Superior Seafood

4.7
3067 Reviews
$31 to $50
Seafood
Superior Seafood & Oyster Bar is located in historic Uptown New Orleans, and is known for its authentic Louisiana seafood and Creole-inspired dishes at an affordable price.

Situated directly on the St. Charles streetcar line (stop number 24), on the corner of St. Charles and Napoleon Avenues, the restaurant offers a front row seat to all the beautiful sights and sounds New Orleans has to offer. The menu offers something for every taste, with items ranging from Shrimp & Grits to Filet Mignon, and many in between.

Safety precautions

Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Proof of vaccination required to dine indoors
What 3067 people are saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
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4.6
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4.6
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vipNolaNick
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and atmosphere. Never disappoints.

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iBthegoodword
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was excellent. Our server was AMAZING. Bienville oysters are the BOMB! Frozen cocktails were great.

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Honeybee933
New Orleans
15 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food5service4ambience1

I will not return for dinner on the weekend. The noise was deafening. There were a number of large tables. We had a reservation and were seated by the restroom door, so in addition to the roar of the crowd, a constant stream of people passed back and forth close to our table.

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TheresaR
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Superior Seafood is perfect if you want a great New Orleans meal. It has an energetic atmosphere with decently priced food and drinks. Happy hours deals are amazing. The service was super super nice.

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vipEpicCurean
Washington DC
22 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Beautiful venue, white tablecloths, ample space, reasonable prices, good service, and satisfying meals. We got catfish, 12 oysters, and the French 75 salad. With a petite loaf of bread and salty butter, it was a perfect dinner for two.

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CarmeloT
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best happy hour in town! The oysters are top notch!

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AmandaW
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall2food1service2ambience4

The food was pretty but not tasty. The drinks were cute but there was no alcohol in them at all. Will not eat here again.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is one of my favorite restaurants in New Orleans. I am never disappointed and am always guaranteed to have a great meal and fantastic time.

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paolae
New Orleans
4 reviews
Dined on October 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always great food and friendly staff.We'll be back again.

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PamG
Las Vegas
8 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful meal and cocktails. The waiter gave good recommendations. The shrimp and grits was very flavorful, and the bbq shrimp appetizer was really good. Everyone enjoyed their meals, and we had a great time!

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TrichelleF
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

For a busy Saturday night everything was wonderful. We were running a little behind due to traffic, called to notify the hostess and they were very understanding. Our server was awesome, and the manager Joe was absolutely great. The food and the frozen French 75 were to die for. The entrée took a little longer than expected to come out BUT so worth it. I've been here multiple times and will be back even more.

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viphhjanuary3
New Orleans
74 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waitress Rowan was wonderful! Food was great! Little more loud as hard to hear sometimes but its always been that way and we keep coming back !!:)

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Gaby
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our experience was outstanding! Brough my boyfriend for his bday and we wanted to order everything from the menu lol.

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Eanubian
Detroit
9 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent. Service was unsurpassed - loved the crawfish & corn chowder. The shrimp & Grits were exquisite. Let’s not forget the escargot & endless bread!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed their new outdoor patio

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MichelleL
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful! We had the best waitress, Daniella was so attentive and pleasant. Everything was perfect !

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vipDoug
Chicago
9 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Second time my wife and I have eaten here. We had the seafood pasta which was excellent. We also thoroughly enjoyed the crawfish cornbread. My wife was a little less than fully enthralled with her gumbo. Would definitely eat here again.

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KarenM
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and Service are excellent. I am a regular.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The entire staff were so nice and welcoming. Thank you all for making the experience wonderful

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L234
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Prices were high and server barely came over to the area. Food was good though. Would not recommend to people who are on a budget.

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Bell
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

We had a wonderful lunch. The grilled oysters and the food were delicious and our server Ashley was very nice and attentive. We were seated outside as requested. The ambience was nice. Most of the staff was friendly. The hostess could have been more welcoming, but other than that it was great. Thank you.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
9 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server John was great! Took very good care of us.

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vipHelenJ
Montreal
21 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent vegetarian or vegan risotto available

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Another epic experience! Great service and food as usual! Thank you!

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DonaldB
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Beautiful/romantic setting. Food was amazing

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vipNolaLimey
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything good except they did not check for vaccine status as required by the city. That was disappointing.

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chrisM
Cleveland
5 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience3

We went on a Friday night on business. Again they had someone at their piano playing and they sat us right next to him. You cannot have a conversation and I had them move us (they did in a couple minutes, but to a table by the server station). Their restaurant is to small to have the piano and singer, even for the weekends and probably isn't needed to help. They should consider dropping it due to their room size

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vipKelly
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience5

Service was great & most of the food was amazing! The oysters weren’t very flavorful so a bit disappointing.

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LinaL
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Drum/Red Fish was yummy! We also had the BBQ shrimp and that was awesome, very well flavored.

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juanad
Tallahassee
7 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing!! Super food ! Ambiance , location, service
All was great !!!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The food was absolutely amazing! And the service was great! Love the frozen mimosa’s!

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vipCynthiaH
Los Angeles
14 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was great. Always very good. Love it!

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food and service as always!

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AlyseR
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

All good but too many flies

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vipJane
New Orleans
4 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Just great!! Always good!

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vipMariogator
New Orleans
14 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

This is a great-looking place, bustling like a French brasserie, always with excellent food, very good service, good happy hour, and overall one of our favorite restaurants in town.

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ChristinaG
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Bon voyage dinner for our daughter. Service was friendly, fun, and professional. Food was amazing always! One of our favorite restaurants in New Orleans!

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DonnaS
Chicago
6 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always enjoy the food and atmosphere immensely! The crawfish Mac 'n cheese and gumbo are among our favorites! We typically just order 4-6 appetizers and soupier the whole meal as there is so much variety and flavor.

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vipRooster99
New Orleans
55 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Although they are still understaffed, the only thing they did not have were oysters. I had the Salmon and my wife had the Redfish and bother were delicious. We have never had a bad meal or service at Superior Seafood. We are luck to live in walking distance from this and other great restaurants. I guess that why we live in New Orleans with all the politics and hurricanes that try and chase us away. But I have to say this last Hurricane IDA got us thinking about moving.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on September 11, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

Food took way too long to come out!

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Superior Seafood using the Order Online button. Superior Seafood also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (504) 293-3474.

Superior Seafood is rated 4.7 stars by 3067 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.