Atchafalaya Restaurant

4.8
4822 Reviews
$31 to $50
Creole / Cajun / Southern
Atchafalaya Restaurant is a true New Orleans neighborhood eatery. Neighbors, locals, and out of town guests return often for a great Louisiana food experience, highlighted by attentive service, time- tested favorites, and tasty new creations.


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Experiences

  • Valentine's Day Menu

    $85.00 per person

    Feb 14, 2022 only

    Enjoy a romatically-crafted Valentine's Day experience with Chef Christopher Lynch. The menu include a 4-coursed dining experience with complimentary sparkling wine to conclude the evening. In addition a $50 and $75 wine pairing is also available. 20% will be added to all checks. Proof of vaccination is required for indoor dining. Negative PCR test within 72 or proof of vaccination is required for outdoor seating. Limited seating available. Cancellation Policy: Guests are allowed to cancel or modify reservations within 48 hours of arrival time. If guests are not in compliance with this timeline, a non-refundable fee of $20 per person will be charged to the guest.
  • Tuesday Night Event

    $50.00 per personPrepaid

    Feb 15, 2022 only

    We would like to welcome you to a fun-filled evening of music, food and drinks. Join us as we kick out a series of Tuesday night events with guest bands and locally featured spirits. Tonights event will feature a Crawfish Boil, Gumbo Station, Grilled Oysters and Pork Cracklins. A selection of cocktails will be offered highlighting spirits from Seven Three Distillery. Ticket price includes entrance and food. Limited Space Available.
  • Cade Winemaker's Dinner

    $210.00 per person

    Mar 23, 2022 only

    Please join us for a 5-course Winemakers' Dinner featuring Cade Winery with Winemaker Danielle Cyrot and Executive Chef Christopher Lynch. $210 per person tax and gratuity included. Limited seating available.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Contact tracing information collected
What 4822 people are saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.8based on recent ratings
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4.7
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RobertA
San Antonio
10 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Kyle was an excellent server and super friendly with our crazy group!

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vipD2Dallas
New Orleans
7 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome as always

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mirandat
Nashville
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3food4service3ambience3

The food was good, but the atmosphere was not very welcoming.

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vipMatthewD
Philadelphia
25 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every bite was delicious and service from Josh was truly outstanding.

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vipJAGJR
New Orleans
39 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our food was delicious as usual! We had guests from Dallas & they loved the food, the band, & the ambiance!

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OpenTable Diner
Milwaukee
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great brunch! Highly recommend the brussel sprouts for a starter followed by the duck hash which was so interesting and tasty!

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ReggieS
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great dining experience!! Lovely ambiance, delicious dishes and fabulous staff. Thank you

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Anna
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing! Great service and food. Loved the live music and ambience.

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vipOpenTable Diner
San Diego
16 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food and service.

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vipTCNOLA
New Orleans
62 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great Monday Lunch. Sat outside. Great Service, good food, nice neighborhood feel.

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GarryG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on January 16, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and food start to finish. Had seasonal specials and shrimp and grits.

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OpenTable Diner
Shreveport
2 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect!!!!

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BettyG
San Diego
9 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best dinner in NOLA! We just spent 5 days in the city and ate and drank in many places. This experience was by far the best. We had reservations to sit outside. They called and left us know they would be able to accommodate us indoors since the weather had turned bad. Perfect and so appreciated. The manager and host were welcoming and efficient. Our waiter Ryan was fun, personable, professional and super helpful. Every recommendation he made was spot on. The food was sublime. Each dish we had was a treat with layers of flavors. We had two different fish dishes and they were exceptional. Fish was fresh, most and the sauces excellent. And make sure you have the flan. Rich creamy and just a wonderful end to a delightful dinner. We'd be regulars if we lived nearby.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food, staff and atmosphere. One of my favorite restaurants in Nola.

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PaigeB
Houston
1 review
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall1food2service1ambience3

Terrible service, food and drink were just ok. Live music was nice.

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vipmonical
Dallas
5 reviews
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love the shrimp and grits! Delish!

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OpenTable Diner
Tampa
1 review
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this restaurant!

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RachelJ
Milwaukee
3 reviews
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was great and Janet was a great server.

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josh
1 review
Dined on January 10, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was so good we went back for a 2nd meal. Just fantastic meals, impeccable service. Loved it

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Jamie
New Orleans
3 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious, service was good. Had a wonderful brunch.

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
5 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

10/10 the food was incredible, the service on point, the ambiance and music was perfect!!!! This is my new favorite restaurant. Recommend 200%

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OpenTable Diner
Fayetteville
1 review
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect date night spot or just wanting a fantastic meal. Service and food was outstanding. Ryan was very attentive and fun. The curry and shrimp and grits were fantastic. Can’t wait to return.

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OpenTable Diner
Orlando
1 review
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent across the board

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OpenTable Diner
New Orleans
4 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Date night for my husband and me. It was a delightful experience. The food was excellent… from appetizers to dessert! We look forward to our next visit !

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vipJohnR
New Orleans
9 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Brunch in NOLA!!!

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vipEdinaFoodie
Minneapolis
7 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food and great service! Lovely patio an convenient.

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2NOLAladies
New Orleans
8 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2022
Overall4food3service5ambience4

Had brunch. Band was great if you sat upstairs otherwise way too loud!! Good service
Food was okay. Crab and shrimp cake was “fishy”. Fries cold and soggy.
Step it up

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Marc
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful restaurant! Had a fantastic meal and experience.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

You can’t beat it. Best spot in NOLA.

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved everything about this place!!! Food was excellent, service was excellent as well which is something that in many other places we patronized has been awful. It's in a charming old house. Highly recommend!!!

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SuzyQ
Indiana
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful local restaurant. Reserved thru Open table was easy. Was able to note a birthday dinner and restaurant took extra steps to make dinner special
Ryan was are waiter and he was wonderfu

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vipOpenTable Diner
New Orleans
7 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My mom and I just went here for the first time, and we loved everything about our experience! The shrimp and grits were on point, my mom loved the quiche with brie that they made as a special, and the mini cornbread muffins were to die for. I don’t even like cornbread, but they were fantastic. Will definitely dine again! Excellent experience.

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AndreaS
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on January 6, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We just moved to New Orleans in August 2021, and we have gone to this place more than 4 times already. We love their brunch!

Most of the things in their menu are amazing, def worth trying the Fish Curry, Chicken Waffles (asked without red pepper flakes if you dont want spicy), shrimp and grits (our favorite), the duck hash...

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viplalalips
Atlanta
19 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I wasn’t sure what to expect - PERFECT food & service! I had the fab pork chop in a beautiful presentation, and the quail was a superb masterpiece. FAV NOLA restaurant!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The coconut curry fish dish I had was one of the best things I’ve eaten in a while!

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JimC
1 review
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Many of you have traveled to New Orleans and had great dining experiences; you need to add Atchafalaya to your "must try" list if you haven't experienced it yet.
For those of you who have, you know what a great brunch dining experience in a converted home with outdoor dining. But it's the service, food and overall ambience of this gem on Louisiana between Tchoupitoulas and Magazine Sts. Traditional brunch meals with a twist and served to perfection. Call ahead for reservations on the weekend.

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TomS
New Orleans
2 reviews
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, outstanding service, very cool vibe. We had the shrimp & grits and curry fish and they were fantastic

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LouisA
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Enjoyable experience for Sunday brunch of tasty food and very good service.

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GilesK
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One word, Excellent! This place was so perfectly New Orleans. Food was amazing and atmosphere is exactly what you would want for this city.

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TimB
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience4

We were in town for the Sugar Bowl and had brunch the next day. We had the Cajun dish with the grits, poached eggs, and crab cake. My daughter had the Duck dish and both were delicious. The service was excellent as well. I would definitely recommend this restaurant in the future if you're dining in NOLA.

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