Craving Cajun Eats?

 The soul-food of New Orleans is Cajun-style cuisine. Check out these restaurants near you for the best Cajun eats in town.

Mulate’s | The Original Cajun Restaurant

201 Julia St.
2.5 miles
Cajun fare and live Zydeco music in a rustic, wood-beamed space flanked by a dance floor & full bar.

K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen

416 Chartres St.
2.8 miles
Chef Paul Prudhomme’s legendary down-home spot with upscale Cajun fare, open kitchens & a courtyard.

Cajun Seafood

1479 N Claiborne Ave.
4.1 miles
Casual, family-run restaurant creating Southern-style seafood platters, traditional po-boys & gumbo.

Restaurant R’evolution

 777 Bienville St.
2.8 miles
Swanky hotel restaurant with an extensive menu of Creole fare, plus a 10,000-bottle wine cellar.

Restaurant Rebirth

857 Fulton St.
2.3 miles
Rustic-chic destination for elevated farm-to-table Cajun-Creole plates paired with local craft beer.

Bon Ton Café

401 Magazine St.
2.6 miles
Nostalgic, brick-walled spot serving classic Cajun dishes since 1953, except on weekends.

Original Pierre Maspero’s

440 Chartres St.
2.8 miles
Classic Creole cuisine & cocktails in a historic 1788 building with weathered brick walls.

New Orleans Creole Cookery

508 Toulouse St.
2.9 miles
Classic Cajun-Creole dishes are the draw at this upscale eatery with a courtyard patio & live jazz.

Toups Meatery

845 N Carrollton Ave.
5.7 miles
Carnivore-friendly menu of Cajun dishes plus cocktail pitchers in a rustic space with a patio.

Chartres House

601 Chartres St.
2.9 miles
Cajun-Creole joint serving gumbo, po’ boys & more in an elegantly homey space with multiple rooms.


827 Toulouse St.
3.9 miles
Charming & relaxed Cajun dining option with upscale ambiance inside the Hotel St. Marie.


329 Decatur St.
2.8 miles
This bar & eatery with courtyard seating serves seasonal, locally sourced Cajun & Creole dishes.

Eat New Orleans

900 Dumaine St.
4.2 miles
Sunny, BYOB-friendly space serving farm-to-table Cajun-Southern meals, plus brunch on weekends.

Coop’s Place

1109 Decatur St.
4.7 miles
Cajun grub, fried chicken & drinks in a busy no-frills space that’s open late & 21 & older only.


823 Decatur St.
3.2 miles
Grande dame of New Orleans dining founded in 1856, serving a traditional, fixed-price Creole menu.

Mr. B’s Bistro

201 Royal St.
2.8 miles
Special-occasion spot serving modern, seasonal Louisiana fare in a refined, wood-paneled space.

Liuzza’s by the Track

1518 N Lopez St.
4.9 miles
Casual Creole tavern for gumbo, slow-simmered corned beef & signature BBQ shrimp po’ boys.