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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
17:30 - 22:30 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 2 days ago via mobile

Food, ambience, and service were excellent. Highly recommend the artichoke ravioli - we shared a large serving as an appetizer for the table. Those who had the soft shell crab raved about their meals. Service was attentive without being intrusive. Nice wine list covering a...More

Thank OmafromNJ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Due to road and building construction, it was very difficult getting to the restaurant. 1st time in a while that we couldn't get street parking, but there is $10 valet available. It took a while to get our drinks, but that was the only hiccup....More

Thank RonFG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The oysters were sweet and spectacular! The rest of the meal was good but portions were limited except for the chicken which was massive!!! Service was good and dress code was more to the casual side than business.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed dinner after the USA Science and Engineering Festival. First the drinks seemed strong (a plus) the appetizer was hot and fresh. I ordered the lemon artichoke ravioli. 4@$24, and that’s all I got. No veggies, garnish, a little dab of anything. Seemed odd, huge...More

Thank Lester R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our second time eating at this restaurant and once again we found the service to be very good and the food was awesome! We would highly recommend it especially to anyone who enjoys good Cajun food!!

Thank DebK333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After attending a matinee performance at Washington Stage Guild across the street, we had an early dinner here. It was my first time. It was early evening on a Sunday, and we had no delay getting a table without a reservation. The food was very...More

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a friend who once lived in DC. She said this is my favorite in this city. She is a foodie, so I had to try Acadiana. She said start with the Basil Belle (tanqueray rangpur lime gin, basil, lime, simple syrup &...More

Thank rmgordonphd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First sign of greatness beyond the lovely decor is the basket of mini biscuits with a wonderful jelly-pepper spread. Only the fact that it was a business luncheon kept me from devouring all of them. Every dish among our party of five received top marks....More

Thank hvonderh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard about this restaurant for many years but recently decided to go. First, let me tell you that I'm not a spicy food eater and this restaurant features Cajun food. I found something on the menu that our server recommended since he was...More

Thank AJP57
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were joined by two business associates for dinner at Acadiana while attending a meeting in Washington, DC. One of my associates and I had both spent significant time in Louisiana so we had high expectations. Good Cajun food can be addictive...More

Thank 77Zeke
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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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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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