Desire Oyster Bar Lunch & Dinner Menu

Fresh Off The Boat

Gulf Oysters on the Half Shell
1/2 doz. $9, doz. $16
Half Pound Peel and Eat Shrimp $13
Fruits De Mer Platter
12 Raw Oysters, 1/2 lb. Peel & Eat Shrimp, Crab Louie


Fried Catfish $15
Fried Shrimp $16
Fried Oyster $19
Fried Shrimp & Oysters
Shrimp Carbonara
Fried Shrimp topped with Bacon-Crawfish Cream Sauce
Roast Beef & Gravy $15
Portobello Po'Boy
Portobello, Roasted Red Bell Pepper, Spinach, Swiss
Chicken Fried Steak
Country Gravy
Po'boys dressed with tomato, lettuce and mayonnaise on Leidenheimer french bread. All po'boys served with french fries.  


Char Grilled Oysters
1/2 doz. $12, doz. $19
Crawfish Cheesecake
Red Pepper Aioli
Crab Mac & Cheese $13
Jumbo Shrimp Remoulade
Fried Green Tomatoes
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
Fried Bow Tie Pasta & Parmesan
Firecracker Oysters
Chile Laced Cream, Corn Maque Choux, Green Tomato Chow Chow
Louisiana Crab Cakes
Coleslaw, Red Pepper Aioli
Crispy Fried Alligator
Louisiana Pepper Jelly
Oyster and Artichoke Soup
cup $9, bowl $12
Creole Gumbo
cup $9, bowl $12
Small Caesar Salad $7
House Salad
Tomato, Cucumber, Red Onion, Croutons, Praline Vinaigrette

Fried Seafood Platters

Oyster $27
Shrimp $24
Shrimp, Oysters
Catfish $20
Seafood Platter
Shrimp, Oysters, Crab Cake, Catfish
All seafood platter are fried southern style in cornmeal batter. All platters served with french fries and coleslaw.  


Baby Spinach
Candied Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Blue Cheese Crumbles, Red Grapes, Praline Vinaigrette
Add Grilled Chicken, Shrimp or Blackened Fish: $5
Croutons, Parmesan
Add Grilled Chicken, Shrimp or Blackened FishL $5
Seafood "Louie"
Shrimp, Lump Crab, Creamy Brandied Louie Dressing, Iceberg & Romaine Lettuce, Chopped Egg, Grape Tomatoes, Cucumber, Black Olive
Blackened Chicken
Mixed Greens, Strawberries, Feta Cheese, Candied Pecans, Ranch Dressing

Pasta, Pasta

Jambalaya Pasta
Chicken, Shrimp, Sausage, Parmesan, Creole Tomato Cream tossed with Penne
Shrimp Alfredo
Spicy Alfredo Sauce, Shrimp, tossed with Fettuccine
Crawfish Carbonara
Bacon-Crawfish Cream, tossed with Bow Tie

New Orleans Specialties

Shrimp, Chicken, Sausage and Rice steamed in Tomatoes and Spices
New Orleans Style BBQ Shrimp
Rice & French Bread
Red Beans & Rice
Grilled Smoked Sausage
Shrimp & Grits
Yellow Stone Ground Grits, Tasso, Roasted Red Pepper Cream
Crawfish Etouffee
Sauteed Tails Smothered in Cajun Sauce, Steamed Rice
Fried Chicken & Waffles
Boneless Thighs, Bourbon Cane Syrup
Chicken Fried Steak
Mashed Potatoes, Vegetables, Country Gravy
The Creole Trio
Creole Gumbo, Jambalaya, Red Beans and Rice, Smoked Sausage


French Fries $6
Southern Cooked Greens $6
Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes $6
Sauteed Vegetables $6
Red Beans & Rice $6
Lyonnaise Potatoes $6
Coleslaw $5
Stone Ground Grits $5

Fresh Fish

Andouille Crusted Gulf Fish
Lyonnaise Potatoes, Lemon Butter Sauce, Seasonal Vegetables
Blackened Catfish Lafitte
Over White Rice with Crawfish Etouffee
Pan Seared Gulf Fish
Corn Maque Choux, Herbed Rice, Seasonal Vegetable

Hot Off The Grill

10 oz. Ribeye
Creole Butter, French Fries, Vegetables
Chicken Breast
Lemon Garlic Olive Oil Lyonnaise Potatoes, Sauteed Vegetables
8 oz. Angus Cheese Burger
Brioche Bun, L.T.O.P., French Fries
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Brioche Bun, L.T.O.P., French Fries

Sweet Endings

Bread Pudding
Whiskey Sauce
Fried PB&J
Vanilla Bean Ice Cream


Iced Tea $4
Fountain Drinks $4
Coffee $4

Local Cane Sugar Sodas

Bottled Abita Root Beer $6
Swamp Pop
Satsuma Fizz, Praline Cream, Pontchatoula Pop