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Galley Seafood Restaurant

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2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
+1 504-832-0955
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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116 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

My dad and I stopped in here for lunch. I was expecting fireworks but instead I got a big disappointment. We got here at around 1 and the place had a good crowd. At first we were seated inside, but had to move to the outdoor patio because it was freezing cold inside- not a huge deal. We both ordered... More 

Thank Marielle S
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

The food was not very good and incredibly over priced i have never paid so much for such little in return i will never go again

Thank Tj S
Gonzales, Louisiana
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Went to The Galley this weekend after hearing their commercials fairly regular we decided to check it out was greeted seated and waited on very quickly nice size group of friends I think there were seven of us the wait staff was all right on time with everything including some jokes and some fun very accommodating the food was fair... More 

Thank Allan W
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

Our customers picked this location because they are from the area and being from the Midwest I couldn't have been happier! For appetizers we ordered the coconut shrimp, raw and grilled oysters. Coconut shrimp is not like you get from Applebees it is actually nice size shrimp with a light coating and it is cooked perfectly. The raw oysters were... More 

Thank BrianEH32766
Metairie, Louisiana
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63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

No fancy creations, just old style seafood. Relaxed atmosphere which was nice on a rainy afternoon. If they have it try the fried Oyster blt. Shrimp and grits is awesome too.

Thank David D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food. We all ordered different dishes and each one was tasty!! The remoulade salad dressing was incredible. The hush puppies and crab cakes were divine.

Thank Nikki A
Atlanta, Georgia
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111 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

My wife and I met my sister and brother-in-law at the Galley had some oysters and one of the largest Bloody Mary's we have ever been served. Crawfish were in season and they were delicious.......worth the trip!

Thank Lloyd L
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

I was craving po boy of some sort and decided to try this place out. Not only was the cashier rude, but she took my order to go when I wanted to dine in. Sure it was a Sunday mid afternoon but it wasn't that busy. Then when I noticed they seated a caucasian couple over a black couple which... More 

Thank Alex M
Coral Gables, Florida
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108 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016

Went to Galley Seafood restaurant for lunch with a friend. I ordered the fresh (NOT) broiled Louisiana Redfish, some seafood gumbo and a salad. The gumbo was just fair and the salad was nothing special but the Redfish (very pricey) was horrible and frozen not fresh. This restaurant has been around for a long time and use to have good... More 

1 Thank Bill K
Metairie, Louisiana
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

The galley has the best old time boiled seafood in town. Their other food is also very good. The place has an old time lake pontchatrain atmosphere . Their quality of boiled seafood is prime. Ps don't pass up their roast beef po boys or the crayfish hush puppies

Thank Donald H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, 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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?