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“An authentic Cajun meal in Leesburg” 4 of 5 stars
Review of The Cajun Experience

The Cajun Experience
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Ranked #32 of 210 Restaurants in Leesburg
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: www.cajunexperience.biz
Vienna, Virginia, United States
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“An authentic Cajun meal in Leesburg”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Great place for good Cajun food in an old house in old town Leesburg. My friend, from Baton Rouge, aid it is her new favorite restaurant in the DMV area. Enjoy! And dont forget the beignets!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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English first
Bluemont, Virginia, United States
1 review
“BBQ Shrimp Ma Cherie, s'il vous plait!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The Cajun Experience is a regular for me and my husband. We've tried almost everything on the menu, respectively. Our favorites include the BBQ Shrimp Ma Cherie appetizer (Oh my word... I could order this by the bucket full...), the fried oysters (GULF oysters!! yay! ..although I could use a double order), fried catfish, Crawfish Po-Boy, the Etoufee is divine, and the Crawfish Mac-n-Cheese balls are staples. Not to mention they solely carry Abita beers; and Sundays their bottomless Mimosas are welcomed. The owner is very engaged and committed to each customer having a great "Cajun Experience." Can't wait for the crawfish boil!!!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank FLSmith1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great concept but food not up to par”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Tried it three times, once when they first opened and twice later. I love Cajun food, but thus doesn't cut it. Good prices, good atmosphere, good beer, but blah food.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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Thank lossnoops
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Brandy Station, Virginia
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Cajun food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

I had catfish and the Mrs had shrimp maque choux. Both were just delicious and reasonably priced. Who would guess that Leesburg would have such good authentic Cajun food.

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Thank Tmangator
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Point of Rocks, MD
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68 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“A nice surprise on our walk.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

We were out shopping and found this nice restaurant. We enjoyed the Cajun Mix (Jumbalaya and étouffée) with a cup of wonderful seafood gumbo. The beignets were great. Next time we will try eating outside in the back for more atmosphere.

    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank hawaiidoc
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