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Louisiana Creole Gumbo


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Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

I'd been wanting to try this restaurant for years but somehow I just never was able to stop. Until today. We were planning on parking in front, but it was full. So due to seeing a sign about more parking in rear, we drove back...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank jakb1969
Reviewed March 9, 2019

I got tons of food on my first visit and I wasn't disappointed! The Cajun & Creole classic supreme combo meal with dessert. The food was Great! They had music playing it reminded me of being in New Orleans! Someone that was also waiting for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Leticia B
Reviewed January 13, 2019

The ½ pint portions in the combo platter were adequate and the $10 price was right. The shrimp creole was nicely flavored but only had 3 shrimp. The jambalaya was mostly broth and okra with very little beef. They do say it is a broth...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Don D
Reviewed January 23, 2018

I found the gumbo and jambalaya to be very good thumbs up for the food and service.their menu will meet with most taste for great Creole food.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Julius G
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Friendly staff, fair prices, healthy portions and extremely tasty food. I went 2x in one day, before and after the Lions game. Authentic Louisiana in downtown Detroit. A real gem. All flavours of gumbo are excellent, especially the shrimp. Give it a try... the hungry...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Kovalchuk
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

This is the real deal.... the red beans and rice was off the chain... I just came back from New Orleans and would have never imagined great creole food in Detroit but it is y’all. This is a must if you crave authentic creole... staff...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank swarmbrunn
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Visited Detroit recently and was looking for a local place to eat with my family. This is a small, mom & pop restaurant with just two tables for dining-in. Most customers ordered their food to go. Be sure to bring change if you want something...More

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank Tegreman
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We had a Groupon so while in Detroit we decided to stop by this restaurant. Our first stop was at the location on Michigan ave which was closer to our hotel. But that location has closed. So we took Uber to the spot on Gratiot....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Charmain D
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This is a small place (3 tables) with a great Shrimp Po'Boy. They also have a multitude of other southern dishes and combos like chicken and rice. I had peach cobbler for dessert, but it was far too sugary for me. While we waited for...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank bevowl
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

I had the Hungry-Man's platter which consisted of 4 half pints of red beans & rice, shrimp gumbo, shrimp creole, and beef jambalaya. Everything was very good but it's more of a take out resturant then dine in. Prices are a little steep for amount...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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