Drago's Seafood

Seafood, Cajun / Creole
$ $ $
2 Poydras St (Hilton New Orleans Riverside)
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 561-0500
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
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11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm



  • Their lobster is so popular that Dragos has its own facility to store their Maine lobster inventory and keep the shellfish pristine. Via CityEats.com
  • While you are in the Hilton Riverside, don't miss out on the char grilled oysters at Drago's! A dozen usually doesnt go far enough. You probably need to order at least two.
  • Charbroiled oysters are out of this world.
  • It may come off as a bit touristy, but if you're around the Quarter/CBD, a dozen broiled oysters and a Bloody Mary make for a quick, satisfying lunch. [Eater 38 Member]
  • If you like oysters don't order the half dozen... order the whole dozen!
  • Charbroiled Oysters are a must. With a cold Abita Amber and a cup of gumbo if you're hungry.
  • You want the charbroiled oysters. You'd be dumb not to get them. Don't like oysters? Get them anyway nom nom!
  • The Charbroiled Oysters and the Mediterranean Crab Salad. Go there and enjoy it.
  • Super delicious charbroiled oysters -even recommended by lots of the locals!
  • An excellent placr to try charbroiled oysters- the version that inspired countless imitations is still the standard.
  • Looking for a food court alternative around Lakeside Mall? Legendary for its oysters, Drago's has plenty of sandwiches and lunch plates, too. -Gambit's Five in 5
  • The Lobster is good and pricing is great. Restaurant is in the Hilton great location across the street from Harrah's.
  • These god damn charbroiled shrips....sooo good.
  • Either location. Get the charbroiled oysters.
  • Chargrilled oysters and lobster mac n' cheese outstanding! Seafood gumbo was yummy too.
  • This Central Business District classic may look more like a TGI Friday's than your typical New Orleans oyster bar, but the "Home of the Original Charbroiled Oyster" has earned its claim to fame.
  • One thousand percent overrated. And overpriced for below avg food. Lobster mac & crab dip were terrible! Might as well be dumped in velveta. No no no.
  • I'm not a big fan of Oysters, but the Charbroiled Oysters are a must try.
  • Amazing oysters, worth the trip, got half a dozen and couldn't resist upgrading to the whole dozen. Full review...
  • No sleeveless shirts (or tank tops) allowed!

Nearby places

228 Poydras St (at Poydras St)
800 Decatur St (at The French Market)
8 Canal St