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Casamento's Restaurant

) #306 of 1,538 Restaurants in New Orleans ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood
4330 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2737
+1 504-895-9761
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oyster loaf” (41 reviews)
“lobster stew” (25 reviews)
“oysters” (154 reviews)
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American, Seafood
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4330 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2737
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Diners Drive-ins and Dives recommended this 90 year icon and it was a good tip. Located in the Garden District, it has delicious seafood, reasonably priced. We had oysters on the half-shell, gumbo, fried shrimp and a “whole loaf” fried shrimp sandwich. The whole loaf...More

Thank whopper007
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

There are Ibotirama two reasons to go tô Casamento's: visito one of the poder Oysters house of the city, with its wonderful tile floor and...oysters Both were there, the tile floor and the good oysters, everything in the old way

Thank Breno L
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. I was thrilled to hear about a restaurant that had gluten free fried seafood. 14 years I have had celiacs and have wished I could have something fried. This cured that craving. We shared a seafood platter and it was delicious! Make sure you...More

Thank Tracy Olson B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Casamento's is an archetypical New Orleans oyster house, and an old favorite, but this evening it was missing on a few cylinders. The very inexpensive ($3.75!) and very plain lettuce and tomato salad was just fine. A cup of "oyster stew" was nothing particular. The...More

Thank Rigel54
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Except for the fact that there is electricity you are taken to another era of local dining at Casamentos. A funky and fabulous place with original decor and great oysters. The oyster "loaf" is their version of a pó boy made with their own homemade...More

Thank JessieMom
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Bring cash and leave your attitude outside. This family run spot ahs been doing this for decades and they've got it down. Have a dozen or so oysters while waiting then treat yourself to a po-boy. Walk it off in the Irish Channel hitting the...More

Thank frankmattingly70
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Old school NOLA tradition. Super fresh raw oysters but we didn't care for the baked oysters. Old Italian prejudice against seafood and cheese and this was an example. Would have liked a better selection on wine but in the end this place is a gem.

Thank ciaoallan
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My brother visiting from overseas and all he wants is oysters. The place to go is Casamento's. A weekend night and we get the last table by the door, but well taken care of. Local beers, oyster stew (this is not a heavy cream soup,...More

2  Thank gatoreed
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We have tried to eat here on 4 different occasions. All were during the posted times but for some reason wasn't open. Today we were determined to try once again. At 1 pm there wasn't a wait and we got right in. Service was not...More

1  Thank RSLouisiana
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I haven't been in years due job issues working in Tampa since Katrina, but I have to say, casamentos is one the best neighborhood places in Nola Service is crisp and knowledgeable Food was very satisfying Had a great time as well as my guests...More

Thank burton57
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New
Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking
streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions,
picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded
down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful
churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give
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No cocktails, just beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4330 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2737
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-895-9761
  • E-mail
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