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Freds Lounge

420 6th St, Mamou, LA
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Mamou
Type: Bar/ Clubs
Activities: Dining, Drinking, Dancing
Description: Catch a little Cajun fever at Fred’s, where the Cajun joie de vivre is evident and infectious.
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Tomball, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I'm a repeat visitor to fred's and it is truly a out of world experience. This time I went with a group of 6 family members for a birthday party. I can spend hours watching some of the locals dance the morning away. Be weary of a few of the locals for they may leach on to you and follow... More

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Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A great mix of locals, tourists and foreigners were up early on Saturday morning to listen, dance and drink to authentic Cajun music. It is worth the drive off the beaten path!

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Saint Rose, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Repeat visitor to Fred's. Never get enough of it. Love Tante Sue. Great Cajun music. Great Blood Marys. People come all over the world to visit Fred's. Meet lots of new folks and do some Cajun dancing.

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Mamou, Louisiana
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159 reviews 159 reviews
100 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A native of mamou, Louisiana, I can certainly recommend this establishment. Wonderful people. True Cajun music on a Saturday morning. I rarely go anymore, because I have been so many times. Plenty of fond memories with Mr Fred and Taunte Sue. Do not miss this if in the area on a Saturday morning.

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Maine
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55 reviews 55 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

On main st Big Mamou sits a time capsule that everyone must visit once. This time took the family with my daughters from Maine, and we had a blast. Its like the Star Wars Bar, there were locals, Texas bikers, cajuns, cowboys, seniors, college students and quite a few foreigners. All enjoying the band,,, get there early for a good... More

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Marana, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Our friend Debbie in Alexandria said, "Don't schedule ANYTHING for Saturday morning!". We didn't and found ourselves at Fred's Lounge in li'l ol' Mamou, LA. Got a seat at the bar and met Tante Sue. From that point on we were on a Cajun E-ticket ride! Her holster and the bar got us feelin' good, the foot didn't stop tappin',... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Just read everyone else's reviews and then go! This is the real deal. The party starts early make sure to buy a drink and tip the band they don't charge a penny for this experience.

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L4r4k3
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Heard about this place while we were at the RV park. Could have stayed for the whole four hours without any problem. The music is fabulous and the environment is like walking back in time. Unfortunately Tante Sue was not there as she had recently broken her hip but we sure heard lots of stories from the regular patrons. This... More

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Southeast texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I have been to LA many times and never got the chance to go to Freds Lounge. Now I will never miss an opportunity to go. This place is great, nice people, great bloody marys.

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Alamosa, Colorado
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159 reviews 159 reviews
15 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We came for the Saturday Cajun Music Jam Session being broadcast live on the radio, along with 10 of our friends. Arrived at 8:30 a.m. and was able to get the last table. Enjoyed the large Bloody Mary for $8 and received great service and greetings from the locals. Music was fantastic and is a "must do place" if you... More

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