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Mike Anderson's Seafood Restaurant

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1 Poydras St. 163, New Orleans, LA 70130-1657
(504) 522-7727
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Best food court meal I've ever had

Our family of 4 ate here in the food court at the Riverwalk- and loved it. Seafood chowder, gumbo, and red beans and rice were all very good. We never expected to get such good food at a food court!

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2012
ChuckandAmy
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Plainfield, IL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013 via mobile

The food was average. The service reminded me of old and rude New Orleans of the 70's & 80's. Back then, rudeness in the tourist business was the norm. Well, they welcomed it back. The oyster poor boy was OK but not the best poor boy the city has to offer. New Orleans has much better food than this and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

We were attending a conference next door in the convention center. Skip the convention center food and come next door to the Riverwalk mall and eat here. It's a fast food place, but they fry up the food fresh. It's inexpensive for what you get and just as good as any other fried seafood I had in NOLA. You have... More 

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Plainfield, IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

Our family of 4 ate here in the food court at the Riverwalk- and loved it. Seafood chowder, gumbo, and red beans and rice were all very good. We never expected to get such good food at a food court!

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Sanford, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

What more can I say than the title I've assigned? A mainstay in the French Quarter and a great culinary experience! Try it you'll like it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

It's in the food court in the Riverwalk mall, and lots to choose from. Got the seafood platter; catfish, oysters and shrimp, really liked the coleslaw it has an interesting flavour. Highly suggest this restaurant. The seafood was very tasty service was friendly and courteous.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

We visited the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas and visited the awesome River Walk in New Orleans. This particular Mike Anderson's was on the River Walk amongst dozens of other food places. I chose this place because I knew it would have fresh fried foods. The menu had a selections of crab claws, hush puppies, whole catfish, boiled shrimp and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

We were really disappointed in the quality of the food and the horrible service. If you are going to serve really bad food the least you can do is serve it without an attitude. Definitely will not go back to this location again

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Saraland, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

If you like southern fried catfish , this is the place to eat in the Riverwalk.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

You know, a food court, like a suburban mall. This is River Walk. You stand in line to fetch yr food then you try to balance yr food around kids to find a table that doesn't have some one "saving it" etc etc. It was a long line on this rainy Saturday. Maybe we chose it because it had a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

It is nice to have this local flavor of food in a mall food court. I ordered the shrimp po' boy; fries came with it. The shrimp was very good, but I didn't like it as part of the sandwich. I liked the bread too, just ate it separate from the shrimp. I felt eating it as a sandwich took... More 

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Address: 1 Poydras St. 163, New Orleans, LA 70130-1657
Phone Number: (504) 522-7727
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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  • Address: 1 Poydras St. 163, New Orleans, LA 70130-1657
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: (504) 522-7727

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

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