New Orleans City Business Magazine has named the Atchafalaya at Idlewild as one of the top restaurants in the area. News of the achievement appear in the September, 2011 edition.
Other outstanding awards include:
- 5th Best New Affordable Course in the U.S. – Golf Digest, 2006
- Top 50 Best New Courses in the U.S. – Golfweek, 2007
- #1 Best Course You Can Play in Louisiana – Golfweek, 2008
- #1 Best Course You Can Play in Louisiana – Golfweek, 2009
- #1 Food & Beverage Operation on Audubon Golf Trail, 2010
- Top Golf Course List, Louisiana Life Magazine, 2010