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Boutte's Bayou Restaurant

5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
+1 504-689-3889
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (13 reviews)
“shrimp” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoy eating here every time I come to fish Tonight I had the shrimp and catfish plate that is always a good choice. True South Louisiana fried food in a hole in the wall place. The ladies here are always nice and the food is...More

Thank Ricky A
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were in the area for an airboat ride and had an hour to kill so we stopped in Boutte’s for lunch. It’s an older restaurant that seems very popular with the locals. They have everything from lots of types of seafood to meatloaf and...More

Thank J E
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

At dinner there July 9th and would not go back. Waitress had a definite attitude and the food tasted like it had been previously cooked, frozen and reheated. Ice tea taste as if it's instant. Will not be going back.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Small. Good, down home cooking. I had tried the boiled shrimp, seafood gumbo, fried shrimp, fried fish, mashed potatoes​, and fries. I found all to be very good. The portion sizes were great for me. I had plenty of leftovers. Looking forward...More

Thank Cheyenne J
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We started coming here when we lived across the bayou almost 40 years ago. We would come by boat because it shorter. We moved away and happened to be close so we drove down. We remembered how good the food was then and now it...More

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This place is the real deal! Super friendly folks and fantastic food! If you love oysters, shrimp and catfish get out of the city for an authentic meal!

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Was told by a local to visit and have great food. This place was busy with locals eating sea food. My husband had Red Beans and Rice with catfish- we all agreed the catfish was cooked to perfection. He also had a bowl of Gumbo...More

Thank tmj1998
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Surprising find off the beaten path. Good food and excellent service. Recommend the spicy sausage or shrimp po'boy.

Thank Kimberly P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stopped here after a swamp tour. We had the broiled shrimp plates and the mixed shrimp plates. Very tasty; we were happy with our selections and loved the service. This is a good local restaurant serving fresh food in a pleasant atmosphere.

Thank jeanb1876
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing service and amazing food! Would recommend to anyone in the area who is a fan of local food and seafood!

Thank krickette13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafitte
  • Phone Number: +1 504-689-3889
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