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Mudbugs Cajun Cafe

20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
+1 317-843-8380
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beignets” (35 reviews)
“jambalaya” (27 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole
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20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Everything here is REALLY tasty. You cannot go wrong with anything here. I've tried almost the entire menu--and it's all great!More

Thank Go_IU_13
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Glad to hear you love our tasty food as Cajun flavor is what our food is all about. Hope you've had a chance to try our Crawfish Etouffee' and our Crawfish & Andouille Linguine which we have been serving every couple of weeks this summer....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Cajun food. Love the jambalaya with beans and rice. Small room with limited seating. Order from the counter. Not a big selection, but all is goodMore

Thank Cliff T
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Cliff, Thanks for coming to Mudbugs and we're glad you liked the flavor of the red beans and jambalaya. FYI we do free sample plates of all entree's if you're interested in trying before buying. Thanks for spreading the word we really appreciate it....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Small restaurant. Order at the counter. Fast food. Not a very large selection. I wish they had selections for those of us that don't care for Cajun food.More

Thank MrMrsL63
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear about that, but as with most customers who claim to not like Cajun food we offer " free sample plates " so you can try our delicious home cooked food. Even customers who claim to not like spicy dishes / Cajun food...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family loves the cajun dishes and hands down, best beignets in Indy area. Also, we enjoy the outside seating in downtown Carmel during the summer months.

Thank rubyacres
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to hear you like dining at Mudbugs, and appreciate our food and mouth watering beignets. We hope to see you again real soon. Thanks, Roy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My work team and I came to the area from California for work purposes and when looking for Cajun food, we ran into the Mudbugs Cajun Cafe just by chance. Once we ate there on our second day, we unanimously could not help but continue...More

Thank morenoraul2010
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for dining at our restaurant and we really appreciate you taking the time to let fellow Trip Advisor members know about it. Our mission is to provide the tastiest Cajun food in a fast casual atmosphere and it looks like it worked...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Mudbugs is much better than some of the other Cajun type restaurants in the indianapolis area, but their hush puppies are what really put them over the top. The dining area is just ok but they do have outside seating when the weather is good....More

Thank Anais H
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed your food at our restaurant and we love the hush puppies too ! Hope to see you in again real soon. Thanks, Roy

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is pretty good. They have a nice selection to try a few different things. The prices are also reasonable. Worth a visit to get some good Cajun food.

Thank nebjosh
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Glad you liked the food and we hope to see you again soon ! Thanks, Roy

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent Cajun restaurant. Owners are from Louisiana and have brought their family recipes to Carmel.

Thank Phil G
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed our food and thanks so much for the nice review. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Roy LeBlanc Mudbugs Cajun Cafe'

Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was our first visit and the single, small dining room was only about half full when we stopped at 6:30 on a Saturday. It’s very casual with counter service, a young staff, and Cajun music playing in the background. A small order of red...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 1 May 2017

You order at the counter but great food and friendly waitstaff. The crawfish casserole was excellent. Oyster Po boy was one of the best I have had. The prices are very reasonable. I will be going back for moreMore

1  Thank John H
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thanks for coming to Mudbugs Cajun Cafe' and I'm happy to hear you enjoyed a couple of our customer favorites. Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice review. We really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again soon. Roy...More

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 317-843-8380
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