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Estrella Steak, Lobster & Seafood House

237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
+1 504-296-3005
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“lobster” (77 reviews)
“stuffed filet” (15 reviews)
“prime rib” (22 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Steakhouse
££ - £££
237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was bad and the food was worse. My husband and I had the seafood platter that tasted like frozen Seafood, batter with cornmeal, and fried in old grease. We were the only locals in the restaurant at that time and I was embarrassed...More

Thank Kirsten W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled across this restaurant while looking for breakfast. They had literally just opened their doors for the morning, so I believe that is why we didn't get our food quickly. However, when it did cpme out, they were big portions. Everything tasted great!! Our server...More

Thank boobear346
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a tiny hole in the wall near the House of Blues. The food is not cheap, and it is very VERY good. We had dinner her two nites on a row, one night we had steak and the other we had seafood....More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Our hotel recommended this restaurant on our first evening in the Big Easy. We were a bit tired from our travels and just wanted good Cajun/Creole food. We got that and more! First the food....our server suggested our appetizers and they were amazing. Crab cakes,...More

Thank Dolphndaze
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very local...not for sissies who need certain accoutrements. There is no AC and the folks dont care if you stay...uh but the food

1  Thank infoR5531UK
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Some folks complain about how much time it takes to dine in this small restaurant. All I can say is that if you come to New Orleans for fast food, you don't understand New Orleans. This place was recommended by a friend, and it was...More

Thank KentuckyHighlander
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had come in right after 10pm the music had just stopped. We were by ourselves for a while. Our server was awesome and funny. He made our first night in New Orleans a great experience. The barbecue shrimp we had as an appetizer was...More

Thank Paula E
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Want to have a great meal in the Quarter? Tired of all the touristy places? I recommend this restaurant. Food is excellent, staff are very friendly and they had live jazz when we were there. Highly recommended!

Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Two years ago we found this hidden treasure on our first trip to NOLA. Imagine our surprise when we learned that Estrella (previously known as Star) was still in operation! Tonight we met their new bartender Jerrod who served up the most amazing Star-tini, Lemon...More

Thank Courtney54476
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a lovely meal, one of the best lobster bisque we have had and we had the special which was a huge steak/rib of beef and king prawns, amazing food, the steak was delicious.

Thank DawnClacton
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-296-3005
  • E-mail
Estrella Steak and Lobster House is located in the heart of the French Quarter at 237 Decatur Street. Featuring authentic creole dishes, our menu will have you visiting again and again. Formerly Star Steak and Lobster. 237 Decatur Street, NOLA (504) 296-3005
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