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Galley Seafood Restaurant

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2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
+1 504-832-0955
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“boiled shrimp” (21 reviews)
“broiled seafood” (13 reviews)
“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here in July with about 20 co-workers. The menu is wonderful and they offer a lot of boiled seafood which many other restaurants do not. They have a great appetizer selection and the calamari and stuffed jalapenos were great. They also have some of...More

Thank stdogg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boiled crabs and shrimp, onion rings, seafood gumbo and fried fish, I tried it all and it was really really good. But above all were the crabs, that was really quite an experience!

Thank Andres C
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Prices charged are relatively higher than normal for this area. Food was bismal, asked for shrimp and crawfish dish with pasta and dish is all pasta, 2 small shrimp and 3 minute crawfish. When confronting server I'm told that shrimp is very expensive. Not to...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

They had friendly service and the food was pretty good. We were there on a Wednesday and it was still packed. It was a larger local crowd than tourists.

Thank Discover762171
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

It had been a long day without lunch and now it was after 4:00. We were headed back to Metairie and were looking for somewhere to eat on Metairie Rd when we saw Galley Restaurant. We went in and were seated on their porch. The...More

1  Thank Darrell V
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

I wanted to experience crawfish for the first time like a local, so I did some research that led me to The Galley. Easy, short drive from New Orleans, and I didn’t feel like I was being ripped off in a tourist trap. Our waiter...More

1  Thank Charise L
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went for dinner on a recommendation. We were charged over the odds for boiled crayfish- which were tiny. And had a fried seafood platter with crab which was very expensive. The food was tasty. We waited about an hour for our...More

Thank Georgiee3000
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Met our family for lunch and our party of six was seated on the porch. The vast menu, heavily emphasizing seafood, including oysters, crawfish and shrimp, is sure to please the most discriminating diner. Yes the prices are up there, but the the quality and...More

1  Thank nanGDestin_FL
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Ate dinner with some friends on Friday and we had the best boiled shrimp Ever,the crawfish was hot and delicious we order a onion rings and crawfish hush puppies seafood platter and gulf shrimp dinner which was amazing. We enjoyed this Resturant and will be...More

1  Thank Monique B
Reviewed December 31, 2017

I got a seafood platter with stuffed crab , my cousin got a shrimp po-boy her husband and fried fish dinner and their daughter had the children's shrimp . We had 1 onion ring as a appetizer 2 beers and 4 cokes and before gratuity...More

Thank Michael C
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July 19, 2017|
Response from GIGROCKS61 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant has charlk board witth Daily specials and always offers hot boiled seafood as well as fried seafood, grilled items so fresh amazing. A must try
Barbara H
February 14, 2015|
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Response from MatureTraveler73 | Reviewed this property |
10 -15 minutes at the most from the Marriott Courtyards in Metairie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-832-0955
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