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Lady N'awlins Cajun Cafe

) #230 of 1,264 Restaurants in Richmond €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Seafood
2329 W. Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4434
+1 804-355-4746
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“gumbo” (8 reviews)
“gator bites” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Pub
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€€ - €€€
DETAILS
2329 W. Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4434
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'll start by saying this place is small and what I consider to be a "hole in a wall." There is not a ton of seating. We were promptly seated. The food was soooo good! We had fried oysters for our appetizer and they were...More

Thank Tasha E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant with a group of friends. Ordering was a bit overwhelming and food came out at very different times. I was done with my meal before my husband received his. Other than this issue, the food was great. I had the fried...More

Thank mamaluvs2travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I broke out of our routine and decided to try something new. Get the Beignets. I had the chicken and waffles with andouille sausage gravy, It was great. My wife had a crab omelet completely filled with crab. It is a nice...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Our first visit and we will definitely return. Service was a bit slow and disappointing at first but improved as the meal went on. My husband enjoyed his LA Louisiana cocktail and the classic jambalaya which was chock full of seafood and meat. My gator...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I don't like cajun anything, at all. HOWEVER - I came to visit Lady N'awlins for the first time this past week and let's just say it wasn't my last time. Oysters? I greatly dislike. HOWEVER - I had them twice this week. Every 'cajun'...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Friends recommended I'd try this place because I was on the hunt for some rather tasty Shrimp & Grits. I was definitely not disappointed!!! Everything was great! The food, the drinks, and the service. Upon entering the establishment, it appeared to be just a cool,...More

2  Thank Shana J
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This popular restaurant/bar in Richmond's historic Fan District is known for their Cajun/creole menu. I've ordered their fried oysters before and thought they were quite good. However, this week we visited and I ordered the Oyster Trio as an appetizer and what a disappointment. I...More

1  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Lady Nawlins is a typical bar with chalk art on the ceiling and small booths. The reason I will be going back is because they have great beers on tap and amazing food inspired by New Orleans! Bacon wrapped plantains, oysters Rockefeller, shrimp and grits...no...More

1  Thank moony606
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We loved the food here! It seems to be a popular watering hole in an area of many places. We were able to still get a glass of wine just under the happy hour price and it was a nice size pour. They brought out...More

Thank paul j
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our son attends college at VCU and we were searching for good places. This will be top on our list! We took 3 college boys, and we all loved the food, and we loved the atmosphere. The gator bites are delicious, and the spicy shrimp!...More

Thank Alicat1964
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Yum4tum
Is brunch served on Saturday and Sunday?
22 March 2016|
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Response from Cynde S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on both days! Enjoy!
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nicnva
What type of atmosphere is in this restaurant? Also, describe to me what to expect in style and size? Thanks!
3 January 2015|
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Response from Linda T | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is just below street level and small, so it's somewhat dark and intimate. Brick walls as I recall. Not really upscale looking or anything. A bar takes up most of the interior space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 02:00
Thursday
16:30 - 02:00
Friday
16:30 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2329 W. Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4434
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-4746
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