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Cafe Zydeco

1 W 15th St, The Corner of N Last Chance Gulch and 15th St, Helena, MT 59601-3342
+1 406-449-7032
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (11 reviews)
“gumbo” (12 reviews)
“po boy” (17 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1 W 15th St, The Corner of N Last Chance Gulch and 15th St, Helena, MT 59601-3342
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017

We found this place on Tripadvisor and thought we'd stop in and check the place out. We enjoyed the All That Jazz Po-Boy and the Bayou Po-Boy. Both were made fresh, the rolls were delicious and food lived up to its heritage. We would definitely...More

Thank Tempestt C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Pretty darn good for Cajun food in Montana. Decent price. They have another one in Missoula. This is much bigger than their first place.

1  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had lunch here and enjoyed the food very much. They know how to make a roux. We had gumbo and jambalaya and both were very good. Love their new site! Roomy.

1  Thank lauraaddie12
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Always great, the new place is great adding a lot of seating so more can enjoy their great food. If you are afraid of grits or other unknown creole food give it a try. I'm not a big fish eater or rarely like fish/shrimp mixed...More

1  Thank TryTroy69
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The food here is great. The seating is limited and it can get very crowded inside at lunchtime especially with people waiting in line to order or waiting to get a seat. Take out would be a great way to go with this place.

1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a hard time deciding from the menu board and the young boy behind the counter offered a sample of the gumbo broth. It was very tasty and I ordered a small bowl which was enough. My husband ordered the jambalaya which was huge. Very...More

1  Thank SanJuanderer
Reviewed 25 September 2016

TINY indoor seating.....lots of tables outside. Fried green tomatoes.....great!! Shrimp & grits.............YES !! Crowded & busy when we were there. Wonder what they do in February w/so little indoor seating. Lots of locals there. Overall Great.

1  Thank azroadtripper2016
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Brought our neighbor's here after telling them how wonderful the food was at the Bozeman Zydecos. No room inside to order up at the register, or to squeeze by the next person in line to get your own drink. We sat at a table outside...More

1  Thank Tailssouth
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Went here with some folks that were from NC and New Zealand. They all thought it was awesome food, and a great price! I love the po-boys and others had various items on the lunch menu. This place is great! The only con is that...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The owners work hard every day, the food is always fresh and good and the place is nice. Just a good home town restaurant. Try it you will not leave hungry and you will definitely want to come back for more.

Thank FireGod2112
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you serve beer and wine of can you bring in?
5 February 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Daveyluvgravy | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a liquor license so no. But they sell food to go if you want.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 W 15th St, The Corner of N Last Chance Gulch and 15th St, Helena, MT 59601-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 406-449-7032
  • E-mail
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