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Acme Oyster House

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3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
+1 504-835-6410
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gumbo” (100 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very cute decorating, excellent service and delicious food. Easy to see why this is a local favorite. I loved the gumbo and craw puppies!

Thank virginia t
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I liked the food but it was an extraordinarily long wait. So was the wait worth it? Maybe not but fun atmosphere

Thank Meg C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here once or twice a month, and it's always on the itinerary when family or friends visit. Out-of-towners always love it, as does my husband. I like it very much. The seafood is well-fried, and the oysters always seem to be good, even...More

Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small establishment but the food was awesome!! We had Chargrilled oysters, Boom Boom Shrimp, and Fried Seafood Platter and all were to die for. Nice and fresh and cooked to perfection! Must try place to eat.

Thank Regina K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so so. Not bad but for a seafood hub there are much better places that aren't so stuffy and crowded. There were 2 of us so we were seated at a small table....and by small, I mean, you could barley fit 2...More

Thank zanabanan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met family here and had an amazing meal. The charbroiled oysters are to die for. Two had popcorn shrimp salad which looked good. There was even the choice of a hamburger for my husband who is allergic to shellfish. The waitress made note of...More

Thank Minetta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Thursday evening and the Services and Food were EXCELLENT! If you like oysters this is the place for you.

Thank eugenetheresa7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a regular here for my Oyster fix. Fresh and not least Charbroiled Oysters for which I believe are the best in my area. The menu is reasonable large and include many local dishes that are all good. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Bjornar49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a foodie! I've cooked and eaten with some of the best. My meal with family was the best oyster experiences I've ever had - Period! We started with a dozen fresh that were so sweet, so large and plump that they led to another...More

Thank OsoGrandeBlanco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing, but service was slow took her eight minutes to get us an actual drink The charbroiled oysters are a must-try they were delicious!!

Thank Angela H
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Questions & Answers
June 11, 2016|
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Response from sunshineshan01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a to go menu. But they do not deliver.
February 12, 2015|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
Ready314 put it right, there are numerous good seafood restaurants in Metairie. A acme is very good and less expensive than most. If you like Gumbo, try chef's Ron Gumbo. It's harder to find but well worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-6410
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