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Acme Oyster & Seafood House

3000 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
(504) 835-6410
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Ranked #7 of 437 Restaurants in Metairie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Meridian, Idaho
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We ended up here for dinner on our last night of a short visit to the area. There wasn't anyone in our party interested in oysters so no idea how those are. I had the 10 Napkin roast beef po'boy. Basically it was potroast gravy and bread. Sort of a let down. My son had the 1/2 and 1/2 platter... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Had dinner there with my husband and toddler son twice. The staff was friendly, the food was good, and it's family friendly. Love the Cajun sampler plate! Would definitely go back and recommend!

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Saint Cloud
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Had roasted oysters they were small and expensive considering there is another house serving 50 cent oysters not far away and they were bigger and had a better taste. Beer was excessively over priced.

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Pineville, Louisiana
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Acme Oyster House has been a French Quarter place for years now in Metarie easy in and out near the malls. Casual family place with good food and prices. Service was quick and our waitress was helpful and prompt. We had fried oyster and shrimp poboys and the seafood was fresh and tasty.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Nice Casual restaurant. The day we were there, the Saints were playing and the game was on the TV. People were wearing their black and gold and the atmosphere was enthusiastic. The food was very good. I'm not a raw oyster person, but had fried oysters and they were expertly done. My only complaint with this restaurant was our waiter,... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My wife and I visited on a Sunday night and sat in the bar area. One of the bartenders waited on us and did a very nice job. The raw oysters, chargrilled oysters, and oyster shooter were very good. We would visit this location again as well as recommend it to others.

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West hem
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

Eating at the Acme Oyster Bar was a fabulous first time experience. Our waiter, Michael made a couple of suggestions that turned out be a life changing experience. The Char-Grilled oysters are worth making the trip back to New Orleans to have again and again. The sauce on the Étouffée was perfect, not too thick and not too sweet. Adding... More 

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Metairie, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good place to eat. Prices are very reasonable. Go there fairly often. Occasionally will have a very good grilled fish of the day. Keep going because they have a dark beer on tap.

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River Vale, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Eat here 3 times while on vacation. The food was very good was very good & the service was excellent

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Birmingham, Alabama
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90 reviews 90 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I ate a quick lunch here one day this week. I sat at the bar and had some wonderful raw oysters. It was a quick in and out trip, as I had a meeting to attend. If you want great oysters, this is the place for a quick dozen!

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Additional Information about Acme Oyster & Seafood House

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

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