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Hawk's Restaurant

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416 Hawks Rd, Rayne, LA 70578-8836
+1 337-788-3266
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“boiled crawfish” (20 reviews)
“catfish” (55 reviews)
“bread pudding” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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416 Hawks Rd, Rayne, LA 70578-8836
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Manila, Arkansas
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

This is the “Disney World” of crawfish! Once you have them here you will never be the same. My husband and I have been known to eat there three nights in a row on some of our visits to the area!

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

If u are ever in south Louisiana and you are in the mood to try crawfish then this is your place. Just remember it is a seasonal places. Usually open from about January to May every year! Regular seasoning is perfect for those that don’t...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Used gps to find which made it pretty easy to locate.Got the 3 lb Crawfish and asked for the regular seasoning which was very mild.When they are this clean,I don't like too much seasoning to get in the way of the taste.The wife got a...More

Thank OverTheUnder
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Home of the best Louisiana purged, boiled, crawfish...a small, family owned and operated, local restaurant...yeah, it's off the beaten path, be sure to get a map and go find it...PS...save room for the bread pudding, it's incredible!!

Thank antiqueseeker37
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

The crawfish was amazing along with the bread pudding my by Jennifer Kay don’t miss out before they close on May26

Thank bigdog1960
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

That’s Hawk’s slogan, but it’s also true. We be never had better crawfish ever , and we call ourselves foodies. Trust us on this one, the drive out there is worth it, very finger licking bite. But don’t expect anything fancy ; Hawk’s is as...More

Thank Ecogourmande
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were driving through Louisiana and wanted to try some crawfish in the area. Guess what. ABSOLUTELY NO BETTER PLACE TO VISIT. Amazing atmosphere, outstanding food, and the best part of it ....it is in the middle of nowhere. It really is...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Drove over from Lafayette. 25 minutes. Restaurant is in remote country location north of Rayne. Big, clean, well seasoned crawfish. A bit loud when full, but which place that’s good like this isn’t? FYI- potatoes baked, not boiled. So what! They also provide gloves to...More

2  Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Well it's crawfish season this time of year & Hawk's does not open until they have nice crawfish. They recently opened for the season & they did not disappoint, nice size, clean & perfectly seasoned [ as always ] wait staff are friendly and get...More

Thank og41462
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had heard how large and delicious the crawfish were at Hawks so we had a date night. Boy. We were so disappointed. The crawfish were bland, the noise level in the restaurant was uncomfortable, the potatoes were not boiled with the...More

1  Thank diannafaulk
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mymeme
June 1, 2018|
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Response from og41462 | Reviewed this property |
HAWK'S is only open during crawfish season. They serve what we call pond crawfish and after May due to the depth of the ponds the sun makes shells very hard and can barely be peeled. So they are closed until season begins... More
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joepla03
March 21, 2018|
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Response from og41462 | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen any pets in there. I would call first.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Hawks Rd, Rayne, LA 70578-8836
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Rayne
  • Phone Number: +1 337-788-3266
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