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Toutant, Buffalo - Hit and miss, southern grass root/Cajun/Creole soul food dinner

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 month ago

After a delightful luncheon experience at the award winning ' Pearl Morissette ', we found ourselves in close proximity to the US border and with over half a day of free time to spare. Decisions we...

Cajun dirty rice dressing?

by rawright 2 months ago

I've been getting into creole spices lately which led me to trying my hand at making a big batch of dirty rice. The dressing recipe I used is below, but I also added some personalization to the rec...

Need some advice [about jambalaya and other recipes for a crowd]

by mflick81 3 months ago

Thinking of making jambalaya for tailgating sunday. I was going to make it the night before and reheat in a aluminum tray on the grill. Will it reheat ok? Also looking for good recipes enough for a...

BOUG Creole Deli | Bayview - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

A friend recommends that I try the gumbo from BOUG Creole Deli. Actually, I think it's the lobster roll po' boy that's calling me. It's just moved into new quarters in the Bayview. Since it migh...

Roux Dat | Capitola (Santa Cruz County)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Recently my brother and I stumbled onto Roux Dat, a casual and inexpensive Cajun/Creole spot near Trader Joe's in Capitola. It stays open through the afternoon (daily 11:30a to 8p), making it a goo...

GUMBO – Home Cooking Dish of the Month, March 2017

by masha 2 years ago

Welcome to the reporting thread for our March Dish of the Month. This month we will be cooking Gumbo. To learn how we selected this dish, go to the voting and nominations threads, linked here...

New Orleans Old School cajun/creole

by duck001 11 months ago

Looking for an old school cajun/creole restaurant for first time visit for two teenage girls. We are going to be taking them over to Cafe Du Monde, but are also looking for a classic NO restaurant...

Creole/Cajun Ingredients

by Sukaneya 11 months ago

I am looking for some specific Cajun ingredients in an effort to make authentic gumbo. I am having trouble finding them in Toronto. Online searches keep taking me to American sites and stores. Does...

Where is the "real" cajun/Creole in LA county?

by ivankrueger 9 years ago

Not a NO native, but a huge fan. Just went and miss the food terribly. I've scoured this town up and down, and always find myself disappointed. Here's where I think it's lacking: 1) Gumbo Pot...

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Mattapoisett in LA
by Mattapoisett in LA 5 years ago

This was a restaurant located in the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza which closed a few years ago because of crime. Apparently they are catering the Mardi Gras Celebration at St Bernadette's next Tue...

The Gumbo Shop

by EDANTES 1 year ago

The Gumbo Shoppe is a Creole Restaurant in New Orleans. The food and service were absolutely fabulous. The Blackened Fish Nuggets are absolutely splendid. The Gumbo, Jambalaya, Etouffee, and Shrimp...

Bayou Creole Kitchen & Rotisserie (SF)?

by Malcolm Ruthven 1 year ago

I can find nothing here about Bayou Creole Kitchen & Rotisserie in the Mission in San Francisco. Has anyone been? http://bayousf.com

The Bywater | NOLA-inspired in Los Gatos

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The Bywater is Chef David Kinch's newest venture bringing Big Easy flavors to Los Gatos. Last month my brother and I tried our hand at securing a table. No reservations here, and war stories abound...

Lunch recommendations near the Convention Center

by Etcetera 1 year ago

I'm in town for at the convention center for most of this week and am looking for some lunch recommendations within a walk of the convention center. I'd prefer creole/cajun, and would prefer down h...

Are there any *real* Cajun/Creole restaurants in Dallas?

by jmorri26 9 years ago

I'm looking for New Orleaneans on here who live in Dallas. Can ya'll tell me where I can get some real Louisiana cooking around here? I'm born and raised so I know my New Orleans food so no Razoo's...

FQ Restaurants with a quiet ambiance and good food

by dpastor 2 years ago

We are in NOLA for Thanksgiving Week. We have been before, but usually went to party-like restaurants. Now, we need more quiet places - preferably with a historic feel, but not necessary. Looking f...


by JustJake2 2 years ago

or Drew's? While we've dined at Drew's a couple of times and can probably get a table very early on Sat. before we head on over to see some friends do a couple of sets at the Biergarten Saturday n...

jambalaya---what to serve with it?

by rcburli 8 years ago

Making jambalaya with chicken and sausage tomorrow night (no shrimp). What are some thoughts on side dishes that fit the regional cuisine? Salad? If so, what kind? Other ideas? Thanks.

Creole Cajun Cookbook

by JuniorBalloon 2 years ago

I just got back from my first trip to New Orleans. Best thing we did was take a cooking class with Crescent City Cooking School. We did the hands on and made Crawfish Etouffee, Seafood Gumbo and a ...

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