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Nubian Queen Lola's Cajun Kitchen

1815 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX 78702-2710
+1 512-542-9269
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
2 Oct 2016
“Cozy Cafe, Friendly Owners”
27 Aug 2016
“Giiiiiiiiiiirl yeeeeeeees!!!”
Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1815 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX 78702-2710
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Friendliest service. Very casual atmosphere. Cozy cafe. These were the pluses of eating at Nubian Queen Lola's. Also, if the other four people who dined with me were doing this review, they would give it four or five stars. They had items like crawfish etouffee,...More

Thank Kyllito
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Okay, everybody has to try this place. The owners are sooo friendly, it's like eating at Auntie Lola's house. She said she don't cook with her hands she cooks with her heart and you can definitely taste it. We will definitely be coming back and...More

Thank Contessa R
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I used to go to Louisiana often, and would eat Cajun food while I was there. I missed it after moving to Austin. I don't have to miss if anymore. If you love Cajun food, this is your place.

Thank bckyle
Reviewed 7 October 2015

It is in a safe neighborhood, not the nicest, but it is safe. It is a small place. The owners' story is amazing and her heart is huge. She serves meals to raise money to feed those in need. What a great place to support....More

Thank DCA1972
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Remember this is a restaurant with a purpose. It is to support the mission of feeding the hungry. The place doesn't have the room or budget, I am assuming for a huge staff, so for those upset about seeing a note on the door, need...More

Thank HappyKansascouple
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant and at first the area does not look to welcoming and it is small inside..but the service and food was phenomenal! Ms. Lola was so nice and genuine!felt very at home while eating there and love the fact proceeds of your...More

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 5 July 2015

If you like your food pulled from the fridge and warmed up then go eat here. My Dad was so disappointed in my selection of this place.

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 5 April 2015

The two of us came for a late lunch on a Friday. We had planned to arrive after the lunch crowd had dwindled since there are only 18 seats in the place. We arrived at about 1:30 PM and the place was almost full. We...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

I was traveling and did a Google search and ended up here. The food was so good! U have to get the dirty rice! Delicious and authentic Cajun food. The thing about it is..it's a small restaurant and she's the owner and cook. She has...More

Thank Nik212
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Lola is amazing! She has such a big heart and it comes through in the atmosphere of her restaurant and the food she prepares. We had the gumbo and "dirty" rice. What a treat! It is a small restaurant which you would never notice driving...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1815 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX 78702-2710
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighbourhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-542-9269
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