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Blue Dog Cafe

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1211 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503-2604
+1 337-237-0005
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1211 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503-2604
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Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Loved my time here. Had crawfish, oysters and amazing cheesecake. Nice service and overall great place to eat. Highly recommended.

Thank Nichole W
Reviewed April 27, 2016

I take my employees and clients to the Blue Dog Cafe to share an experience that they will likely embrace and return to share with their family, friends and colleagues. The food is special, rich in Cajun goodness and easy on the pocketbook. The "treasures...More

Thank rwhitesafe
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I went to the Blue Dog Café on a Tuesday evening around 7:30 and the place was pretty full. I was seated at a table in a back room, where my waitress appeared quickly and I was already to order as I’d checked out the...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Every review we read said not to miss the crawfish enchiladas. Not sure what all the fuss is about because we ordered just that. Mediocre at best. You get one small overcooked enchilada. The top was dry and crisped and it was swimming in a...More

Thank Lizzie C
Reviewed April 26, 2016

The shrimp platter was divine! My companions all raved about their food as well. The service was wonderful. But the highlight for me is the Rodrigue paintings and prints that nearly wallpaper the rooms. Lots of Blue Dogs, of course, but also the dark Cajun...More

Thank jeanne k
Reviewed April 26, 2016

My wife's family gathered Saturday afternoon to celebrate my father-in-law's ninetieth birthday in the outdoor patio. 3 generations were there along with spouses and grandchildren. The weather was perfect on this late April evening and the service by Jackie as she tended to our needs...More

Thank Pete D
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This is such a fantastic restaurant for U day brunch. Not only is the selection a combination of classic breakfast spreads, it has a nice mix of Cajun food as well. The mimosas are bottomless and the omelette station does not disappoint. I would reccomend...More

Thank jessica m
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful diner at Blue Dogs. The staff was super friendly and we were seated very quick.

Thank Terry H
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Truly, if we hadn't been put in the worst seat in the palce I would have givien this 5 stars. We were there on Easter Sunday and had a 10:30 reservation (the only time they take reservations). I made the reservation at least 2 months...More

Thank ncsbray
Reviewed April 25, 2016

we had a big crowd. everyone enjoyed everything they ordered. All seafood and non-seafood items were equally good.

Thank Mandy D
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Response from raddog | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anything like that....
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Response from Bud C | Reviewed this property |
We ate lunch the menu looked American and Cajun good selection I'm sure you will enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, 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
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503-2604
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-237-0005
Traditional & fusion Cajun cuisine, as well as seafood, steaks, bisque & salads. All food is prepped from scratch.
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