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Cafe' Burnside

40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
+1 225-473-9380
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“bread pudding” (5 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, French, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Eat here, lots of great choices, very good. The bread pudding is the best, don't miss that. Buffet will give you lots of great food.

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I'd go to this plantation JUST to eat here... The food is THAT good. The atmosphere is just as good but lets be honest you want excellent food and here you will get it... Seriously!

Thank concort
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We took a break from touring the wonderful gardens at the Houmas House plantation for what we thought would be an ok lunch. My wife and I normally order different things, but we both laser-focused on Eggplant Napoleon. The description was mouth-watering, and the waitress...More

Thank FJGonzalezG
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting. The menu had a fantastic choice of food. The service was absolutely on point. Very attentive and polite. We had coffee and cake as we had an evening meal booked. Excellent choice.

Thank Rebekah A
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I toured Houmas House which was impressive. We had read about their various cafe and fine dinning restaurants. We ate lunch at Cafe Burnside which started with warm bread, dragon fly biscuits and honey butter with pecans. Just let my end my...More

Thank Rhodesm
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Located outside the Houmus house. This is one Gem. Very nice huge restaurant. Has buffet plus regular menu. Food is good. Garden outside is very nice. Must visit

Thank Shaukat K
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Atmosphere was quaint and relaxing. Unknowing to us my son and daughter-in law had contacted the restaurant before we got there so they could treat us to lunch. My daughter-in-law asked us for a picture of the four of us. It was so she could...More

Thank 920cherieb
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The food was fabulous, as were the servers and atmosphere. I'd recommend the Plantation Tour with lunch afterwards! It's a great experience and step back in time.

Thank jeaniej2014
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Cafe Burnside for lunch on a Tuesday around 11 with 4 other ladies. The gardens as you walk to the restaurant are beautiful! Inside the restaurant, I ordered sweet tea, Chicken Louisianne and bread pudding. Quite a pricey lunch, but it was good,...More

Thank akinjm
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Lunch was wonderful! They have a lunch buffet for $25 of other sandwiches options for $12-$17. Complimentary fresh bread!

Thank Hsells14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Darrow
  • Phone Number: +1 225-473-9380
  • E-mail
Café Burnside is Houmas House Plantation and Gardens' casual restaurant. We offer a buffet, or a la carte dining. Pasta, Seafood, BBQ Chicken, Gumbo, Salad, Poor Boy Sandwiches. Great food reasonably priced. We offer a Sunday Brunch and Buffet. A special menu on Sundays that changes frequently
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