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Cafe' Burnside

40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
+1 225-473-9380
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (30 reviews)
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11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cajun & Creole, French, Gluten Free Options
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40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located outside the Houmus house. This is one Gem. Very nice huge restaurant. Has buffet plus regular menu. Food is good. Garden outside is very nice. Must visit

Thank Shaukat K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere was quaint and relaxing. Unknowing to us my son and daughter-in law had contacted the restaurant before we got there so they could treat us to lunch. My daughter-in-law asked us for a picture of the four of us. It was so she could...More

Thank 920cherieb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was fabulous, as were the servers and atmosphere. I'd recommend the Plantation Tour with lunch afterwards! It's a great experience and step back in time.

Thank jeaniej2014
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Cafe Burnside for lunch on a Tuesday around 11 with 4 other ladies. The gardens as you walk to the restaurant are beautiful! Inside the restaurant, I ordered sweet tea, Chicken Louisianne and bread pudding. Quite a pricey lunch, but it was good,...More

Thank akinjm
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Lunch was wonderful! They have a lunch buffet for $25 of other sandwiches options for $12-$17. Complimentary fresh bread!

Thank Hsells14
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I ate lunch here with three young children. My children are used to dining out, so we were fine, but it might be a bit fancy for many families. They don't have a printed kids menu, but our excellent server, Tammy, let us know of...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My wife and I were amazed by the quality and value of the lunch we had here. The ambiance inside is adequate but nothing like the dinner venue inside the house. Service was attentive and personal and the pork chop was the best I've eaten...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Cafe Burnside: We had lunch there and the food was excellent. Two of us shared the seafood crepe. Our meal was over $40 with one beer and water. The restaurant itself was beautifully furnished but short on servers for a Sunday lunch. Carriage House: Since...More

Thank Creolady
Reviewed 27 January 2017

My company had our Christmas Luncheon at this plantation and it was fabulous, the property was gorgeous and the huge gift shop had tons of things to purchase. I had the Filet Kabob with Roasted Potatoes and it was absolutely delicious! It was cooked to...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This place is one of our favorites when out touring plantations and enjoying the beauty and charm of Louisiana. It's a great place to get out of the heat and enjoy a flavorful meal. Our favorites are the eggplant with crabmeat and saffron cream and...More

Thank MBS1974
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40136 Highway 942, Houma House Plantation and Gardens, Darrow, LA 70725-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Darrow
  • Phone Number: +1 225-473-9380
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Café Burnside is Houmas House Plantation and Gardens' casual restaurant. We offer a buffet, or a la carte dining. Pasta, Seafood, BBQ Chicken, Gumbo, Salad, Poor Boy Sandwiches. Great food reasonably priced. We offer a Sunday Brunch and Buffet. A special menu on Sundays that changes frequently
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