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“Loud” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
5011 Pan American West Fwy NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109-2239
505-345-0240
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Ranked #8 of 1,515 Restaurants in Albuquerque
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Santa Barbara, California
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291 restaurant reviews
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400 helpful votes 400 helpful votes
“Loud”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

The food is really good. The restaurant is very loud. Our server was fantastic and super attentive. The gumbo was delicious!

Visited March 2013
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English first
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“not authentic”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

after having worked in LA for several months I was craving cajun food. Thought maybe Pappadeaux's would satisfy the craving. Boy, was it ever disappointing. It was bland, chain restaurant food that was overpriced.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Happy Hour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I always have a great time when I go to happy hour. They have good margarita's and the best oysters on the half shell. Friendly bar tenders!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“A Tasty Chain”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Make no mistake, Pappadeaux is a chain. However, so far as seafood in the desert landscape of New Mexico goes- it is pretty darn good. There are some unique entrees, and oysters are never in short supply. As other reviewers have mentioned, it can be a little pricey- but not more than you would really expect for seafood. Also, there are some great deals during happy hour. This is a very good after work spot.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Great Happy Hour - Yummy Seafood & Drinks”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Good prices, great happy hour specials, delicious seafood and more than decent drinks. I will certainly be eating here again.

Visited December 2012
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