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Gumbo Pot

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6333 West Third Street #312, Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 933-0358
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating

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  • 10
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  • 22
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 5
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good ol' New Orleans food for Mardi Gras

We visited the Farmers Market on Mardi Gras and were attracted by the music being played outside The Gumbo Pot. We decided that the queue was an indicator of quality and we were not disappointed. Simple, tasty Louisiana food at a reasonable price with cheap (for LA) beer on hand (but not from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
TheCrofties
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Woodcote, United Kingdom
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Woodcote, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We visited the Farmers Market on Mardi Gras and were attracted by the music being played outside The Gumbo Pot. We decided that the queue was an indicator of quality and we were not disappointed. Simple, tasty Louisiana food at a reasonable price with cheap (for LA) beer on hand (but not from the outlet) and a festival atmosphere. A... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was such a fun little food truck in the heart of the market. Great selection to choose from and delicious creole food to sample and enjoy. Loved the gumbo, cornbread and fried pickles.

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51 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Little Caribbean restaurant in the Farmer's Market, I had the Sweet Potato Salad and a Peach Cobbler. Food was good but not exceptionnal.

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Canada
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105 reviews 105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We had dinner here on a Tuesday night - a regular flow of customers but not too busy. The jambalaya was wonderfully tasty with delicious chunks of spicy sausage. The toasted pecan salad and sweet cornbread made a perfect very filling meal. My friend's seafood salad was substantial and fresh. Great friendly service from behind the counter; I'd definitely go... More 

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Doha
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The special we got was gator gumbo -- its name alone appealing to any adventurous gastronome walking by the Farmers Market. Slightly spicier and smokier, it did not quite compare to the mainstay of seafood gumbo. You also get a choice of sides, of which I cannot rave more enthusiastically about the collard greens... Just hmm hmm good. Beware the... More 

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Moorpark, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Ate a piece of really yummy pecan pie here today - rich and just likes Grandma used to make. For less than $4 for a generous slice, knowing how high pecans are, I felt it was a good value. Lots of tables in this section of the market and friendly staff. Hubby had a cornbread muffin that he raved about,... More 

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Weston, Wisconsin
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I ordered the blackened catfish po boy sandwich, which was very delicious. I always ordered fried pickles and was not impressed, because they used sweet pickles. I am a dill pickle girl. It was $15 for the 2 items. The sandwich was quite huge and definitely filled me up! I would recommend trying it out!

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Chicago
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Authentic cuisine. Recommend the seafood gumbo which comes with a side of your choice. Order the mint iced tea for your beverage and a beignet for dessert.

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Lynbrook, NY
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8 helpful votes 8 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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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6333 West Third Street #312, Los Angeles, CA 90036
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: (323) 933-0358

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?