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Big Al's Seafood

Certificate of Excellence
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1377 W Tunnel Blvd, Houma, LA 70360-2740
(985) 876-4030
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tampa, Florida
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Houma, we tried Big Al's which did not disappoint. Oyster's were fresh and reasonably priced, but the superstar was the fried Soft Shell Crab which was awesome. I highly recommend it.

Thank lebdude
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food, even though it was a little pricey. The portions are very large! A large order of fries would feed at least three people! Great service!

Thank My Info K
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I saw online about it's high ratings. So I tried it out. Was very good. I had crab cakes and fried shrimp. All was very good.

Thank wdh7159
Houma, Louisiana
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I went to Big Al's with some friends for lunch on Saturday just recently and was surprised to see that the weekend lunch crowd was virtually non existent. We were seated immediately the waitress arrived shortly after and started us with our drinks. We were not drinking alcoholic beverages although they can be purchased there. We were offered an appetizer... More 

Thank Medcare2005
Houma, Louisiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Nice selection of boiled and fried seafood, with delectable appetizers and entries, all prepared fresh and hot!

1 Thank Ted T
Redding, California
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62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Boiled crawfish and shrimp were boiled to perfection and the potatoes, sausage, and corn were flavorful.

1 Thank RevDoPray
Hagerstown, Maryland
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Nice spaced out seating, large menu and yummy food. The servers were very nice and happy to help. Worth a visit!

1 Thank SamCoolMD
Boonsboro, Maryland
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

IF you are in Houma for any reason, Big Al's Seafood is worth a visit. Great food, nice atmosphere. Enjoy it

1 Thank bflook
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic!! My husband decided to try the crawfish boil with potatoes and sausage. He never tried this before and a couple next to us saw him struggling with the crawfish so they gave him some pointers!! The portions are huge! I had the fried shrimp and French fries and could not even eat half of it because... More 

1 Thank kdillon5479
Memphis TN
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160 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We are in Houma on business and our local contacts suggested this place. Great choice where the seafood is local, the beer is cold and the servers fun helpful and great at bantering with the customers. If you get Rebecca, be prepared for an entertaining experience...she didn't miss a beat with her retorts to our end of a long day... More 

1 Thank burtw

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1377 W Tunnel Blvd, Houma, LA 70360-2740
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Houma
  • Phone Number: (985) 876-4030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?