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Prudhomme's Lost Cajun Kitchen

50 Lancaster Avenue Rt.462, Columbia, PA 17512
717.684.1706
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Ranked #10 of 40 Restaurants in Columbia
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Cherry St
Transit: One block from bus stop

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English first
NY, NY
Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Recently, my extended family of 6 met up in Columbia to try Prudhomme's. We ordered a bunch of different dishes and drinks and came away happy. The waitstaff is friendly, the decor/atmosphere is fun, and the food was....good enough. Seriously, what were you expecting? Some of the dishes were great, one or two were awful, but most were perfectly fine... More

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This was our second time at the restaurant, the selection in Columbia PA isn't very vast, we were out touring central PA on our motorcycle and I was hungry! Because the first time we visited the appetizers were good (but the main course wasn't) I figured I could get away with soup and a sandwich. First I ordered unsweetened regular... More

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Columbia, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This business is owned and run by a relative of the "N'Orlins" Prudhomme and cooks authentic bayou food. The building itself has interesting history which the owners will share with you. There is a fully stocked bar with a hoot of a bartender. The food is really good but and the portions are generous. It's nice for a couple, but... More

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MA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Out to dinner with 7 family members on a Saturday night. We had reserved a table for 7pm. Although we were seated right away, our drink order was not taken until 15 minutes later and we finally received our appetizers at 7:45. Good thing we could laugh, talk, and drink beer to pass the time. Food was delicious, but everyone... More

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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118 reviews 118 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is the first time I visited Prudhomme's for lunch. The room was empty, so service was quick. If you do go for lunch, bring a big appetite, or someone with whom to share. A bowel of delicious seafood gumbo, and a shrimp Po, boy, which comes with a pile of really good french fries, was enough for 2 people... More

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Long Island
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128 reviews 128 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

While visiting the York region, we drove to Columbia for some dinner. Didn't know much about Prudhomme's Kitchen except for the nice rating received on TA. The restaurant is in an old hotel that was a speakeasy in the old days. . The service was good and the food was OK, nothing really special. When we walked in, there HE... More

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Florida Keys, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Terrible! Did I say terrible? I got sick after eating here. The catfish was just horrible. I will never go back!

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Middletown
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64 reviews 64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This was the worst meal I had in over 30 years eating out, really. Special of the day,JAMBALAYA, with breaded fish on top. I Spread this whatever out across the plate, found 6 tiny pieces sausage, 3 over cooked celery, that's it. NO shrimp, chicken, nothing. Breaded fish was out of the freezer, asked for tarter sauce, did not help.... More

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I was really excited about their seafood gumbo but it was tasteless. I had to add salt and hot sauce to make it palatable. And I rarely use salt. The stuffed flounder was okay. My husband got their special which was fried fish, hush puppies over jumbolea. Which wasn't even a good combination. Service was just okay.

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Livingston
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The staff was very friendly and the magician that tours the tables on Tuesday night was very entertaining. It is a shame that most of the folks that live in Columbia, PA have no idea what real Cajun food tastes like because If this restaurant was in New Orleans, it wouldn’t last a month. The French Onion Soup had a... More

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