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Estrella Steak, Lobster & Seafood House

237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
+1 504-296-3005
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel recommended this restaurant on our first evening in the Big Easy. We were a bit tired from our travels and just wanted good Cajun/Creole food. We got that and more! First the food....our server suggested our appetizers and they were amazing. Crab cakes,...More

Thank Dolphndaze
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very local...not for sissies who need certain accoutrements. There is no AC and the folks dont care if you stay...uh but the food

Thank infoR5531UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some folks complain about how much time it takes to dine in this small restaurant. All I can say is that if you come to New Orleans for fast food, you don't understand New Orleans. This place was recommended by a friend, and it was...More

Thank KentuckyHighlander
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

We had come in right after 10pm the music had just stopped. We were by ourselves for a while. Our server was awesome and funny. He made our first night in New Orleans a great experience. The barbecue shrimp we had as an appetizer was...More

Thank Paula E
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Want to have a great meal in the Quarter? Tired of all the touristy places? I recommend this restaurant. Food is excellent, staff are very friendly and they had live jazz when we were there. Highly recommended!

Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Two years ago we found this hidden treasure on our first trip to NOLA. Imagine our surprise when we learned that Estrella (previously known as Star) was still in operation! Tonight we met their new bartender Jerrod who served up the most amazing Star-tini, Lemon...More

Thank Courtney54476
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We had a lovely meal, one of the best lobster bisque we have had and we had the special which was a huge steak/rib of beef and king prawns, amazing food, the steak was delicious.

Thank DawnClacton
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Ordered delivery. Wish I hadn't. I asked for no bacon and a medium well burger. It was raw and covered in bacon. I tried to scrape off as much as I could, but the bacon had been sprinkled over the entire burger and had soaked...More

Thank Sharon O
Reviewed June 9, 2017

As we wandered the streets of the French Quarter we came across Estrella's. It is a small quaint restaurant and bar. We had a variety of jambalaya and creole dishes. My wife was not a fan of the black beans and rice when the chef...More

Thank carpenter8033
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Donna was our waitress. She was great. We enjoyed the live entertainment and the food. The sweet potato fries were cooked perfectly. The lobster bisque was delicious.

Thank ElleyGator
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-296-3005
  • E-mail
Estrella Steak and Lobster House is located in the heart of the French Quarter at 237 Decatur Street. Featuring authentic creole dishes, our menu will have you visiting again and again. Formerly Star Steak and Lobster. 237 Decatur Street, NOLA (504) 296-3005
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