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Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant

9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
+1 225-767-9991
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant
1. Best food in town!
"It's like fine dining New Orleans style. The seafood is fresh."
CindyPop
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2. Excellent Wine List
"the most reasonably priced wines list in the city by the glass "
Richard L K
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3. Seafood Gumbo
"The seafood gumbo is so good as a starter."
Z180AMkarenc
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1 - 10 of 678 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On football weekends, I advise you to get to the restaurant by 6:00 to avoid a wait of 60 minutes or more. The food and service were great. I had the Fresh Fish en Papillate. It’s very rich but I highly recommend it. The Oysters...More

Thank Barry M
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Great food all of the time, with great atmosphere. Never disappointing. One of my favorite places to eat on very special occasions.

Thank Stephany S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time here. What a great experience. Came in at 8 pm. on a Thursday. No waiting. Warm welcome and reception. Great atmosphere. Excellent service from Carly and excellent food. Highly recommend.

Thank CobaltConnection
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at Louisiana Lagniappe several times. From the wait, to the service, to the food's preparation, each time was disappointing. The last time we went was for a friend's birthday because she chose it. [she had a gift certificate or she's in a...More

Thank BBordelon25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had some friends come in from out of state. Dropped into Louisiana Lagniappe at 5:30 shortly after the the doors opened. We had to wait 30 minutes

Thank sharonhymel2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this restaurant. Friendly waitstaff, great food. Fun restaurant for everything from a special occasion to a casual dinner. Never had a bad meal!

Thank kathyc1222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my favorite meal is the "fish in a bag." This is a red or black drum and cooked perfectly in a brown paper bag. I have never had a bad meal here, but you might have to wait for a table if you arrive after...More

Thank isabel l
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the special which was the Cocodrie. My daughter ordered the fried oysters. All I can say is the Cocodrie was pure heaven!! Cocodrie: Pan sauteed Black drum topped with fried soft shell crawfish and artichoke hearts served over garlic beurre blanc and topped...More

Thank Lena B
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Always great food. Large portions. Good service. Reasonable prices. We love coming here!next time you are in the area make sure to check it out!

Thank bantagirl27
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The oyster appetizer is devine! We always start with that and absolutely love them. Their baked fish in parchment paper is delicious as well. We love Louisiana Lagnaippe in Baton Rouge, LA and Orange Beach, AL As a matter of fact, we have not had...More

Thank randalleblanc
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higcomhom2nit
February 10, 2018|
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Response from R G | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask.
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jackarms58
October 27, 2017|
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Response from Ronald F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - it is black drum.
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Brenda P
October 25, 2017|
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Response from Pat B | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. Get there about 6 and enjoy a beverage in the bar while you wait. You will not be sorry you did!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$23 - $70
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-767-9991
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Description
Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant opened in Destin, Florida in 1984. After 14 years the owners sold the restaurant and returned to their home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. On January 1st 2003 Louisiana Lagniappe opened in its present location at 9990 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. In addition to the old-time favorites Seafood Gumbo and Corn and Crab Bisque we serve many different all house made gumbos, soups and bisques including, Roasted Red Pepper and Jumbo Lump Crab, Duck and Andouille Gumbo, Shrimp and Artichoke, Crab and Brie, Southwestern Seafood Bisque, Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic with Jumbo Lump Crab and Lobster Bisque to name a few. The Eggplant and Jumbo Lump Crab, Barbeque Shrimp, Marinated Blue Crab Claws and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes are a few of the original appetizers from our Destin days that are still favorites to this day. In addition, we offer many new appetizers including house made Boudin Balls, Chipotle Shrimp, Tuna Tataki, Crawfish Wontons, Jumbo Lump Crab and Shrimp Spring Rolls with Ponzu Dipping Sauce, Applewood Smoked Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Habanero Pomegranate Dipping Sauce, Fried Green Tomatoes with Creole Shrimp Velouté and Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Caribbean Dipping Sauce. Louisiana Lagniappe specializes in Fresh seafood and steaks. We serve fresh Louisiana crawfish dishes only when in season, never frozen or imported. We serve many of our longtime favorite entrées Fish en Papillote, Softshell Crab Pontchartrain, Fish Louisianne and Oysters Lagniappe as well as many new specials that are unique to the Baton Rouge location. Kurobuta Pork Chops with Chipotle Glaze, Seafood Lasagna, Joyce Farms Chicken Florentine, American Red Snapper Fish Tacos with chili lime slaw, roasted corn and cilantro pesto, Smoked Gouda Grits and Grillades of Beef Tenderloin. Our desserts include our house made Key Lime Pie, Crème Brulee, Pecan Pie, Traditional Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, Hot and Gooey Baked Cookie, Blueberry Bread Pudding with Navan Vanilla Cognac Sauce, Bananas Foster Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream, Chocolate Sin Cake and Apple Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream and Pecan Crumbles.
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