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Liuzza's by the Track

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1518 N Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119-3029
+1 504-218-7888
11:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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!

Thank aeb317
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

Thank Amy C
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 

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Columbus, Ohio
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank rue143
Bethany, Connecticut
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank Christy C
South Miami, Florida
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70 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank Macarena S
City of Venice, Italy
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

Thank Norm H
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had read all the reviews and had really high hopes that we would have a good experience. We did not. First of all someone had burnt some bread and the whole place was filled with blue smoke, we came out stinking of smoke! The staff were surly. The gumbo was ok, not worth the hype in my opinion. The... More 

Thank Hannah W
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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126 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've been coming here off and on for almost twenty years and a recent visit proved Liuzza's is still churning out delicious fare. My unabashed favorite dish remains the fried oysters which taste so fresh they could've been harvested that morning. Prior to Katrina, they were served with a wonderfully garlicky sauce similar to that accompanying escargot, but if you... More 

Thank Michael L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I had the BBQ Shrimp po-boy and it was everything I read about and more. The food was prepared after i ordered it and was piping hot with a HUGE mound of shrimp. The sauce was delightful. I sat right down at the bar during lunch hour and was promptly greeted and taken care of. The waitress was friendly and... More 

Thank Robert S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
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
Local flavor at it's best near the Fairgrounds! BBQ Shrimp poboys, Gumbo,Bloody Marys etc.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?