We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cajun Claws

1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
337-893-9437
Website
Update restaurant details
Ranked #15 of 43 restaurants in Abbeville
Cuisines: Seafood
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
Restaurant details
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
Write a Review

5 reviews from our community

60% Recommend
    3
    0
    1
    0
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Abbeville, LA
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Madison, South Dakota
Top Contributor
257 reviews 257 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
204 helpful votes 204 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Abbeville, Louisiana, United States
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lafayette, LA
Senior Contributor
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pahrump, Nevada
Top Contributor
204 reviews 204 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Also consider these other restaurants near Cajun Claws

No photo provided
100% recommend
"Good donuts and pastries"
0.5 miles from Cajun Claws


100% recommend
"Crawfish to go"
0.8 miles from Cajun Claws

Been to Cajun Claws? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Cajun Claws, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing