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Address: 1218 Turner St, Lansing, MI 48906-4340
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A Crab Cake Delight!!

Cozy, Fun, and very Relaxing atmosphere with fantastic New Orleans cuisine. The Gumbo and Crab Cakes is my absolute favorite!!!

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Tujauna D
Lansing, Michigan
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Lansing, Michigan
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8 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Cozy, Fun, and very Relaxing atmosphere with fantastic New Orleans cuisine. The Gumbo and Crab Cakes is my absolute favorite!!!

Thank Tujauna D
East Lansing, Michigan
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is one of the best if not the best restaurant in Lansing. The food is superb and the service is very good. Walking in I felt as if I was walking into a French village restaurant. And I have been in many French restaurants. If you are looking for an exceptional dining experience I highly recommend Creole in Old... More 

Thank Mike F
St.Clair Shores,MI
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 May 2016

What a Jewel Creole is. After spending a great day at the MSU craft show we had a chance to take our grand daughter to dinner. Being from St.Clair Shores, MI we were not familiar with the Lansing area. She suggested Creole. When we arrived we were met by Sophie and Roger the managers. They greeted us as if they... More 

Thank donald00036
East Lansing, Michigan
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74 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I crave a filet mignon often, but I order one only every five years. Luckily, I was at the Creole when the time came. The five-ounce is a perfect size, medium-rare, done just right. The onion soup is an ideal prelude. Companions enjoyed duck and pasta with vegetables. Our waitress was very attentive and helpful. The wine was fulfilling. To... More 

Thank Sanmigueleno
Lansing, Michigan
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46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Food is great. The vegetables dishes are amazing. The selection of French wine is the best in the area for sure. If you want a table on the weekend make sure you get a reservation.

Thank Juan T
Lansing, MI
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We visited on a Thursday night. We got right in but I would recommend reservations as the restaurant was small. The waiter was very helpful and explained the menu as I have not tried Creole food before. We picked out several plates and shared them. Everything was delicious. We had a great time trying new foods. This wouldn't be a... More 

Thank michigangirlfsu
Alexandria, Virginia
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50 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Food was really terrific. Service was a little odd but didn't detract from dinner. Gumbo was nice and smokey. Pork shank very good steak good. The roasted chicken was the real standout. Beignets out of this world. I do think they need to read their own letter to customers in the menu. Describing each dish as sharable is a bit... More 

Thank MPMVa
Lansing, Michigan
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This used to be a gallery. It's now the latest hot spot in Old Town for amazing top of the line food and an incredibly creative cocktail list and full beer/wine menus.

Thank Mark C
Holt, Michigan
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129 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We were walking about Old Town on a beautiful Indian Summer Sunday, and noticed that the Creole bar was open. We strolled in, and relaxed by sitting in some of the wing back leather chairs they have. The friendly barmaid took our drink order, and proudly told us of all the changes and plans in store for the place. We... More 

Thank Greg S
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We found this place on here and couldn't have been more please. The food and service are superb!!!! Jason made some great recommendations, we chatted about our travel as well as his future travels. Genuinely enjoyed the conversation. Again, the food is delicious!!! The place is very cozy and romantic

Thank rodriguez_angie22

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