Curbside crawfish: Here’s where you can get your mudbug fix

Lots of places are boiling up the good stuff to-go for quick and easy ordering and pickup. Here are some spots that are offering crawfish (and other seafood) curbside.

by Marielle Songy
May 4, 2020

Unfortunately, proper crawfish boils are on a temporary hiatus, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t bring the crawfish boil home with you! Lots of places are boiling up the good stuff to-go for quick and easy ordering and pickup. Get some crawfish, grab a cold beverage and hop onto Zoom and pinch the tails with friends. Here are some spots that are offering crawfish (and other seafood) curbside.

Arabi

• Quitutes Cuisine
-Crawfish
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Call 504-766-8694

Price: $2.99/lb

Quitutes Cuisine
Getting there
6617 W Judge Perez Dr, Arabi, LA 70032, USA
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Bywater

• Mais La Seafood
-Crawfish and shrimp with fixings
Daily, except for Tuesdays, starting at 11:00 a.m. at the corner of St. Claude and Feliciana
Delivery available after 3 p.m. for 10+ lbs
Call 337-658-0223

Price: Crawfish- $4.50/lb or $4/5+ lbs
Shrimp- $9/lb, 10/15 shrimp per pound

 

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Chalmette

• Today’s Ketch Seafood
-Crawfish and shrimp
Daily, delivery also available
Call 504-279-6639

Price: Crawfish, $3.69/lb
Shrimp, $8.50/lb

Today's Ketch Seafood and Restaurant
$$$$
Getting there
2110 E Judge Perez Dr, Chalmette, LA 70043, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 9am–6pm
Fri 9am–7pm
Sat 9am–6pm
Sun 9am–3pm
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New Orleans East/Gentilly

• Cajun Shack NOLA
-Crawfish
Daily, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Call 504-218-4204

Price: Market

Cajun Shack NOLA
Getting there
9830 Lake Forest Blvd Suite 110, New Orleans, LA 70127, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 11am–7pm
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• Castnet Seafood
-Crawfish and more
Daily, Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Call 504-244-8446

Price: $3/lb

Castnet Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
10826 Hayne Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70127, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Sat 10am–5pm
Sun Closed
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• NOLA Crawfish King
-Crawfish, crabs and shrimp pickup at 5301 Franklin Ave. 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
and other locations
Check NOLA Crawfish King Facebook page for locations, days and times
Delivery available
Call for orders of more than 10 lbs, 504-259-0828

Price: Crawfish- $10.00/3 lbs, $15.00/5 lbs, $28.00/10 lbs
Snow Crab $16/LB
Boiled Shrimp $8/LB

 

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• North Broad Seafood
-Crawfish and shrimp
Daily, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Call 504-948-6050

Price: Crawfish- $4.99/lb
Shrimp- $11.99/lb

North Broad Seafood
Getting there
1901 N Broad St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 10am–8pm
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• Smiley’s Grill
-Crawfish
Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Delivery also available
Call 504-248-7270

Price: $3.99/lb
or $10 bag comes with 2 lbs crawfish, potatoes and corn

Smiley's Grill New Orleans
$$$$
Getting there
3716 Downman Rd, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 8am–6pm
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• Zimmer’s Seafood
-Crawfish and other boiled seafood
Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call 504-282-7150

Price: Market

Zimmer's Seafood
Getting there
4915 St Anthony Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Thu 10am–6pm
Fri 10am–7pm
Sat 10am–5pm
Sun Closed
More Info

Harahan

• Charles Seafood
-Crawfish
Wednesday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Call 504-405-5263

Price: varies, usually around $2.99/lb

Charles Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
8311 Jefferson Hwy, Harahan, LA 70123, USA
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• Bobby’s Seafood
-Crawfish
Days vary, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Call 504-738-2104

Price: Market

Bobby's Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
9013 Jefferson Hwy, River Ridge, LA 70123, USA
Hours
Mon 9am–3pm
Tue-Thu 9am–6pm
Fri 9am–7pm
Sat 9am–3pm
Sun Closed
More Info

• Seither’s Seafood
-Crawfish and other seafood
Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Call 504-738-1116

Price: Crawfish- $2.99/lb

Seithers Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
279 Hickory Ave, Harahan, LA 70123, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Fri 11am–8pm
Sat 5–8pm
Sun Closed
More Info

Kenner

• Captain Dat Seafood
-Crawfish
Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call 504-305-2557

Price: $15.49/5 lbs

Captain Dat
Getting there
4525 Williams Blvd ste b, Kenner, LA 70065, USA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:30am–8pm
Sun Closed
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• Kenner Seafood
-Crawfish
Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Call 504-466-4701

Price: $3.50/lb

Kenner Seafood, Market, Restaurant & Catering
$$$$
Getting there
3140 Loyola Dr, Kenner, LA 70065, USA
Hours
Mon-Sat 11am–9pm
Sun Closed
More Info

• Smitty’s Seafood
-Crawfish and more
Daily, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Call 504-468-1647

Price: $3.50/lb

Smitty's Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
2000 W Esplanade Ave, Kenner, LA 70065, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 11am–9pm
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Metairie

• Schaefer’s Seafood
-Crawfish and shrimp
Tuesday-Thursday- 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Call 504-833-3973
Friday- 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Price: Crawfish- $4.99/lb
Shrimp- $7.99/lb

Schaefer Seafood
Getting there
1726 Lake Ave, Metairie, LA 70005, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue 12–6pm
Wed-Thu 9am–6pm
Fri 9am–7pm
Sat-Sun 9am–6pm
More Info

Mid-City

• Clesi’s
-Crawfish
Daily, 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Delivery also available
Call 504-909-0108

Price: $4.75/lb

Clesi's Seafood Restaurant & Catering
$$$$
Getting there
4323 Bienville St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Thu 11am–9pm
Fri-Sat 11am–10pm
Sun 11am–9pm
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• Rays on the Ave
-Crawfish and crabs
Thursday-Monday 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Delivery also available
Call 504-766-6404

Price: Crawfish- $2.75/lb
Crabs- $9.99/dz

Ray's On The Ave
$$$$
Getting there
2005 N Broad St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
Hours
Mon-Sat 4–11pm
Sun 11am–10pm
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• Zuppardo’s Family Supermarket
-Crawfish by Jason Seither
Tuesday-Sunday

Price: $2.99/lb

St. Bernard

• Casanova’s Seafood
-Crawfish
Daily, afternoons- call ahead
Call 504-682-4417

Price: $3.69/lb

Casanova Seafood
Getting there
1928 Massicot Rd, St Bernard, LA 70085, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 10am–7pm
Fri-Sat 9am–7pm
Sun 9am–5pm
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Uptown

• Boil Seafood House
-Crawfish or other boiled seafood and fixings
Monday-Thursday 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday-Sunday 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Delivery also available
Call 504-309-4532

Price: Market

BOIL Seafood House
$$$$
Getting there
3340 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 3–10pm
Fri-Sun 11am–10pm
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• Frankie & Johnny’s Restaurant
-Crawfish
Days vary, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Call 504-243-1234

Price: Market

Frankie & Johnny's
$$$$
Getting there
321 Arabella St New, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 11am–8pm
Fri-Sat 11am–9pm
Sun 11am–8pm
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• Gulf Coast Crawfish Co.
-Crawfish pickup at 4001 Tchoupitoulas Ave.
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays- pre-order at https://www.gulfcoastcrawfish.com/order

Price: $20/5 lbs

Warehouse District

• Barcadia
-Crawfish and fixings plus a to-go beer or wine
Friday-Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Price: $6/lb, fixings included

Barcadia New Orleans
$$$$
Getting there
601 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Hours
Mon 4pm–12am
Tue-Fri 4–11pm
Sat-Sun 11am–12am
More Info

Westbank

• Big EZ Seafood
-Traditional Vietnamese crawfish
Daily, Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Delivery available
Call 504-272-0711

Price: varies, usually $2.00/lb

Big Ez Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
1632 Lafayette St, Gretna, LA 70053, USA
Hours
Mon-Sat 11am–8pm
Sun 12–6pm
More Info

• Café 615 Da Wabbit
-Crawfish and fixings
Tuesday and Friday, 4 p.m. until it’s gone
Call 504-365-1225

Price: Cash only- $10/box (3 lbs)

Cafe 615 (Home of Da Wabbitt)
$$$$
Getting there
615 Kepler St, Gretna, LA 70053, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 11am–9pm
Fri 11am–10pm
Sat-Sun Closed
More Info

• Cajun Corner Seafood
-Crawfish
Daily, 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Call 504-301-1121

Price: Market

Cajun Corner Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
939 Behrman Hwy, Gretna, LA 70056, USA
Hours
Mon-Sat 11am–7pm
Sun Closed
More Info

• Cajun Daiquiri’s & Café
-Crawfish, shrimp and crabs
Daily, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Call 504-349-3410

Price: Crawfish, $3.50/lb
Shrimp, $8.50/lb
Crabs, $48/dozen

Cajun Daiquiri & Cafe
Getting there
2446 Barataria Blvd, Marrero, LA 70072, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 11am–10pm
Fri-Sat 11am–11pm
Sun 11am–8pm
More Info

• Cody B’s- The Market
-Crawfish and other boiled seafood
Daily until gone- open at 11:00 a.m.
Call 504-419-5536

Price: varies, usually $2.99/lb

Cody B's -The Market
Getting there
8134 LA-23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037, USA
Hours
Mon 4–8pm
Tue Closed
Wed-Thu 4–8pm
Fri-Sat 11:30am–9pm
Sun 11:30am–7pm
More Info

• Danny & Bonnie Seafood
-Crawfish, crabs, shrimp, oysters
Daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call 504-368-8810

Price: Crawfish- $3.59/lb
Shrimp- $9.99/lb
Fixings bag (2 corns, 2 sausages, 2 potatoes) $2.99
Crabs and oysters: market

Danny & Bonnie Seafood
Getting there
2205 Belle Chasse Hwy, Gretna, LA 70053, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 10am–6pm
Fri-Sun 8am–7pm
More Info

• J’s Bayou Seafood
-Crawfish
Monday-Thursday 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday-Sunday 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Call 504-392-3370

Price: $3.59/lb

J's Bayou Seafood
Getting there
933 Behrman Hwy, Terrytown, LA 70056, USA
Hours
Mon-Tue 11am–7pm
Wed Closed
Thu-Sun 11am–7pm
More Info

• Johnny’s Seafood
-Crawfish
Tuesday-Friday 8 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Call 504-349-3500

Price: $3.25/lb, call 504-349-3500

Johnny's Seafood
Getting there
5104 Lapalco Blvd, Marrero, LA 70072, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Fri 8am–7pm
Sat 8am–5pm
Sun Closed
More Info

• Lefort’s Seafood
-Crawfish and fixings
Daily, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Call 504-348-3510

Price: varies, usually around $3.49/lb

Lefort's Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
6720 Lapalco Blvd # A, Marrero, LA 70072, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 11am–7pm
Fri-Sun 11am–8pm
More Info

• Salvo’s Seafood
-Crawfish
Daily, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Call 504-393-7303

Price: varies, usually around $3.75/lb
5 lbs or more, $3.49/lb
20 lbs or more, $2.99/lb

Salvo's Seafood
$$$$
Getting there
7742 LA-23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037, USA
Hours
Mon Closed
Tue-Thu 8am–8pm
Fri-Sat 8am–9pm
Sun Closed
More Info

• Southern Charm Bistreaux & Bar
-Crawfish, crabs or shrimp with fixings
Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Call 504-302-7776

Price: Crawfish- $20/4 lbs
Crabs and shrimp- call for prices

Southern Charm Bistreaux & Bar
Getting there
2020 Belle Chasse Hwy, Gretna, LA 70056, USA
More Info

• Westbank Seafood
-Crawfish
Daily, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call 504-341-9911

Price: $2.49/lb
10/lbs+ $2.29/lb

Westbank Seafood
Getting there
5104 4th St #1702, Marrero, LA 70072, USA
Hours
Mon-Tue 9am–6pm
Wed 8am–6:30pm
Thu-Fri 8am–7pm
Sat-Sun 8am–6pm
More Info

Multiple Locations

• Bevi Seafood- Mid-City and Metairie
-Crawfish and shrimp with fixings
Daily, hours vary
Call: Mid-City- 504-488-7503, Metairie- 504-885-5003

Price: Crawfish- 3 lbs- $14.99 5 lbs, $21.99 10 lbs, $39.99
Shrimp- $8.99/lb

• Cajun Seafood- Uptown, Treme, East N.O., Downtown
-Crawfish
Daily, 10:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Call Uptown- 504-821-4722, Treme- 504-948-6000, East- 504-241-1396, Downtown- 504-945-5447

Price: $4.99/lb

• Deanie’s Seafood- Metairie and Magazine St.
-Crawfish and fixings
Daily, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Call: Bucktown- 504-831-4141, Magazine St.- 504-835-1225

Price: $2.95-$3.95/lb,
Potatoes $1.25/lb, corn $ .60 each, boiled sausage $6.95/lb.

• Rouses Market
-Crawfish and fixings
Daily

Price: varies, but usually around $2.25/lb

Marielle was born and raised in New Orleans. She thinks it's hard to grow up there and not let the culture and history of the city become part of you. Whether it be the jazz, food, of fabulous architecture, she thinks most would agree that things are a little spicer down here. You can reach her via email at [email protected]

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