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Crawdaddy's Kitchen

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9370 Mansfield Rd, Shreveport, LA 71118-3181
+1 318-688-7532
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a casual eatery that is fun for families with children as well as adults. The food was good--not great. But everyone in my party enjoyed it. The waitstaff was great!

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

It sounds like the whole family had a great time when y'all visited us for a meal -- that's awesome news, and we're glad our staff made you feel right at home, too! We hope next time you visit, we'll really be able to blow you away with our dishes -- let us know if you'd like any recommendations from... More 

Shreveport, Louisiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a good time at the restaurant we enjoy a good meal friendly staff I well come again soon I really enjoying

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

So glad to hear how much you enjoyed visiting us for a meal. Next time you're in Shreveport, stop in and see us again -- it was great meeting you! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

Shreveport, LA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had the boiled shrimp platter. Highly recommended from by a person who typically doesnt order shrimp.

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Thank elmuerto133
CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

Wow -- we're honored to hear our boiled shrimp were such a big hit! If we could convert you to a shrimp fan, then we definitely did our job. Whatever you're craving next time around, we'll be more than happy to serve. Can't wait to see you again soon! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

Beijing, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So highly rated, my family had high hopes for a last taste of Louisiana before returning to Texas (but born and bred between New Orleans and Avery Island). What a disappointment, food-wise. Thank goodness our waitress was wonderful in warning us of certain pitfalls, such as the "oysters on a half shell" come from a jar, not shucked in-house (a... More 

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on being the real deal, Skipper, and we're sorry that didn't shine through for you more when you stopped in for dinner. We can understand you having high standards, especially coming from South Louisiana -- Lafayette, Baton Rouge, New Orleans, and the surrounding areas have some of the best food you'll find in the world, and that's... More 

Garland, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Saying you have oysters on the half shell, but you don't shuck them yourselves... they actually come in a jar, means you don't have oysters on the half shell. Why bother putting it on the menu? The etouffee would be considered decent in Dallas. In New Orleans, serving overcooked crawfish will get you closed. Serve it on unseasoned, mushy rice... More 

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on being on par with the best of the best in Lafayette and New Orleans, Betsy, and we really hope that shines through more if you ever decide to give us another chance in the future. Everything here is made fresh to order, and if you were disappointed at all with any of the dishes you tried,... More 

Ventura, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm from Los Angeles, so when any of my friends from California come with me to Louisiana, I always bring them here. It's super southern, deep fried everything! The hush puppies are my favorite, the portions are quite large, and the people watching here is like none other! Great service, just over all fun and down to earth! Go very... More 

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

Honored to be your go-to place when you're visiting Louisiana -- you really can't go wrong with a meal from our place, can you? Stop in for more hush puppies again soon, okay? And keep the good times rollin' in the meantime! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Based on reviews, we tried this for the first time last night. Excellent decision. Began the meal with the Crawfish bread. So good. Small loaf with enough for 2 slices each. Cole slaw and pickled tomatoes came out next...followed shortly by our entree. I had the grilled tilapia and jambalaya. It was good but probably won't order it again. The... More 

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Thank memlane25
CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

So glad to hear how much y'all enjoyed everything you tried! You definitely can't go wrong with our crawfish bread or our fried shrimp, can you? Next time you're in the area again, we'd love to welcome you back for another meal. Keep the good times rollin' till then! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

Shreveport, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Crayfish always perfect! Oysters ate fried to perfection. There's something on the menu for everyone to choose.

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Thank mshafer1957
CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

You can't ever go wrong with crawfish and oysters, can you? Next time you have a craving for a seafood meal, we'll have your fix. Keep the good times rollin' till then! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

Denton, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stop here every time we pass through Shreveport. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. We get the fried green tomatoes as an appetizer, then we eat the shrimp po boy and jambalaya. My fil got crawfish étouffée, which was so good, and my mil got a shrimp plate that was also very yummy. We also LOVE their hush... More 

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Thank ikaristar
CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

It sounds like y'all love just about everything on the menu -- that's awesome, and we're honored to hear we're your go-to place when you're in Shreveport. Next time you're passing through, you know where to find us! Keep the good times rollin' till then. Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

Dallas Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After enjoying the crawfish and shrimp among other items for a year, I opted for some gator. What a great move! I got the spicy version and with a mixed hot dip it became an instant favorite. Yesterday I returned to follow up and make sure it was no flash in the pan--it wasn't! Delicious again! THis place is the... More 

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CRAWDADDYS, Owner at Crawdaddy's Kitchen, responded to this review

So glad you decided to change it up and try the gator this time around! No matter what you're craving when you're here again, we'll have your fix. It means so much to us to know we're your favorite in the state -- thank you so much for your kind words! Cheers, Louis and Ollie, Owners More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9370 Mansfield Rd, Shreveport, LA 71118-3181
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
  • Phone Number: +1 318-688-7532
Description
Crawdaddy's Kitchen is a Cajun restaurant bringing the relaxed "laissez les bons temps rouler" attitude to Shreveport. Let the good times roll!

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