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Bourbon House

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Wed, 1/23
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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½ Doz $16.0
Doz $30.0
Oysters on the Half-Shell with Local Caviar
½ Doz $9.0
Doz $16.0
Louisiana Oysters on the Half-Shell
Le Petit $28.0
Le Grand $65.0
Le Royal $115.0
Fruits De Mer
freshly shucked oysters on the half-shell with local caviar, boiled Gulf shrimp, marinated crab fingers and seafood boucherie
½ Doz $12.0
Doz $24.0
2 Doz $48.0
Gulf Shrimp Boiled & Chilled
cocktail, remoulade and lemon aïoli
Specialty Gulf Oysters
Ask about our rotating selection of premium oysters. These half-shell beauties represent different flavors from the various Gulf regions
Bloody Mary Shrimp Cocktail
Green Tomato & Blue Crab Ravigote
Southeast Louisiana Ceviche
Add Jumbo Lump Crabmeat - Add Louisiana Crawfish Tails - 1/2 Doz $6, Doz $12
1/2 Dozen $12.0
1 Dozen $21.0
Charbroiled Oysters
flash broiled oysters on the half-shell in a Creole bordelaise butter
Add Grilled All Natural Chicken - $5, Add Fried Oysters or Boiled Shrimp
Soup Du Jour
Corn & Crab Soup
Seafood Gumbo
Spinach Salad
red onions, creole pecans, feta cheese, pecan molasses vinaigrette
BLT Wedge Salad
blue cheese or ranch dressing
Caesar Salad
romaine, croutons, shaved parmesan, caesar dressing
Bourbon House Salad
local greens, local tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, parmesan, croutons, bourbon vinaigrette
Flambeaux Rock Shrimp
flambeaux sauce
Viet-Cajun Boiled Shrimp
lemongrass, ginger, jalapeño, cilantro, basil
Crab Fingers Bordelaise
butter, garlic, lemon
Red Beans & Rice Stuffed Greens
pickled collard greens, grape leaf style
Trio of Louisiana Sausage
gator, andouille, chaurice, bourbon honey mustard, german potato salad
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
warm tartar sauce
Crispy Brussels Sprouts
cracklin dust, crystal honey
Duck Popper Meatballs
basil cream cheese, jalapeño bacon jelly
"Best Seafood Platter in New Orleans" CityBusiness served with pommes frites
Jumbo Gulf Shrimp
Des Allemands Catfish
Gulf Oysters
Combination (Shrimp, Catfish, Oyster)
12 Oz Ribeye $42.0
6 Oz Filet $38.0
Bourbon Surf & Turf
bourbon BBQ shrimp, whipped potatoes, andouille steak sauce
Fish En Papillote
lemon, dill, winter vegetables
Whole Gulf Fish
alabama white BBQ and crystal honey sauce, arugula salad
Redfish on the Half-Shell
jumbo lump crabmeat, crab-boiled potatoes, frisée, caramelized balsamic onions, lemon beurre blanc
Bourbon House BBQ Shrimp
jumbo gulf shrimp in the shell, new orleans style bourbon BBQ sauce, french bread
Louisiana Seafood Sampler
grilled shrimp, seared fish, crab imperial, corn & crab soup
Blackened Tuna & Shrimp Lettuce Wraps
citrus avocado salsa, pomegranate glaze
Bayou Stuffed Fish
skin on redfish, alligator sauce piquante, crab dressing, popcorn rice
Charbroiled Oyster Pasta
gulf oysters, cappellini, lemon, garlic, romano
Char-Grilled Pork Tenderloin
apple mirliton dressing, bourbon-fig glaze
Dickie Brennan’s Bourbon House is all about local seafood. If it’s not in season, you won’t find it on the menu. Enjoy authentic New Orleans dishes at New Orleans' premier oyster bar and seafood restaurant.
$22 - $36
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Cajun & Creole
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here for drinks, unbelievable Bourbon selection. Nice atmosphere, if you like Bourbon go check this place out. I will say the bartenders were not the most friendly, but honestly this was the case at most of the places we went. We did not eat...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chrisgC8060GH
Reviewed 5 days ago

New Orleans is known for it's amazing food. You can add Bourbon House to your list of upscale places to visit. Not only was the service and food amazing, but it has a great location as well. Everything that I tried there was great. As...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cduggin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The oyster bar steals the show but there are lots of other items to try. We had the oysters raw, and grilled. Both were very good even though the season is not perfect for oysters. We also had the little crab claws in a garlicky...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank calvinater1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended a company function at Bourbon House. For meal they had a fixed menu. I had the shrimp gumbo which was excellent. Served a filet for the main course which was cooked to perfection. Dessert was the bread pudding which was very tasty. Service was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jimpritchett
Reviewed 1 week ago

I Love the grilled Oysters here. My wife and I always try to set at the Oyster Bar. The guys always love to talk to you while the clean the Oysters.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TonyT1628
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice restaurant but the food was just ok. It's overpriced for the quality of food you receive. I had the corn and crab bisque and the redfish. The fish was not very flavorful but was edible and the bisque was the same....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank queenyb80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here TWICE as the service was wonderful. This restaurant is on Bourbon street but doesn't have the typical Bourbon street feel. If you sit at the one corner of the bar, you can watch them shuck the oysters, and mind you they are delicious....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Heatbake
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Relaxed place, efficient and attentive staff, wonderful food at fair prices, all on Bourbon Street. Great!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Zemilton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and service, would recommend. Great service team, split our entrees up for sharing, made great suggestions.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mcmugs m
Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave this a 4 out of 5 which is on the generous side. Some of the food was very good (appetizer and dessert), but the fried oysters was pretty mediocre. Service was on the poor side (slow and not very attentive) and I would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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March 1, 2018|
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Response from Bourbon H | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Linda. There are a multitude of parking garages within walking distance. We look forward to your visit!
March 26, 2017|
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March 16, 2017|
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Response from Ktulane84 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not to run around in an unruly fashion.
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