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Chookie's Seafood & Oyster Bar

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45654 University Park Ave, Hammond, LA 70401-6510
+1 985-345-6650
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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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742 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sandwiches are very good - shrimp and catfish poboys especially. Bisque and gumbo are always exceptional. Staff is always friendly and helpful. Prices are great

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Thank LSUTraveller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Tried the oysters Josephine. So awesome. And of course the raw oysters were perfect, as usual. You must get the gumbo.

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Thank Dianneschilling
Brookhaven, Mississippi
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120 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Best seafood potatoes ever, love this place, lots of locals good food, always fast. Good waitstaff decor is simple

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Thank Kelvin L
Hammond, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I go here about twice a month I have never ordered anything I didn't love. I love their boiled seafood it is seasoned to perfection The fried pistolets melt in your mouth My only complaint is sometimes it's to crowded to eat there but that's great for them Best raw oysters around always fat and juicy Going there tonight. I'm... More 

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Brookhaven, Mississippi
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120 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great food I love the seafood potato it is cheesy but delicious this place never disappoints gumbo is good bread is good local hangout plus college bar

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Thank Kelvin L
Louisiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

One of my favorite places to eat. Never had a bad experience here yet! I love the food and the staff! Thanks for your awesome service. Keep it up guys!

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Thank Jherilyn J
Hammond, Louisiana
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Funny name but fantastic food. If you haven't tried this restaurant WELL LET ME TELL YOU, YOU are missing some of the best fried, broiled, boiled seafood and New Orleans style Po Boys you will find anywhere. I make sure I have lunch here at least twice a month. The RAW oysters are as good as you will find ANYWHERE... More 

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Thank apmcdonaldjr
Hammond, Louisiana
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Chookies is a local restaurant specializing in seafood. For several years they were located in the strip mall on north Morrison, beside Papa John's pizza but recently moved to 45654 West University. Their range of seafood is extensive but they have managed to bump their prices up from their previous location. Food is quite good, especially the seafood potato.

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Thank papacandle
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I've had many shrimp poboy and I have to say Chookies has the best in town. Servers are always helpful and friendly.

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Thank Cindy M
Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Usa
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We ate there last night and had a wonderful time. I had the Shrimp Lala and my husband had a shrimp poboy. Both of these were great. Constance our waitress was friendly and helpful. Eric,the owner sent us complementary gumbo and a jumbo boiled shrimp. I have never had better. This place is friendly and Eric is an amazing cook.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 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, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45654 University Park Ave, Hammond, LA 70401-6510
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Hammond
  • Phone Number: +1 985-345-6650

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