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The Creole Grille

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5241 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA
+1 504-889-7992
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Houma, Louisiana
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280 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

my wife wanted to eat here after a Broadway in New Orleans play. I found it to be good food between a grocery store and a pet store in a strip shopping center in Metairie. we had two 8 year old girls with us and they had a good time with the Crayola box and paper that was given to... More 

La Place
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164 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

Jeff's has an attractive exterior (in a strip mall), and the small interior and bar area are also beautifully designed, with oil paintings of New Orleans locations. Our waiter was friendly and did a good job. I ordered the Fried Shrimp Plate, and my companions ordered and shared a Seafood Platter. The meals came with an enjoyable wedge salad. We... More 

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Rosenberg, Texas
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45 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Came back here for a second visit back to New Orleans for a job. Took my co-workers along and we all enjoyed the food, service and the price. So if your in New Orleans you have to find this place. It in the corner of a strip center, worth the effort.

Thank Jim69_61
Kenner, Louisiana
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411 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

We also tried their mushroom and Swiss burger, cooked perfectly. It took 10 minutes for someone to acknowledge our presence, even though there were only 5 tables full. Once the server came , over food came out quickly and was great.

Thank JBernard20
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Our server told us to stay away from the Jambalaya because it didn't have meat in it. So we ordered catfish instead. The catfish was delicious. They also had a side item called Bleu Potatoes which was like a baked potato with blue cheese, bacon and green onions- out of this world!! Our server even let us sample turtle soup... More 

Thank Kelly S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Love the food!! Jeff's Creole is tucked between Rouses Supermarket and 50 Fathoms. The stuffed bell pepper soup is awesome!! Had the grilled redfish and veal topped with crabmeat for dinner, both were delicious! They offer a nice wine selection to pair with the food. Did not expect the nice atmosphere because it is in a strip mall but it... More 

Thank Sglnn81
Dubuque, Iowa
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125 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

We had been here for lunch about 3 years ago and remembered it as being great. We went on Saturday night with high hopes and were somewhat disappointed. The food was just average, the service was slow. There were only 4 tables of people in the place and the waiter kept disappearing for long stretches of time. Maybe it's better... More 

1 Thank Linda Y
Metairie, Louisiana
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

My family and I went to Jeff's Creole Grille for dinner for the first time at this excellent restaurant in Metairie. We were highly impressed with the service, the ambiance, and of course the food. The food was reasonably priced and the portions were huge! I highly recommend the BBQ shrimp as an appetizer. I ordered the pot roast which... More 

Thank MyTurtleSoup
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

First let me say upon arriving at 6:15 the place was completely empty. That made us a little nervous. However, we stayed and had some really good food. We started the night with the blue crab appetizer. The dish had a great taste, but lacked on the crab. I would have preferred paying a little more for more crab meat.... More 

1 Thank 63maryj
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014

It looked very nice inside. I was a little confused why noone was at the waiter booth waiting to seat us but then I quickly learned that there was only one waiter. I ordered the shrimp wrap with sweet potato fries and whipped cream and my friend got the shrimp delight salad with balsamic vingerette. We enjoyed both. Its about... More 

1 Thank msmoore101

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations
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: 5241 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: +1 504-889-7992

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