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Lafayette (Louisiana) Restaurants

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Updated on 10/5/2023

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  • TS TashaS 1 review 5.0 Dined 2 days ago Best steak and crab cakes I've had. Service is always outstanding. This is a go to date night spot for us. More info Charley G's Seafood Grill $$ $$ Price: Moderate • American • Lafayette • 4.9
  • KT KayT Washington, D.C. Area • 32 reviews 5.0 Dined 4 days ago WOW. Our new fave. This was 2nd time to eat here and both were great. The roasted salmon was perfectly cooked and moist, topped w melted leeks, on a bed if onion risotto w mushrooms. A very generous portion. My husband had butternut squash soup and carpaccio and then finished my salmon. Wine selection was small but nice. Flouless chocolate tart was a nice finish. The menu has a good variety of starter, entree and side optionsthat were appealing Well look forwardto trying o Those next time, We opted for the patio and enjoyed the atmosphere. Friendly, helpful and attentive staff. Casual but also elevated enough for date night. More info Park Bistro $$$ $ Price: Expensive • American • Lafayette • 4.9
  • RT RosalinT New Orleans / Louisiana • 3 reviews 5.0 Dined on Oct 23, 2023 Food was delicious. Waiter Zach was knowledgeable and very helpful. Entire staff was at our disposal. Will return for great Italian meal. More info Marcello's of Lafayette $$ $$ Price: Moderate • Italian • Lafayette • 4.8
  • JG JudeG 1 review 5.0 Dined on Oct 14, 2023 Food and service was amazing!! Will definitely be back More info Social Southern Table and Bar $$ $$ Price: Moderate • Southern • Lafayette • 4.8
  • OT OpenTable Diner Baton Rouge / Lafayette • 2 reviews 5.0 Dined on Jan 2, 2023 New year with bestie More info Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette $$$$ Price: Very Expensive • Steakhouse • Lafayette • 4.8

Discover Lafayette

When French-Canadian settlers moved to Lafayette, Louisiana, in the 18th century, they brought their favorite recipes with them. Today, many chefs who have grown up in the heart of Cajun country are putting modern twists on these time-honored recipes that Rand McNally has named the Best Food City in the USA, Southern Living Magazine has named the Tastiest Town in the South and USA Today named the Best of the Road Rally. Po’ boy sandwiches consisting of fried seafood or meat served on a baguette are a popular lunchtime favorite. Festivals Acadiens et Créoles celebrates this city's fascination with crawfish, although shucking crawfish is not saved just for special occasions. Many restaurants serve their own version of boudin made with pork rice dressing along with their own secret blend of Cajun seasonings.

Frequently asked questions

What healthy restaurants are there in lafayette (louisiana).

Healthy restaurants located in Lafayette (Louisiana) include Social Southern Table and Bar , Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette and Charley G's Seafood Grill

Which restaurants have gluten-free options in Lafayette (Louisiana)?

Restaurants with gluten-free options in Lafayette (Louisiana) are Social Southern Table and Bar , Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette and Park Bistro

Which restaurants in Lafayette (Louisiana) offer bottomless brunch?

Bottomless brunch in Lafayette (Louisiana) is available at Cafe Josephine , Park Bistro and Ruffino’s on the River

What is the most romantic restaurant in Lafayette (Louisiana)?

The most romantic restaurant in Lafayette (Louisiana) is Ruffino’s on the River

Which restaurants in Lafayette (Louisiana) have the best view?

Restaurants in Lafayette (Louisiana) with a great view include Ruffino’s on the River , Cafe Josephine and Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette

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