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Cajun & Creole cuisine: the best places to taste it in Los Angeles

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Preux & Proper
87/100 (1828 ratings)
Cajun & Creole
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegetarian Friendly
Po' Boys
"Really special restaurant. Cozy fun atmosphere. Great menu but large portions and many options so bring friends. Lovely cocktails too. We had the..."
Annie Seaton
"Friday night I was attending a play at the Orpheum Theater and found this cozy New Orleans resturante. Very hip and upscale with delicious small..."
Carole Burbridge
"First time here, what a great experience! The staff was great in describing the menu. They gave great suggestions on what to choose and pairing each..."
Jennifer Tsumura
"Just excellent. Chef & staff were just great, exceptional food. We will be back. We had the cornbread - out of this world, gumbo- fantastic,..."
Lisa Smith
"Thd food was delicious and our server Robert was the best server l have experienced thus so far this year..."
Stephanie Reed
"New Orleans in DTLA! The crab hush puppies are a must have! The wine selection was extraordinary. A really great and diverse list, and did not..."
Jill Collins
"Great spot for a variety of Southern food. Had dinner and our food was excellent. We had catfish, duck, collard greens and roasted corn. All were..."
Jurutha Brown
"The owner, Josh and the Sommelier went above and beyond to give us a fantastic dining experience. The food was creative and delicious, the staff was..."
Lisa Tahir
"The last day for dineLA, saved the best for last! The hibiscus mule was one of the best mules I've had, and I've had a lot of mules! We shared the..."
Scott Daves
"DineLA has done it again! I took my daughter to celebrate her 21st Birthday and we both couldn't be happier! You guys assisted in making it..."
Eric Felder
"Absolutely the best food and experience we've had in a long while. The Duck Breast with Grits was amazing and the Lamb Shank was delicious as well. ..."
Jennifer Hooper
"The food is incredible! The vibe is special. You owe it to yourself to go by and check it out. You might want to make it on a Thursday night and get..."
Ryan Cross
"This restaurant seriously has it all when it comes to a top-notch LA eatery. The space is so unique and is packed with historical charm. I love the..."
huong lien
"Went for the DineLA menu and it did not disappoint. Our server was awesome and made some great recommendations. The octopus was outstanding,..."
Jason Hoffer
"Trying out some new Southern! Rabbit, pork, lamb, and beignets, we got the major good groups covered! They really did this place right in a slightly..."
Peter Babida
"Every dish we tried was amazing! This included Fried Mississippi Catfish, Baked Mac & Cheese, Dungeness Crab Hush puppies, Chicken Fried Pork Belly,..."
Sendhil Kolandaivel
"Such a great restaurant with the lovely vibe. Interesting building shape that they make really great use of. Food and drink are amazing and the..."
Erns Valdez
"Rarely surprised by restaurants these days. Color me surprised. It's rare food can be both authentic and modern. Food was absolutely tasty. I had..."
Dustin DeRollo
"Can’t say enough about this place, seriously one of the best meals I have had to date. The flavors are incredible and some is the best pickles I..."
B. Springer
"The food was good but not spectacular. Its almost as if they were/are trying to hard to do something creative. The ingredients are fresh and..."
Eric H
Spring Street Smokehouse
87/100 (778 ratings)
Cajun & Creole
"The Food and atmosphere was excellent and service was on point. Highly recommended Don’t forget dessert the peach cobbler was..."
Mark Yvonne
"I highly recommend this place.. ! All these years I just smelled bbq downtown LA. .Yesterday I followed my nose the best delightful..."
Eliodoro Lopez
"This place is a gem! Great flavors, wonderful service and a generous happy hour. Lots of great beers on tap..."
Celestine Angela Dominguez
"This is a hidden gem!! Great BBQ and if your a microbrew fan.. you'll be in heaven. Everyone there is..."
Lynne S. Garcia
"Just go. Give it a shot. The average is so high for a reason. It's actually really good barbeque and sides and beer and service. So..."
Gregory Aight
"Best place in LA for a feed I'm from Australia and been eating here every night and would recommend to..."
Corey Gilbert
"Good food, great service! Cool atmosphere! I had the pull pork sandwich, and ir was on..."
Johnny Mireles
"Food is delicious! And loved our waitress Monica! Been there twice, both times were great service. Loved the mint iced..."
Yvette Allala-Villela
"They serve pork ribs that are tender and delicious. The meat was juicy and soft. The taste was awesome! It was served with mashed potatoes and salad...."
Devanshu Srivastava [Part Of Almighty]
"Amazing food, the brisket and the burnt ends tasty, ribs meat falling of the bone and the chicken tender. Deserts were amazing also. Must visit if in..."
"This review is kinda late, about a month late. But anyway, I had a great experience! My cousin actually recommended this, so I said why not, I've..."
"Great bbq, for a southern man the city is lacking in that department. Thank god for this..."
Cooper Wiley
"Rockin' the ribs. Besides its great transit-friendly location (a block and a half from Union Station), Spring Street Smokehouse loads up diners with..."
"WOW!!! Amazing beef and bison ribs! So rightly priced! Best rib joint in..."
"Bison ribs....mmm!. Popped into spring street smoke house with a couple buddies after volunteering at the midnight mission on sunday. since we were..."
" So at the moment, Spring Street Smokehouse is batting .500. I am not going to pass judgement just yet, and will chalk it up to one of those days,..."
Weekend Foodie
"All Chinatown excursions don't have to be about herb stores and dim sum. Don't blink because you might just miss one of the best barbecue places in..."
Nibbles And Feasts
"This was a SOLID meal. The meats were awfully moreish and so smokily GOOD. I especially liked the brisket - which I ordered, by the way - because it..."
Gabriel Woo
"Amazing service from the guy who was working morning shift on Sunday! He hooked us up with fries which was the highlight of our experience at this..."
"When I travel by train to Los Angeles, this is one place I like to eat. It's just a short walk from Los Angeles Union Station. They have a pretty..."
Trending Nordic
"This place is really good Carolina style bbq. The meat was tender and juicy. And the sides were delicious. My favorite thing was the chili. The..."
Robyn Castello
"I'd say the only problem I had with the dishes here was the overwhelming, overpowering usage of cloves. The ambiance (we ate outside) was exactly..."
Mary Dowell
"Great! This smokehouse is one of the best in L.A. A hidden gem just a few blocks from downtown. I've ordered from here to go and have it at family..."
Rudy Bernal
The Little Jewel Of New Orleans
86/100 (396 ratings)
Cajun & Creole
Fried shrimp
Po' Boys
"My boyfriend found this place on Yelp while looking for Mac & cheese & this place seriously hit the spot! The crawfish Mac is so tasteful and..."
Lily Hernandez
"Thank you, Guy Fieri, for featuring this AMAZING place on Triple D. OMG we wanted to order everything on the menu but decided on the Craw Mac, the..."
Kittie Brown
"I love this place, it’s hard for a Cajun girl to find good Louisiana food in Cali. The Crawfish Mac& Cheese is the shit and the Po Boys are the..."
Tabatha Roy
"The service and food is the best!!! Flavor, flavor and flavor. This place knows how to deliver..."
Vinicio Gomez
"The seafood platter was great but I would remove the frozen popcorn shrimp and replace with some larger buttflied shrimp. I was born in Louisiana and..."
Sam Chance
"Have missed Cajun food since leaving Louisiana. This was authentic and awesome! Highly recommend it. I had little jewel half and half oysters and..."
Doreen Kanady
"Had the gumbo and split the oyster/shrimp po boy. Not disappointed even took some of my gumbo home. Popular place at lunch time. highly..."
Phyllis Gardner
"The best authentic new orleans food i have had in my ten years living in LA. Not only is Little Jewel tasty, their atmosphere is fun and relaxed and..."
Franceasca Seiden
"This place is nothing most Angelenos are accustomed to. The restaurant has the back woods feel to it. Nothing close to being fancy. The fact it's..."
Cecily Pickens-Godoy
"This place has amazing food. It's authentic NOLA style food that's worth the money. I just returned from a trip to New Orleans and I'm glad I found..."
Claudia Lopez
"Great place hidden in the heart of Chinatown! Their menu is wonderfully insane and will definitely keep you coming back for..."
Jason Hardin
"Amazing food! Everything we had was good! From grits with blackened catfish to fried catfish to shrimp po'boy to the banana pudding it was fabulous!..."
H'Atina Gilliard
"Delicious!! Food was amazing, atmosphere was friendly, and the staff were super friendly, sociable, and welcoming. I feel like I was transported to..."
Christina Olivia Painter
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
81/100 (2523 ratings)
Gluten Free Options
Cajun & Creole
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Late Night
Fish & Chips
Fried shrimp
"We love going here for lunch as we love shrimp. So the numerous options that are offered around fish and seafood are amazing. The service is great..."
Ryan Bauer
"Pleasantly surprisedWe ended up here after a long day at Universal. Yes it’s a cheesy themed place, but we were pleasantly surprised by..."
Tanvi Yadav
"After a tiring adventurous visit to the universal studios and a starving stomach we enjoyed the food very delicious, this was my second time visiting..."
"2016-06-02  2nd Dinner :)   We ate here for the first time.  It is what it is, don't expect really any healthy options, but do expect deep fried..."
"Run Forrest Rut! Or Stop Forrest stop if you want someone to take your order (the first waitress that sees it, stops at your table) The..."
Martin Turner Suarez
"Loved!. Loved this place!!!! After a long day we needed more sustenance so stopped in during our City Walk tour. I actually got the sampler for my..."
"Like it! Bubba gump is always good. But I think the protion is smaller then usual... Still love..."
Ching Chong Eater
"Such a fun experience! Gotta try the fish and chips a bit pricy but well worth it. The waitress will play forest gump trivia with your table if..."
Crystal Like Food
"Loved it! We went one night for food...another night for the nice stuff to make us fat! If you go you have to ask for Mario! He is a great server and..."
"I like this place, very upbeat atmosphere. We had a Shrimp Sampler and a chicken salad entree; both were good. Shrimp Sampler let you try shrimps..."
"We only come here for 1 dish.....the shrimpin dippin broth. yum! for those that have had "killer shrimp" in the's just like it but not..."
"I was a tourist in Los Angeles once upon a time. Actually 10 years upon a time. I would visit my mom in LA each summer. She’d take us to all the..."
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