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Deja Vu: New Orleans Creole Soul Food & Vegetarian Restaurant

936 Florida St, Memphis, TN 38103
901-942-1400
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Ranked #17 of 1,262 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $15
Hours:
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Caribbean, Vegan, Vegetarian
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Deltona, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

We had reservations for a party of 10. The host and hostess had our table ready for us when we entered the restaurant. They said, "We have a table for you and table ready for a party of 15." They debated which one to seat first and decided to seat the party of 15. Another host jumped in and called... More

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

You would never know this place was here - it's difficult to spot from the street, but is absolutely full of locals. We were taken here after a trip to Stax, just down the road. It was absolutely fantastic I had a fantastic gumbo and my wife had fried crawfish. It's simple, cheap and well worth finding if you can.... More

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Road Town, Tortola
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Loved the friendly welcome and relaxed atmosphere. My partner had the gumbo which was delicious, I had the seafood platter which was fried catfish, oysters and shrimp. Reliable, relaxed good dining.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Friends had recommended De JaVu, so we went to the Main Street location. Now I realize that others may have gotten better food and better service, but we did not. The Chicken and Sausage Jamabalya I ordered tasted like it had been made earlier in the day on only slightly reheated before being served to me. The parts that were... More

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Cologne, Germany
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The spot in Memphis when it comes to New Orleans or Cajun style cuisine. Great selection of typical food like Gumbo, Jambalaya or variations with the typical used spices. I had the gator stew, which was awesome...very spicy. Probably the reason why I couldn't really find the depth in the much milder pasta afterwards...i would say...wrong combination. Staff was fast... More

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Hyattsville, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Pretty decent New Orleans fare in Tennessee! They have Awesome and informed service, great setting and seating outside is nice.

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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Recommended by other services of the city, this restaurant didn't disappoint. Loved the food and the atmosphere. The staff was friendly and efficient. I would recommend this eatery to family and friends visiting Memphis.

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Marion, Arkansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My husband and I met two friends here for lunch Friday August 29, the food was excellent and the service as very good. The staff was so friendly I had to make a comment. Not just our waitress but everyone was extra friendly. The food was some of the best Cajun soul food I have ever eaten. Thumps up!!! The... More

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San Francisco, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The food, the service - all AMAZING. Will be going back as often as possible. The food was fresh, flavorful, thoughtful.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Tried dejavu for the first time valentines day this year. Middle of February made for cold weather. It wasn't a lobby/waiting area so we stood at the door with the cold air from outside. The people were extremely nice and accommodating, we were allowed to switch tables to try n get away from the front door air. Food didn't take... More

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