafood cuisine. The restaurant stands out due to its daily fresh seafood, innovative preparations, and creative dishes that guests say surpass expectations. A recurring sentiment in reviews is the exceptional quality and freshness of the seafood, with one customer stating it might be the "best seafood in the nation." The menu, which includes diverse seafood dishes such as "Scalibut," "Dry Aged Bluefin Tuna Strip," and "Parmesan Crusted Sheepshead," receives high praise for its culinary delight. Reviews also heavily applaud the service, expressing that the attentive staff and impeccable dining experience make this restaurant a must-try seafood locale in New Orleans.
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