We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Dupuy's Oyster Shop

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
108 S Main St, Abbeville, LA 70510-4630
+1 337-893-2336
Website
Today
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

103 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 102: English reviews
Longview, Texas
Level Contributor
352 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here eight years ago and it was great. Wanting to try all three of our favorites in Abbeville we had supper at Dupuy's on what we thought would be a slow night. Boy, were we wrong. When the hostess handed me a "buzzer" i knew this place had changed. We opted to wait in the bar (that... More 

Helpful?
Thank tomthbomb
Crescent, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yum!! The food here doesn't disappoint me on each visit. We visit Lafayette area at least once a year to eat, dance and enjoy the friendly people. Dupuy's is always a priority visit. My husband eats the raw oysters and I vary my choices. I suggest you try them. It must be good it's been around for 100 plus years.

Helpful?
Thank Terri A
Abbeville, Louisiana
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

While Dupuy's is known for the best seafood, the ribeye steak is one of the best you will have anywhere! Last visit I could not resist the eggplant and lump crab appetizer, but my son ordered a steak and it was amazing. Seasoned perfectly, grilled exactly as ordered,and could not have been better. Service is second to none and the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Delaine H
Centerville, La
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Outstanding eggplant abbeville appetizer. And the Friday lunch special was fantastic. The waitress recommended these items and she was spot on. The service was also great.

Helpful?
Thank Luke70522
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

WHEW! Where do I start. I've been visiting Dupuy's for over thirty years [probably 45 but I don't want to do the math]. A MUST when visiting Historic Downtown Abbeville. The best, freshest, perfect oysters in town. The already ice-cold beer is served in super frosty mugs. You make your own dipping sauce for your raw oysters from an array... More 

Helpful?
Thank Carmen D
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Sort of expensive now but the food and services are legendary. Try anything and I guarantee you will love it.

Helpful?
Thank Michael L
Kaplan, Louisiana
Level Contributor
28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Not just Abbeville, it could be one of the best restaurants in all of Acadiana. The food is fantastic and the prices are far better than any of their competitors. They have lunch and dinner specials every day. Wednesday is all day all you can eat fried catfish for $10. All day long! Friday lunch is a must have treat... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank WhitneyB70548
Lafayette, Louisiana
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to eat in Abbeville,Louisiana. The seafood is great. The hamburger steaks are seasoned just right. But the crawfish etouffee is the best. So if you ever in Abbeville give that place a try. It's a down to earth kind of place whether it's with family or with friends.

Helpful?
1 Thank beachfun15
Level Contributor
18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The food was great, the service was top notch and the atmosphere was awesome. My husband is from Abbieville, and the first time he brought me home, we went to Dupuy's. We even danced a bit. :)

Helpful?
1 Thank DeeDra' S
Abbeville, Louisiana
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great food well prepared great service fair prices great seafood gumbo excellent oysters on the half shell

Helpful?
2 Thank 786nealh

Travellers who viewed Dupuy's Oyster Shop also viewed

 

Been to Dupuy's Oyster Shop? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 S Main St, Abbeville, LA 70510-4630
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Abbeville
  • Phone Number: +1 337-893-2336

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Dupuy's Oyster Shop staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?