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Gumbeaux's a Cajun Cafe

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6712 Broad St, Douglasville, GA 30134-4529
770-947-8288
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:00 pm - 11:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 62
    Very good
  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
This place is crazy busy for a reason

The food was fresh and amazing! The pickles alone really made a huge impression on me. Would definitely go back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
Kellie V
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Douglasville, Georgia
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  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
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Douglasville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

The food was fresh and amazing! The pickles alone really made a huge impression on me. Would definitely go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

If you like cajun food, you'll love Gumbeaux's. The food is good and the portions are generous. There is usually a line to get in, so be prepared to wait.

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Douglasville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Everything i have eaten her is excellent. i particurlarly like the seafood rotini, but if you are undecided or just want to experience varied dishes, the sampler is great. Every entree i have had was enough for two or more. Go early or be prepared to wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

One of our favorites, never had a bad meal here. The wait on a table can be miserable though, especially if you have six or more in your party. Must try the seafood chowder, Cajun egg rolls, buffalo shrimp, and fish Pontchartrain.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Excellent Food and Excellent service. Cajun/Creole cooking all the way. Being a vegetarian, it wasn't a lot I could eat, except for some sides and dessert. But I will say that what I had was delicious. The place is always crowded and has a wait line of about 15 minutes, but it is worth it. People come from miles around... More 

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Acworth, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

This was my first time to visit Gumbeaux's. Gotta say the place is excellent. The only issue I had is the portion of crab claws as an app, was a bit small for 13.95. Everything else including the service was excellent.

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Sylacauga, Alabama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We had been told about the long lines, so we came a little early for lunch. Got a good table, but waited a while before we saw a server. Ordered a appetizer and entrees. The gumbo was pretty good, but needed some hot sauce. The red beans and rice was bland, and needed salt and hot sauce. The fried catfish... More 

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Lockport, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Just walk in and grab the first you see open. That's what I did. Right at the front door. An upstairs waitress asked," for or to go," It was lunch time 11:00 to 2:00pm. Waitress handed my order to the Bartender. And a large portion of Shrimp Cocktail and fabulous Cajun Sauce. A perfect texture and surprising an 8 count.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

My husband and I always go to Gumbeaux's to eat on special occasion. The only bad thing about this place is the long wait time ( but that is only because a lot of people love to eat at Gumbeaux) it is well worth the wait. I have never found a dish that I did not like. If my husband... More 

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Excellent food and service. I'm sure you will enjoy your visit if you like Gajun food. Parking should not be a problem since we are a small town with parking on street or in nearby parking building.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6712 Broad St, Douglasville, GA 30134-4529
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Douglasville
  • Phone Number: 770-947-8288

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 pm - 11:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 pm - 11:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 pm - 11:00 am
Thursday
10:00 pm - 11:00 am

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