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Shucks The Louisiana Seafood

701 W Port St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5823
+1 337-898-3311
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“raw oysters” (30 reviews)
“crab cakes” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (47 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
701 W Port St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5823
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every visit is equally delicious! The fried shrimp are plenty and sweet. Catch of the day was snapper and huge! Definitely get the shrimp appetizer with Sassy Sauce. Sweet and spicy. You can even buy some to take home. I’m not an oyster person but...More

Thank kellysJ5193IT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is always excellent. I had the raw oysters as usual and switched my entrée choice this time to the flounder. My friend ordered as usual the seafood platter. The wait staff is always good and the restaurant stays pretty crowded. This is by...More

Thank alvinds2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to try the Candied Oysters!! They are charbroiled with Steen’s Cane Syrup and a mild pepper sauce. They are absolutely delicious!!! Shucks offers 5 or 6 kinds of charbroiled oysters, so try them all! It’s a great place to eat, many delicious dishes....More

Thank Della B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve started a tradition the last few years. My hunters and I drop in for all the oysters, shrimp and gumbo we can eat. We have a ball. Crowded but still good service. Very reasonable prices and great Cajun fare. Will be back next January.

Thank John R
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We always come here every time we stay at Betty's RV Park in Abbeville. We had dinner with friends who have never been to Louisiana. We started with gator bites and a dozen broiled oysters with garlic butter and parmesan cheese. Those gator bites were...More

Thank Bobbie C
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Dropped in on a week day afternoon for oysters on the half shell they were so good ate 2 dozens. Waitress are friendly just sometimes slow getting you anything extra after your first initial order. A little on the pricey side also.

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This was my second visit to Shuck's, and it was as good as the first several months earlier. We split several appetizers and each had gumbo. The catfish strips and crab claws, and fried shrimp in a cane syrup pepper glaze were both very good,...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We got oysters which were big, fresh,cold and slightly sweet. I’m embarrassed to say we also ate gator bites; duck gumbo, crab claws and shrimp Poboy. It was all delicious then I had these oysters with cheese and crab meat on top. Cold beer. Clean...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Place is busy at lunch but was only a few minute wait. Nothing real fancy, a large diner type restaurant with a bar. Many customers having oysters, very popular. I started with the gumbo which was wonderful, even had cooked oysters in it. Although they...More

Thank Randy2353
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to love Shucks. Drove from Lafayette to eat here. Easy to find lots of parking area and fun casual environment. Waitresses were very friendly. I was hungry so I ordered a bowl of crab and corn chowder costing $11. I was surprised...More

Thank JLGlenn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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