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About Red Fish Grill

Fishing for New Orleans' deFINitive seafood dining? Fish no further than Ralph Brennan's Red Fish Grill, a triumph of cuisine, style and design. Casual New Orleans seafood dominates a menu peppered with Big Easy favorites like Hickory Grilled Redfish, BBQ Oysters, Alligator Sausage & Seafood Gumbo, Double Chocolate Bread Pudding, and a wide variety of Gulf fish available every night.



Festive, hip decor offering an oasis from the bawdy bright lights of Bourbon Street, features hand-painted tables, a sea colored etched floor, colossal oyster mirrors, metal-sculpted palms, Louisiana bayou photography, and a sea of metal fish in neon swimming overhead.



Professional yet friendly service spiced with New Orleans joie de vie ensures easy comfort and sets a tone for the ultimate laissez les bon temps rouler!

115 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70130
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Seafood, Creole / Cajun / Southern

Hours of Operation:
Lunch Daily: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Dinner Daily: (Monday - Thursday, Sunday) 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Oyster Bar: (Monday - Thursday, Sunday) 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dinner & Oyster Bar (Friday & Saturday) 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Cross Street:
Iberville Street

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(504) 598-1200

Website:
http://www.redfishgrill.com/

Catering:
For over thirty years, Ralph Brennan and his dedicated Ralph Brennan Restaurant Group team have catered the meals and events that celebrate the moments of your life.

Providing full-service custom catering for events large and small, we tailor our services to enhance your palate, theme and budget. Our passion for quality ingredients, innovative cuisine and exceptional service sets us apart and ensures your event shines. We are dedicated to servicing a seamless, professional and above all memorable experience.

Public Transit:
Canal and St. Charles streetcars one block from the restaurant.

Executive Chef:
Austin Kirzner

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Located at the “gateway” to the French Quarter, Red Fish Grill features three private dining areas perfect for private lunch, dinners, meetings, and receptions. Red Fish Grill can accommodate 250 people for full service dining and 500 people for cocktail receptions.

Red Fish Grill Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.5

ambience

4.3

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Casual (77)
Good for a Date (68)
Special Occasion (63)
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Authentic (63)
Local Ingredients (61)
Creative Cuisine (55)
Fit for Foodies (55)
Fun (54)
Good for Groups (54)
Good for Birthdays (51)
Business Meals (47)
Good for Anniversaries (45)
Neighborhood Gem (36)
Hot Spot (35)
Comfort Food (35)
People Watching (28)
Worth the Drive (27)
Vibrant Bar Scene (26)
Bar Seating (24)
Kid-friendly (23)
Great for Lunch (23)
Pre/post Theatre (22)
Handcrafted Cocktails (21)
Romantic (20)
Late-night Find (16)
Tasting Menu (16)
Sunday Lunch (15)
Happy Hour (14)
Notable Wine List (14)
Spicy (11)
Healthy (11)
Cozy (10)
Great Beer (9)
Quiet Conversation (7)
Great for Brunch (6)
Quick Bite (6)
Gluten Free Options (5)
Disabled Access (4)
Seasonal (4)
Live Sports (3)
Scenic View (3)
Tapas (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Paleo Friendly (2)
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vip
 (Raleigh)·Dined 20 hours ago

My girlfriend and I had our thanks giving dinner here. There’s only a buffet open and the kitchen is closed so we didn’t have the chance to try the regular menu. It was too busy so the waiters were not very responsive but thanks for their service at Thanks giving. The sea food was fresh. The turkey was a plus. I would love to try their regular menu next time.

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·Dined 21 hours ago

Thanksgiving

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 (New Orleans)·Dined a day ago

My family and I enjoyed a great Thanksgiving meal!

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 (Dallas)·Dined a day ago

Great Thanksgiving Buffett

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 (St. Louis)·Dined a day ago

Wonderful thanksgiving experience.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined 3 days ago

The food was great. Service very good , even though large restaurant it still didn't overwhelm. And while loud wasn't a banging dishes , loud servers. It was families and friends have nice conversations load. Enjoyed

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·Dined 4 days ago

This was our first time in New Orleans and took a chance. The service, food, drink and atmosphere were exceptional. We would definitely recommend Red Fish Grille!

Tags: Special Occasion, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Authentic
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·Dined 4 days ago

Excellent food and service on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter. It was our first visit, but we will be back when we return to NOLA.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

The bbq oysters are awesome. Service by Beasley was excellent.

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 (New Orleans)·Dined 5 days ago

Food was delicious and our server Sonia was great! Very professional, attentive and engaging!

Tags: Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Notable Wine List, Pre/post Theatre, Late-night Find, Kid-friendly, Happy Hour, Great for Brunch, Disabled Access, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching, Good for Groups, Fun, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Local Ingredients, Hot Spot, Great for Lunch
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 (Tampa)·Dined 5 days ago

The dessert is amazing! Must try it!! The bbq oysters are great too.

Tags: Hot Spot, Great Beer, Special Occasion, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 5 days ago

Gumbo and BBQ Crab claws were terrific, as was server Kevin, who was attentive but not intrusive.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined 5 days ago

Wait staff extremely attentive and helpful. Chocolate bread pudding was fun for children. Was surprised, however, by the very limited lunch menu on a Sunday.

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 (Dallas)·Dined 6 days ago

Eaten here many times. Always a consistent go-to spot in the Quarter. Al, the Bartender, has waited on us before, and he is awesome! Great guy that really takes care of you. Oysters were amazing. Oyster Dio is a must.

Tags: Scenic View, Local Ingredients, Pre/post Theatre, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Happy Hour, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined 6 days ago

Redfish - their specialty - obviously was wonderful

Tags: Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Business Meals
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vip
 (Dallas)·Dined 6 days ago

Very good menu. Food is very well prepared and presented. Large, crowded and noisy. informal and comfortable

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 (Phoenix)·Dined 6 days ago

Food was just mediocre. This place is terribly loud, impossible to have a conversation. We were served food before our bar drinks ever reached the table. Server mostly ignored us. I would never go back.

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 (New Orleans)·Dined 6 days ago

Fantastic food and service as always. Redish Grill is our go to place for dinner before each Seanger Broadway play that we attend.

Tags: Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Bar Seating
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·Dined 6 days ago

Great food and great service! I had the blackened redfish over stewed okra and it was absolutely delicious! I also highly recommend their double-chocolate bread pudding.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Business Meals, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Houston)·Dined 7 days ago

Food served very fresh. Some dishes very inventive. Good service. Managers greetings were forced. Not genuine. Waitstaff good. Very very loud

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Casual, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays
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 (New Orleans)·Dined 7 days ago

We enjoyed our dinner and the lemon fish was fresh and delicious. Not to mention the double chocolate bread pudding!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food
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 (Savannah)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Great Food. Server seemed a bit too preoccupied and seem to take his job for granted. Overall, the atmosphere was nice and if we return to New Orleans, we would probably come back to try different dishes and would certainly have a different server.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot
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 (New Orleans)·Dined on November 17, 2017

We had dinner Red Fish blackened & cobia blackened both excellent. I really enjoy their seafood bisque. Frank was our server & he is very experienced & professional. He took great care of us.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Casual, Good for a Date
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 (New Orleans)·Dined on November 16, 2017

outstanding food with very attentive service in a casual atmosphere

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Fantastic!

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·Dined on November 15, 2017

Excellent !!
Must try the BBQ oysters. Also order the desert as soon as you order your meal.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Red Fish Grill is a great place to eat reasonable-sized portions at New Orleans-reasonable prices (mid-$20’s and up for entrees). My cocktail was delicious, and my entree (blackened tuna bowl) was tasty and not too large. We ordered the horseradish mashed potatoes and they were delightful. The ambiance was energetic; you could laugh out loud and not draw any attention, which is my kind of place!

Tags: Business Meals, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date, Casual, Healthy, Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails, Hot Spot
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 14, 2017

We love Red fish before our broadway show outings and we celebrate each other’s birthdays along the way. However we were disappointed with the shrimp and grits recipe you now use. Please consider going back to the old recipe.

Tags: Casual, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch
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 (Charleston)·Dined on November 13, 2017

Excellent choice of fresh fish
Menu variety was good

Tags: Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine
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 (Houston)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Really great food

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Great original Redfish recipes. Friendly servers. Good location.

Tags: Authentic
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 (Raleigh)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Lunch was very good. Oysters on the half shell and barbecued. My wife had a po-boy after having a spice issue with her first choice. Service was first rate and changed her order without question and kept returning to see if things were handled. Everything was done well. We would go back for sure.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients
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 (London)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Food was amazing, the red fish was delicious. Service was great and atmosphere very good. Definitly recommend it! A must go!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Notable Wine List, Late-night Find, Authentic, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Great food and service! 10/10 would recommend to all. Everything we had was great, and open table made it really easy to get reservations. Made them 15 minutes before we got there and still got seated quickly on a crowded evening.

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 (San Antonio)·Dined on November 11, 2017

I made reservations for 9PM & we arrived 10min prior. We were seated 30min after. On a Friday night you’re probably better off making reservations 30min prior than you really want. Food was good, service mediocre, place was packed.

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 (Austin)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Amazing food. The alligator meatballs were memorable. The only downside was that our waiter would insist us to order alcoholic beverages or get desserts. Over and over again. Made us think that he worked on commission. A minor detail if you consider the quality of their food.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We were seated at the time of our reservation, no waiting. The BBQ oysters were so tiny (no oyster in it) that the manager had to come over and apologize and bring a new plate. We waited 40 minutes for our entrees. Two of our group (5 people) hd to send back the fish as it was so overdone that it was inedible. Have been here many times in the past and will never go back again.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The food is good as always and yet the service was unusually bad. Asked the waiter specifically if the red fish with okra can be prepared without bacon and was told yes and then when the meal was delivered it was red fish WITHOUT ANY OKRA. Definitely not happy and food cane out late and little cold.

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Went for work. Great food and service. Neat atmosphere. Tuna steak was amazing !!! Red fish that I tried was amazing. Alligator balls appetizer was fabulous. Highly enjoyed the bread pudding. Definitely a must visit . Lighting at our corner table was a bit bright the rest of the restaurant was dimmed and perfect .

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·Dined on November 9, 2017

New to the French Quarter and this place came highly recommended. I absolutely need to share and do the same to all who are looking for a spot to dine in the FQ. Mixed drinks were fabulous and the meals that followed were excellent. Must haves, the buffalo oysters, the signature red fish entree and the tuna bowl. Neither of those dishes will disappoint.

Tags: Late-night Find, Happy Hour, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups
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