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Acme Oyster House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
3000 Veterans Blvd., Metairie, LA 70002
+1 504-309-4056
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood
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3000 Veterans Blvd., Metairie, LA 70002
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Everything I had here was par for the course in NOLA area. Good seafood étouffée with added crawfish tails. Excellent beers on tap. But the grilled oysters were phenomenal. I came so close to ordering a 2nd dozen. Next time I'm in the area I'm...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Lunch time stop on a rainy day. Michele was our superb waitress. Always there and informative about the food choices. Char grilled oysters were very good and enjoyed by my myself and wife. Restaurant manager was on top of servers to make sure there was...More

Thank r0mualdasd
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Ok, so we are just NOLA tourists, but my husband was absolute on getting oysters and had heard of ACME of course. And we realize that it's sort of a franchise (local) we still opted to go here as they had a variety of offerings...More

Thank Suehm
Reviewed 8 April 2018

waitress wasnt very friendly and disappeared a lot. got an appetizer and took forever to get. then she took our order after the appetizers came to the table so we had to wait another 30 mins for the food. ordered the shrimp and it tasted...More

Thank tashad0000000
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We eat here at least once a month. Great char-broiled oysters, boom-boom shrimp and hush puppies. Service is great. Great Atmosphere and good bar to eat at if crowded.

Thank Tammara E
Reviewed 2 April 2018

People would stand in line for an hour at the Acme Oyster House in the French Quarter. There may be a wait in Metairie but certainly not that long. And if you wait at the bar, not long at all. The food is really good....More

Thank menlodesigns
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We were on vacation and met friends for dinner. The Chargrilled Oysters were terrific. The crawfish puppies were undercooked, doughy inside, but dark on the outside, so they were cooked at too high of a temperature. Their version of Bang Bang shrimp was a good...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Wait wasn't long and all sea food we ate was very good. Our server wasn't great but the hostesses at the door were.

Thank Faith C
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Fried everything and oyster everything. Hushpuppies were stellar. Very popular as it was crowded. The gumbo was burned but nobody seemed to notice except me. Otherwise it was excellent. Im continually amazed by the nice people here.

Thank Sean E
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The line is down the block, but if your willing to sit at the bar, where you get fast service, you can get in pretty quick. The chargrilled oysters are worth the wait.

Thank diane d
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22 August 2018|
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Response from Lynda w | Reviewed this property |
Exactly in Metairie are the following: Cafe B's (2700 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001) a Brennan's restaurant (but sadly will close at the end of the year.) Acme Oyster House (3000 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002) for... More
Allison T
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Response from kellyroselaw | Reviewed this property |
Only if it’s from acme
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Response from sunshineshan01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a to go menu. But they do not deliver.
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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: 3000 Veterans Blvd., Metairie, LA 70002
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-309-4056
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Lively New Orleans-based chain offering oysters, po' boys, gumbo & other Cajun-Creole classics.
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