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901 New York Ave NW, Ste 200A, Washington DC, DC 20001-4432
+1 202-408-8848
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
901 New York Ave NW, Ste 200A, Washington DC, DC 20001-4432
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have well appreciated the quiet atmosphere of this restaurant close to Convention center . The service was excellent with kind guys . The proposed meals were inspired by Acadian cooking : tasty and surprising but always excellent

1  Thank PATandNAD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance and service. Easy reservation and had a great server. I had the veal and my better half had the soft shell crab after sharing an grilled oysters with our friends we are on vacation with.

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a recommendation from one of my friends. We had a booth which gave us a quiet place for us to catch up with our friends whom we had not seen in many years. The food was outstanding - Duck and Shrimp and Grits....More

Thank GerryBaron06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined with an out of town friend who had been here before. They loved the duck and oysters. I tried the Boudin Balls as an appetizer and loved them. For my entrée, I ordered the Shrimp and Grits which were totally amazing! Definitely worth the...More

Thank LndStr27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had great Blackened Catfish accompanied with lemon butter sauce and collard greens with bacon. Great service at the bar making for a nice quick yet hearty lunch between meetings.

Thank JaxCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here the other day. It is close to our hotel and had lots of room on the patio. My wife had the beat salad I think and i had a sandwich with fries. It was good. Average but good. Service was good...More

Thank Spicole
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed excellent cajun food - especially blackened redfish - and great wine selection. Eating at the bar even more fun.

Thank antonia245
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A flight of three bourbons for $13 (excellent choices); three tasty boudin balls with delicious seasoning sauce with mustard and peppers; excellent seared tuna in lemon butter with asparagus.

Thank dceddy
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Acadiana’s food and presentation has deteriorated. We have dined there since the restaurant opened. A piece of overcooked steak/meat was thrown on a plate- just plain- no sides or anything. We sent it back. The soft shell crabs were plentiful but greasy & in a...More

Thank Lori2013
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place for a change of pace meal in DC. The deviled eggs and the meat pies were great. The duck breast was exceptional. Red beans and rice side was very nice. The service was ok. Would eat here again.

Thank Ken S
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Questions & Answers
15 December 2017|
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Response from Charles s | Reviewed this property |
We usually go before noon. It starts to get crowded after that. Sit away from the band also.
Jeannine W
17 July 2016|
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Response from ninacarlson09 | Reviewed this property |
Casual but nice. Think cute shirt, jeans and wedges.
1 December 2015|
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Response from Frodos_Family |
Margaret C, you say there are much better restaurants to try...yet you don't mention them...that would be extremely helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 New York Ave NW, Ste 200A, Washington DC, DC 20001-4432
  • Public Transportation: Closest Metro is Gallery Place Chinatown on the Yellow, Green and Red Lines. Washington Circulator bus stops directly in front of restaurant on the New York Avenue Side.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-408-8848
Acadiana offers the flavors, culture and the warmth of the seductive southern region. They offer the perfect balance of the old and new...taking advantage of the rich bounty found in the Mississippi Delta, Bayous and the Gulf of Mexico.
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