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Big Fisherman Seafood

3301 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2410
+1 504-897-9907
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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3301 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2410
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Called ahead, one hour, on Sunday morning. Picked up 5# of fresh, hot crawfish an hour later. There were a few empty picnic tables on the sidewalk across the street and a bar with take-out beers next door. We were in heaven for about an...More

Thank mpardus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up boiled crab, crawfish, corn and potatoes- spices were great and the dinner was fantastic. Authentic Louisiana boil dinner. Easy and quick... walk in pick your boiled food, pay and walk out. Recommend this to everyone!!

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a seafood market, not a restaurant, but if you are visiting New Orleans and want to get your taste of fresh caught and local seafood then this is a good place to start. We have bought shrimp and red fish here and took...More

Thank dsj5777
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Ordering the regular instead of the "select" crawfish might be a mistake - same amount of work... why not get a bigger reward ?

Thank graymorr
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This place is great during crawfish season for having awesome, boiled crawfish at a decent price. The line gets pretty long but if its a beautiful day, there is nothing better than getting a bag of crawfish and heading to the park.

Thank Jamie d
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fresh seafood place that also sells cooked seafood. We got the boiled shrimp and the crawfish pie. Everything was delicious. The boiled shrimp was very flavorful! The crawfish pie was good but would have been better right out of the oven.

Thank Thuy91
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the place to go for crawfish. It's just a market so you can pick up your seafood and take it away to eat or cook. They do run out of crabs and crawfish regularly so get there early.

Thank CTandPC H
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Found the Big Fisherman listed in a guide book while researching our trip to New Orleans. It's a bit out of the quarter, but a quick uber ride will get you there in no time. Nothing fancy, but oh my!!! When you go in they...More

1  Thank Jen K
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We only try the hot boiled crawfish but thise were FANTASTIC, it is just a shop so no spot to sit down and eat them there but just found a lil park and stuffed our face there, the only mistake was we srove a little...More

1  Thank Steph V
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We asked the gentleman at Aunt Sallie's for a good place to buy oysters, shrimp, crawfish etc. He recommended several but Big Fisherman was very convenient for us. Glad we went. Parking was a bit tricky but that seems to be the case all over...More

1  Thank workhardtraveloften
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3301 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115-2410
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Garden District
  • Neighbourhood: Garden District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-897-9907
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