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Cajun Claws

€€ - €€€American, Seafood,
1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
+1 337-893-9437
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“crawfish” (24 reviews)
“bloody mary” (4 reviews)
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This nondescript metal building off the I-10 was full of delicious surprises! We arrived to discover that Blue Point Crabs were in season but had never eaten any before - The owner came out and gave us a hands-on demonstration in his charming south Louisiana...More

Thank jlockledge
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Crawfish is my favorite food on earth. This is simply the best. It is worth the wait. Get a Bloody Mary and fried shrimp for an appetizer! SO GOOD.

Thank mmc3424
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We live just a few blocks away from Cajun Claws, and we had heard many great reviews. However, each time we passed, the parking lots was packed, and overflowing. That's a good sign. We decided to give it a try a few days ago, and...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Now they do serve up the biggest, cleanest and best tasting mud bugs we have ever had. Pricey though, but hubby says good crawfish cost. Do they ever. 5 lbs of crawfish each and three beers set us back 97.74 or so. No menus. They...More

Thank jewels299
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Drove 4 hours for these crawfish and they did not disappoint! Perfectly seasoned and cooked. Everyone of the crawfish were perfect. No squishy or limp ones in the bunch. The Claws!!!!! OMG!!!! They were so big and sweet! The onion, corn and potatoes were perfect...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

I go here pretty often, this is the cleanest crawfish you will eat in a restaurant, the crawfish is always a good size and always cooked perfect, my wife had the grilled fish and said it was great also Sometimes it is a long wait...More

Thank thinla
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We drive here from Baton Rouge every chance we get. The crawfish are incomparable and are well worth the travel, wait and $. Fried and boiled Shrimp are great too. We also enjoy pre gaming in the bar. Get here early if you want the...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

It may be a long wait but it's well worth it! While waiting I ordered crawfish nachos, needless to say since then I crave the nachos there! Crawfish are never too small! You even get fresh, clean, warm wash rags when your done eating!

Thank danielle_deangelo
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Honestly, as the hostess takes shots of Jameson at the bar all night and accepts tips from people as they come in, and my party of 5 has been sitting there for 2-1/2 hours and still doesn't get a table I'm so over it! Local...More

Thank Gale V
Reviewed 17 September 2015

My wife is from Abbeville and, at least once a year during crawfish season, we go pick up her mom and the three of us head to Cajun Claws for huge trays of the cleanest-tasting, most beautiful boiled crawfish I've ever laid eyes on. The...More

1  Thank ChrisJay318
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8 February 2015|
Response from Tay1518 |
And how much is 10 pounds of crawfish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1928 Charity St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5410
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Abbeville
  • Phone Number: +1 337-893-9437
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