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103 S Court St, Fayetteville, WV 25840-1501
+1 304-574-4704
11:30 - 21:00
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Morgantown, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Chose Gumbo's on recommendation from locals, and was really happy with this cool little place. Will definitely be back on our next Fayetteville trip!

Thank bmoore1863
Oak Hill, West Virginia
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great oysters but it took an hour to get entree. My husbands salmon was cold and lacked seasoning. When we ordered there was only one other couple in the restaurant. Nice atmosphere

Thank B M
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had a delicious lunch there on a rainy day in October. The gumbo ya-ya was the best I've slipped a lip over since the last time I visited New Orleans. From appetizer to salad to entree, everything exceeded our expectations. The service was good, the music was perfect, and the food had the deep, satisfying flavor of good cajun... More 

Thank Jonesy56110
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Service was super slow one table hit up and left because they had waited so long. It was way to dim in the dining room, very hard to read the menu. The food was good when it came but it wasn't hot, kinda like it had sat in the back for awhile. I ordered a burger and asked for well... More 

Thank Amanda S
Memphis, Tennessee
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

From gumbo, jambalaya to a finish of phenomenal bread pudding, Gumbo's delivers handsomely. Even our salads were anything but typical.

1 Thank aquachick0621
West Virginia
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived at noon for lunch on a work day. Ordered a burger and turkey club. There were about 6 other people in the restaurant. Took an hour to get our meals. The food, as always, was magnificent, but there is no excuse for the delay. We had to ask repeatedly for a napkin. Had to ask for water refills. The... More 

Thank Vickie H
Oak Ridge, North Carolina
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208 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I guess its what we expected for WV Orleans cuisine. The gumbo was blah, my shrimp and oysters were under fried (kinda limpy) and the hamburger my husband ordered (which came 15mns AFTER all the other entrees), well he said they could have done so much better with it. The wait was not worth the effort in my opinion. We... More 

Thank gingerflowers
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Chose this restaurant as we do enjoy gumbo and other Louisiana foods. What a wonderful find in a small town in West Virginia. This is not fast food but cooked when ordered but was well worth the wait. The gumbo was filled with crawfish shrimp oysters and sausage in a roux based sauce that was created by someone who knew... More 

1 Thank travelinquilter
Beckley, West Virginia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

2nd time we give them a chance. They were closed. We even check their website and on here at TripAdvisor. Both time were greeted with shut door and dark place. They missed our business 2 times. Wow.

Thank AwesomeJJMum
Albany, IN
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious, delicious dinner!!! We started off with fried pickles which we quickly devoured. I had the crab cakes which were yummy and my husband had blackened shrimp! More than enough food!! The only thing lacking was no alcohol is served. Our server was VERY attentive and appeared at the right times.

1 Thank Smatkins

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 S Court St, Fayetteville, WV 25840-1501
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 304-574-4704

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?