Do you love Cajun food? We do too, and that's why we dedicate ourselves to finding the best places to enjoy Cajun cuisine in Baton Rouge. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Baton Rouge restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like Boutin's Cajun Restaurant, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Copeland's Cheesecake Bistro. We also point out good neighborhoods for Cajun restaurants in Baton Rouge - Baton Rouge, for instance. When the craving hits, we'll make sure you get your fix!

Set near LSU, this seafood restaurant plies students, visitors and residents alike with a bevy of fresh seafood dishes. Local waters deliver ingredients featured in seafood and chicken pasta, crawfish tails, stuffed crabs, grilled fish, crabmeat...  Read More

The Cabin Restaurant

Tradition runs strong at this fascinating restaurant, which occupies a former slave home from the Monroe Plantation. Today, it's been restored and is a fabulous place to partake of Cajun cuisine. A cypress roof and walls plastered with...  Read More

Louisiana Lagniappe

Thanks to Cajun flair, this restaurant offers an innovative twist on the standard seafood establishment. The chef-owner also operates a seafood distribution company, and just-caught ingredients are used unfailingly. The menu, for example,...  Read More

Baton Rouge
Jambalaya Shoppe

Mainly a lunch place, and especially favored for take-out, this local enterprise satisfies cravings for authentic Louisiana specialties. As the name indicates, jambalaya is tops, chunky and spicy with pork, chicken, and sausage. You can also try...  Read More

Don's Seafood and Steakhouse

Established in 1934, this Cajun-styled restaurant is family-owned and run, a labor of love that's become an area dining tradition. Terrific ingredients ensure that each dish is at its best, and with great steaks, fresh seafood, and an...  Read More

At this local enterprise, you'll find all sorts of tempting possibilities. The menu is broad, offering salads, sandwiches, pizzas, appetizers, and a selection of Cajun and home-style entrees. You'll also find seafood well represented. The...  Read More

Celebrated for its delicious local cuisine, Copeland's offers dishes influenced by both Cajun and Creole traditions. Regional publications have bestowed honors on the upscale yet accessible establishment, and folks often drop by when they crave...  Read More

Baton Rouge

For more than two decades, this seafood restaurant has taken care of Baton Rouge's seafood cravings. Fresh fish comes in daily, so you know that the quality is good, and a bit of Louisiana flair graces every dish. The broad menu, which offers...  Read More

Boutin's Cajun Restaurant

You'll get a feel for the character of southern Louisiana at this fun establishment. Cajun-style decor adorns the interior, and out back, a deck offers views of the bayou, along with the opportunity to feed fish and turtles that live there. The...  Read More

Baton Rouge

Family-owned and operated, this comfortable restaurant is a welcoming, neighborhood presence. The cuisine takes its cues from Louisiana, adding a dash of spice, a lot of seafood, and plenty of tradition. Fried or grilled seafood platters offer...  Read More

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