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Gumbo Pot

6333 W Third St Ste 312, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3190 (Central L.A)
(323) 933-0358
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Ranked #1,104 of 8,555 restaurants in Los Angeles
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch
Neighborhood: Central L.A
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  • English first
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English first
Lynbrook, NY
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Really good food here. The prices were a bit high, but this is LA. Food was authentic and the portions were really a nice size. Went there for lunch, had a ton of places to choose from and we were super happy with our choice.

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Munich
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Ordered Jambalaya as a side was medium hot to spicy, good size portion to try for around 6 $. Enough meat included for the portion size unlike other reviewer experiences. Didn't expect N'Orleans quality so wasn't disappointed, tasted good. Counter help was nice enough. Experience overall was ok for the price.

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L.A.
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Casual creole food served in the patio area of The Original Farmer's Market. During the Summer there is free music of all typs to enjoy while dining.

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Gran Alacant, Spain
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This is a nice place to have fish with a twist. Very different from your local fish&chips. Nice combinations and fresh stuff .

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Moscow
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76 reviews 76 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I am not an expert in Gajun specialities, but still like spicy food. So, I don't know what was wrong, yes it was spicy, but not tasty. We took gator and seafood gumbo. Too little seafood in seafood gumbo. gator one was just eatable. Blackened catfish was ok. We were disappointed,especially taking into consideration, that specifically visited Farmers Market for... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Gumbo pot at the LA Farmer's market is like a taste of creole Louisiana. Their gumbo ya-ya is rich and flavorful and spicy. You can't beat it

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orangeville, ontario
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

The menu offer lots of great Cajun specialties. My husband did not enjoy the blackened salmon sandwich. He said it was bland and he actually didn't finish it. Sorry Gumbo pot, maybe he should have tried something else. Service was friendly and timely.

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Vancouver
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137 reviews 137 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Unfortunately I wasn't very hungry when I ordered . We were loading up on food instead of spending a fortune at Dodger Stadium . I had the oyster po'boy and it was absolutely fabulous . It was quite large and everything tasted very fresh . There were a fair amount of oysters and they made me wish I could have... More

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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201 reviews 201 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

I came upon this during a tour stop at the Farmer's Market. The menu looked good, so I tried it. The jambalaya was very good, as were the hush puppies.Unfortunately they were out of the sweet potato fries, as I really wanted to try them. The portions were very good for the price.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Fun cajun food at the Farmer;s Market. Cafeteria style - find your own seat in the communal seating and then enjoy the food and the view.

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