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Cajun Yard Dog

8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
+1 704-752-1750
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“jambalaya” (21 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
8036 Providence Rd Ste 900, Charlotte, NC 28277-9799
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think we had at least 5 options, but chose the bread pudding since our server (Keith) told us it was one of the most popular ones. We were game! It had been many years since I had eaten Bread Pudding. While to look was...More

1  Thank FlanFam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on a Thursday night. It was small inside and pretty busy. The person taking the order was very laid back and allowed us however much time we wanted to decide. It was also loud from all the talking in such a small area....More

Thank covingtonhs94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the food. Delicious is an understatement! We had the Etoufee & the Creole. Both dishes were great! Lynn was our server and she ROCKS! Our drinks stayed full and she was there when we needed her. Give them a try, you won't be...More

Thank Doomed2be
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a great dinner of gumbo, jambalaya, and blackened meatloaf. Wraped up dinner with a bannanas foster desert. Been a fan for a while, very happy the have this new location near home.

1  Thank bubbles99_00
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Good service. Food was only ok. Chicken Jambalaya had no taste. Was very bland and watery. If I wanted gumbo I would have ordered that instead.

Thank Thaispy44
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great, cool place to go with visitors from out of town. Where the locals hang out. Excellent quality food & fun environment.

Thank carolinahomeconc
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I stopped in here for a quick lunch yesterday and had the lunch portion of the chicken cordon bleu with mac and cheese and cucumber salad. It was amazing, and it was only $9.00 plus tip!! Great price, friendly service, and my water glass never...More

Thank LisaAnne M
Reviewed 19 July 2017 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 9 July 2017

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

1  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
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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