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Don's Seafood

2405 W Cabela Pkwy, Gonzales, LA 70737
+1 225-644-4888
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Ranked #4 of 73 restaurants in Gonzales
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

We had a party of 18 and they were very accommodating. The waitress was awesome. The food was incredible. I highly recommend this place.

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Longview, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

On business in Gonzales, we had two places we wanted to try for dinner. The first night we chose Don's Seafood. It was a great choice. I ordered the Shrimp dinner and it was fantastic. The waiter was attentive and the response to every question or request was no problem. All the waiters responded that way. I had more than... More

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Monroe, Louisiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My wife and I dropped by on a Sunday afternoon. Even at 1:30 p.m. the place was crowded, and I expect it will stay that way due to its location and the fact that Don's is known via its multiple locations throughout Louisiana. I had the fried catfish strips and red beans and rice, and shared an oyster appetizer with... More

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DonsS7, Manager at Don's Seafood, responded to this review

Mr. Smith, We sincerely apologize that you did not enjoy your service while dining with us. Since 1934, Don’s Seafood has been dedicated to offering the best dining experience and fine Cajun food. It is very important to us that every visit to Don's is wonderful. We would appreciate having an opportunity to speak with you personally about your visit.... More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Ordered Dons seafood platter after seeing a picture on the menu and having the waiter reiterate we were ordering the seafood platter. I understand menu pics aren't always exactly the same but when the items listed (catfish, stuffed shrimp, fried shrimp, oysters, stuffed crab and ettouffee) except the ettouffee is served with half or less than what's pictured its ridiculous.... More

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DonsS7, Manager at Don's Seafood, responded to this review

Dear happyhappy2001, We sincerely apologize that your meal was not served as shown on the menu and that you did not enjoy your meal when dining with us. Since 1934, Don’s Seafood has been dedicated to offering the best dining experience and fine Cajun food. It is very important to us that every visit to Don's is wonderful. We would... More

St. Thomas
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113 reviews 113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

They have a fun atmosphere and warm friendly staff. The food is amazing and I don't think you can go wrong with anything they serve.

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McKinney, Texas
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51 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Don't let the name fool you. Don's is authentic Louisiana seafood and Cajun cuisine. We went there for lunch. Two of us had gumbo, outstanding flavor. Two had the blackened flounder and reported it to be some of the best they had ever eaten. I had the fried shrimp and they were very flavorful.

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Good Louisiana Seafood. My husband had the Grilled marinated Chicken Breast and added Crab Cream Sauce. And I had a cup of Gumbo and Red Beans and Fish combo. We sampled each other's plate, and I must say everything I tried was excellent. The chicken was moist and the fish had a light coating and fried crisp. I can't wait... More

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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114 reviews 114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant menu and food quality is very varied and tasty. Service is very good, as well. There is ample parking in the lot. It does get busy at lunch, and there can be a wait, but it seems to move efficiently. Staff is very considerate and helpful. Definitely try this place.

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Kenner, Louisiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stopped at a last minute decision, and, was assured they could serve, successfully, a gluten-free customer, and, even had a Gluten-free menu. However, our waiter was new to the industry, and, uncertain, regarding what was Gluten-free. The meal was served, with even our waiter questioning the validity of it's Gluten-free. To his credit, our waiter got the manager, Haley Robert... More

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Lake Arthur, Louisiana
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The food was great and the service was great! The atmosphere was great was friendly and pleasant! Open late!

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