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Cajun/Creole in Mass, RI or CT

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dagwood Jun 18, 2010 08:26 AM

I'm looking for a decent cajun or creole restaurant to take my husband to on Father's Day. We're in Rhode Island, but I'm willing to travel down to CT or up to Boston if needed.

Thanks!

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    Grendal RE: dagwood Jun 18, 2010 04:02 PM

    65 Friendship Street, Westerly, RI‎ - (401) 315-0220‎ bayou smokehouse,

    Mamie Ellen's LLC‎-
    568 Broad Street, Providence, RI‎ - (401) 432-7373‎

    Gumbo Restaurant‎
    411 State Road, North Dartmouth, MA‎ - (508) 992-4945‎

    By far the best is Bluebird Cafe
    554 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI‎ - (401) 792-8940‎

    If your more for creole bbq Big Bubba's BBQ, they were rather good when I went, but it's not really authentic in my mind. 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville, CT‎

    Chao Cajun‎
    999 South Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA‎ My girl went and she said their ok, but I've personally never been.

    12 Water Street, Mystic, CT‎ - (860) 572-4422‎ I ain't been in ages, it's the voodoo grill.

    Cheeky Monkey‎
    14 Perry Mill Wharf, Newport, RI‎ - (401) 845-9494‎ another place I ain't been in awhile.

    Fort Ninigret is another place I ain't been in ages, their down in bradford RI.

    Boulangerie St Antoinne‎
    176 North Main Street, Brockton, MA‎

    Riral 191 Social Street, Woonsocket, RI‎ - (401) 762-3841‎ more haitian then anything else.

    Those are the only ones that come to mind....

    http://www.yellowpages.com/rhode-isla...

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    Water Street Restaurant
    131 North Water Street, Edgartown, MA 02529

    Water Street Cafe
    231 Water, Block Island, RI 02807

    Cheeky Monkey
    21 Pier Market Pl, Narragansett, RI 02882

    Water Street Cafe
    25 Water St, Plymouth, MA 02360

    Big Bubba's BBQ
    1 Mohegan Sun Blvd., Uncasville, CT 06382

    State Road Restaurant
    688 State Rd, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

    Mamie Ellen's
    568 Broad St, Providence, RI 02907

    1. DonShirer RE: dagwood Jun 18, 2010 04:06 PM

      Creative Cooking, at 1835 Boston Post Rd. in Westbrook, CT, is the only Cajun restaurant I'm acquainted with in your vicinity. On our only visit, a couple of years ago, I remember being satisfied with a charred fish dish and wanted to come back to try the gumbo, but my wife (who is not a fan of heavily spiced foods) said to cross it off our list. They have a special Jazz brunch for Father's day in the morning and the regular menu from 4pm on. See the website at
      http://www.creativecooking.cc/

      1. Dinsdale45 RE: dagwood Jun 20, 2010 06:00 AM

        Gumbo is a bad Chinese restaurant.

        Boulangerie St Antoinne‎ is a Haitian bakery

        From what I see on the website, Bluebird Cafe is mainly a standard breakfast joint. It looks like they have Cajun specials on Fridays.

        Chao Cajun looks like a food court franchise. Maybe it's decent, I don't know.

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          jdgall RE: dagwood Jun 17, 2014 02:14 PM

          The Blue Hound in Ivoryton CT has great Cajun dishes, and as a plus it's BYOB.(They also sell wine and beer) Had a great special there recently rib eye steak with a dynamite crawfish sauce.

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