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Cafe Rue Orleans

1150 N College Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703-1907
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Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

There are not enough Cajun restaurants across the country and this one is definitely good. I like freshness and quantity of most of the food but it does seem like salad is made too far ahead and was wilted. The fried crawfish is lightly fried but I'm not a fan of the remoulade dipping sauce. The étouffée is good but... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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76 reviews 76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Another hole in the wall near the Pesto Cafe which we loved. The food was really mixed, as was the waitperson. There were only three tables on the night we visited, and the server forgot one order, got another wrong, and forgot to bring the coffee. Very nice though! We ordered a variety of items to try. The crab cakes... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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75 reviews 75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

Great New Orleans style food. Atmosphere is good. Small area unique parking, but worth it. Roll in and eat up.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Love eating here. Food is always wonderful. The gumbo is always great amd the lunch specials can't be beat. The dinner menu is awesome too. Try the fried green tomatoes and the firecracker shrimp appetizers.

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Wichita, Kansas
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We went at friend's recommendation and were pleasantly surprised because the outside looks like the "no tell motel" You really have to look for it but so worth the trip. The firecracker shrimp appetizers were wonderful. They have a good wine selection. Everyone in our group of 6 ordered different dishes and all were great! We are from Wichita, KS... More

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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My wife and I dined here for a Sunday brunch. As we were walking up we noticed unorganized boxes stacked in the windows. A tale tale sign, I thought to myself. We wait for a few minutes before we were acknowledged. There are about 14 tables with 6 tables being occupied and 2 servers. We wait about 10 minutes before... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My husband and I ordered the firecracker shrimp as an appetizer and it was delicious as was the fried shrimp. The menu offered many dishes that I just can't remember their names but if you want authentic New Orleans food than try this restaurant

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Jenks, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

I recently choose cafe Rue Orleans for a get together with friends. As my wife and I had moved back to the area after living in Houston for years. We wanted to have a nice dinner to catch up. I made a reservation a couple of weeks in advance. During my first phone call I was told "We don't take... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I went to this restaurant for dinner - the place is pretty casual - parking is on a steep hill. There was a party of 6 when I arrived and only one waitress. She seemed to be more interested in the folks there rather than serving any food....anyway I ordered the mumbo-gumbo and the crawfish etouffee. The gumbo was terrible... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I love those far away places that make my husband say "where ARE you taking me?" He looked it up on line and said "we're going to a diner in a parking lot of a motel??" Yes. We entered through the first floor, which smelled like fish, but must have been the bar, obviously a regular mistake because we were... More

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