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Cajun Claws

1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
337-893-9437
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Ranked #6 of 44 Restaurants in Abbeville
Cuisines: Seafood
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Description: This is the definitive place to eat boiled crawfish. It's the best in the entire world. You need to get it onto TripAdvisor
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Metairie, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

As good as Hawks, and less of a schlep. A tad expensive, but worth every penny. Get there by 4 to put your name in, or you wont be seated till late

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Abbeville, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Cajun Claws is a small town delight! A true Cajun experience. Mr Donnie Choate, born and raised in Abbeville, gives a wonderful dining experience. At Cajun Claws your platter consists of hand picked prime crawfish. Add corn, and potatoes and your meal is complete? Seasoned to perfection, the true Cajun cuisine. Also a town with some of the friendliest people... More

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Abbeville, LA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

I taste SUGAR in their fried shrimp. I prefer a salty taste. I also thought the crawfish was good just not as flavorful as I prefer. It all depends on your tastes.

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Madison, South Dakota
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300 reviews 300 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

We were in Abbeville for Thanksgiving when we heard that Cajun Claws had just opened for the season. Went there on Friday night; the wait wasn't too bad and it was worth it. The spicy crawfish were large and tasty. Service isn't fast, but you aren't buying fast food. Our server was friendly and we felt welcome even though we... More

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Abbeville, Louisiana, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

very slow service and crawfish not as large as they advertise rude waittress, it was not what i consider select crawfish i live in abbeville and know what real select crawfish are

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Lafayette, LA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

We live in Lafayette which is about 20 miles from Abbeville. During crawfish season we dine at Cajun Claws as often as we can. The boiled crawfish are second to none. Perfectly cooked, perfectly seasoned, all very large (select) and clean. They are priced accordingly (not a budget meal). The restaurant also has other delicious selections on the menu; however,... More

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Pahrump, Nevada
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264 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We are snowbirds that travel from Oregon in summer to Florida in the winter. There are a few restaurants we will drive hours out of our way to eat at. one is Bob Gibson's BB in Decater, Alabama and another is Cajun Claws in Abbeville, Louisiana. It is a rare find that is only open on Fridays when we are... More

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Address: 1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
Phone Number: 337-893-9437
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Abbeville
Cuisine: Seafood

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