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Chef Ron's Gumbo Stop

2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
+1 504-835-2022
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mumbo gumbo” (79 reviews)
“boudin balls” (70 reviews)
“gumbos” (24 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My first gumbo in New Orleans was a visit in 1977. I've been making my own gumbo for years. A lot of effort so my first trip to the area in a while. Chef Ron's was next door to my hotel. I'll admit it wasn't...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and great service. It was well forth the wait. I will visit every time I visit New Orleans.

Thank David N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent. I have been there a few times and everything is better than the last. Get there early! There is very limited seating!

Thank tlcasbon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gumbo had very little taste and was not at all authentic New Orleans or Louisiana style gumbo. The boudin balls were mediocore. Best thing was the service; very efficient and polite waitresses.

Thank njromagosa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a long-overdue review. We were in New Orleans for our cruise vacation last June 2017. Wanting to experience Cajun cuisine, we checked tripadvisor to see which restaurant ranks #1. Chef Ron's Gumbo is number one so we decided to stop there for dinner....More

Thank trepi123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

was staying in the area and this restaurant was recommended as we had arrived late and it was close to hotel. does not look like much on the outside and the interior is bare bones, but the food is amazing!!

Thank Deon W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am glad I consulted with tripadvisor before deciding where to have dinner while in Metairie. I ordered the Chicken Jefferson and it was fantastic- the seasoning, the shrimp on top and even the way the chicken was prepared. Even the sides, which often seem...More

Thank Havasupai123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to try some Cajun food on our trip to NOLA and we were not disappointed by Ron's! Although we did have to wait at the door for around 10 minutes to be seated, the food was still great! The gumbo...More

1  Thank Anusha R
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Looked this place up when moving down here. Rated highly online and for a good reason. Best gumbo in Metairie. Maybe even New Orleans. Poboys are good too! Pretty chill place so don't expect a fancy dinner.

2  Thank Brett M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were hungry and we YELPed for recommendations and this place came up. Our son, texted a couple friends for input and they said they had heard this place was AWESOME so we tried it. This is the real deal for great NOLA food. The...More

2  Thank jmpaule
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Questions & Answers
12 June 2015|
Response from Ron I | Property representative |
Yes we do!!
15 January 2015|
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Response from Bizatl | Reviewed this property |
I have never experienced a wait. It's up to go place
27 December 2014|
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Response from Ron I | Property representative |
Dear Fellow Culinarian, Greeting from the Big Easy, I hope this e-mail finds you in good health for the New Year. I am open Monday - Saturday 11-9.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-2022
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