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J. Gumbo's

879 W Galbraith Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231-6003
+1 513-522-2695
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“rice” (2 reviews)
“bumble bee” (2 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Cajun & Creole
879 W Galbraith Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231-6003
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Went here for lunch yesterday and was pleasantly surprised. While the restaurant does not look like much the service was excellent, the food portions are large and the food had a lot of flavor. When I mentioned it was my first visit, the friendly woman...More

Thank Matt22260993
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Stopped in via a friends recommendation and really was pleased. The two lady's working behind the counter didn't get razzed one bit by the amount of people there and were so easy going. they gave plenty of sample tastes and made good recommendations. I am...More

Thank pjmprz
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The flavor is still there but the portions keep getting smaller and smaller and more watered down (thin used to be thick) The portions are about half of the original managements sizes. The consistency is a lot thinner. I'm sure its to increase profits. The...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We did not have much time and we decided to stop. We are glad we did. My wife and I both love Cajun and we were not disappointed. When we first went in the lady behind the counter welcomed us and started talking. The samples...More

1  Thank madjen2
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This little place serves up big food with big flavor. If you've been to Indianapolis staple Yats, you'll know the set up, but this is bigger and better flavor, choice and serving size wise. Approximately 30 entrees served over rice, as a poboy, or nachos....More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Beyond delish!!!!! I love everything vegetarian from here... My only complaint is the hours... I wish they were 24/7 lol

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We visit this location about once a week. They are beyond kind, helpful, give samples if you're questioning any dish! You feel like you're in New Orleans from the food to the hospitality!

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We love eating here. The staff is always super friendly. You get plenty of food at a good price! They let you sample something if you are unsure if you will like it. This is a big help for me. I like to try new...More

Thank Mendi G
Reviewed 5 August 2015

While working in the area we got a large takeout order for a crew of guys working in downtown Cincinnati...the food was outstanding, the portions were huge and the cost was minimal! 6 orders was less than $40! Can't beat that! Very authentic!

Thank PoconoSummitJohn570
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Stoped in on Sunday and they had a great special huge bowl with rice topped with chicken bumble bees stew and shredded cheddar sour cream and jalapenos. It was to die for everybody talked about how good the food was. Even with the line everybody...More

Thank dsjgbaf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 879 W Galbraith Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231-6003
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-522-2695
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