8311 Jefferson Hwy., Harahan, 737-3700
Charlie's is under new ownership and boiling again.
713 Lake Ave., Metairie, 831-4141; 841 Iberville St., 581-1316
A Bucktown destination and a rare French Quarter option for boiled seafood.
Franky & Johnny's
321 Arabella St., 899-9146
Long tables of hands-on eaters fill this backstreet classic.
Perrino's Boiling Pot
3754 Westbank Expy., Harvey, 340-5560
Hunting trophies deck the walls, crawfish baskets and beer pitchers cover the tables.
7742 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse, 393-7303
Look for all-you-can-eat deals nightly.