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Experience the cuisine that has created raving fans of local diners and national and local food critics alike. Executive Chef Michael Nelson and Chef/Owner Tenney Flynn ensure the highest quality seafood by flying in products from around the globe and featuring only the best from local waters - both at their seasonal peak. This commitment to freshness and variety are two of the many reasons GW Fins prints its menu daily and has received numerous glowing reviews in The Times-Picayune (4 beans), Food & Wine, Southern Living and Esquire magazines. We look forward to serving you soon so we may learn what you think.
US$50 - US$58
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
American, Seafood
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For a great meal, you can order the signature dishes ... the first appetizer on the menu, the first entree on the menu, the first dessert on the menu. I've been here several times, and these can't be beat.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great Food ($$$$) & Great service (provided by server, Oliver & Co.). The sauces were spot on. The food was prepared perfectly & the food & service was great. It is a pricey spot but a great place for a romantic dinner. A definite must...when in New Orleans.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the best meal we’ve had in a long time. It had the most amazing flavors and depth. The service was impeccable.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a 10 pm reservation at 10:12 and was refused service I was 2 minutes late No help from manager Flew in from Orlando earlier Was hungry ... Very poor considerationMore

Date of visit: February 2021
Gary W, Owner at GW Fins, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dr. Quander, I want to apologize to you that we were unable to serve you and your husband this past Friday night. Our last seating on Fridays and Saturdays is at 10:00 pm. We honor all reservations when the guests arrive within 10 minutes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great wine! Very open, so social distancing was good. Service was impeccable. Such a huge selection of seafoods!

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Satisfying! GW Fins offered a number of very appealing menu options. The “GW Fins original” with halibut, snow peas and butter really was satisfying. I also had the lobster bisque which was flavorful but somewhat salty. The drinks from the bar are mixed with expertise....Server staff were friendly and pleasant. I experienced a service hiccup in that they either forgot my order or had some other back kitchen issue. The manager recognized the issue, but it resulted in a very long wait. Thankfully, I had one of those tasty cocktails in hand...More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 3rd visit to GW Fins. I first went in 2012 and most recently visited on NYE to close out a chaotic 2020. What a way to end the miserable year in style!! This is still the best spot in NOLA. Between the...service, the quality of food, and reasonable prices this is the definition of fine-dining done right. Each and every visit has been exceptional and this is one of those restaurants that has kept a high level of excellence with no “off-nights”, which is what separates great restaurants from the best restaurants! You’d be hard pressed to find 10 better restaurants in America. Well done GW Fins.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 12 January 2021

Relaxing evening, amazing food, great wine list. There are many places to eat in NOLA, sure glad we chose GW Fins!

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 11 January 2021 via mobile

I went there for my anniversary dinner and could not have been more disappointed. The service was slow and my food was ice cold. I am very disappointed. The manager that came to our table was very rude. I would NOT return.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 9 January 2021

The meal was amazing. Being gluten intolerant makes dining out difficult but the way GW Fins accommodated me was beyond my expectations. Every part of the meal and experience was more than I could have asked for. The Chef and especially our server Marlon were...exceptional. We will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Julie K
24 February 2020|
Response from Gary W | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in dining with us. Our dress code is business casual. Coats and ties are not required. Slacks, dress jeans, dress shorts with a dress shirt or a Polo style shirt are great. We require that... More
21 February 2020|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in dining with us at GW Fins. While none of our dishes are vegan, our chefs are very accommodating and are more than happy to modify things to accommodate all dietary needs and restrictions. We... More
18 January 2020|
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Response from Gary W | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in dining with us. If you call us at 504-581-3467, you can make a reservation as far in advance as you would like. We hope to hear from you soon.
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