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3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
+1 337-896-3247
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“crawfish” (180 reviews)
“seafood” (101 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent cajun food. Many entrees to chose from. All are excellent. Service was excellent also. very good price also

Thank Joe c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my friend out to celebrate her Birthday. She loved the good food and the Cajun band. I'll be back in the area in January & look forward to going back to Prejeans.

Thank _wash62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an appetizer and entree. Both dishes were excellent and full of flavor. Service was fast and friendly. Would highly recommend!

Thank greensboro71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place for a family to dine...Hard to hear the music from where we were seated. Good menu choices...local food...would return...

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance. Informal family atmosphere. Good food and plenty of it. First experience of Cajun seafood.

Thank Donald B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we lived in Biloxi, we would make this trip. Because Baton Rouge was the closest Trader Joe’s. And we could take home frozen containers of possibly the best gumbo on earth.

Thank LisaAnn706
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some of the best food I've eaten in the Lafayette area the chicken and sausage gumbo is a must a roux like mama makes The catfish is also a must and so is the crawfish pie the fired budin balls are also a must Great...More

Thank Terris F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want good authentic Cajun food this is the place. Currently it is oyster season and Prejean's serves oysters anyway you like.

Thank mantamoon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We eat there often- food is excellent. Service is very good, and it gets crowded on Friday and Saturday nights so get there early-(6:00 ish or make reservation). The only complaint I have if your there on a fri-sat night they have a Cajun band...More

Thank Bobby H
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Always a good bet to eat here, year after year! Outstanding Cajun food! Can’t go wrong with the dishes - even desserts are great!

Thank Cindi P
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Questions & Answers
4 November 2015|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
in the evening. I believe it is every evening. They have had music everytime I ate their after 6PM
28 October 2015|
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Response from Jackie H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is Live Cajun music here. Not sure what time it starts, since we ate there around 4:30. Probably the music starts later.
Tina J
26 December 2014|
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Response from Tina J | Property representative |
Thank you I have posted the picture on several web site. No, we did not pay, spoke to waitress who appeared to be not surprise , tried to speak to management who blew us off like he knew about the problem. The reaction of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-896-3247
Award-winning Cajun cuisine and live Cajun music nightly make Prejean's Restaurant a one-of-a-kind dining experience. Conveniently located on I49 North, just 2 miles north of I-10 in Lafayette, LA. Repeatedly voted Acadiana's Favorite Cajun restaurant, the friendly and casual atmosphere is sure to delight. Big Al, the 14-foot stuffed gator is seated in the middle of the dining room guarding some of our over 400 culinary medals and awards. Open 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Large groups welcome! Prejean's Restaurant is "Simply Cajun, Simply Delicious"!
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