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Acme Oyster House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
1202 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-5151
+1 985-246-6155
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood
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1202 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-5151
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ate here the other day with friends. We all left here filled and contented. Friendly and attentive service. This is our GO TO place in Covington.

Thank CoastalDog
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great dinner with the family. Good food, nice people. Had a wonderful time. We will go back to eat again.

Thank ericmcfarland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the area for easy access to NOLA. This was a plan B stop when the one we initially stopped in was too slow for a good seafood place. Got lucky with a table by the oyster grilling station and pretty sure we would Never...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the grilled oysters at Acme Oyster. The fried catfish is delicious. This visit I had one of my favorites, catfish Ponchartrain. Fried catfish covered with shrimp and crabmeat. This dish is usually delicious, but on this visit the crabmeat was chopped so finely it...More

Thank ftccerno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group of 7 on a Tuesday night should have no problem with food and service. The food was good, but the server was overwhelmed. The manager delivered the food and jetted away from the table missing the opportunity to ask if all is well. He...More

Thank glsh6270
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I never eat oysters, but we sat next to the area where they were chargrilling them, so we decided to try some.....they were uh-mazing!!! We even ordered another dozen. I have to say the other items we ordered off the menu were blah, at best...More

Thank danya j
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Great food overall! Oysters were rushed and not plated as they normally would be at this restaurant. Clean and neat, with attentive wait staff for the most part.

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I like this place because it’s super family friendly and consistent. There are no crazy menu fluctuations and unexpected changes. The charbroiled oysters are AMAZING. So is the shrimp poboy, and I like it with onion rings. The staff is friendly and professional and I...More

Thank Ashiebethxox
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Shrimp Po' Boys, fries were excellent. Their bread pudding with whiskey sauce is to die for. Couldn't have asked for better service. Waitress name was Rebecca.

Thank Judith B
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Having frequented Acme Oyster House in New Orleans for charbroiled oysters, I wasn't surprised that they were also delicious at the Covington location. I suppose that I've never tried the fried catfish at Acme before. But, I found the fried catfish to be perfectly fried...More

Thank Pamela Cazes T
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Response from Motahari76 | Reviewed this property |
Teen's would be fine. Even smaller kids would be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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: 1202 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-5151
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 985-246-6155
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