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2000 W Esplanade Ave, Kenner, LA 70065-3419
504-468-1647
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 21
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Awesome Service and Awesome Food

Very good meals at a very affordable price have been back many times would recommend to anyone I love the boiled mushrooms and oysters are fresh

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Allan W
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Gonzales, Louisiana
via mobile
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Gonzales, Louisiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Very good meals at a very affordable price have been back many times would recommend to anyone I love the boiled mushrooms and oysters are fresh

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Atlanta, GA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

There are so many seafood restaurants in the New Orleans area, you'd think restaurateurs would step up their game. Not here. The food and service was just poor. There were like 2 servers for our group of 13, but neither seemed to care if we were taken care of. Not a bit of concern. We were missing a drink, we... More 

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Ruston, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Local food without the tourist pricing. Small place that has great crawfish, oysters on the half shell, and gumbo. Get there early to beat the crowd!!

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New Orleans
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have enjoyed both dining in and take out from this restaurant. The poor boys are excellent and the turnaround is pretty quick. What does seem to be an issue is the bartenders' ability to calculate the bill at the adjoining bar. You must walk outside to get into the place, and some of the restaurant food is served there.... More 

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Kenner, Louisiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great seafood in a laid back atmosphere. Boiled seafood, poboys and gumbo are my favorites Plenty of parked and convenient location. Treat yourself.

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Baton Rouge, LA
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156 reviews 156 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stopped in for lunch on our way back to Baton Rouge after a weekend of Mardi Gras parades. This was our first time here. We arrived at 2:00PM for a late lunch and they had a line of people. I thought, this is a good sign. Some of our party wanted boiled crawfish and some wanted regular seafood. I... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

My family used to really enjoy Smitty's. Not so much anymore. Smitty's is a good place for fried seafood. It is also a good place for boiled seafood. You are safe ordering any of the po-boys, especially the fried varieties. They use the recipe of good French bread and great local seafood. On the negative side, this little place is... More 

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Long Beach, Mississippi
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Came for a late lunch. Got a ham and cheese poorboy & fries. When food came out, the fries had red pepper sprinkled on them. I told the waitress I may not be able to eat them but I would try them first. I tried them, they were too spicy for me and slightly too undercooked for me. I asked... More 

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Kenner, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Stop in every few weeks for a good shrimp poboy! Nothing fancy but good friendly service at a good price.

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Douglass
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

It's a small cafe with a local feel but the food just didn't have any wow factor I was hoping for considering all the dinning option in the area, and the building shows little pride of ownership. We had the shrimp Po-Boy, shrimp basket, and the crawfish balls as an app. I ordered the po-boy dressed, but it was still... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2000 W Esplanade Ave, Kenner, LA 70065-3419
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Kenner
  • Phone Number: 504-468-1647

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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 - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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