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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 good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mumbo gumbo” (75 reviews)
“boudin balls” (68 reviews)
“shrimp” (63 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
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Reviewed yesterday

Chef Ron's is a blink, and you miss it place in a strip center on Causeway Blvd, but don't blink, because they serve some amazing gumbo. We stopped on the recommendation of a local, and were not disappointed. The mumbo gumbo is filled with various...More

Thank TUFish
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Small restaurant eat in or take out. Friendly staff, great service, and fabulous gumbo! I highly recommend this restaurant and have mostly used them for takeout.

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our family of 7 waited for about 40 minutes, which was obvious, since tne restaurant was pack and three different parties were waiting outside. As people were leaving comment were as follow; " worth the wait ", like my mother's gumbo", "it was deliciousness us...More

Thank San Juana T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

They did an amazing good. We wanted to get dinner and lunch for the next day. They did everything to make sure they wouldn't be for the next Day! Dinner was amazing

Thank Chasity C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wanted to take my wife to try some New Orleans flavor. Mywife chose the Jefferson sauce and Jumbalaya. I choose the shrimp po-boy and traditional gumbo. All excellent. Met the owner why Chef Ron made his rounds talking to the customers. Very nice and personable....More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 5 days ago

I liked this restaurant very much--it was casual, informal, offered good food and the wait staff was very pleasant and friendly. Our waitress, LISA, was very efficient and fun to talk to. I ordered the "Mumbo Gumbo" a huge serving along wiiiii ham and cheese...More

Thank Les F
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW, great food at a good price. This is not a large place so when we got there with 7 people, they took us to a meeting room through another entry. The food was awesome. Gator and boudin balls for appetizers, various types of Gumbo,...More

Thank chaplainkelley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth going to and waiting if you have to. The chicken gumbo is good, but the seafood gumbo is the main reason to go.

Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food and service!!! I cannot speak highly enough of Chef Ron's! Travel is always a challenge for many of us with Celiac disease and/or food allergies. Chef Ron's is very Celiac friendly. Though they do not have a separate gluten free menu, servers can...More

Thank Kriste S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes.. it's truuuuuuue.. freaking AWESOME every single visit.. turned a woman friend on to the restaurant again and she loooved the seafood gumbo.. wonderful service, wonderful staff and wonderful chef.. I'll be back again and again and again!!

Thank JavanMcCain
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they serve alcohol
13 June 2015|
Response from Ron I | Property representative |
Yes we do!!
Will there be a wait on Friday nights?
16 January 2015|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Bizatl | Reviewed this property |
I have never experienced a wait. It's up to go place
Hi What are your hours on Saturday evenings? I am arriving on at 7 p.m flight with 16 Culinary/hospitality students and will be staying at Holiday Inn Express... Thank you!
28 December 2014|
Answer Show all 4 answers
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
  • E-mail
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