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Jake's Seafood & Restaurant

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2730 Mount Kennedy Dr, Marrero, LA 70072-5208
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Marrero, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

My friend S and I meet once a week for lunch. We often meet a Jakes. The food is like eating at your ma ma's house. The wait staff knows you and the service is great. It attracts repeat customers as well as new ones. If you leave hungry, it wasn't their fault.

Thank charles m
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

I had high hopes for this resteraunt based on the previous reviews. It was small and quiet with attentive staff. A place definitely frequented by locals. We had the Captains Platter which was way more food then we could eat. The "stuffed" items was very heavily breaded. Catfish and shrimp were excellent! So why the poor review? I found a... More 

Thank Katie G
Harvey, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

My title says a lot. Has Monday and Friday lunch buffets and a full blown Friday night buffet. The food is VERY good and you are not paying for fancy decorations.

Thank Roy D
Marrero, Louisiana
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Food came out hot and was very good. This is a good place to dine with friends or family. It is quite enough so you can have a good conversation with others.

Thank Ralph R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This restaurant is a good mom and pop place. They do an all you can eat red beans with chicken and pork chops on Mondays. Very good. Good price also. I have had the seafood as well. Good food.

Thank Markie26
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Enjoyed a delicious dinner at Jake's Seafood Restaurant in Marrero. This is a neighborhood restaurant where you are treated like Family. Jake's makes the BEST Seafood Gumbo in NOLA (seriously). We loved the Fried Seafood Platter, with Oysters, Shrimp, Catfish, & Stuffed Crab. The Crabmeat au Gratin was divine, as was their tasty Pasta Giardina with plump Gulf Shrimp served... More 

Thank SicillianCajun
Marrero, Louisiana
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Jakes' buffet is small and has limited offering. However, what is offered is relatively good. Do wish the breading on the fried catfish had a bit more flavor and spices. Great service and reasonable prices.

Thank RetiredNavy80
Plano, Texas
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Jakes Seafood would not be somewhere you would see unless you knew where to look, but make sure you do look because their food is just incredible. My husband got the oyster po-boy-- which was huge and the most delicious I've ever tasted-- and I had the Eggplant Orleans which was equally as fantastic. The fried pickles were absolutely out... More 

1 Thank Hilary R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Love the buffet on Monday's. They have fried pork chops and fried chicken legs and thighs, mashed potato's, gravy, red beans, white beans, rice and french bread pieces. They also have a salad bar and pudding. I have eaten there many times over the years not just on Mondays and my food has always been good. From the chicken fried... More 

1 Thank crjrsj41082
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Eat here at least once a week and have never gotten anything that wasn't delicious!!!! Go here and enjoy the food and service. You won't find a friendlier place in all of New Orleans!!!!!

1 Thank Gwen G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2730 Mount Kennedy Dr, Marrero, LA 70072-5208
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Marrero
  • Phone Number: 504-340-8506

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?