738 Poland Ave., 943-9914;
Dempsey's heavyweight platter is technically for two but could knock out five.
105 Hammond Hwy., Metairie, 831-0999;
Two Tony's doubles down and offers seafood platters four ways: fried, grilled, sauteed or blackened.
P&G Restaurant & Bar
345 Baronne St., 525-9678
The seafood platter is only available on Fridays, but it's under $10.
75 Manchac Way, Akers, (985) 386-6666;
Middendorf's is back and worth the drive for razor-thin catfish fried or broiled.
723 Dante St., 861-7610;
Brigtsen's takes a fine-dining approach to its platter but doesn't fry anything.