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Dunbar's Creole Cuisine

7834 Earhart Blvd, Loyola University Broadway Activites Center, New Orleans, LA 70125-2506
+1 504-509-6287
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
29 Aug 2017
“Great New Orleans cooking”
24 Aug 2017
“Excellent!!! ”
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American, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
7834 Earhart Blvd, Loyola University Broadway Activites Center, New Orleans, LA 70125-2506
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The new location for this place is on Earhart. The place is a bit lacking in decor, but the food makes up for it. The fried catfish was great, as was the macaroni. They didn't appear to sell alcohol; if they get those licenses I'd...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is a short drive from downtown, easy to find, parking is limited but spaces are available on the street. We had an excellent meal, super friendly service, and the prices were very good.

Thank NewToChicago
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I had the fried chicken which was on their special of the day. It was excellent and comes with sides of mustard greens, rice, candied yam and corn bread. Other family members had the Turkey Necks which were also on special that day and they...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2012

I had a chance to try this though the Treme/gumbo Jazz Fest in Armstrong park this weekend! Fabulous catfish, sweet potato pie and Gumbo!

Thank gizelda196
Reviewed 26 October 2011

Now located in the Loyola Law School, it was weird eating at a college but the fried chicken was outstanding. Better like hot for rices, gumbos. Great cornbread. Service was very pleasant. Just hard to find...Pine St.

1  Thank NancyfromSC
Reviewed 12 August 2011

Dunbar's was reccommended as an old line n.o. AA restaurant. I had a few clients in town and wanted to show them what they miss back in Calif. boy was I embarrassed. First having a rest in a school's antiquated cafeteria really does not speak...More

1  Thank booragard
Reviewed 12 December 2009

As an exchange student I lived next to Dunbar's. Dunbar's got the best fried chicken, jambalaya and cornbread I had during my stay in New Orleans. One day I was there, he served sweet potatoes which were delicious too! Nice and friendly staff. Check this...More

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Great soul food

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Reviewed 18 May 2008

AWESOME soul food

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Reviewed 16 February 2008

Best damn fried chicken you'll ever have. :D

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Uptown / Carrollton
Very much their own self sufficient unit within the
greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down
the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate
feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the
students living in the area ensure that Uptown and
Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly
fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife
and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7834 Earhart Blvd, Loyola University Broadway Activites Center, New Orleans, LA 70125-2506 (Formerly Dunbar's Creole Cooking)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Uptown / Carrollton
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown / Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 504-509-6287
Although the original location of this restaurant on Freret Street was closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina, the restaurant has re-opened at its new home at Loyola University.
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