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The Big Easy

) #188 of 332 Restaurants in Cary $$ - $$$ American,
231 Grande Heights Dr, Cary, NC 27513-3925
+1 919-468-6007
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good21%
  • Average30%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (4 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
231 Grande Heights Dr, Cary, NC 27513-3925
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at The Big Easy with a group of 7. We thought it seemed unusually busy for a small restaurant on a Tuesday until we realized that most of the people were there to play in house-sponsored poker games. Our waiter was prompt...More

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Located in a shopping mall the outdoor seating is comfortable and pleasant. The menu is OK. Food just average - pasta was overcooked but fries were crisp and not greasy. Fried catfish was well prepared.

Thank mrgregfox
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Customer service was awesome. Everyone enjoyed their food. Hurricane punch was delicious. PoBoy sandwich was very good, oysters were perfectly cooked. My son enjoy the dinosaur chicken nuggets. Definitely will come back.

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This place is noisy which makes for a somewhat negative experience. Maybe I'm getting too old for these restaurants but I think you should be able to hear your dining partners without them screaming. Next time I would choose the outdoor seating if the weather...More

Thank SCCLane
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I took my hubby here for his Birthday. He loves food with flavor. We were not disappointed. The service was great and the food was fantastic. Our server was very attentive without being overbearing and our food was prepared as requested. We were very pleased!

Thank StacyCaryNC
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I may have only briefly been in the restaurant industry in college but medium rare is always defined as a warm, red center. When I cut into a steak ordered medium rare and there is NO pink, that's not medium rare. The server apologized and...More

Thank whovian2100
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We arrived at the Big Easy and waited for a long time before someone finally came out to greet and seat us. We requested to be seated outside since it was a nice night. It took awhile to order and get drinks out. I got...More

Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Tough, dry, not a hint of marbling. I asked server and she said absolutely, 100%. But it was definitely a sirloin, which would have been fine if it weren't listed as Ribeye on menu. Still, I guess for under $17 u get what u pay...More

Thank Carroll H
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This place has a great atmosphere. We went during karoke night, the other patrons were locals and we had a blast. The karaoke DJ had music for everyone and from all different genera's. The food is amazing, I love things with a kick of spice....More

Thank LaToya H
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Average Food. This is a bar that serves a lot of Cajun food. The food is nothing special. The crab cakes seemed bought, not homemade. Service was fine.

Thank L D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Grande Heights Dr, Cary, NC 27513-3925
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-468-6007
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Description
The Big Easy Oven + Tap is a modern, southern kitchen with New Orleans roots. We believe in true Southern hospitality. From our warm and friendly staff, to an excellent selection of scratch made food and local drinks, we want you to feel right at home!
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