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Cajun Queen

1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2416
+1 704-377-9017
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“bbq shrimp” (26 reviews)
“etouffee” (32 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1800 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 28204-2416
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Reviewed today

If you are looking for a great atmosphere, fantastic food with amazing service you need to try the Cajun Queen. One of my favorite places to eat in Charlotte.

Thank VT D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were three couples out for a Friday night dinner. I wasn’t sure when they seated us next to the band, but the music was pleasant and did not interfere with our conversation. Everyone ordered something different and all were pleased with their meals. I...More

Thank travelsalot416
Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were having lunch on our first day in Charlotte, a local overheard talking about places we wanted to try for dinner. He approached us and said that if we were looking for suggestions he and his familiy dine at the Cajun Queen at...More

Thank RocksiesMom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went there without a reservation Saturday night. They have courtesy valet parking as parking in the area is difficult. It was busy but we were seated after about a 30 minute wait. Our waitress was friendly and helpful. I ordered the...More

Thank robinf717
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit and will definitely be back. Quaint house with live jazz (it was a Tuesday night.) Gumbo was well balanced with spice and heat. Duck breast was cooked medium rare as ordered and came with a crawfish etouffee and potatoes that could easily...More

Thank James_Hytner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always excellent and check out Groupon to see if they have one available. One of the most consistent restaurants I've ever been to.

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Cajun Queen with our son and daughter in law, while in Charlotte. We waited up stairs at the bar with live music playing and enjoyed a drink. As soon as we were seated our waiter reviewed their nightly specials for us and...More

Thank tomiv734
Reviewed 8 September 2018

I took my mother there before we went to see The Lion King Musical for brunch. My mother got Eggs Benedict with fried green tomatoes, fried potatoes and fruit salad and I had the Chicken Etouffee. I had never tasted eggs benedict so I tried...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We had drinks, salads and dinner. Could not have eaten another bite. No room for dessert. Fried half and half were to die for good. Diana was delicious. Etoufee was delicious.

Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We failed to make reservation early but was able to get one. I highly recommend to make reservation as early as possible because it was very crowded but the food was very tasty and fresh. We got there early and the manager came out and...More

Thank Regina W
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2018|
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Response from RocksiesMom | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the night. When we were there it started at 9. Music is upstairs in the bar area. We were seated downstairs and could not hear it. The bar is nice though if you do want to listen to the music
20 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, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
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
  • E-mail
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