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Drago's Seafood Restaurant

2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
+1 504-584-3911
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
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Reviewed yesterday

I was only in the hotel for one night so I had breakfast here in the morning. The breakfasts are amazing. You name it and most likely they have it and it was all very tasty. Service was excellent too. Try it, you'll like it!

Thank Sandygirl2225
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great chargrilled oysters. Even if you don't like raw oysters, you will like these. What's not to like about butter and garlic and lemon....yum. I love to stop by for a plate of these whenever I'm in town.

Thank ymak37
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had several visits here because the food was so good. Absolutely the best char-broiled oysters we have ever had! Lobster was great and seafood pasta as well. We had good service and good beverages, too!

Thank liketotravel544
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had both the char grilled and the raw and both were the best oysters we have ever had! The raw ones were huge with great natural flavor -and if you want authentic char grill you have to go here it was worth the quick...More

Thank Meganvb4571
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The shrimp and grits are to die for! They probably contain about 2,000 calories, but they were soooo good! The shrimp were large, fresh and perfectly cooked, and there were way more than I expected. I'd definitely go back!

Thank GeorgiaPeach321
Reviewed 4 days ago

Food was good, service was ok. Servers were pleasant; however, not overly friendly or helpful. I think $3.75 for ice tea is a bit much..

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were told by our grown kids, to "NOT miss Drago's" char-grilled oysters. BOY, were they right! These are unbelievable. We forced ourselves to only order 1 dozen. We also tried the seafood gumbo...yum and then for good measure had the Shuckee Duckee. The gumbo...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 6 days ago

there was 9 of us in our party, our food was served in a timely manor it was all delish! The wait staff was wonderful as well as the Host (Eric)

Thank tracy6964
Reviewed 1 week ago

They are known for their oysters for a good reason! These are the best. I've eaten them many other places but they are never this good. They have a diverse menu and all other dishes we tried were good. They have a full bar and...More

Thank summitsvs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so hyped up to try this place and so ready for the best seafood meal of my life and it just didn't live up to the hype. We ordered the charbroiled oysters and they were good but not what I rest expected, I...More

Thank Tristanross
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Duryea W
14 April 2017|
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Response from BothellEnglandLover | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Check their menu on line for a better answer.
27 March 2017|
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Response from Patty D | Reviewed this property |
I think like $20
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Probably etoufee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Poydras St, At the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA 70130-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-584-3911
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  • This restaurant is at Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Home of the Original Charbroiled Oyster!
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