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Acme Oyster & Seafood House

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3000 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
(504) 835-6410
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 192
    Excellent
  • 129
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good oysters

Oysters are awesome! Enjoyed the atmosphere my kids enjoy eating here also. Family atmosphere service is good food comes quickly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Caleesha G
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Lafayette, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Great delicious char broiled oysters and poboy sandwiches. we there everytime we visit New Orleans. WR

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Oysters are awesome! Enjoyed the atmosphere my kids enjoy eating here also. Family atmosphere service is good food comes quickly.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Charbroiled oysters, Boom Boom Shrimp, side salad all tasted excellent and the ACME Sunset drink was great! The place stayed busy but our glasses stayed full! We'll be back!

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

My favorite place for char-boil oyster, the staff is GREAT, me an my husband comes here always, stop in anytime, u wont regret at all the food is great as well

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

I come to eat here every time I'm in N.O and they never let me down. It's no coincidence that there is always a line in front because the food is awesome. The guys working at the bar are always joking having a good time and they offer superior service. The shrimp platter will melt in your mouth. The charbroiled... More 

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Charleston, Illinois
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

A fun restaurant but it was obvious the soft shell crabs have been frozen which tend to make them have a bitter aftertaste.

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Locust Grove, Virginia, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

First time visiting New Orleans and staying in Metairie! It was highly recommended to give ACME a try, and it didn't disappoint! The shrimp and oyster platter was Awesome!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We were in NO for a cruise and this place was recommended by the hotel staff.....it was awesome. There were 8 of us in our group, my wife, 4 kids, and 3 teens. This was are first time trying a po'boy sandwich and these were great. Service was stellar, and watching them make the oysters right by the grill was... More 

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Paris, France
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I much prefer the Acme in Metairie to the one in the French Quarter -- no line for one thing and almost all the diners are locals. The restaurant was purpose built after Hurricane Katrina. We sat very close to the oyster bar. They put out scores of chargrilled oysters. It is fun to watch them sizzle and flame and... More 

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Church Point, Louisiana
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Best charbroiled oysters I have had in awhile!!! We had raw & charbroiled. Really good place to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3000 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: (504) 835-6410

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?