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Chef Ron's Gumbo Stop

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2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
+1 504-835-2022
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband and I have traveled to NOLA a few times and had seen Chef Ron's Gumbo Stop but always bypassed it. We decided to give it a try and we are so happy that we did! The gumbo was awesome! Great flavor and plenty of seafood! Several different gumbos to try and the two we selected were delicious...Stuffed Gumbo... More 

Thank Erica W
Prairieville, Louisiana
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten path and absolutely a MUST TRY!! This quaint little place has the best seafood gumbo I've ever tried!!! Perfectly seasoned and stuffed w meat and veggies!!

Thank tndmoore
McAllen, Texas
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very good lunch stop for Cajun cuisine. Hot sausage grilled cheese a little to hot for my wife but gumbo was great.

Thank Don3677
North Lewisburg, Ohio
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167 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

For fantastic gumbo at great prices, this the place. The seafood gumbo was some if the best I've eaten. The beer was was cold and the staff was friendly. I also had a 'Po Boy that was just OK but the other food, simple setting and friendly folks make Chef Ron's an elite place for food in the greater New... More 

Thank Jesse E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Tiny place, but worth the wait. The gumbo is truly amazing. We had ours piled high with oysters and shrimp. Ive had the jambalaya too and it was also tasty. Eat here!!!!

Thank Skyebarz
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

It is off the beaten path and well worth the drive away from the tourist mecca of the French Quarter. Not only do you give up the crowds and the lack of parking you also give up the high prices and long lines as well (we had a short wait inside for a table). Folks we eat food all over... More 

Thank HawaiiKaiDoug
Phoenix, AZ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 400 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

First, Chef Ron’s is not easy to find, or to get to, and I lived in that general area for several years. It is on the Southeast I-10 Service Road, off of N Causeway Blvd, and immediately before the N Causeway Blvd entrance to the I-10. Once, the Service Road ran along N Causeway, all the way, but was re-aligned,... More 

Thank Bill_Hunt_AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

This local place is a hidden jewel on a back street in Metairie ! It looks like a hole in the wall from the outside. Magic happens inside the small 10 to 12 table restaurant. The traditional New Orleans cuisine is beyond expectations. Chef Ron was named one of the top twenty Chefs in Louisiana in 2013. We dined here... More 

Thank Gail W
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I never miss going to Ron,s when I am in town. Had dinner one night lunch the next. It's well worth going and you get more than your money's worth of gumbo. It's not a big place so if you go right at lunch expect to wait. Go before and beat the crowd.

Thank johnefoley
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The best food in New Orleans I ate here six or seven times I recommend it to friends the best pecan pie I've had.

Thank Jeffrey W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2309 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001-1920
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-835-2022

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