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Address: 420 6th St, Mamou, LA 70554-3720
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7:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Sat 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Catch a little Cajun fever at Fred’s, where the Cajun joie de vivre is...

Catch a little Cajun fever at Fred’s, where the Cajun joie de vivre is evident and infectious.

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Great Cajun music so get up and dance

We just started going to Fred's Lounge about 4 or 5 years ago and it gets to be more fun every time we go. We go at least once or twice a year with a group of 6 or 8 and have a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2016
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Zwolle, Louisiana
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Zwolle, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We just started going to Fred's Lounge about 4 or 5 years ago and it gets to be more fun every time we go. We go at least once or twice a year with a group of 6 or 8 and have a blast. If you like good Cajun music, cold beer or a good mixed drink and friendly people... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I have heard of freds but I was a bit concerned it may not be too "family oriented" so I normally listen to the Saturday morning jam at Savoy's in Eunice. This time I tried Freds. It was everything you read in these reviews. The live music is good but it is crowded and difficult for this mobility impaired guy... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Get to Fred's early, around 8am or so to get a seat. Fred's is only open on Sat from around 9am to 1pm. Live Cajun Music that will get anyone up and dancing. This Fun Filled 4hrs or so are also on a Live Broascast on AM radio. They are celebrating their 70th birthday this year. Get to Fred's, get... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Fun, Fun, Fun... Great Bloody Marys... Fun Fun Fun! We go twice a year when in So LA. But get there early... it packs quickly!

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St. Louis MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We stopped in here as part of our bike ride through southern Louisiana - Cycle Zydeco. The organizers told us in advance, "You want to get an early start on Saturday morning so you can get to Fred's Lounge before it gets too crowded." I thought, what's the big deal about a bar. I'll tell you what the big deal... More 

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Houma, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We went to Fred's because of the history and it did not disappoint! The music was wonderful and the people so very friendly. It was a true Acadian experience!

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Surprise, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

We were there at 7:30 as per instructions...didn't open until 9. We went across the street to the Krazy Cajun Cafe and had breakfast. Went back to Fred's at 9 and really enjoyed the French Cajun music! Very crowded, but still room for dancing! An adventure at 9 am on a Saturday morning!

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Fort Worth, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

My wife and I arrived at 10 am on a Saturday morning. The bar was not as crowded as I expected it to be based on what I read before going. The band was very lively, as were the bar patrons. The crowd was a mix of local Cajuns and tourists. The beers were pretty reasonably priced while mixed drinks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

If you're in the area it's a MUST STOP Never thought I'd be at a bar that early in the morning but when in Rome.... Had a great time. Will be back

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

The music is here but not the same without the beloved Tante Sue passing the boudin and Hot Damn. Fred's has lost its heart and soul.

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