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Dupuy's Oyster Shop

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108 S Main St, Abbeville, LA 70510-4630
337-893-2336
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Oysters were the best I have EVER had!

Oysters on half shell were the best I have ever had…..then had a crab cake the size of a BigMac, crunchy on the outside, sweet on the inside…oh, and all on angel hair pasta loaded with crawfish….Banana pudding dessert was wildly good and they give giant portions. If you can't love this place, you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
StRaymond
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New Canaan
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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57 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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New Canaan
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Oysters on half shell were the best I have ever had…..then had a crab cake the size of a BigMac, crunchy on the outside, sweet on the inside…oh, and all on angel hair pasta loaded with crawfish….Banana pudding dessert was wildly good and they give giant portions. If you can't love this place, you can't love. I'll be back….

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114 reviews 114 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stopped here for lunch on the recommendation of the women staffing the local museum in Gueydan, just up the road. The food was good, and the atmosphere casual and relaxed. Service was prompt and pleasant. As the name suggests, the menu leans heavily seafood. We tried the fried green beans, which had good bean flavor, but were really no... More 

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Sumner, Washington
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205 reviews 205 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My only complaint is I wish this wonderful restaurant was near my home. Dupuy's is one of those places you hope to find while traveling. After reading the reviews. I hoped it would be good. When we arrive in town I drove by a few places to see where we were going to diner later that night. Looked in Dupuy's... More 

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Park City, Utah, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I have eaten in some amazing restaurants all over the world, I would put Dupuys up there with the best. Service is friendly and attentive, down home feel, world class food. I have been ther twice now, going out of my way the second time! Gumbo and oysters are some of the best I've had, but the crab cakes are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Drinks were great. The biggest crab cakes I have ever eatten. With real large crab meat. Sause was drizzled lightly on top, just right. And as always we can't leave without having the raw oysters.

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Midland, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Came here on 2-5-15. The oysters on half shell were very good and fresh and clean tasting. Had the fried combination platter and it was great, can't go wrong eating here. Service was good. you will be glad you came

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Franklin, Louisiana
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81 reviews 81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Coming from Franklin, my wife and I brought another couple from out of town. We had previously ignored the recommendations of local friends who told us this was the best food in town. We went to another oyster restaurant across the bayou, and were completely disappointed with their over-hyped food and service. This time we trusted the local knowledge, and... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

A large, casual, family restaurant with lots of great standard Louisiana seafood dishes. Close to the central square in Abbeville. There is usually a wait, but you can sit outside and chat and there are always great people to talk to.

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New Canaan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Our order was simple: oysters, gumbo and beer. Oysters were a nice size, gumbo was well seasoned, beer was cold. Food was great, served up with the warm Cajun hospitality that I love. This place is terrific, you will be happy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I would eat here again. The food was fast and tasteful. Alligator table covers with an alligator head on the fireplace.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 108 S Main St, Abbeville, LA 70510-4630
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Abbeville
  • Phone Number: 337-893-2336

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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