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crawfish king

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725 S Lane St, Seattle, WA 98104-3022
+1 206-623-3622
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Vancouver, Canada
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the kids - nice experience! Quite expensive - 200$ bill for 4 pounds of fish and four beer We had snow crab, spotted prawns, mussels and crawfish. Didn't like the lemon butter sauce. Mussels weren't great. The king sauce was the best - great on crab and crawfish! Be careful about selecting your spiciness- we did a... More 

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Thank Jacdoan
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered crawfish and crab with cajun sauce and house special sauce. I really enjoyed the spicy one as it gives a real kick if you love spicy taste. The other one is mild and equally tasty. I'd replace crawfish with shrimp next time. Crab is fresh and sweet. Service is great and the guy was not annoyed at all by... More 

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Thank Richdstuff
Seattle
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140 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2016

We have always gone to the Boiling Crab restaurants in California and Vegas and this place cannot even get close to it. They have a great variety of food in their menu. While the fried stuff and entrée complete with 2 sides are decently priced, their pricing for seafood such as shrimp 15.99 a lb, crab 47.99 a lb, etc... More 

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1 Thank DTravelDiva
TorreyLe, Owner at crawfish king, responded to this review

We are sorry you had a bad experience at Crawfish King. We believe our pricing our priced reasonable being in our location. As for our Dungeness Crab that is 47.99 ea and not lb. All our Dungeness crabs weigh between 1.8 to 2.10 lb a whole crab which are really 23.99 lb. We took your opinion by the horns and... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2015

I lived in New Orleans for 2 years and this place is absolute garbage. It is not authentic cajun food. While the servers were nice the food was absolutely atrocious. I ordered two pounds of crawfish and gumbo. The gumbo was way too salty and there definitely wasn't enough of it for $7. The crawfish was a joke. It looks... More 

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2 Thank Stallworth
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

Food was good and filling. Sever was excellent explained how everything worked on the menu. My only concern was the dirty bathrooms makes me wonder what the standards are in the kitchen. Food was good

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Thank Lindsey B
Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2014

On New Year's Eve (12/31/13) my friends and I went to Crawfish King. They had dined there before and were excited to bring me. We arrived at approximately 8:00 pm. The place was mostly empty (not a good sign). The first thing the waiter told us was that they had run out of Jambalaya & Gumbo (not a good sign).... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2013

We had lunch at the Crawfish King in Seattle. My wife and I love Cajun food and were excited to try the place. Parking can be a little challenging due to the location in town, as I didn’t see any parking lot for the restaurant. We did find a spot on the curb not too far away. The place had... More 

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Thank Raven479
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2013

Overcooked 2 lb whole lobster (chewy like wet cardboard) inedible and there was no offer to replace it . Price changed from 26.99 to 29.99/lb after serving and after complaining about poor quality. Crawfish the size of pinky finger. All shell...no meat.. Quality was of no concern to the staff. $90 for 2 people and no worthwhile meal to show... More 

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Spanaway, Washington
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

Fresh seasonal seafood, delicious crab, king crab, shrimp. Exceptional service. My fav is the crawfish! Excellent margaritas.

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Thank lauranet
Pacific Northwest
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194 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2012

We have been dying to try Cajun Crawfish and found ourselves at Crawfish King while on a recent visit to Seattle. Located in Chinatown. Got there right when they opened (we were one of only 3 tables served during our stay). There were only 2 servers working and service through our meal was attentive (they were friendly even when one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
Seafood, Fusion, Cajun & Creole, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 S Lane St, Seattle, WA 98104-3022
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-623-3622
Description
Seafood Boil done right. Choose from our array of different Seafood items that we offer choose any add-ons, toss with a sauce of your choosing and spice level and dig right in a messy eating right on your table.

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