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Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 8:00pm

Old Courtableau Café

Come experience the food, fun, and hospitality that made south Louisiana famous

Our hours of operation are as follows- Monday- Closed Tuesday 10-3 Wednesday 10-3 Thursday 10-8 Friday 10-10 Saturday 10-10 Sunday 10-3

Monday- Closed

Tuesday- Fried Pork Chops, White Beans & Rice and Cornbread $8.95

Wednesday- Steak in a Gravy, Rice, Lima Beans and Dinner Roll $9.95 

Thursday- Stuffed Pork Roast, Rice & Gravy, Blackeye Peas and Dinner Roll $9.95                                                                                                        

 Friday- Catfish Courtbouillon, Fried Fish, Potato Salad, Corn Maque Choux and Dinner Roll $12.50

Sunday's Specials-BBQ Pork Steak or Chicken, served w/ Sausage, Rice Dressing, Potato Salad and Baked Beans 

Band Schedule-

Friday- The Jimmy Breaux Trio will begin at 6:30

Saturday- Lisa Trahan will begin at 6:30

Sunday- The Louisiana Stump Jumpers will begin at Noon!

Don't forget your dancing shoes!!!

We are now offering Gift Certificates. Great gift for those who have everything.

From our own Foubourg Farms


Located in Washington, LA between the two bayous of this historic Steamboat town, is where you will find traditional Cajun/ Creole food, exceptional Salads and other healthy options. Along with live entertainment and a dance floor, the Old Courtableau Café will not disappoint.  Our beautiful building dates back to the early 1800's and is on the National Register of Historic Places.  The old store front windows give a view to the heart of Main Street long after the Steamboat era has passed.


Entrepreneur, David Allemond, former owner of  McGee's Landing in Henderson, LA, saw an opportunity to invest back into his community by restoring an old Main street Property. Familiar with Washington's rich history, he and his wife Peggy hope to bring life back to the historic store front by opening a cafe and dance hall which features local artists.  And in so creating jobs for local residents and an entertaining environment for tourist and locals alike.

Apple Walnut Salad

Strawberry Mango Salad

Crab Cakes w/ Creamy Crab Sauce, Stuffed Potato and Hush Puppy

Shrimp Courtableau Creamy Maque Choux Sauce over Penne Pasta






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