BEST OF THE BEST

Philly's Best for Cajun Food

From po' boys to jambalaya, these Philly spots offer plenty of hearty, spicy dishes that will add some N'Awlins spirit to your life.

  • Warmdaddy's
    • Pennsport
    Food
    24
    Decor
    22
    Service
    23
    Cost
    $37

    This South Philly Southern food and jazz spot serves up several Cajun classics, including New Orleans-style shrimp and grits, catfish po'boys, and spicy jambalaya.

  • Rose Tattoo Cafe
    • American
    • Logan Square
    Food
    24
    Decor
    24
    Service
    23
    Cost
    $35

    This Fairmount standby offers a $13 jambalaya at lunch, made with chicken, smoked ham, andouille sausage, mussels, clams, shrimp, and saffron rice in a spicy tomato sauce.

  • Khyber Pass Pub
    • Old City
    Food
    23
    Decor
    18
    Service
    20
    Cost
    $23

    You'll find gumbo, cornmeal-crusted Gulf oysters, and boudin balls served with Creole mustard - along with other Southern hits - at this popular Old City spot.

  • Catahoula
    • Cajun
    • Queen Village
    Food
    20
    Decor
    15
    Service
    19
    Cost
    $33

    Get a taste of the Crescent City at this N'Awlins-inspired spot in Queen Village, serving everything from shrimp remoulade to chicken etouffee to duck jambalaya.

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