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Poppy's The Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill

) #160 of 1,537 Restaurants in New Orleans $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
500 Port of New Orleans Pl, Suite 83, New Orleans, LA 70130-1662
+1 504-569-3380
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
500 Port of New Orleans Pl, Suite 83, New Orleans, LA 70130-1662
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Reviewed October 19, 2015

Great lunch, and they have their gluten free menu items labeled. Sat outside on a beautiful day while waiting for our riverboat tour, which was right next door.

Thank azbtown
Reviewed October 19, 2015

We purchased a groupon for this place..our first food groupon...let me tell you this place was just awesome....great food ...good service..and a live band....great value..i would have to recommend any shrimp dinner....you need to get to this place

Thank Carolyn F
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Stopped by on the river walk. Chosen basically because we were hungry. Very limited non seafood selections. I thought it was overpriced. The food was ok and the service was ok. The location is great overlooking the river. No reason to pan the place but...More

Thank pjlew71
Reviewed October 16, 2015

The location is a lovely view of the river and watching the ships roll by and the live music is a great touch too. The waiter was very distracted a lot while serving us and we had to yell our order to him due to...More

Thank Xavia T
Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

This is the second restaurant I've been to during my stay in New Otleans. From the outside it looks inviting and exciting. We checked out the menu online before we came so we were looking forward to trying some New Orleans cuisine. Our server, Lehrun,...More

Thank Stonsel83
Reviewed October 15, 2015

Choose that place for the last dinner. It's maybe nt as classy but food was good, the band was good, location is very good.

Thank Bigll
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

The excellent location on the river walk overlooking the Mississippi River and close proximity to the Aquarium of the Americas and shopping were the reasons why we decided to try this place. It was a Tuesday evening in October so the place was fairly quiet,...More

1  Thank Dane R
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Listened to music, watched the river. The wait staff brought out a dog bowl with water and ice cubes.

Thank harmsenom
Reviewed October 13, 2015

I was recently in New Orleans at a business conference and more-or-less stumbled upon this restaurant while exploring the riverfront area near my hotel. I took a chance and dropped in for dinner--and had a great experience. Good food, friendly wait staff and reasonable prices....More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

A really friendly crab shack on the river front. Despite the basic decor the food was very good. There's a good atmosphere with a lovely live band. The service was great - Amber (our waitress) was super attentive and even provided us with some helpful...More

Thank mbs2979
Anna T, Manager at Poppy's The Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review! We're so glad you had an opportunity to dine with us and received great service from Amber. We hope you'll join us again on your next visit to New Orleans!

Central Business District
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might suggest that this area is all about business and
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Are the Hurricanes worth the price?
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Response from Nuclear_contractor | Reviewed this property |
there are better hurricanes to be had in nola but as some have stated those places are on bourbon street and do not afford the view. the wife and I decided to drop in while we waited on the ferry. We actually got to... More
Do they sell gift cards?
November 12, 2016|
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Response from Terrell | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but if they do they will probably be as bad as the food.
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Do we need reservations?
May 17, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Port of New Orleans Pl, Suite 83, New Orleans, LA 70130-1662
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-569-3380
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