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Cafe Rue Orleans

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1150 N College Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703-1907
+1 479-443-2777
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

This is a superb restaurant with a creative chef and superb execution. Service is always professional. Food is delicious. Lunch is my usual meal here.

Thank wfs2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Great food! Was so good we splurged and got desert and wam! Awesome! Service was good. Beer was cold. Make sure you go upstairs and not just the bar.

Thank Rusty D
Sioux City, Iowa
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152 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We had the boat for four of us. Been looking forward to catfish and this was the beat. The boat of built for four but easily could have fed 6. The BEST.

Thank PamLM
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

A bit pricey but definitely worth it. The food is flown in from Louisiana, so the price is understandable. The Gator Tots are delicious. I've had a hard time finding decent gator in NWA but this is the real deal. I had the catfish dinner. I got probably 8-10 pieces of FRESH fried catfish and French Fries. My husband was... More 

Thank Donna C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

The food is superb. Spicy, hot and delicious. Large glass windows, open atmosphere, well trained wait-staff. Lunch specials, but most, just great food. Traditional Cajun fare, plus po-boys and other Louisiana specialties.

Thank william S
Greenwood, Indiana
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

A local jewel serving the best Cajun dishes in Northwest, AR. The crawfish corn chowder is a must. This is as close as you're going to get to authentic recipes from the Bayou.

Thank Joy W
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

They have a good selection for a "southern/cajun/seafood" restaurant in northwest arkansas. The atmosphere is sparse, but homey. The prices are reasonable.

Thank TBeaupre
Cabot, Arkansas
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116 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

This is some really good food with a deceptive exterior. Go in and check it out you will not be sorry. Really good seasoning and style of New Orleans.

Thank FishCatcher2016
Eureka, California
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice lunch. My wife had a crawfish po'boy and couldn't stop raving about how good the bread was. I had the fried oyster plate with a side of etouffe. Both EXCELLENT. Service SEEMED slow, but that was because everything was being prepared fresh. Looks like a dump on the outside, not fancy on the inside, but... More 

Thank 960terrellm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

The food here was really great. We got the buffalo oysters, the gator tots and then split the Bayou Boat. It was all fantastic! And the Bayou Boat was definitely enough to feed 4 adults with hefty appetites!

Thank Jenna T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Seafood, French, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 N College Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703-1907
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-443-2777

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