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Drago's Seafood Restaurant

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3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002
+1 504-888-9254
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Metairie, Louisiana
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The grilled oysters are soooo gooood. I think they created this recipe and now have many followers. Lobster and lobster dishes are excellent. Cozy atmosphere and a very friendly wait staff. Cocktail lounge available if you have to wait for a table. When I thing of Drago's I think of grilled oysters.

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Thank joandelah
Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The oysters, chargrilled or raw are the best. The wait staff are very pleasant and helpful in explaining menu items. The atmosphere is pleasant. The wait is shorter since Drago's opened a new dining area.

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Thank jett70002
Lafayette
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic food and service. Food menu has a wide variety to please a group. Great appetizers for the table to share and incredibly good gumbos. Seafood was fresh and perfectly prepared. Nice variety of wines by the glass

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Charbroiled oyster. Amazing! Something you think of later in life, remember every bit of goodness. Your friends will think you've stroked out because they'll see your mouth watering. I was told to order two dozen for self. We shared a dozen between three of us. My entree was great, but on my next visit Im taking the advise. We were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Drago's has always been a Home Town Favorite even before the Introduction of their now Famous Char Grilled Oysters. And if you're in for something a little different than the amazing New Orleans Seafood, try one of Drago's Lobster Dinners, Amazing.

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Thank Craig L
Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The charbroiled and fried oysters are wonderful! Also the special of the day shrimp tacos were yummy!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our very weary crew enjoyed an incredible final meal here after a week filming stories in NOLA. Chargrilled oysters, catfish in some heavenly garlic sauce...the meal was insanely great. But best of all was our waiter Farian. We all agreed, this gentleman was the best waiter we ever had met: personal and engaging but knew when to leave; informative, proactive... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They have very good food ! Great place to eat. Very nice and friendly people working there ! Excellent place to eat !

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Thank Ronald M
Philly/South NJ
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had never been here before and heard about it, and was different than I expected inside (very open, open kitchen, etc.). They had a small bar as well. Fairly large menu selection of seafood and maybe just my taste, but nothing really stood out. Service was very friendly and quick, but was expecting something a little better for the price... More 

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Long Beach, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for the charbroiled oysters on the way to Venice to tuna fish. This little stop proved to be some of the best food on the trip.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-888-9254
Description
Home of the Original Charbroiled Oyster!

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