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Cajun Yard Dog

) #80 of 1,997 Restaurants in Charlotte €€ - €€€ American, Cajun & Creole,
8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
+1 704-752-1750
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service. Food was only ok. Chicken Jambalaya had no taste. Was very bland and watery. If I wanted gumbo I would have ordered that instead.

Thank Thaispy44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great, cool place to go with visitors from out of town. Where the locals hang out. Excellent quality food & fun environment.

Thank carolinahomeconc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stopped in here for a quick lunch yesterday and had the lunch portion of the chicken cordon bleu with mac and cheese and cucumber salad. It was amazing, and it was only $9.00 plus tip!! Great price, friendly service, and my water glass never...More

Thank LisaAnne M
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere! Small restaurant in the Arboretum. Loved the crab cakes. Mac & cheese tastes a lot like mine. Noodles in a creamy cheese sauce, not baked. Yummy collard greens, crispy fried okra. Tasty catfish. Good sweet tea. Mardi Gras theme decor....More

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Surprisingly, this was my first time here after 20+ years in the area. I've been wanting to try it during previous visits to the Arboretum area, and today was the day. It wasn't too incredibly busy on a Saturday afternoon and I can't say I...More

1  Thank Flipam
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I love a restaurant that develops it's theme, and this one absolutely carries the N'Awlins theme through from the decor to the menu. Even better, the theme continues with the taste of the dishes and menu and bar choices. Everything we ordered was excellent, truly...More

Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a small restaurant with a great atmosphere and absolutely wonderful food. The service is very friendly with the food having a southern Cajun bend to it. On the service, we were there on a Friday for dinner and had about a 20 min...More

Thank Jorge G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I loved the food an ambience of this restaurant. We went with three other couples, and everyone loved their food. It's not fancy and you cannot make reservations, but if you don't mind waiting a little for a table some night, you should check this...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Since I have relatives in New Orleans, I am a bit familiar with cajun food. I can't eat much spicy so I am very carful. The fried shrump was wonderful. The cucumber salad was wonderful. The fries were homemade and very good. Both my companions...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I went to this restaurant only one time, and I won't be back. My order was a staple of Cajun cuisine - jambalaya - and therefore a good indicator, in my mind, of the restaurant's commitment to the quality and authenticity of all their food....More

Thank Patrick S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-752-1750
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