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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 good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boudin balls” (82 reviews)
“mumbo gumbo” (95 reviews)
“gumbos” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
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Reviewed yesterday

I stopped in today after passing it many times on my commute to work. I was curious. I was happy that I did stop in. It’s a small place that has a really nice menu for seafood. The gumbo was excellent. And the prices are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lee_in_nola
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent gumbo, alligator and po boys! Melissa is a peach and everything was delicious. They have several fantastic gluten free options too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 635donnal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a small place, construction makes it hard to get to & parkng is limited, but well worth the hassle. You may have to stand in line for a few minutes and if the front section is full, they walk you outside and into their...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TXSP77575
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered food to take out of town for Thanksgiving. Have no doubt it will be delicious!! My granddaughter who really doesn’t love gumbo but absolutely loves the Gumbo here!! My son in law who is a gumbo conosuir loves the gumbo from Chef Ron’s!! I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jma1234
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant has been awesome for a long time and it still is. Very casual dining...looks like a "hole in the wall" from the outside. I get to dine here a couple times per year and one of my dilemmas is that I feel like...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Havasupai123
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Dropped by with my cousin for lunch. It was very busy at lunch. We got the last table and after that there was a line. They have several types of gumbo. I had the mumbo gumbo and my cousin had the seafood gumbo. Both were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dumplings_n_grits
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We arrived at hotel and looked up a spot near by eat, and were pleased to find this little eatery. We ate there two nights because it was so good. I shared my food with my friend to try more, and it was all delicious!!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Holly M
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I just don't get the attraction to this place. The space is tiny and the gumbo is just average. There are many other places in the city where you can get a better bowl of gumbo. Chef Ron's is bland and pretty boring.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank escapehatchnola
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We went for dinner on a Friday night and the place was hopping. My husband had the seafood gumbo, which was a generous portion (16 ounces for $7.99) and the crab cakes. Both were very good. I had the fried chicken with red rice and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PhoenixRobin
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Great food with a few of my favorite cajun dishes prepared gluten free. Chef came out to ensure they were prepared celiac friendly. Great Hurricane to top it off. Very reasonably priced and great portions.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank slustooge
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Questions & Answers
29 October 2018|
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Response from CharlesaH1 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are closed on Sundays.(504) 835-2022 is their phone # i believe
12 June 2015|
Response from Ron I | Property representative |
Yes we do!!
15 January 2015|
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Response from Bizatl | Reviewed this property |
I have never experienced a wait. It's up to go place
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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, Child-friendly, Kids
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
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