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La Cuisine de Maman

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300 Fisher Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-2028
+1 337-233-4077
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11:00 - 14:00
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Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 15:00
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Vevey, Switzerland
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259 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

The buffet is good, the price is moderate as it includes soup, dessert and drink. I found the food too spicy, the peppers hide the taste of the food.

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LA
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78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We generally look at the menu before we decide to go, as there are somethings we like more than others. It is a decent local cuisine buffet for $13, including drink, gumbo, and desert. Their gumbo is awesome. We were a little disappointed in their biscuits which are usually to die for. This time they seemed not to have risen... More 

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Thank LaBubba
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

The restaurant is in a nice setting at Vermilionville and has large windows with a view over the bayou. Some members of the family were a little disappointed with their meal - others really enjoyed the dish they had.

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Thank Susi L
Lafayette, Louisiana
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

If you're planning to experience Vermilionville before or after lunch, you can enjoy a typical South Louisiana meal at La Cuisine de Maman (Mama's kitchen) located right inside the attraction. Very casual dining, serving the comfort foods native to our table.

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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

If you really want to try true cajun food, the way real cajuns cook it, this is the place. You'll get to taste authentic gumbo, right in the heart of cajun country. They usually serve RICE & GRAVY on the buffet which is what cajuns are really brought up on. (Honestly, boiled and fried seafood are only a special occasion... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had some Good food at La Cuisine de Maman while we were visiting Vermilionville Historic Village.

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Thank johnbR6195ZO
Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

La Cuisine de Ma Maman was amazing. It has been a while since I so enjoyed a culinary experience. I was blown away and couldn't stop talking about how amazed I was, except to eat. I was so surprised to see that the chef was a young lady. It really tasted like your momma or grandma's cooking. It was on... More 

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Thank Aimee B
Alabama
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441 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This was a stop for the Cajun Food tour. I took a look at the buffet as I walked by and wasn't overly impressed with the food on the line, not much creativity. We were served gumbo which was pretty good, it didn't have the depth of flavor I enjoy in gumbo. The service was friendly and fast. The restaurant... More 

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United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We visited historic Vermilionville and decided to eat lunch at this restaurant. This was a Thursday, so it was not crowded although there seemed to be a large group in the back. It took a while for someone to take our order. My husband ordered the plate lunch of the day: cup of gumbo, hamburger, dessert and I ordered chicken... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Now, I'm no native French speaker, but I know enough to be able to say that any restaurant that bares a name en Francais should at least uphold a minimum standard of food preparation, and pay homage to the traditions of a food culture that is so obsessed with perfection. Walking around Vermilionville, we toured traditional Acadian Kitchens, and walked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Fisher Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-2028
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-233-4077

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?