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It's Gumbo Season in the Big Apple

Our Story  

Founder's Adam and Clay met during undergrad at Louisiana State University and decided to bring their love for Cajun & Creole cooking to New York City. Specializing in authentic gumbo selections, The Gumbo Bros offer a variety of Southern cuisine to their customers based off of their own family recipes and lots of love. 




Adam is a founding partner and the head of cuisine for The Gumbo Bros. Adam started cooking at a young age and creating the perfect pot of gumbo soon became his obsession. Learning proper technique from his great grandmother, Nanny, Adam is still pursuing the perfect gumbo and works tirelessly to ensure that his customers enjoy their meal.

Adam is a graduate of Louisiana State University and the International Culinary Center (formerly the French Culinary institute) and a native of the Gulf Coast of Alabama.





Clay is a founding partner and head of operations for The Gumbo Bros. Clay has a decade of experience and has been involved in all aspects of the hospitality business. As a Louisiana native, Clay knows good gumbo. His passion for good food is only trumped by his Southern Hospitality and dedication to ensure a great meal and experience for his customers.

Clay is a graduate of Louisiana State University and a native of Alexandria, Louisiana, an avid cyclist and film enthusiast.





Our menu changes daily based on specials, seasonal availability etc. but you can always enjoy one of our signature gumbos!



Nanny’s Cajun Gumbo

This traditional gumbo is a smoky combination of Cajun Chicken, Smoked Andouille Sausage, Fresh Thyme, and okra simmered in a dark roux.

Frenchmen Street Creole Gumbo

A spicy New Orleans style gumbo featuring Fresh Shrimp, Creole Tomatoes, Okra, and cayenne pepper in a frothy tomato roux.

Voodoo Vegan Gumbo

A gluten free take on the traditional Gumbo Z’herbs of New Orleans, this vegan gumbo features the South’s love for fresh vegetables including Black-Eyed Peas, Braised Collard Greens and Sautéed Garlic in a collard stock.



The Gumbo Bros are a mobile food vendor. locations vary from week to week. Follow us on social media for up to date locations and information!

Currently, the bros are scheduled to be at the following events/festivals:

  • Broadway Bites Food Festival by Urbanspace

    o   October 5, 2015 – November 13, 2015

    o   Greeley Square  (33rd Street and Broadway) New York, NY 10001

  • The Vendy Awards - Nominee, Best Street Vendor in New York City

    o   Saturday, September 12 from 12:30-5pm

    o   Governors Island, New York

  • Martha Stewart's 2015 bridal market gala

    o   October 12, 2015

    o   Martha Stewart Omnimedia, Manhattan

  • The Columbus Circle Holiday Market by Urbanspace

    o   December 1 - December 24, 2015

    o   Columbus Circle (W59th and 8th Avenue) New York, NY 10019


Tired of a boring sandwich tray? Have the bros cater your next event! 

Whether you are looking to have a kicked up birthday party or are looking to spice up your next sales lunch, the bros have you covered.

With a wide variety of entrees, sides and even desserts, the Bros will make your next event a memorable one!  

Email us at Info@thegumbobros.com for more information and pricing

Show your love for the bros with official merchandise. 

Gumbo Bros Baseball Tee

Show your support for #TeamGumbo in this classic baseball 3/4 sleeve raglan from the classic athletic brand Champion. 

  • 5.6 oz.
  • 100% cotton
  • Tagless neck for comfort
  • Embroidered "C" on right sleeve
  • Tag with size information is sewn on bottom left
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Follow us on facebook, twitter and instagram for up to date info on locations, specials and much more!

EMAIL : info@thegumbobros.com