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Cajun Queen

1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2416
+1 704-377-9017
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2416
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place really reminds me of my visit to NOLA. I would recommend the Shrimp and Crawfish Diane. The flavors were really delicious. Save room for dessert because the Bourbon Bread Pudding was amazing!!

Thank travelbugJNS
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting friends in Charlotte and they recommended we go to dinner here. We LOVED it. We were seated on the first level but there was a live band playing on the upper level which we were not able to hear. There are so...More

Thank Suhayla A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Great service! Unique establishment! From fried pickle chips, appetizers to bourbon pecan pie, bourbon bread pudding and oreo cheesecake, dessert! The serving sizes are so big you cannot eat it all!

Thank Spring M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant itself is a memorable old house that really gives this place an edge over chain and other restaurants. They encourage reservations just to make sure you have a seat. The wait staff knows their stuff and topped off an incredible meal (fried green...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit this place almost every time I am in Charlotte. The food is always great and so is the service. There is a lot of seafood on the menu. So, this is not the place for you if you are, or are traveling with,...More

Thank Erik P
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I took my wife here for a Christmas time date and it certainly did not disappoint. We both started off with the gumbo along with the bread that was provided free with our meal. My wife had the shrimp and grits and I had the...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I cannot rave about this place more. Best Southern food I had during my entire trip to Charlotte. Highly recommend this place, especially if you like spicy food. The jazz room upstairs is a must!

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I was in New Orleans over the summer and ate out for every single meal - breakfast, lunch and dinner. The food was fantastic and I thought to myself "well I'll never find this back home". WRONG. Cajun Queen is remarkably close to what I...More

Thank LDHutchins
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I've had better gumbo in Atlanta. The gumbo consisted of a tomato base instead of the roux sauce the Louisiana Gumbo normally consist of. The gumbo also was sort of bland tasting. The Fried Green Tomatoes were also bland and could have used more seasoning....More

Thank randolphm551
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The gumbo is great! If you don't know what to get, just get a bowl of gumbo. It's very fulfilling. This is a good restaurant for children as well. You can also us Groupon for this restaurant.

Thank Tameka M
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21 August 2017|
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Response from Trilissia B | Reviewed this property |
They have salads, fried green tomatoes, red beans and rice
3 November 2016|
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Response from Nancy G | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I dont know. I am sure you can google it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2416
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Elizabeth
  • Neighbourhood: Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 704-377-9017
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