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Acme Oyster & Seafood House

3000 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-3027
(504) 835-6410
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Ranked #6 of 427 Restaurants in Metairie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Montgomery
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

The food is always good and the closeness to our hotel made it easy to get to. Parking can be a bit tight on busy nights but the adjacent shopping center usually has spaces open a short walk away. The atmosphere can be noisy so don't assume you can carry on much of a dinner conversation. All the wait staff... More

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Vicksburg, Mississippi
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

A group of my family and friends and I are here Saturday night. It was once again, a fantastic experience. The food was great, service was great, and as always, the atmosphere is welcoming. We ordered a variety of dishes between the eight of us, and everything came out freshly cooked, proper temperature, and in great portions. We will continue... More

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D.C.
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141 reviews 141 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This branch of Acme is on Veteran's Highway in Metairie. I know of three, one in the French Q., one on the North Shore and this one. I usually favor this one because of its convenient location and the easy parking. It is good, make no mistake. The oyster dishes, including the char-grilled, are excellent. On our last visit, though,... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Was taken there by my cousins who are New Orleaneans. Really good oysters - including some very tasty baked ones. I also had the seafood gumbo and the shrimp poo boy! yummmy....really good! Overall a very unpretentious place where you can get away from us loud turists and have great food.

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Canton, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Went with a large group of business associates most of whom had never had Cajun food. They were all able to find something they liked and everyone raved about the quality and portion size if the food. service was great and food was great.

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

crowded long wait had a beer. cancelled the meal and left. they were not very organized won't return

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Metairie, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love the fried and grilled oysters here. A taste you'll never forget...My friend and I went here just for a quick meal. The food was delicious and the wait staff was awesome.

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California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Grilled oysters are amazing. I used to play music at a restaurant in California and they had a celebration one year and the owners brought n a selection of raw oysters. This was my first time trying raw oysters and my first time drinking vodka and my first time eating oyster shooters with vodka. These ones at the acme grilled... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We went to Acme Oyster House today and had a wonderful time. We ordered the captain's platter for 2. When they say for 2 they actually mean for 3, it was amazing and so good, we also got the oyster soup. The staff was so wonderful and helpful. Thanks to Joe, Kateriha and Sam everything was amazing. And yes my... More

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Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Give the grilled oysters a try. Very good! Did have to wait for a table but only about 10 minutes. Staff was knowledgable and service was good.

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