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Crawdaddy's West Side Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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53 W Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-2573
+1 931-526-4660
11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Sun 10:30 am - 3:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Cookeville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Eat here at least 3-4 times per month. Best all around restaurant in cookeville. Good selection and menu. Very consistent. Parking and crowds can be a problem. Good bar.

Thank rthurmanatty
Johnson City, Tennessee
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134 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived around 11:30 ...I would suggest you do the same as the place was packed with many others waiting in line as we left around 12:30. You will have the choice of dining downstairs, outside or upstairs. We decided to sit upstairs by the bar...nice atmosphere with several TVs so you can keep up with scores... The beer was fresh... More 

Thank John P
Cookeville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good - nice atmosphere, service was great what more could you ask for? Varied menu with something for everyone. We will be back!

Thank Alesia J
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in the Cookeville area, this is a must eat at restraint! Amazing food and atmosphere. This is a local place to go. Enjoy some great Cajun food!

Thank Nathanael R
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Party of four ate there last night. All the food tasted very good and the service was good but two of the meals along with both bowls of chowder were either tepid or cold. The oysters on my poboy were cold, not even room temperature. Both chowders and my wife's grilled shrimp and mashed potatoes were room temperature.

Thank JeffersonianBlues
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had mango mahi mahi and my husband had crab cake Benedict. Both were amazing! Highly recommend Sunday brunch.

Thank Chrystal M
Cookeville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a local, and I've never had a bad meal at Crawdaddy's. It's a little expensive for dinner, but once you eat the food you won't regret paying the price. Lunch prices aren't bad either. For your main course, I'd recommend pretty much anything on the menu, and if you're still up for dessert afterward go for the creme brûlée.... More 

1 Thank jtcarr96
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while traveling through the area. We stopped on a Thursday about 11:20 am and we're the 1st one's there. I had the Louisiana hot garlic shrimp with grilled asparagus and red potatoes, my husband ordered the crab cakes with cajun rice and a side salad. Both of our meals were good, but I would have... More 

Thank SIndiana
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have eaten there several times. They have something for everyone....inside dining if it's hot, cold, or raining....outside seating for fresh air and ambiance.......and a bar upstairs with outside balcony seating for your social enjoyment. Food is always top notch. I never hesitate when my wife suggests going there. In a nice part of downtown across the... More 

Thank JAPwood
Crossville, Tennessee
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527 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 575 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch today at Crawdaddy's West Side Grill. We each started a draft chocolate stout, which our waitress Eleanor highly recommended. We ordered the Blackened Catfish with Jambalaya $7.99 and the Shrimp & Grits $7.99. They changed the shrimp & grits from a greasy tomato based sauce to a lighter lemon sauce. Both of us preferred the new lemon sauce.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 W Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-2573
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-4660

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?