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Cajun Yard Dog

8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
+1 704-752-1750
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere! Small restaurant in the Arboretum. Loved the crab cakes. Mac & cheese tastes a lot like mine. Noodles in a creamy cheese sauce, not baked. Yummy collard greens, crispy fried okra. Tasty catfish. Good sweet tea. Mardi Gras theme decor....More

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly, this was my first time here after 20+ years in the area. I've been wanting to try it during previous visits to the Arboretum area, and today was the day. It wasn't too incredibly busy on a Saturday afternoon and I can't say I...More

Thank Flipam
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I love a restaurant that develops it's theme, and this one absolutely carries the N'Awlins theme through from the decor to the menu. Even better, the theme continues with the taste of the dishes and menu and bar choices. Everything we ordered was excellent, truly...More

Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a small restaurant with a great atmosphere and absolutely wonderful food. The service is very friendly with the food having a southern Cajun bend to it. On the service, we were there on a Friday for dinner and had about a 20 min...More

Thank Jorge G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I loved the food an ambience of this restaurant. We went with three other couples, and everyone loved their food. It's not fancy and you cannot make reservations, but if you don't mind waiting a little for a table some night, you should check this...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Since I have relatives in New Orleans, I am a bit familiar with cajun food. I can't eat much spicy so I am very carful. The fried shrump was wonderful. The cucumber salad was wonderful. The fries were homemade and very good. Both my companions...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I went to this restaurant only one time, and I won't be back. My order was a staple of Cajun cuisine - jambalaya - and therefore a good indicator, in my mind, of the restaurant's commitment to the quality and authenticity of all their food....More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Used TA to locate a good spot to have lunch. Got seated fast but waited about 30 minutes to receive my food. The food was worth the wait. Seafood jambalaya with Delicious Mac and cheese. Everything had lots of flavor. The jambalaya has rich flavor...More

Thank Ariel S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Our friends rave about this place. While I like the vibe, every time we have been there, the food has not been good. The fried chicken is over-fried. The fries soggy and the rice over-cooked.

Thank HonestReviewNC
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I absolutely ❤LOVE❤ Cajun Yard Dog! My first time going was a few years ago when I use to live in Charlotte. My boss took me and we liked it so much, we went back with our entire team. So since I was recently in...More

Thank Alexis M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-752-1750
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