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Parrain's Seafood Restaurant

3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
+1 225-381-9922
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (173 reviews)
“dirty rice” (72 reviews)
“coleslaw” (60 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We used TripAdvisor to vet this place. Great choice. Had the crawfish and crab appetizer and the Kentucky Cousin drink because I live my bourbon. Great choice to start out the meal. Salad was ok, we spit 4 different appraisers all where good. Had the...More

Thank dpb1985
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This restaurant's food exceeds that found in any top culinary restaurant, but it's got atmosphere that makes you believe you are having homemade dinner at your favorite relative's house. It's perfect as a special dining experience, OR as a casual - just don't want to...More

Thank sewsisko
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived just before the lunch crowd with a group of 20. Even though we had a large number service was excellent, food service was not only delicious but timely. I'll return here again and again.

Thank Arthur R
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Came here for a business lunch and was seated promptly. The service was great and our waiter was very attentive. This was my first time trying boudin balls and I have to say they were quite good, especially with the dipping sauce. I played it...More

Thank kathleenl183
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Bartender very nice and knowledgeable. Guy cooking oysters very nice as well. However, hostess seating us was nasty. She didn't speak except to say follow me. Guess she wasn't happy to be here. But it set our night off wrong. This is second time here...More

Thank redrealtor
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I had the best single plate of food I've ever had. The red fish over a bed of crawfish in a mushroom cream type sauce. Holy cow my taste buds were screaming!!!

Thank Montana S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Can't stay away from Parrains on Tuesdays! We love Half-Priced Oysters and we make it's dinner for us. Love the Seafood Baskets and the Hush Puppies. Don't forget the Barbecued Shrimp too! Yummmm!

Thank SabrinaBri
Reviewed 2 January 2017

One of my favorite places..the food is craveable. Service can be slow so don't go if you are in a rush. Take your time and enjoy one of the best places to eat. Seafood is amazing, stuffed shrimp and dirty rice are the best. I...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere adds to the experience here! Good seafood and the desserts were amazing! The service was a little slow but worth the wait.

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

They have the best boudin balls and stuffed shrimp I've ever ate! Absolutely delicious and great service!!

Thank Beth F
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4 October 2017|
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Response from CS L | Reviewed this property |
Nope.. no buffet. Enjoy.
30 January 2017|
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Response from Thewondererca | Reviewed this property |
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9 June 2016|
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Response from boydw562 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday is half priced oyster day. Not sure of any specials on Sunday night, but they do have a wonderful Sunday Brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-381-9922
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