About On The Half Shell

On The Half Shell, a seafood hot spot for over 20 years, is located in Prairieville,LA  near the  East Baton Rouge Parish line. On The Half serves fresh Louisiana seafood with a variety of other options to satisfy your tastebuds.

We offer daily lunch specials with a full lunch menu, dinner, and Sunday brunch. 

The half seafood po-boy and gumbo special is a customer favorite.  If you are craving oysters, On The Half Shell is the place to come! Chargrilled, fried, or served raw on the half shell, we have you covered. The Guidry’s Dozen, a combination of Chargrilled, Rockefeller, Bienville, Picante di Fromaggio, and NOLA is guaranteed to satisfy your love of oysters. All of our gumbos, soups, and sauces are homemade in house daily.

On the Half Shell offers a fun, family friendly atmosphere. With flat screen TVs, it’s the perfect spot to watch the game! In the mood for some live music? Come listen to some of the top local musicians Tuesday through Saturday 6 pm- till in the oyster bar.

Don’t forget…it’s never too early to reserve our Perkins room for your office, home, or family functions.

On the Half Shell accepts all major credit cards, and is open 7 days a week.