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Mudbugs Cajun Cafe

20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032
317.843.8380
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Ranked #3 of 205 Restaurants in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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354 reviews 354 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We just ate lunch here for Gator Day and the food, atmosphere, beer, etc were perfect! My husband ordered the Gator pick three- gator chili, gator poboy and gator casserole-delicious!! We love this place and wi be back!

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We really enjoy the service, location and of corse, the FOOD. They have a large selection and a great atmosphere.

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Fishers, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

It's the best around. Even better than Yat's and that is saying something! Red beans and rice is truly authentic, reminds me of Bourbon Street. I can't wait to try the Po boys!

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Carmel, Indiana
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74 reviews 74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I've been to Mudbugs several times, but because I don't like seafood I always stick with the regular meat dishes. (No mudbugs for me, thanks!) The red beans and rice dish is outstanding and very hearty, with large slices of sausage in it. It's also served with a long, thin slice of garlic-buttered, toasted baguette, which is perfect for dipping.... More

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Mount Vernon, Ohio
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We are originally from Louisiana so to be able to get authentic Cajun food is so nice. Roy owns the restaurant and he is originally from Louisiana so he knows how to cook Cajun. I love their Shrimp Po-Boys, Crawfish Casserole, Hush puppies, gumbo, jambalaya, catfish dinners! Beignets are great too! Love the service and atmosphere!

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LaPorte, Indiana, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Had the shrimp etouffe, shrimp po' boy and beignets for dessert. Everything was delicious. Atmosphere was upbeat and fun.

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perris
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Not impressed. We had the pick three jambalaya to dry dirty rice to wet the shrimp ettofee was okay. But had a good root beer.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We went to experience our first crawfish boil and it did not disappoint. The staff was very attentive and the there was plenty of food. For being in central Indiana, the crawfish were excellent and seasoned perfectly. The staff made you feel very welcomed. We will definitely do it again.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I've been looking for other Cajun restaurants to eat since moving to Indy in 2009. Being from New Orleans, this restaurant passes my test. Not to mention they also, occasionally have seafood boils! YAY!

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Westfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Being from South Louisiana I am always interested to see what the "Cajun" restaurants have to offer in other area. I was surprised to find that the food at Mudbugs Cajun Café was true Cajun food. I was amazed that they are able to replicate the tastes and textures in a commercial setting. Excellent!

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Additional Information about Mudbugs Cajun Cafe

Address: 20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032
Phone Number: 317.843.8380
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Cajun & Creole

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