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Acme Oyster House

) #4 of 143 Restaurants in Covington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Seafood
1202 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-5151
+1 985-246-6155
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Seafood
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1202 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-5151
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Reviews (230)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited Acme Oyster House recently to try their oysters, found the oysters to be very tasty however, the service left a lot to be desired.

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to this place after a bad experience at _ _ n's Seafood restaurant. The waitress was friendly and knowledgeable, service was fast, and the food was amazing.

Thank clevelandsluggo
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great seafood place. You can spend more at some higher profiled places, but the food won't meet Acme'smtegular menu!

Thank mikeyneno
Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually eat at Acme Oyster in Baton Rouge and this was my first time at the Covington location. We ordered sweet potato fries, a roast beef poboy & a seafood salad. The sweet potato fries were mushy and the seafood salad had so many...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here because we were starving after cruising around southern louisiana for hours. Inside was pleasant chain-appearing (though I love neon). I had oysters which were reasonably priced and delicious on the half shell. Then I had a crawfish tail po'boy which has now become...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family casual eatery. Loved the checked tablecloths, but the table we had for six people was too cramped.. The fried catfish was very good. The hush puppies were soft but not seasoned well. The price was reasonable. The service was efficient and the waitress was...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Acme Resturant is good if you like fried foods or charbroiled oysters other than that everything is average.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

OK, but nothing special. Staff all seem unhappy and worn out or brand new. Makes me question management. My seafood gumbo was tasty but not packed with large chunks of good stuff (more like tiny bits). Probably too much rice as well. Grilled shrimp lackluster....More

Thank marko18745
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Newly remodeled Acme on Hwy 190 leads to an even better dining experience. I have always enjoyed good service and great foot. Most people go for their grilled oysters, which are excellent but I really love their seafood gumbo and fried shrimp poboy! Another favorite...More

Thank pastormese
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I ordered shrimp and I could tell they were not fresh. Had that frozen taste! The prices are high for the food you get. Will not go back.

Thank Marie H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Keavon R
I'm considering bringing a large group here in February. is it a good place for teens?
30 December 2016|
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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, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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