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Red Fish Grill

115 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2301
504-598-1200
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Ranked #94 of 1,630 Restaurants in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Iberville Street
Transit: Canal and St. Charles streetcars one block from the restaurant.
Description: Ralph Brennan's award winning casual New Orleans seafood restaurant and oyster bar on Bourbon Street. (Voted seafood restaurant 4 years, best oyster po-boy 2010 & 2011). Don't miss Red Fish Grill restaurant's heavenly BBQ Oysters, signature Alligator Sausage & Seafood Gumbo, Grilled Redfish and Double Chocolate Bread Pudding. Casual and fun (a sea of metal fish in neon swim overhead bright, hand painted tables). Open for lunch and dinner 7 days with a lively cocktail and oyster bar going from 11 AM - 11 PM, the perfect place to ease into New Orleans' laid back French Quarter lifestyle or tell it goodbye until next time.
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

took friends there..one of our favorite places to go when we are in town.. no need for me to look at menu, bbq crab claws with the killer sauce... others chose fish dishes & no one was disappointed.. seated in a little back room out of the hustle & bustle..chris & kevin were excellent servers!! I went back 2 days... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Amongst the hustle and bustle of Bourbon Street you can sneak away for a great meal at the Red Fish Grill. Serves a lot of typical New Orleans dishes. I had the BBQ Oysters that were amongst the best I have ever tasted - Crystal BBQ Sauce and Blue Cheese Dressing - Amazing. Our waiter was extremely attentive and the... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

This is a more casual high end restaurant in the French Quarter. Decor is nothing to write home about. The food is. We had 7 p.m. Friday reservations, and were seated promptly. Adolph was our waiter, explained everything well, and his service was excellent. Wife and I both ordered the redfish with crab topping, hickory-plank cooked. When it came out,... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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146 reviews 146 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

The Jambolia rizotto was excellent. My first experience of creole cooking - delicious! My wife had the wood fired red fish and crab meat lump and claimed it to be of the best fish she has ever had. We started with an appetizer of alligator sausage and gumbo soup that was spicy and exceptionally tasty. This place is really busy... More 

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New York City, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A busy, colorful and noisy place intended for tourists, young people in groups and families, beer connoisseurs not wine drinkers. Food is all-American seafood favorites, desserts lavish. .

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Boston, Massachusetts
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This restaurant had the typical NO fare. Located in the Jackson Square area, you can listen to the local musicians or watch the football game. The jambalaya was great. Quick service and good food.

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I have eaten lunch here on many NOLA visits and it is always great. We were seated at a table that is separated from the kitchen by glass windows - so you get to see your meal being prepared. We all had light lunches and shared red beans, oysters, salads, sandwiches and fish. All were great and the service is... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I have found that most of the restaurants on Bourbon St aren't very good but this one is an exception. We ordered drinks form the bar, all were good. The waiter was attentive but very busy. Our meals featured very fresh seafood but the grilled redfish plate (restaurant named after it) had a ridiculously small serving of redfish, more like... More 

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Milton, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Delicious LOCAL seafood (The chef is part of: http://www.mygulfwild.us/GW/our-story/) at reasonable prices make this worthwhile stop. Pair that with friendly service, phenomenal atmosphere and just plain BEING on Bourbon Street and you've got a restaurant that you simply shouldn't miss. The oysters are fantastic. (Try them with a shot of vodka dribbled on each oyster.) The Cajun Shrimp Jambalaya is... More 

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Fayetteville, GA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you want a great lunch or dinner in New Orleans be sure to stop at Red Fish Grill. The barbeque oyster po-boy is to die for. AA taste you will not get anywhere else. Combine that with the citys' best Bloody Mary and you have a lunch to remember.

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Additional Information about Red Fish Grill

Address: 115 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2301
Phone Number: 504-598-1200
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
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
Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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