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Best Seafood Restaurants in New Orleans


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A photo of Superior Seafood restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Uptown
Booked 34 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
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 11 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 Seaworthy restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Central Business District
Booked 6 times today
Seaworthy has garnered a reputation for its excellent seafood cuisine. Patrons continuously praise its broad variety, from classic seafood dishes to innovative creations. The seafood is consistently fresh, well-prepared, and seasoned to perfection. Standout dishes highlighted by guests include the crawfish roll, black drum entree, and oysters from both West and East Coast. The restaurant's ambiance is described as cool and comfortable, fostering a great environment for dates or intimate gatherings. Service is also remarkable, particularly acknowledged for their knowledge, recommendations, and genuine personalities. Seaworthy's continuous efforts in maintaining exceptional quality standards in both cuisine and service certainly make it a must-visit destination for seafood enthusiasts.
A photo of Red Fish Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 29 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 Bourbon House restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • French Quarter
Booked 21 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 Briquette restaurant
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 Vessel NOLA restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Mid-City / City Park
Booked 10 times today
Vessel NOLA is a highly regarded seafood restaurant that has garnered rave reviews for its delicious, high-quality food. The well-thought-out selection of seafood dishes, excellent service, and stunning atmosphere in a refurbished church have left a lasting impression on its guests. Patrons rave about dishes such as the delectable seafood fettuccine, succulent softshell crab, and the mouth-watering scallop risotto. The restaurant also offers a variety of other options, ensuring there's something for everyone. Several reviewers have praised the cozy yet elegant ambiance and the attentive staff, making Vessel NOLA a favorite for both locals and visitors.
A photo of Landry’s Seafood House – New Orleans Lake Pontchartrain restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Lakeview/Gentilly
Booked 12 times today
Landry’s Seafood House – New Orleans Lake Pontchartrain is a revered choice for seafood lovers in the New Orleans-Lakefront area. The restaurant is celebrated for its excellent food, as quoted from one of the many positive reviews, "The dishes are absolutely delicious." Another satisfied customer stated, "Seafood pasta salad and bread were delicious. Bread was exceptional." Guests often emphasize not just the quality of the food, but also the top-notch service, as one said, "The service is always top-notch!" and "Our experience at Landry's Seafood was exceptional". The stunning view of Lake Pontchartrain and warm ambiance only add to the memorable dining experience at this beloved seafood hub.
A photo of Chophouse New Orleans – Prime Steaks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Central Business District
Booked 28 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 Deanie's Seafood - Garden District restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Garden District
Booked 1 time 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.
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