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Big Al's Seafood

1377 West Tunnel BLVD, Houma, LA 70360
(985) 876-4030
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Ranked #9 of 160 Restaurants in Houma
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Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Bedford, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We were with large group family. Service was great. Must try the chargrilled oysters. They were so awesome! We also had a fried seafood combo. All was delicious.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I love big Al's. I had what they do best, a pound of delicious boiled locally caught crawfish with the traditional sides of sweetcorn, sausage and potato and of course not forgetting the obligatory seafood dip. The spicy seasoning on the crawfish is divine and whilst the peeling of crawfish takes some practice if you aren't from Louisiana (I'm English)... More

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Dania Beach, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The staff and food were both horrible... the waitress complained right in front of us that the hostess sat another table in her area... the food was disgusting

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Covington, Louisiana, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We try and make a trip to Big Al's Seafood whenever we are in Houma. Enjoy great food and service with a reasonable price.

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Houston, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We heard great reviews of this restaurant and then found out try meant before management changed. The food was bland. Large portions but a waste of good and money when the food doesn't taste good. Really disappointed because we were looking forward to some great cajun home cooking.

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Houma, Louisiana, USA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The boiled seafood's don't taste like Cajun boiled seafood, to much pepper maybe because they use the same water for all boils and just add more pepper.

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Houma, Louisiana, Usa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Big Al's always has the best seafood in town. When we go there we ask for Ms. Rebecca, she's the best server there! The others may be good, but Rebecca's the BEST!!! The boiled seafood is seasoned to perfection & the fried seafood is never over cooked. From the raw oysters on the half-shell to the charbroiled oysters, fried alligator... More

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Ankeny
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

It may not be fair of me to rate this place, but since I was responsible for a $270 bill for 5 people, I figure I have the responsibility. The place reminds me of an American seafood place that would be built in China. You have to like this kind of thing, and I am frankly a meat and potato... More

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West Union, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

Great, friendly service, pretty reasonable prices for such fresh, in season seafood. Hubby had a pound of crawfish, which he said was the best he'd ever had. I had the Combo Seafood Platter which had grilled shrimp, grilled catfish, grilled oysters and grilled soft shell blue crab. It was all excellently prepared and delicious. Our server was very accommodating as... More

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Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I have family here and we go out to eat at this restaurant every time. They have the best boiled shrimp. I have loved every thing I have tried here. The seafood tastes so fresh too. Love it!

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