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Lunch Menu


Offered 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Crab Cakes $13
Two each, house made daily with jumbo lump crab meat, served with lemon wedges and remoulade sauce.

Barbecue Shrimp Skewer $12
Shrimp on a skewer basted with creole spicy butter sauce. Served on a bed of dirty rice.

Crab Chutney Dip $8
A slightly sweet mixture of crab, mango chutney, sour cream and onion. Served with house made kettle chips. One taste and you’ll be a fan. Served cold.

Gator Bites $12
Marinated alligator tail meat breaded and fried. Served with tartar sauce or pepper jam for dipping.

Catfish Bites $9
Farm raised catfish breaded in pearly meal and fried. Served with tartar sauce or pepper jam for dipping.

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Choose one sauce for orders of 6 and up to two sauce selections for orders of 12. Served with Ranch or Bleu cheese.

Traditional Wings 6 for $8 | 12 for $15
Fresh jumbo chicken wings marinated so they are tender and juicy. Breaded or Naked.

Boneless Wings 6 for $8 | 12 for $15
Fresh chicken breast pieces lightly breaded and fried to perfection. Not available naked.

Breaded Shrimp 6 for $8 | 12 for $15
Gulf shrimp lightly breaded and fried to perfection. Served plain or tossed in your favorite sauce.

Sauce Choices: Mild, Honey BBQ, Apple Butter BBQ, Mango-Chile Lime, or Cajun Hot


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Always fresh, our beef is custom ground locally by Alwans Meats using chuck and beef brisket for the best flavor possible. We prepare our burgers medium* unless otherwise requested. Served on a toasted brioche bun with shredded lettuce, sliced tomato, red onion and sweet pickles with our soon to be famous house cut fries!

Fat Tuesday Burger $12
The absolute best burger in town. Served on a brioche bun topped with cheddar cheese and applewood smoked bacon.

Black and Bleu Burger $12
Our custom ground burger rubbed with creole seasoning and blackened in a cast iron skillet topped with red onion marmalade and bleu cheese crumbles.

Mushroom and Swiss Burger $12
Our custom ground beef blend topped with a generous portion of fresh mushrooms and melted Swiss cheese.

Just A Great Burger $9
Peoria’s best burger, simply seasoned and seared. (Add cheddar, pepper jack, or provolone cheese for $1.50)


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Gumbo Cup $6 | Bowl $9
Chicken and andouille sausage. You gotta have it!

Gumbo and Sandwich $12
Cup of gumbo with 1/2 Po-Boy.

Gumbo and Salad $9
Cup of gumbo with a small house salad.

Tchoupitoulas Chicken Salad $12
Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, red onion, boiled egg, and bacon topped with a fried or blackened chicken breast. Choice of dressing.

Caesar Salad $14
Choose from fried shrimp, fried or grilled chicken, blackened chicken or fried oysters.

House Salad $7
Mixed greens topped with tomato, cucumber, red onion and croutons. Choice of dressing.

Dressing Choices: Creole Ranch, Buttermilk, French, Honey Mustard, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Bleu Cheese


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Homemade Bread Pudding $6.95
Ask your server about today’s selection.

New Orleans Beignets (3) $4.95
Cooked to order, covered with powdered sugar.

Bourbon Pecan Pie $6.95
(Add vanilla bean ice cream for $2.50)

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Jambalaya Cup $6.50 | Bowl $15
A traditional cajun rice dish loaded with chicken, smoked sausage, tomatoes and vegetables – come and get it! (Add shrimp $4.75)

Red Beans and Rice Cup $6 | Bowl $12
Red beans simmered with smoked sausage, ham, applewood bacon, bell pepper, celery, onion and Creole seasoning. Served with your choice of andouille or smoked sausage and corn muffin.

Blacksmith Pasta $15
Breast of chicken grilled and smoked sausage tossed with bowtie pasta in a rich alfredo sauce. (Add shrimp $4.75)

VooDoo Style Blacksmith Pasta $15
Lightly blackened breast of chicken and andouille sausage with bowtie pasta in a rich alfredo sauce. (Add shrimp $4.75)


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Our Po-Boys come on fresh baked french bread, “Dressed” with shredded lettuce, sliced tomato, and mayo served with your choice of house made fries or kettle chips. Ask for Cajun Style if you want more heat!

Abita Root Beer and Honey BBQ Glaze Pulled Chicken Po-Boy $12
Breast of chicken simmered in Abita root beer and our house made honey bbq.

Chicken Po-Boy $11
Have it blackened, fried or voodoo style. (honey bbq, mild or cajun hot)

Peacemaker Po-Boy $15
Half fried shrimp and half fried oysters with Tabasco infused mayonnaise.

Gator Po-Boy $14
Marinated alligator tail meat breaded and fried.

“Mud-Bug” Po-Boy $14
Lightly breaded and fried crawfish tails.

Oyster Po-Boy $15
Large oysters breaded and fried.

Catfish Po-Boy $12
Farm raised catfish breaded in pearly meal and fried.

Shrimp Po-Boy $13
Lightly breaded and fried black shrimp.

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Pat O’Briens Hurricane $10
The hurricane cocktail was made famous by Pat O’Briens french quarter bar in the 1940’s, made with Bacardi Gold Rum and Pat O’Briens Hurricane Mix.

Po-Boy’s Bloody Mary $8
Our House blend makes this the finest bloody in town!

Absinthe Punch $9
While Absinthe was once outlawed, you can now again get a taste of old New Orleans in this punch! But beware of the Green Fairy!

Pimms Cup $8
This refreshing cocktail may quickly become your new favorite. Made with Pimms No 1. A gin based spirit with flavors of fruit & spice, topped with lemon and lime!

Sazerac “Official Cocktail of New Orleans” $8
Born in New Orleans, America’s first cocktail – The Sazerac – started it all. Is anyone surprised? An absinthe coated rocks glass chilled with rye whiskey and bitters garnished with a lemon twist and served neat.

Carnival $8
You’ll think you’re on a parade float with this libation reminiscent of a lemonade shakeup.

Marie Laveau $10
(a Louisiana creole practitioner of voodoo renowned in New Orleans) a mystical blend of St. Germain Elderflower, peychaud’s bitters, topped with Prosecco.

The Orleans $9
This gin based martini will flourish with notes of fresh citrus and cucumber.

Lavender Lemon Drop $10
Vodka with lavender infused syrup and fresh lemon.

Bloody VooDoo $10
Refreshing and savory for those who want to love Bloody Mary’s and those who love a new take on a classic flavor!

The Chicory $10
Coffee infused vodka with hints of vanilla sure to awaken your senses.

Decadent Chocolate Martini $10
Made with the best Godiva Chocolatier Liqueur this drink is creamy and delicious!

* There are risks involved in consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood or eggs and they are greater for the aged, pregnant, very young or those with a compromised immune system. If concerned, please see a doctor.