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The Lost Cajun

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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GUMBOS & CAJUN CLASSICS
Served with hot garlic French bread and rice. Order a large 8oz cup or a generously portioned 12oz bowl. Add 2 scoops of slaw or potato salad to any gumbo or classic for $1.49
Cup $6.79
Bowl $8.79
Seafood Gumbo
A great blend of Gulf shrimp and crab meat, in a rich dark roux
Cup $5.79
Bowl $7.79
Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
Our spiciest, made with chicken and special Louisiana spicy sausage in a rich dark roux. This gumbo has a real Cajun kick!
Cup $5.49
Bowl $7.49
Chicken Gumbo
Our mildest made with boneless chicken & chicken stock in a rich dark roux
Cup $5.29
Bowl $7.29
Vegetarian Gumbo
Created just for you with big chunks of okra & tomato in a rich dark roux
Cup $5.69
Bowl $7.69
Red Beans and Rice
Creamy Louisiana red beans with spicy sausage
Cup $7.69
Bowl $9.69
Crawfish Etouffee
Smothered down crawfish tails in a thick roux
Cup $6.79
Bowl $8.79
Jambalaya
Specially seasoned brown rice with chicken and spicy Cajun sausage, slow cooked to perfection served with French bread
Cup $8.69
Bowl $10.69
Lobster Bisque
Rich and creamy, made with special Louisiana seafood and spices, served with French bread
NEW ORLEANS PO BOYS
8" served on warm garlic French bread. Add seasoned fries, potato salad or coleslaw to any Po-Boy for $1.49. Dress it up? Add lettuce & tomato to your Po-Boy for free
$9.59
Fried Catfish
with tartar sauce
$10.99
Fried Shrimp
with tartar sauce
$11.49
Fried Oyster
with tartar sauce
$9.89
Blackened Catfish
with tartar sauce
$9.49
Roast Beef & Gravy
with mayo
$8.99
Spicy Cajun Sausage
w/ coleslaw & mustard
$9.49
Fried Chicken
with mayo
LAGNIAPPE (LAN YAP)
A Little Something Extra
$5.59
Three Strips Catfish
$4.99
Four Fried Shrimp
$5.99
Four Fried Oysters
$4.29
Fried Okra Basket
$2.99
Seasoned Fries Basket
$5.59
Spicy Cajun or Andouille Sausage
with mustard
$3.29
Hush Puppies (8)
$1.99
French Bread Basket
$2.59
Potato Salad or Coleslaw (6 oz)
$6.49
Boudin Balls
PIROGUE SALAD
$4.99
With Fried Chicken $6.99
With Fried Or Blackened Shrimp $8.99
Pirogue Salad
LOUISIANA FAVORITES
$12.99
Cat-touffee
3 strips of southern fried catfish glazed with crawfish etouffee over a bed of rice. Served with garlic French bread
3 Catfish $8.99
5 Catfish $11.99
Fried Catfish Plate
Strips of lightly battered Southern fried catfish. Served with seasoned fries, coleslaw and garlic French bread
6 Shrimp $10.99
10 Shrimp $14.99
Fried Shrimp Plate
Large tail-on shrimp, golden fried. Served with seasoned fries, coleslaw and garlic French bread
6 Oysters $11.49
10 Oysters $15.49
Oyster Plate
Crispy fried oysters. Served with seasoned fries, coleslaw and garlic French bread
3 Shrimp, 3 Catfish, 3 Oysters $16.79
5 Shrimp, 5 Catfish, 5 Oysters $19.79
Seafood Platter
Large tail-on shrimp, strips of fried catfish and crispy oysters. Served with seasoned fries, garlic French bread and coleslaw
1 Catfish Filet $9.99
2 Catfish Filets $12.99
Blackened Catfish
Tender sweet-water catfish fillets dredged in Cajun seasonings and seared to order. Served over a bed of rice with baton cut vegetables
$14.99
Voodoo Pasta
Andoullie sausage, large shrimp, and diced red, yellow and orange bell peppers in a white wine tomato cream sauce over fettuccine. Served with garlic French bread
$9.99
With Fried Chicken $12.99
With Shrimp $14.99
Cajun Alfredo
Penne pasta in a creamy Cajun style alfredo. Served with garlic French bread
$14.99
Cajun Stir Fry Shrimp
10 large tail-on shrimp sauteed in olive oil, lemon, butter, garlic with Cajun spices and baton cut vegetables Served over rice with garlic French bread
BEIGNETS (BEN YAY)
A Fried Pastry Treat. It is believed by Louisiana historians that beignets were first introduced to New Orleans in 1727 by the Ursuline Nuns of France. These fried pastries are served topped with plenty of powdered sugar
$5.0
3 Traditional
$5.0
Beignet Bites
$2.0
Single Traditional
FAMILY SIZES TO GO
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $21.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $39.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $74.99
Seafood Gumbo
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $19.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $34.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $64.99
Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $17.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $31.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $59.99
Chicken Gumbo
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $15.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $29.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $54.99
Vegetarian Gumbo
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $20.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $37.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $72.99
Jambalaya
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $17.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $31.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $59.99
Red Beans and Rice
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $23.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $44.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $84.99
Crawfish Etouffee
Served with Rice, choice of Potato Salad or Coleslaw & French Bread
Quart (Feeds 2-4) $23.99
1/2gal. (Feeds 6-10) $44.99
Gallon (Feeds 10-15) $84.99
Lobster Bisque
Served with French Bread
FOR DA KIDS
All Kids meals include beverage (fountain beverage, iced tea or milk)
$5.99
Catfish & Fries
$5.99
Chicken Nuggets & Fries
$5.99
Shrimp & Fries
About
The Lost Cajun Serves Authentic Cajun Food & Beignets in a Family Friendly Environment. We encourage you to bring your kids and pass a good time.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is AWESOME! Stephanie is the best waitress around! We come here at least once a week for all the best gumbo outside of NOLA!~

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MargieAlexander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lunch with 4 friends and had a delicious meal. Several had catfish and other gumbo everything was great. We had excellent service and the prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live two and a half hours away but we've eaten there several times over the last 3 years. Great food and great service!!!! Thank you Stephanie for great service & thank you Lost Cajun for great food!!!! Lord Jesus willing, we will be back!!!!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few weeks ago was my 60th birthday and I wanted to go out to somewhere different for dinner to celebrate. This restaurant had excellent reviews and the menu sounded great to me. I wondered why in the reviews the staff were referred to by...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dexter590
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to go for jambalaya, gumbo, lobster bisque as well as poboys and other good things. They bring you a sampler tray to taste all the different soups and gumbo. We visit here frequently and the kids love it as much as we do!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Food is amazing ! I wanna try it all, Jenifer our server is the greatest , super fun and great service

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stephan M
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing. They even offer a free sample platter so you know what to choose. Stephanie was my server, fast, friendly, and even gave me a tea to go. Amazing and authentic cajun food with a great staff to boot!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Nikki J
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful little place to eat. Great service. It was so good we ordered food to take home. Rob the owner stopped and talked to us at the table. Love talking to small business owners as one myself. Worth the stop. We will be driving an...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank angelabZ6532PW
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

One of the better places to eat in Hendersonville. I eat lunch here about once a week and usually get the catfish, which I highly recommend. Fun and friendly staff, ask for Jennifer.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Donald O
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

I am from California, San Diego and was visiting a friend who lives in Hendersonville for thanksgiving weekend. I told her I wanted to try something local . She mentioned this place and I have never tried catfish before. I don’t believe San Diego has...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tasitoilolo
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No, you do not. Call ahead to make sure they are not really crowded though.
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