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Shucks The Louisiana Seafood

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701 W Port St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5823
+1 337-898-3311
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Oysters (raw), Blue crab and shrimp. Fantastic food and wonderful staff. Enjoyed a great lunch... Recommended!

Thank Glenn B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great. I came to celebrate my grandfathers birthday and I had a great experience. I had the fried catfish. It was so flavorful and juicy. The service is great there were a lot of families enjoying the evening.

Thank Stylishly C
galveston, texas
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you find your self in Louisiana...do your self a favor and find this place! The oysters are so fresh, crab cakes wonderful and full of crab meat, the service was excellent. I am from Galveston, Texas and I thought our sea food was the best...this place takes the blue ribbon!!!!! Oh and do not forget to save room for... More 

Thank marcy_hanson
Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was hopping when we stopped in for lunch. There was a bit of a wait to be seated, but the lunch was definitely worth the wait. We had the gator bites appetizer, which was a big portion for the two of us. My husband ordered the 1/2 order of fried shrimp, which was very tasty and a generous... More 

Thank Scarfmonster
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at "Shucks". My wife ordered the crab cake dinner and I had the broiled catfish. Both dinners were very well prepared and very filling. The waitress gave us a sample of the crawfish etouffee. After we finished our dinner, the waitress gave us a sample of bread pudding (which was outstanding). The... More 

Thank Donald R
Spring, Texas
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with brother and dad last night. My first time and I really enjoyed it. Judging by the size of the crowd, so did a lot of other people. I had the char-broiled oysters (traditional and roughneck(?)), and the crab cake. Both very good but the crab cake is definitely recommended. Very high quantity and quality crab content. To... More 

Thank 233rickb
Cape Coral, Florida
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is the place to go for oysters. Had them raw, char broiled and fried. Would have ate more but couldn't!! Did manage a few bites of the delicious bread pudding.

Thank Maui O
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful manager, David Bertrand, fresh seafood, Secret recipes passed on for generations, mouth watering Cajun Cuisine, shrimp, oysters, crabmeat, crawfish etouffée: FUN! Guests are treated like family; they love their food and you will, too!

Thank CathyVIII
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We started with 12 oysters sampler, which I recomend. Then finished with the shrimp and vegetables bowl, a great portion and great food. Don't miss out on this seafood.

Thank ksw725pa1
Lavaca, Arkansas
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53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

From the time we walked in everything was good. The girl at the front desk was very friendly and so was are server. The oysters Rockefeller looked great and my husband loved it. I had a shrimp po boy that was very good. The husband also liked his seafood gumbo. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Jane Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 W Port St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5823
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Abbeville
  • Phone Number: +1 337-898-3311

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