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McKinnon's Louisiane Restaurant

#282 of 3,248 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Buckhead
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3209 Maple Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-2502
+1 404-237-1313
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fair restaurant, do not eat the crab cakes, I am from Md , Chesapeake Bay Area, these are the worst I have had. Bread was ok , most food was average , nothing to keep me coming back.

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Thank Chiselhawk
East Hanover, New Jersey
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recently in Atlanta and was walking about the BuckHead section and saw a sign that Creole Cajun Cuisine. Decided to view the menu and saw that there were many treats I don't usually get to see in New Jersey. Went to dinner the following evening and had an excellent meal and experience. Upon entering you are transformed back in... More 

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Thank jimmch1
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have eaten here many times. I have always been satisfied with the food, the selection, the service and the presentation. They make sure to treat you as friends in their house, coming to your table to welcome you, to check on you, and to see if there is anything more you need, and this is in addition to your... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Loved the service and atmosphere. Most of the food was very good. I didn't love the stuffed eggplant casserole though.

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Lexington, Alabama
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

In a recent get-away trip to Atlanta-Buckhead, we found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. We were looking for good cajun food and boy did we find it. We loved this place!!!! The food was SO good. It was Friday night and they had some folks singing in the piano and it was an absolute joy to see and hear.

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Thank SandraBurroughs
Orange, California
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212 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Visited again.. and still serving great food and drinks! The inside is a little like New Orleans Square - but really worth the visit!

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Thank agbowden
Pelham, Alabama
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59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My former supervisor Greg brought me here with his boss and a coworker last night with the words, "don't judge it by the outside, because this restaurant is unreal". He said this because there is a laundromat next door, so your initial impression is slightly questioning. The service I received here (and the food) however, was comparable to 5 star... More 

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Thank Aaron W
Wisconsin
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231 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The service is outstanding and very attentive. I found the food and drink to be only ok. I ordered a Manhattan straight up. Instead of being made with a dark cherry, it had a twist of lemon. It had a different flavor than what I expected. We each had fish for an entree. I had the grouper. It was ok... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

OMG I was so excited when one of my clients told me that McKinnon's had crab claw fingers. I rushed down there the next day and had three ample portions of them. I was in my glory for I haven't had them since I was in New Oreans and these were much better. The claws are not overly breaded and... More 

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Atlanta
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A long standing Atlanta staple, McKinnon's is often overlooked when thinking about an evening out. Sad, because it has a menu that makes you think you're in New Orleans and the food is very good. Couple that with friendly, attentive servers and you are in for a pleasant evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3209 Maple Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30305-2502
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Buckhead
  • Neighbourhood: Buckhead
  • Phone Number: +1 404-237-1313

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