We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Liuzza's by the Track

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Fairgrounds
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
1518 N Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3029
+1 504-218-7888
Today
11:00 - 19:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

220 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 214: English reviews
Temple, Texas
Level Contributor
296 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit New Orleans at least once a year, and Liuzza's by the Track is one of our favorites. We usually are the only tourists in the really small place. The po'boys are excellent! I love the gumbo, which is sort of "brothy". You just can't go wrong here.

Helpful?
Thank chiefqueen
Gig Harbor, Washington
Level Contributor
44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love both locations slightly different menus, and I guess owned by different families, the gumbo and etouffee is excellent. The BBQ shrimp po-boy is tremendous, the shrimp tender and clean tasting, better shrimp than I had at Commanders., keep in mind the BBQ isn't really BBQ, it's baked with butter and seasoning. Potato salad is very good, mashed potato style.

Helpful?
Thank THW_777
BATON ROUGE
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Stopped by Liuzza's before going to horse races at the fairgrounds because of the reviews on Tripadvisor. A relaxed neighborhood hole in the wall atmosphere. The oysters on the poboy were fresh and the sandwich was very good. The gumbo was good although not the typical brown base I expected. My husband's fries were okay but were not hot. It's... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kathy R
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We like to stop in for the BBQ shrimp po'boy and it is worth a quick uber (about $7) outside of the quarter to come here for lunch. Good gumbo too. Give it a try!

Helpful?
Thank aeb317
Level Contributor
51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The food was excellent. I had the gumbo and my fiancé had the signature shrimp dish, both were flavorful and yummy.

Helpful?
Thank Amy C
Rijeka
Level Contributor
41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Don't get upset about the external look of this place... we were not convinced, but after all the good reviews online we decided to give it a try! And we did good!!! Their gumbo is something I still cannot stop talking about after one month, and the shrimp po boy was delicious too! We were so full but they convinced... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank ka9
Columbus, Ohio
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

if you want to eat at a true local lunch spot--this is a great one. The open face BBQ Shrimp Po Boy is legendary and their Gumbo is our favorite in the City....the Bloody Marys are great too.....easy cab/uber from the Quarter (up Esplanade) to this unpretentious gem

Helpful?
Thank rue143
Bethany, Connecticut
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Sat at the bar & ordered the BBQ shrimp po'boy. Waitress was kind enough to bring me a taste of the crawfish etoufee while I waited. Both were amazing! Local customers were in & out & staff greeted them by name. Locals were also friendly & chatty.

Helpful?
Thank Christy C
South Miami, Florida
Level Contributor
72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were told eating here was a must and it did not disappoint. We had an amazing BBQ Shrimp Po'boy sandwich and even turtle soup. Yes, turtle soup. Everything was delicious and the service was great.

Helpful?
Thank Macarena S
City of Venice, Italy
Level Contributor
28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We went to Liuzza's by the Track on the recommendation of a friend for supper our first night in NO. As it turned about it was only about 3 minutes from our excellent Air B&B on Desaix Blvd. It is a small local kind of dinner and bar type place in the middle of a residential neighborhood. One of their... More 

Helpful?
Thank Norm H

Travellers who viewed Liuzza's by the Track also viewed

 
New Orleans, LA
 

Been to Liuzza's by the Track? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 N Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3029
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Fairgrounds
  • Neighbourhood: Fairgrounds
  • Phone Number: +1 504-218-7888
Description
Local flavor at it's best near the Fairgrounds! BBQ Shrimp poboys, Gumbo,Bloody Marys etc.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Liuzza's by the Track staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?