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Grand Isle Restaurant

) #104 of 1,539 Restaurants in New Orleans ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
575 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130
+1 504-520-8530
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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575 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130
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1 - 10 of 637 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I can only speak for the Shrimp and Grits because it is the only thing I order. Why? Because it is the best I've ever had. I love that it's cheese grits and not spicy. Some people love spice. I'm not among them. The service...More

Thank angiec702
Reviewed 4 days ago

Go here to get the best oysters in NOLA without having to wait in long lines. The are shucked fresh as you order and priced better than most tourist traps. If the soft shell crab is offered do NOT pass it up. Best kept secret...More

1  Thank Kentoos
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a delicious dinner here. Their oysters appetizer was amazing! We also enjoyed their fried catfish. It was moist and tasty.

Thank 265annh
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our 2nd trip to Grand Isle, 5 yrs apart and it is still an awesome place to eat! The staff is friendly and courteous, our server Christina was excellent and the food, amazing! My wife had the shrimp and grits, was the first...More

Thank Prakash S
Reviewed 1 week ago

During Jazz Fest and a tech conf. we got a res. - we decided to eat at the bar. First, these might be the best oysters I've ever eaten. Next, the fish soup was off the hook! Unpretentious, looks like it would be kind of...More

Thank joan g
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to the Grand Isle several times and the food has always been good. Everything I have ever tried tasted fresh like it was straight from the Gulf and not frozen. On my recent visit I had the fried crawfish which were perfectly...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved it. I received a gift card, so decided to use it. The drinks were creative and the food was fabulous! We really liked our personable server and will definitely go back.

Thank jeaniej2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in to the Grand Isle Restaurant for a bite to eat and enjoyed the 'Shrimp n Grits', a 'Captain's Salad', a 'Fish Sandwich', and two cups of coffee. This was a first visit to this restaurant and will definitely put it on our must-visit-again...More

Thank Kieran1515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first restaurant my wife and I stopped at as we arrived to NOLA! It was evening, fantastic romantic setting as we walked down Fulton Street. We peaked in and saw a nice rustic ambiance of hardwood floors with an elegant stone top...More

Thank Tony_T3000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we visit NO, we make several stops into Grand Isle. We've eaten at all the local 'must eat' places and none of them compare to this restaurant. In fact, if it wasn't for this place, we probably wouldn't return to New Orleans! The...More

Thank Jeff N Sara B
Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other
parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title
might suggest that this area is all about business and
little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you
away from the Central Business District. The CBD
offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be
touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the
world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 575 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130
    (Fulton St & Convention Center Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-520-8530
  • E-mail
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