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216 Metairie Hammond Hwy, Metairie, LA 70005
+1 504-831-1248
Today
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The staff is friendly but the food is mediocre. Fried shrimp is very fishy and the pasta dishes are angel hair instead of fettuccine. You would think a wannabe italian place would serve appropriate pasta dishes. Angel hair is for soup NOT alfredo. The alfredo dish had zero taste, very bland.

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Thank Brandon W
Plano, Texas
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took an Uber out to this place on my most recent place. Man i miss New Orleans. This place was like it was stuck in a time warp. We ordered so much food and boy it was so good!. No frills, nothing fancy, just GREAT AMAZING FOOD and LOTS OF IT! We had a table of four and we split... More 

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Thank brucergoldberg
Newport, Tennessee
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first visit to R & O's, and after being built up by my travel companion for this restaurant I was mildly disappointed. We had 2 pounds of crawfish as an appetizer and the crawfish was OK, and I had a R & O sandwich, it actually tasted better with a little catchup on it. Their onion rings... More 

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Thank mnelson825
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our adult kids and grandchildren love it. It has a varied menu. The wop salad (that is what it is called, on the menu) is great; I like it with a little less Italian dressing. Pizza and spaghetti are good and so are the sandwiches and seafood.

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Thank Stanley c. K
Baton Rouge
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114 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't eaten at R & O's in years and decided to go back to see what it was like. It was busy just as I always remembered, but we were seated quickly and our friendly waitress attended to us quickly. We ordered the seafood gumbo, a shrimp poboy, and 2lbs of the boiled crawfish. The seafood gumbo was excellent, with... More 

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Thank SusieQBR
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79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met our traveling buddies' Sister and her husband (locals) here for dinner and boy was the food good! Everything we ate was wonderful! The BBQ'd Shrimp was super rich... SUPER rich, and absolutely needed the delicious French Bread to sop up all the sauces! Their Gumbo was outstanding, right down to the crayfish claws on the bottom of the... More 

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Thank Don M
Spring, Texas
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252 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I made a return visit to this restaurant after several years. I found the appetizers very good, especially the hush puppies and onion rings. A variety of mains were ordered. I was a bit disappointed in the overall quality. The soft shelled crabs were a bit underdone, and the stuffed crab on the seafood platter was more stuffing than crab.... More 

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Thank Gumgrove
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on way into New Orleans. First time ever visited...upon recommendation of a friend that use to live there. Soft shell poboy was amazing. Bread was perfect! The half sandwich is definitely more than enough. Gumbo was delicious. If you have eaten at all the yummy poboy places in New Orleans...there are lots to choose from...do yourself a favor... More 

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Thank Christi P
Castro Valley, California
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110 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Was looking for a place to go for dinner, our first choice was not available, so we decided on R & O's. It was not a long wait, the place was crowded! No sooner some one finished a meal, the table was bussed, cleaned and new patrons filled the seat. Our meal took awhile but was well worth the wait!... More 

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Thank Sunshine M
Lafayette
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for a group to get together. Yummy po-boys and debris fries. Lot's of choices on the menu so everyone is happy

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Thank Tracey P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Italian, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Metairie Hammond Hwy, Metairie, LA 70005
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-831-1248

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