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Cafe Josephine

818 Napoleon Ave, Sunset, LA 70584-6118
+1 337-662-0008
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“biscuits” (12 reviews)
“eggplant” (7 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
818 Napoleon Ave, Sunset, LA 70584-6118
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The crab nachos are delicious! Fresh cooked tortilla chips, with a creamy lump crabmeat sauce. The eggplant and crab dish is outstanding! Crispy fried eggplant, with crabmeat sauce on top. Worth every penny. And try the bloody mary - it's a little spicy, but very...More

Thank pamp204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best food I’ve had! Quaint atmosphere and terrific service. Chargrilled Oysters are by far the best ever - better than Drago’s! Filet Mignon Salad was melt in your mouth delicious, trio fajitas had duck and pork belly...delish and, scallops were cooked perfectly!...More

Thank stefarina2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for lunch on a Saturday. Had read the reviews and made a reservation, they weren’t that busy so it wasn’t necessary, however it’s probably a good idea to make a reservation. There were three of us, we got the Tuna steak, zydeco...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had heard about this place for several years before actually going to try it out. Living out-of-state, our three trips back to Acadiana each year, to visit family and friends, doesn’t always lend itself to trying out new places. We were so impressed with everything...More

Thank June C
Reviewed October 11, 2018

My wife and I discovered this place today while out exploring. We were glad we did. They had chargrilled oysters for just $1 each. We normally have to pay $19.95 for a dozen. These were delicious. My wife and I both had a dozen of...More

Thank Mohunch
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Friends drove us up to Sunset from Lafayette to have lunch at Cafe Josephine. Loved the place as soon as we walked in. The lunch menu was interesting and offered plenty of choices. Besides specialties, burgers, paninis and po boys I was intrigued by a...More

Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Wife and I chose Cafe Josephine for our 10th anniversary dinner. About a 30 minute drive out of town for us, and no regrets. We had heard great things about this restaurant, and I am thankful to say those things lived up to the billing....More

Thank John D
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Had an early dinner on weekend. Very busy but staff was attentive and friendly. We had scallops and triple tail. Not sure where scallops came from but they were some of the best we have had. Compared to NW and NE best. Tad pricey but...More

Thank RiverCajun
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Totally enjoyed our family gathering at this fine dining establishment. The food was some of the best in Acadiana.

Thank Susan Y
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

The food and service were the absolute best. Cute Lil place with a lot of flavor. Drinks were awesome as well as the food. Def will be back

Thank ST8UP50
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August 16, 2017|
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Response from RoseM999 | Reviewed this property |
Best to call them.
January 19, 2017|
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Response from KKDomengeaux | Reviewed this property |
No. Closed on Sunday & Monday
November 13, 2015|
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Response from Catma27 | Reviewed this property |
I would call, pretty certain they have room and a separate room, that is .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 818 Napoleon Ave, Sunset, LA 70584-6118
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Sunset
  • Phone Number: +1 337-662-0008
Sit back and relax in our laid back, rustic atmosphere. Our friendly and caring staff will take care of all your needs while you enjoy our Southern cuisine, prepared from farm fresh ingredients and Gulf seafood. Occasionally throughout the night Chef Troy will come out of the kitchen to meet his guests and make sure that you are having a memorable dining experience. Join us for lunch or dinner in our dining room or our private party room.
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