Restaurant News & Reviews


1130 Buck Jones Road, Cary;


Cuisine: Cajun/Creole, continental, steakhouse.

Rating: ***

Prices: entrees more than $25.

Atmosphere: French Quarter elegance.

Service: formal but friendly (sometimes too friendly).

Recommended: crabmeat cocktail, stuffed prawns, steaks, French Quarter chicken.

Open: dinner nightly.

Reservations: recommended.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club; full bar (extensive wine list); cigar friendly (bar only); get a sitter; live jazz


The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

**** Extraordinary.

*** Excellent.

** Good.

* Fair.

Zero stars: Poor

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