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1801 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-3719
(337) 233-8120
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Garbage Food

Better food at McDonald's, Hardees or Burger King and would not feed the crap served here to a rat so with that said I do highly recommend staying out of this restaurant want to be and the hotel.

1 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2014
TOMMY F
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Better food at McDonald's, Hardees or Burger King and would not feed the crap served here to a rat so with that said I do highly recommend staying out of this restaurant want to be and the hotel.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The food was bland and dull. I went for the crawfish poboy and found it dry and somewhat rubbery. My better half had the seafood gumbo which, for the price, disappointed.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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211 reviews 211 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

My husband and I were strolling around and pass by this restaurant,it in the afternoon and felt like having some dessert and coffee,so we went in they a small table available and we had dessert and coffee and that was very good. We enjoy seating there for awhile the atmosphere was nice. The place was packed we were lucky To... More 

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Louisiana
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72 reviews 72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

Ate here for breakfast one Sunday Morning and was very disappointed with the food. The servers were very nice and helpful but the food on the buffett tasted old and cold. I cant complain too much though, it was free....:-)

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

The food is just fabulous. Very tasteful Cajun Food. This restaurant is in the Crowne Plaza Hotel. They offer room service as well

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Shreveport, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Quality food and staff. Awesome. I really liked the selections on the menu and the staff was very friendly and quick.

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Everything here is excellent. Some of the best Cajun food

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Barrhead, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

It was buffet or sit down style the choice was plesent; the fresh flowers and decor where very nice!

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Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

This restaurant is located @ the Crowne Plaza hotel. I dined on a Thursday evening, after 9pm, & was the only diner- there were a few at the bar. I can't believe the place was empty! Food was excellent! Prices were reasonable. I got the crawfish half & half. The étouffée was awesome, & fried was hand battered in cornmeal,... More 

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Henderson, Louisiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The food was *so* good. I got the shrimp and tasso pasta, my friend had the gumbo, and we split the catfish bites. We sent our plates back clean... it was all VERY good. Shaniel was our bartender and she made for excellent converstaion and sensational drinks. I asked her to make me something "grey goose and awesome" and she... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1801 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-3719
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: (337) 233-8120

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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