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Acme Oyster House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
+1 504-835-6410
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gumbo” (103 reviews)
“po boy” (76 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
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Reviewed 1 week ago

According to my friends, you haven't had oysters until you've had them from Acme. I completely agree. During my visit to New Orleans, we visited the Acme located in Metairie. I was told that this location was larger and the wait would be shorter and...More

Thank YMitch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get ready for Oysters ! We had blackened Oysters, their specialty. Note this is very casual, not dressy!

Thank alex d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere.... safe neighborhood .... delicious food. The oysters were chilled to perfection. The gumbo was wonderful

Thank BossQueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding oysters. Shucked right in front of you and real fresh. We stoped her after a long day in Nolo. The Line was a bit long but was able to by pass by sitting at the bar. Great atmosphere and vibe! And Very very good...More

Thank N. H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here last weekend. Chargrilled oysters were delicious. A bit disappointed on the po-boys. They were lack of flavor. The Peace Maker Po-boy I ordered was bland. Service was below my expectation. Our waitress did not appear very often, we waited a bit...More

Thank Qian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visiting this Acme. My family loves Acme and we decided to try this one. We arrived at around 7:00pm, we were seated immediately and our server was super kind. I was very leary when she had taken our order (party of 6) and...More

Thank Menmycrew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love coming to Acme. However they always have a line. But that usually a good sign that the food is good. So get there early if you don't want to wait in line. The food is always fresh and oysters a shuck fresh right...More

Thank Floyd F
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Acme is a nice restaurant to hangout with family and friends and eat some good food - Seafood is their specialty. the place stays pretty busying sometimes there is a line waiting to be seated. the red bean and rice is so so good- I'm...More

Thank harrydapoet
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered shrimp etouffee with fried crawfish. My husband got a 10 in pot roast poboy with Swiss cheese. My parents got the melody trio (jambalaya, gumbo, red beans and rice) and the fried crab fingers. Everything was absolutely delicious. Service was good as well....More

Thank PrettySpoiled
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here for dinner. I got the roast beef po boy. Delicious. The rest of my family got seafood dishes. They all loved it. The Boom Boom Shrimp appetizer was awesome. Good family restaurant.

Thank lhallms
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Questions & Answers
11 June 2016|
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Response from sunshineshan01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a to go menu. But they do not deliver.
13 February 2015|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
Ready314 put it right, there are numerous good seafood restaurants in Metairie. A acme is very good and less expensive than most. If you like Gumbo, try chef's Ron Gumbo. It's harder to find but well worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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: 3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-6410
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