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Drago's Seafood Restaurant

3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
+1 504-888-9254
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“stuffed lobster” (30 reviews)
“mixed grill” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
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Reviewed yesterday

and gorged on char-grilled oysters instead. I've never been a fan of cooked oysters period... then I went to Drago's. Two dozen later, I'm a new man. Can't wait for my next trip to the Big Easy... I'm stopping in Metairie for these jewels.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Knttiger
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I chose to try Drago’s as it had been totally excellent my last time in the NOLA area. This time parking worse, construction in progress before you enter. After entering we had excellent service from the moment we got to the hostess...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gemstoneking
Reviewed 6 days ago

I enjoy my special day at the Metairie location and I was impressed by the style and appearance of the restaurant. Of course, we had the charbroiled oysters; I enjoyed the shuckee duck and hubby had the mixed grill. Our waiter was wonderful and we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 290kelvinj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended by a co-worker of mine, so I went for a business meeting/dinner; of course, we started with some appetizer and ordered some "Charbroiled Oysters"... That was the end of the meeting for me... I couldn't stop eating them, the flavor was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank X274BEangelr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last time I ate here,I didn’t leave a review but, since the food repeated itself I had to write one this time. The service is EXCELLENT ! The parking is horrible, the food is becoming average . Not what I have been use too. For...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank glenda b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our weekday lunch started with chargrilled oysters, done perfectly and swimming in garlic and parmesan butter perfect for the accompanying french bread. My extra spicy bloody Mary was a great kick off to the rainy afternoon. By the time I finished the oysters, I switched...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank deanland22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here a few nights ago of reviews of a youtube blogger... THIS PLACE DID NOT DISAPPOINT…. Service was good... FOOD WAS AWESOME.... CHARGRILLED OYSTERS, THE BEST..... LOBSTER MAC N CHEESE TO DIE FOR. My GF's dish shrimp fettucine was delicious as well. Definitely recommend,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JK F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Drago's in the Hilton Riverside Hotel, downtown New Orleans. You can sit at the counter and watch Chef char-grill delicious Oysters. All food on menu is great. Drinks were great. Service was great. Daughter was happy. Our entire section of restaurant joined...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank terrella504
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Third time to Draco’s in three years and I like it more each time. Oysters are the hit but lobster Marco was great and I enjoy eating at the bar.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yachtingalways
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start, I was not a fan of oysters. Never cared for them. That changed here. We were staying in the French Quarter, but I needed to go to a CVS clinic, which put us in Metairie. After the CVS visit the nurse recommended Dragos...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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1 September 2018|
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Response from Brent N | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, I dont eat lobster here in Lousiana, it's like eating crawfish in Alaska. But to answer you, I have never seen charbroiled lobsters on the menu. Sorry.
19 April 2018|
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Response from 561vang | Reviewed this property |
Get there early to get a good place to park, 5:30 or so and go inside and check out the place . Then go outside listen to the band and have cocktails till it’s time to dine. I’m normally there for three hours enjoying the... More
3 September 2017|
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Response from Turk S | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3232 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002-4738
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-888-9254
  • E-mail
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