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New Orleans Restaurants

Jacques-Imo's Cafe

  • 8324 Oak St. Map It
  • Carrollton-Riverbend
  • American

Updated 04/09/2014

Fodor's Review

Oak Street might look like any other sleepy urban thoroughfare by day, but once the sun sets the half-block stretch containing Jacques-Imo's Cafe feels like the center of the universe. Prepare for lengthy waits in the festive bar for a table in the boisterous, swamp-theme dining rooms (fortunately, the bartenders are fast). Although not everyone is a fan, most say the modest-looking but innovative food is worth it: deep-fried roast beef po' boys, alligator sausage cheesecake, Cajun bouillabaisse, and smothered rabbit over grits are among the only-at-Jacques-Imo's specialties. Reservations are required for parties of five or more and not accepted for smaller groups.

Restaurant Information


8324 Oak St., New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Sun. No lunch

Updated 04/09/2014


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