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We are temporally closed for renovation and hope to be open soon. The Gem Creole Saloon is located in the same historic building that hosted the Gem Saloon in the 1800's- Featuring such New Orleans - inspired classics as fresh oysters, gumbo, crawfish etouffee, poor boy sandwiches, broasted chicken and hot buttermilk biscuits. The Gem is a laid-back place to gather and savor these popular southern dishes. With a full bar, the Gem's patrons can sip handmade southern cocktails, a huge selection of boubons, whiskey flights, craft beers and a large selection of regional wines. The sounds of blues, zydeco and New Orleans jazz and viewing Sporting Events are provided for guests to enjoy while visiting…
$10 - $20
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Highchairs Available
We ordered Crawfish Etoufee and fried chicken. Both were awesome. The server/bartender recommended the Hoochie Mama cocktail which was habanero pepper infused vodka and a berry mix with cajun spices along the edge of the glass. If you like hot, sweet and spicy all in...More
Date of visit: May 2019
Kathleen238, Owner at Gem Creole Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write your great review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your visit.
Went out for a family dinner on a whim this past Saturday evening. So glad that we did. Upon arriving without reservations, the staff made sure that they could accommodate us. We started with a couple of cocktails, I had the Tom's Old Fashioned. Best...More
Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Kenneth W
Kathleen238, Owner at Gem Creole Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to write your wonderful review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your visit at the 'Gem'. Hope you visit us again.
recently dined at Gem Cajun Saloon for a belated engagement dinner. for the most part, everything was top notch. The Fried chicken was excellent as was the BBQ shrimp. the beignets were HUGE. Having had beignets in New Orleans these were 4 times the size....More
Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Mark T
Kathleen238, Owner at Gem Creole Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review. So happy you enjoyed the food at the Gem.
The food here is great! You can’t get anything else like it in the area. I love the shrimp and grits. The shrimp is always cooked perfectly and the grits are creamy and cheesy!
The beignets are fantastic!
Date of visit: March 2018
Kathleen238, Owner at Gem Creole Saloon, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write your great review. We hope you will dine with us again.