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The Cabin Restaurant

5405 Highway 44, Gonzales, LA 70737-8148
+1 225-473-3007
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cajun & Creole
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5405 Highway 44, Gonzales, LA 70737-8148
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On our last girls trip, we stopped here between Plantation tours. We each had something different & were all happy! Dessert was great, too! Our waitress was very personable!

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 1 week ago

After touring Houmas Plantation, we stopped here for lunch. It's a little odd trying to figure out how to pull into this corner restaurant, which only has access from one road. And then once we were parked, we couldn't find the front door. The food,...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cabin Restaurant always delivers fresh, local food. I was skeptical on my first visit because I thought it would be another lackluster Cajun restaurant - but I was SO wrong. The wait staff was extremely attentive and the food was superb. I have had...More

Thank Ashleigh J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to play tourist and go to Houmas House Plantation today and on the way we passed this restaurant. After a wonderful tour and visit to the plantation we decided to do lunch at The Cabin. The buildings are 100's of...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm kinda sad about some of the history (like cobwebs and newspapers) being cleaned up (I'm sure for food service cleanliness). None the less, excellent as always.

Thank Sherry N
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Had lunch today with my husband and sister Service was very attentive and accommodating. Food flavors were good. However, knocking my review down a notch due to my salad being watery. I was trying to order healthy (not fair to The Cabin :)) will definitely...More

Thank RaquelCypressTX
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great country food and country service. You will feel like you are at home. Old country atmosphere with food to fill you and warm your heart añd soul.

Thank gwynaleman
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Very good food. Great, historic atmosphere. We ate there twice while in the area. Recommend the chicken and sausage gumbo.

Thank Dwight H
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times and keep coming back. The stuff mushrooms for an appetizer or a recommended. Étouffée entrée is also recommended. The trip to the bathroom will take you back in time with the old toilet tanks hanging high on the wall.

Thank JBernard20
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

When friends come from out of town, we always take them to The Cabin for a good meal. The restaurant is a converted historic plantation, adorned with old memorable artifacts. The food is very good, usually prepared by an outstanding New Orleans experienced chef ....More

Thank Brenda H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5405 Highway 44, Gonzales, LA 70737-8148
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gonzales
  • Phone Number: +1 225-473-3007
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Our goal is to preserve some of the local farming history, serve meals typical of the River Road tradition, and make your visit a relaxed and memorable one.
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