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Rajun Cujun

1459 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4524
+1 773-955-1145
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“samosas” (4 reviews)
“fried chicken” (2 reviews)
“ragin cajun” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
1459 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4524
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Have eaten at the Rajun Cajun for Years. Where else can you get Popeye style fried chicken and barbecued chicken meals as well as chicken tikka,indian vegetables,curries,and some of the best samosas in Chicago? (history) This is a small family owned cafeteria style diner that...More

Thank bonnie h
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this small Indian Restaurant in Hyde Park, around the corner from the hotel we stayed in. Small place with a big heart! Big portions, friendly service, good price points and delicious food. Street parking.

Thank Pranay G
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went to this place as was missing desi khana.. and to our surprise, this place served amazing food. authentic punjabi khana! felt like I am back in Delhi. The spread is limited but is very delicious. And is def worth a visit..

Thank Aneesh M
Reviewed 28 April 2016

It's not very good Indian food and they are overpriced. I also question the freshness of the food, and service could be friendlier. If you can't make the drive to Devon Avenue, you are much better off going to Ghareeb Nawaz on Halsted street in...More

Thank BlueNaga
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Rajun Cujun serves Indian Food and "soul food"… to be honest here, the Indian food is pretty good. The soul food on the other hand, let me just say stick to the Indian food. For me soul food is tough to eat in a restaurant,...More

Thank Xriz
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I have only had take-out because my spouse does not eat spicy food. The food here is great with ample portions. My favorite are the samosas. Nice family run restaurant.

Thank asti439797
Reviewed 12 October 2015

When we arrived I was super skeptical…Indian and Cujun? Plus it's just a tiny storefront, crowded cafeteria style area to place your order…but you can see everything they offer right there. We got a little of everything…5 meals so we were able to try most...More

Thank Sherry G
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Small family run place, during our time in Hyde park we've been steady costumers. The food is tasty, mostly spicy.

Thank alexgT2463GW
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The dishes are wonderful.They are made to order so if you wish something to be blackened Ron would be happy to do that for you.Ron the owner he is hysterical,if you don't banter from the owner well to bad he is the ambiance of this...More

Thank CindyGra857
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Its Rajun Cajun, not Cujun. The odd combination of Indian and Cajun. I violated my rule of avoiding odd combinations, to my regret. The common denominator of these two cuisines: Instead of culinary skill you can just pepper the hell out of everything and no...More

Hyde Park
If you want to get a feel for quintessential South
Side Chicago, you have to make a stop in Hyde Park,
one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. This
historic area is home to two of the city’s most
prominent cultural institutions, the Museum of Science
and Industry and the University of Chicago. A stroll
here will bring you past vintage and grand hotels
converted into luxury apartment buildings; peaceful
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  • Address: 1459 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615-4524
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-955-1145
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