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The Gumbo Pot

The Gumbo Pot

Cajun / Creole Restaurant$$$$
French Quarter, New Orleans
  • Kyrstin J.
    "The gumbo, red beans and rice and boudin balls were great."(17 Tips)
    Jason A.
    "Stay away from "salads" but the Boudin Balls are interesting."(3 Tips)
    "If you can't do the "gluten thing" the bbq shrimp is REALLY good."(3 Tips)
    Jamica H.
    "The Gumbo YaYa and the Pasta Jambalaya are DELICIOUS!"(2 Tips)
75 Tips and reviews
  • gumbo
  • boudin balls
  • etouffe
  • Bloody Marys
  • shrimp
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  • Myriame S.
    Myriame StanfordSeptember 1
    Very disappointing experience.The seafood gumbo was terrible.I still can't figure out what was in there.The jambalaya was a miss as well: the chicken tasted old and dry. Tourist trap!
  • Lindsay H.
    The food was ok, but it's very expensive for what you're getting. It's in a prime location to get tourists but I would skip this place and find somewhere with better food!
  • Tye W.
    Tye WOctober 9, 2015
    The crawfish étouffée is great! Great customer service
  • Ricky D.
    Ricky DiazSeptember 7, 2015
    Pasta Jambalaya! Taste of New Orleans in one dish!
  • Lovely G.
    Lovely G.August 4, 2015
    The shrimp gumbo was great but the pecan pie was even better!
  • Aye
    AyeJanuary 6, 2015
    Creole combo was tasty. Shrimp creole was served cold, but the rest were served warm to hot! Gumbo was quite delicious!
  • Anthony I.
    Anthony IntravaiaOctober 27, 2014
    I will never go back, not the real New Orleans Flavors.
  • Barbara Y.
    Barbara YelvertonOctober 18, 2014
    No! The gumbo tasted like it came out of a can. And the waiter agreed with me!
  • Dave L.
    Dave LoochAugust 30, 2014
    Go to jacks brewery for drinks after
  • Otis
    OtisJuly 10, 2014
    Good food, terrible service. They add gratuity to your bill automatically and then my waiter tried to hustle me to leave without getting my change. I know the game!
  • Alexa M.
    Alexa Megan TillieJune 16, 2014
    beautiful and slightly pretentious. worth every penny.
  • Felicia A.
    Felicia AndersonJanuary 20, 2014
    There are better places to eat, don't waste your time or money here.
  • Chelsea C.
    Chelsea CDecember 29, 2013
    Food took forever to cook - don't eat here if you're in a hurry.
  • Daniel F.
    Daniel FergusonDecember 21, 2013
    Breakfast came quick and was ok. A little more expensive than we expected.
  • Courtney (.
    Courtney (Davis) BurgwynNovember 29, 2013
    Ya Ya Gumbo is amazing!
  • Phillip K.
    Phillip KeeneOctober 10, 2013
    If going for breakfast get there before before three pm
  • Rowel L.
    Rowel LiragAugust 17, 2013
    Shrimp jambalaya, Cajun rice... and I forgot the rest. They were all yummy but be aware they come in big portions!
  • Dianna N.
    It's just okay !! And the bacon was cooked in the same grill as fish or fish juice got on the bacon !!! GROSS !!
  • Jenny S.
    Jenny SnellJuly 7, 2013
    Had A Taste of New Orleans dish all of it was really good. The tea is sweet and definitely on point.
  • Kaye
    KayeJune 30, 2013
    If you can't do the "gluten thing" the bbq shrimp is REALLY good. #glutenfree
  • The Dren
    The DrenJune 29, 2013
    Excellent! Food, staff, service all superior. Best Andouille sausage I've ever had, and crawfish etouffe was great too.
  • Victor T.
    Victor TorresJune 17, 2013
    Breakfast here not that good. Save your money and go somewhere else.
  • Nathan L.
    Nathan LaPlaineJune 8, 2013
    food was ok, I'd say pretty average. The bread pudding was good. Service was a bit lacking.
  • Erin T.
    Ordered chicken gumbo was delicious as was the veal poboy & the smoothered cabbage! Would come again- oh and the banana foster wow
  • Tarah R.
    Tarah RhenaeMay 27, 2013
    Staff is friendly and entertaining!
  • Chris K.
    Chris KellyMay 8, 2013
    Other reviews are unfair. Food servings are huge and are very tasty. Service was solid. Gumbo ya ya and catfish po were great!
  • Derek B.
    Derek BrunerMay 7, 2013
    Ask for Jeff for your server.
  • Nikki G.
    Nikki GroteMay 3, 2013
    We sat @ the bar & had a drink while waiting for The Natchez. Service was hospitable & friendly. Sorry for everyone that had crappy service.
  • Nik B.
    Nik BrowningApril 25, 2013
    BBQ shrimp was amazing. Service was good by me. Immediate seating And drinks. Bread in 5 min. Entree in 15 min.
  • alison f.
    alison frakerApril 22, 2013
    Terrible service. Don't get the breakfast.
  • Jamica H.
    Jamica HinesMarch 27, 2013
    The Gumbo YaYa and the Pasta Jambalaya are DELICIOUS! The best I've had
  • Beth B.
    Beth BoydMarch 27, 2013
    The patio is pet friendly!
  • Amanda T.
    Amanda ToomeyMarch 18, 2013
    Food was good
  • Courtney H.
    Courtney H.January 31, 2013
    The gumbo was fantastic!
  • Alisha O.
    Alisha OutridgeJanuary 21, 2013
    Great speedy service, fantastic jambalaya, strongest hurricane drinks in the Quarter.
  • Kyrstin J.
    Kyrstin JohnsonDecember 31, 2012
    Shaye was a great server! The gumbo, red beans and rice and boudin balls were great. Lots of the tips were negative but we really enjoyed this meal!
  • Bill P.
    Bill PNovember 21, 2012
    Slooooow service... closing in an hour and they act like they closed an hour ago.
  • Heathor K.
    Heathor Kerr BalazyNovember 20, 2012
    Terrible service. Waitress kept forgetting order and coming back to ask what we ordered. WRITE it down. Someone else ended up coming over to help. Won't be back.
  • Dayna R.
    Dayna RoselliNovember 13, 2012
    Don't get a salad. The fish playlet tees are good.
  • Pam H.
    Pam HuffNovember 12, 2012
    Truly the best gumbo ever. We can't wait until we go back in February! Love the gumbo, love the chef!!
  • Café au Lait
    Café au LaitSeptember 29, 2012
    Not good... the service was awful and i have never had drier pancakes.
  • Jose O.
    Jose OcanoAugust 8, 2012
    Delicious bloody marys and bananas foster! See Pythias, she's the best!!!
  • Ed B.
    Ed BuckleyJuly 12, 2012
    Food ok, service just ok. Price is a little high.
  • Claudia D.
    Claudia DelgadoMay 30, 2012
    You must try the Banana Foster Pie...a soft, creamy and delicious dessert!!!!
  • Jeff F.
    Jeff FormanczykMay 27, 2012
    Food substandard. Would not return. Avoid all breakfast food.
  • Erin M.
    Erin MooreMay 18, 2012
    Good food, decent prices, but service was very slow!
  • Robert R.
    Robert RaymoApril 19, 2012
    Don't worry about trying the bbq shrimp its better elsewhere. Shrimp and oyster platter anf shrimp dinner are worth the money.
  • Andrea M.
    Andrea Merritt-SloanMarch 18, 2012
    Very good food! Way to much, but the service isn't great.
  • Jason A.
    Jason AtwoodMarch 18, 2012
    Stay away from "salads" but the Boudin Balls are interesting.
  • Lissy V.
    Lissy VMarch 10, 2012
    Large portions, good food, but the service was subpar.
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