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Chartres House Cafe

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While you can find other Cajun restaurants in New Orleans, no one does it quite like us! We take pride in our commitment to staying true to our history, heritage and culture– and we love being able to share that with each of our guests. With our unique assortment of seafood platters, New Orleans favorites – like Blackened Shrimp & Cajun Jambalaya and Crawfish Etouffee – and other classics, you won’t find better Cajun food in the city! Bring your family, friends and appetite for an experience you won’t forget!

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From the Oyster Bar

Raw & Specialty

    Iced On the Half Shell

    Order of 6 or 12

    • On the Half Shell

      Fresh shucked Gulf oysters. Served with cocktail sauce and horseradish.

      • 1/2 Dozen$9.00
      • Dozen$16.00

    Chargrilled & Baked

    Order of 6

    • Brie & Roasted Garlic Butter$12.00

      Baked bubbly delicious

      • Chargrilled Oysters$12.00

        Garlic butter & Parmesan cheese

        • Oysters Supreme$12.00

          Grilled with garlic butter, smoked bacon, provolone & mozzarella, jalapeno and pepperoncini peppers


          • Fried Alligator$13.00

            Marinated alligator meat perfectly fried, rémoulade sauce

            • Louisiana Crawfish Bread$12.00

              Louisiana crawfish and spinach au gratin baked on crusty brioche bread

              • Cajun Nachos$12.00

                Hot sausage, taco beef, creole red beans, queso, cheddar, charred jalepeno, diced tomato, jalepeno ranch, tortilla chips

                • Natchitoches Meat Pies$11.00

                  Cajun hand-pie filled with spiced angus beef & pork, jalapeno ranch

                  • Fried Green Tomato Chips$10.00

                    Thinly sliced green tomatoes, rémoulade sauce

                    • Diablo Pickles$7.00

                      Crispy fried dill pickles & fresh jalapeno slices, jalapeno ranch

                      • Spinach & Artichoke Dip$9.50

                        Creamy blend topped with melted mozzarella cheese, served with crispy bow tie pasta

                        • New Orleans BBQ Shrimp$12.50

                          Gulf shrimp sautéed in a garlic lemon BBQ sauce served with a French baguette

                          • Jumbo Wings

                            Jumbo whole wings, lightly breaded and perfectly cooked to a golden crisp. Flavored in one of our unique sauces or dry seasoning. Served with celery.

                            • NOLA BBQ Wings$12.00

                              NOLA style BBQ sauce, garlic, herbs and creole seasonings

                              • Crawfish Boil Wings$12.00

                                Crawfish boil dry rub & Cajun ranch

                                • Buffalo Wings$12.00

                                  Classic buffalo sauce & blue cheese dressing

                                  Gumbo, Soup & Salad

                                  Dressings: Cajun ranch, balsamic vinaigrette, Caesar, blue cheese, Italian, ranch, honey mustard

                                  • Chicken & Andouille Gumbo$7.00

                                    Classic dark roux, onions, peppers, celery, chicken & andouille sausage, finished with rice

                                    • Crawfish Boil Soup$8.00

                                      Boil seasoned corn, potato, trinity

                                      • Fried Gulf Shrimp Caesar Salad$17.00

                                        Classic Caesar salad topped with Gulf shrimp, parmesan cheese and croutons

                                        • Blackened Chicken Salad$16.50

                                          Marinated chicken breast served atop a bed of romaine lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers

                                          • Crispy Oyster Salad Toulouse$17.50

                                            Flash-fried Louisiana oysters served over Cajun ranch, tomato & blue cheese crumbles, romaine

                                            French Quarter Favorites

                                            Taste of the Quarter. Select 3 $17.50 / enjoy all 4 $21.50. All the bayou traditions: red beans & rice, chicken & sausage jambalaya, chicken & andouille gumbo and crawfish etouffee

                                            • Blackened Gulf Shrimp & Cajun Jambalaya$18.50

                                              Cajun seasoned andouille sausage & chicken jambalaya topped with blackened Gulf shrimp SUB: Blackened Chicken

                                              • Cajun Stuffed Fish$18.00

                                                Grilled gulf fish fillet stuffed with crawfish stuffing, crawfish cream sauce, steamed vegetables & cajun jambalaya

                                                • Blackened Chicken Alfredo$18.00

                                                  Parmesan cream sauce over penne pasta topped with blackened chicken breast

                                                  • Creole Red Beans & Rice$15.50

                                                    Creamy, slow-cooked red beans, white rice, grilled smoked sausage, southern fried chicken tenders

                                                    • Redfish Chartres$24.00

                                                      Louisiana blackened redfish topped with BBQ Gulf shrimp, steamed vegetable & jambalaya

                                                      • Louisiana Crawfish Pasta$20.00

                                                        Louisiana crawfish in a creole cream sauce with parmesan cheese topped with more crispy fried Louisiana crawfish over penne pasta

                                                        • Crawfish Etouffee$19.00

                                                          Louisiana Crawfish sautéed in a traditional creole stew, steamed white rice

                                                          • Blackened Redfish$21.00

                                                            Louisiana redfish blackened with Cajun seasoning, steamed vegetable & jambalaya

                                                            New Orleans Po'Boys

                                                            Served with french fries

                                                            • Fried Shrimp Po'Boy$15.00

                                                              Served dressed

                                                              • Chartres House Po'Boy$15.50

                                                                Blackened Gulf shrimp served atop fried green tomatoes, lettuce, drizzled with Louisiana remoulade dressing

                                                                • Patton's Hot Sausage Po'Boy$14.00

                                                                  Melted Swiss cheese, served dressed

                                                                  • Fried Oyster Po'Boy$17.00

                                                                    Served dressed

                                                                    • Southern Fried Fish Po'Boy$14.00

                                                                      Served dressed

                                                                      • Hot Roast Beef Po'Boy$14.50

                                                                        Slow-roasted, debris style in a rich gravy, served dressed

                                                                        • Make your Po'Boy a Rich Boy!$3.00

                                                                          Bacon crumbles, blue cheese crumbles, charred jalapeno, jalapeno ranch

                                                                          Burgers & Sandwiches

                                                                          Served with french fries

                                                                          • Chartres House Burger$14.50

                                                                            Angus burger, grilled to perfection, topped with Patton hot sausage patty and provolone cheese; served on a jalapeno-cheddar bun with garlic mayo, dressed

                                                                            • Muffuletta "A New Orleans Original"$16.50

                                                                              Thin sliced ham & salami, melted provolone cheese, our own olive salad on a toasted sesame crusted Italian bun

                                                                              • Black Angus Cheese Burger$13.00

                                                                                Angus beef patty, cheddar, lettuce, tomato, pickle, garlic mayo, brioche bun

                                                                                • Blackened Chicken Club$14.50

                                                                                  Marinated chicken breast with Creole seasoning, topped with bacon, provolone, garlic mayo, dressed

                                                                                  • Blackened Chicken Muffuletta-Style$15.00

                                                                                    Marinated chicken breast, provolone, New Orleans olive salad

                                                                                    Seafood Platters

                                                                                    Fresh catch seafood fried to perfection, jalapeno hushpuppies, beer battered onion rings, tartar and cocktail sauces

                                                                                    • Fried Gulf FIsh$17.50

                                                                                      • Fried Gulf Shrimp$19.00

                                                                                        • Fried Oyster$24.00

                                                                                          • Fried Combo Platter - Pick Two!$24.00


                                                                                            • Bread Pudding$7.00

                                                                                              A New Orleans classic with a twist! Our French bread is soaked in cream and sugar, then baked with raisins and topped with a dreamy Frangelico cream sauce

                                                                                              • Creole Cream Cheesecake$8.00

                                                                                                Luscious, creamy cheesecake on a graham cracker crust, topped with a praline caramel sauce & whipped cream

                                                                                                Last updated: June 18, 2020

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