Acme Oyster House is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

1. Acme Oyster House

9.2
724 Iberville St (btwn Bourbon and Royal), New Orleans, LA
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · Central Business District · 485 tips and reviews

Jade D.Jade Dirks: Of course the oysters are great but also try the fried crawfish tail! The dipping sauce is so tasty!

Tony H.Tony Huang: Very good seafood étouffée, amazing chargrilled oyster.

Matt S.Matt Sabin: Oysters, seafood, red beans and rice, jambalaya, gumbo, fried crab claws

Lüke is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

2. Lüke

9.1
333 Saint Charles Ave (Hilton New Orleans/St.Charles Avenue), New Orleans, LA
French Restaurant · Central Business District · 277 tips and reviews

Gautam J.Gautam John: Excellent oysters and a brilliant burger.

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zhao: Brunch was good - make sure to try the pb&j oysters!

Caroline S.Caroline Schulweis: Seafood tower is amazing! Loved the shrimp, oysters, crab, and mussels

Pêche is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

3. Pêche

9.4
800 Magazine St (Julia), New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Lower Garden District · 149 tips and reviews

Kristy B.Kristy Baird: Shrimp and noodles was delicious. The bisque was great but, be prepared for some spice. And to finish I tried the chocolate pudding - decadent. Definitely get the Four Roses bourbon pairing.

Adam S.Adam Sigel: The sweet potatoes that come with the chicken diablo are incredible. Oysters, hush puppies, brussel sprouts, and ribeye for the table also very good.

Liz T.Liz Tan: Sat at the bar, got great recommendations from the bartender: snapper, spicy ground shrimp w noodles, baked drum, and fried Brussels sprouts. Save room for the salted peanut pie.

Drago's Seafood is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

4. Drago's Seafood

8.4
2 Poydras St (Hilton New Orleans Riverside), New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Central Business District · 201 tips and reviews

Jim B.Jim Boswell: Grilled oysters are a must. If you are debating between a lobster or crab salad - go off menu and get a combo. Incredible.

Stan M.Stan Malley: Loved the charbroiled oysters.

Nicole F.Nicole F: Chargrilled oysters and lobster mac n' cheese outstanding! Seafood gumbo was yummy too.

Mr. B's Bistro is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

5. Mr. B's Bistro

9.2
201 Royal St (at Iberville St), New Orleans, LA
French Restaurant · French Quarter · 178 tips and reviews

Marina R.Marina Rivera: The crab cakes were simply amazing. The coconut beer shrimp was awesome, too, as was the orange marmalade chutney type dipping sauce it came with

Michael K.Michael Kim: Awesome BBQ shrimp, Bloody Mary's and Duck Spring Rolls

Rick L.Rick Latta: Part of the Brennan family and have been enjoying for years. Gotta have the Bbq shrimp, The best I have ever had.

Felix's Restaurant & Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

6. Felix's Restaurant & Oyster Bar

8.6
739 Iberville St (Btw Royal St. & Bourbon St.), New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Central Business District · 231 tips and reviews

Erika T.Erika Telkamp: The BEST oysters I've ever eaten. Huge and mild with homemade cocktail sauce. Get them raw and chargrilled.

Thea R.Thea Rodgers: Get the char grilled oysters, fried catfish & fried crawfish!! 😜

jessica c.jessica curry: Good chargrilled oysters, great red beans and rice

Royal House Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

7. Royal House Oyster Bar

8.4
441 Royal St (at St. Louis St), New Orleans, LA
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · French Quarter · 211 tips and reviews

Mandy B.Mandy B: Shrimp & grits w a carnival margarita is the truth for breakfast!!! Prefer the chargrilled oysters at Acme House but pretty good here too. Heard they have a mean banana foster cheesecake also!!

Lindsey B.Lindsey B: Crab claw appetizer is so good. Also get the charbroiled oysters.

Sophia Z.Sophia Zikanova: The charbroiled oysters are tasty, and the service is great and super friendly

Oceana Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

8. Oceana Grill

8.6
739 Conti St (at Bourbon St.), New Orleans, LA
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · French Quarter · 289 tips and reviews

Wayne A.Wayne A: Crabcakes & BBQ shrimp combo on the appetizer menu is a great customized main dish. Ask for Jaycee! Best service in town compliments the food

Larry F.Larry Francis: The tuna special is the way to go. Blackened tuna stuffed with a crabcake topped with crawfish and a sauce served with a side of jambalaya and a vegetable. The service was great ask for Ben.

Cortney W.Cortney Wallace: Food is amazing, our server Printess was cool, ask for him! Get the blackened Alligator and charbroiled oysters!

Parkway Bakery & Tavern is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

9. Parkway Bakery & Tavern

9.4
538 Hagan Ave (at Toulouse St), New Orleans, LA
Sandwich Place · Bayou St. John · 175 tips and reviews

Matt M.Matt May: The surf and turf is awesome. The fried shrimp or the roast beef are equally awesome.

Adam A.Adam Alvarez: Amazing reuben, amazing shrimp and roast beef, even amazing turkey sandwich. I guess you can say its amazing. :)

MissyMissy: The shrimp po-boy ane gumbo are amazing. 😋

Bourbon House is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

10. Bourbon House

8.5
144 Bourbon St (at Iberville St.), New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Central Business District · 190 tips and reviews

zachary b.zachary bonenberger: I dislike sweets but the frozen bourbon milk punch is a fantastic adult milkshake! larry shucks oysters, tells great stories, recommends great menu items. great place!

Amy S.Amy Spaisman: Best seafood I had in NOLA! Charbroiled oysters, alligator, blackened red fish and pecan pie with Tabasco pecans were all delicious. Everything has great flavor and the waitstaff was very friendly.

Jerald P.Jerald Prince: Go with the Catfish Pecan. Fresh filet, great shrimp and fantastic sauce.

Red Fish Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

11. Red Fish Grill

8.3
115 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Central Business District · 147 tips and reviews

Kendra R.Kendra Roberts: Request Ike--he is waiter extradinaire and has guest spots on Treme. Come hungry, order the BBQ Oysters, the Red Fish and the Double Chocolate Bread Pudding!

David S.David Sequeira: Aligator & Seafood Gumbo, BBQ Oysters, Fillet, and Hickory grilled Redfish are all very good!

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GW Fins is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

12. GW Fins

8.9
808 Bienville St, New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · French Quarter · 95 tips and reviews

Heidi V.Heidi Votaw-Ambler: We celebrated our anniversary and the service and food was terrific. The sizzling oysters and tuna tartare were delicious. Entree's we had salmon and tuna both were great. Recommend a reservation.

Adrienne L.Adrienne L: Blue crab potstickers with pea shoot butter, a must try!

Mypat B.Mypat Bobo: Red snapper was very good, service was perfect. But the ravioli was the peak. You must try that ravioli, heavenly good...

Cochon Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

13. Cochon Restaurant

9.2
930 Tchoupitoulas St (at Andrew Higgins St), New Orleans, LA
American Restaurant · Lower Garden District · 160 tips and reviews

Kristy P.Kristy Philp: The large fried oysters are delicious. Pretty much everything we got was excellent. Southern food for foodies.

Clare L.Clare Lynch: The wood fired oysters are a highlight and come with a delicious chili sauce. Get anything pork

Linda D.Linda Dunlap: Note to self...ate at the bar. Ordered wood fired oysters, crawfish pie, fried livers, braised pork cheeks, and the mac & cheese. Everything was delicious. Night of all 3 Donald Link restaurants.

Palace Café is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

14. Palace Café

8.7
605 Canal St (btwn Chartres & Royal), New Orleans, LA
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · Central Business District · 154 tips and reviews

Marta D.Marta D.: You can't go wrong with the fish dishes, especially the andouille-crusted fish or pecan-crusted catfish! Also great NOLA classic desserts: bread pudding and bananas foster.

Charles B.Charles B: I had the ribeye and shrimp dinner, this was the best meal I have had this year, steak seared to perfection and jumbo shrimp were perfect

Jessica D.Jessica Da Silva: Had the first item of shrimp which I cant pronounce and it was delicious. Cajun and creole flavors :) loved it

Casamento's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Seafood in New Orleans.

15. Casamento's

9.0
4330 Magazine St (at Napoleon Ave.), New Orleans, LA
Seafood Restaurant · Touro · 39 tips and reviews

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Tung L.Tung Ly: tip the shucker, he'll serve you while you wait in line

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