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J's Seafood Dock At the French Market

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2019 Winner
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Lunch
CUISINES
Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here twice when we were visiting and both times the food was delicious hot and fresh! we had the seafood quesadillas the shrimp and grits and the soft shell crab, they were always friendly and helpful and they were always very busy but...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Wendy C
Reviewed June 4, 2019

If you love boiled seafood and are visiting New Orleans, this place is a MUST. So fresh and incredibly spicy! Bring some bottled water along with you. I visit them every single time I'm in town.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Saw this place on a YouTube video depicting the best crab cakes by some Band Rodie "World Traveler" who has seen and tried everything NOLA and around the world multiple times. He had some NOLA local chef lady bring him to J’s Seafood Dock at...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 111familyman111
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

The food was very very good.... seasoned well! I had the shrimp boat. My husband ordered the seafood quesadillas and the fried crawfish tails. All dishes were great! The only reason I scored them a 4 is because of the length of time it took...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Tamaria W
Reviewed March 27, 2019

I cannot say enough about this place! The staff is amazing, the oysters are delicious. You should not go to New Orleans and miss this place, it's fantastic! The oysters are fresh because we were told they don't have a lot of storage so they...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank LisaClohessey
Reviewed March 3, 2019

We eat there twice during our stay. Best Oyster I had. My wife likes raw ($20 a dozen). I prefer charbroiled ($24 a dozen). Oysters are big and fresh. They also have crawfish and few other items. But we are there for Oysters.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kxz255
Reviewed February 17, 2019

The food was just ok & was very expensive. We had four oysters with a piece of bread & it was $13. Way overpriced for what we got. The girl at the counter was not very friendly either, but maybe she was just having a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Allison B
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Amazing food and atmosphere. Oysters were amazing, shrimp tacos are a must and steamed shrimp are unforgettable. A must every visit to New Orleans! Thanks for the amazing seafood experience!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Queenjmac
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Tried numerous restaurants that were recommended for grilled oysters, this was by far the best. MUST TRY!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Carlos S
Reviewed December 18, 2018

I've always been skeptical of these French Market food stands but HEY! This is New Orleans. So I gave the gumbo a try at the Seafood Dock and it was good stuck...made a great afternoon snack

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BigJon55
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Not sure! We ordered Oysters and fish tacos that were delicious
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