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Galley Seafood Restaurant

) #46 of 425 Restaurants in Metairie ££ - £££ American, Seafood
2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
+1 504-832-0955
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (29 reviews)
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with a friend who is local. This is his favorite place. I had onion rings (best ever), gumbo and a oyster and shrimp po boy. All were wonderful. I also tried my friends charbroiled oysters and that was wonderful. It's just a local place...More

Thank jsai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the galley for dinner tonight,, food was excellent, service was great,friendly establishment..! We had Crawfish spinach Dip and fried crab claws,, both delicious.. Beautiful boiled shrimp ,crabs,, and Raw Oysters was amazing.. the fried Seafood platter with a soft shell crab and homemade...More

1  Thank Monique B
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is continuously the best seafood in town. They have the widest variety of seafood on the menu and they know how to prepare it. Don't think it's cheap. You are getting the best quality in the city and you pay for what you get....More

1  Thank Gasdoggie
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This is where the locals go in New Orleans for authentic roll-up-your sleeve, authentic New Orleans boiled seafood. Fresh, delicious. You won't find better. Service about average

1  Thank warren D
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but consistently outstanding food and service. We love the fried tomato salad, toped with plenty of delicious lump crabmeat. Fried shrimp is among the best we've ever had. Boiled seafood is good. Crawfish hush puppies, baked macaroni and onion rings are also outstanding....More

2  Thank Fishytourist
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I Love this restaurant it is casual located in a neighborhood setting on Old Metairie Rd Start of with their soup of the day and go from there the specials are delicious and you will leave 😊

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Service was terrible!!! The food was still good. Another server, and I believe the cook, were more help than our server. Won't be back!

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Galley is a neighborhood seafood restaurant at it's finest. The boiled crawfish, shrimp & crabs are all #1's or best available local product. They are seasoned well and cooked to perfection and not over cooked. The pricing tends to be a little on the...More

Thank Bryan K
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Excellent and fresh seafood. Good cooks & clean. Never smelly like some seafood joints. Get there early as wait can get long but you can sit outside with a beer.

Thank ValinNola
Reviewed 1 November 2016

My dad and I stopped in here for lunch. I was expecting fireworks but instead I got a big disappointment. We got here at around 1 and the place had a good crowd. At first we were seated inside, but had to move to the...More

Thank Marielle S
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19 July 2017|
Response from GIGROCKS61 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant has charlk board witth Daily specials and always offers hot boiled seafood as well as fried seafood, grilled items so fresh amazing. A must try
Barbara H
14 February 2015|
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Response from MatureTraveler73 | Reviewed this property |
10 -15 minutes at the most from the Marriott Courtyards in Metairie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001-5444
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-832-0955
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