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Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant

) #2 of 870 Restaurants in Baton Rouge €€ - €€€ American, Seafood,
9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
+1 225-767-9991
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
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1 - 10 of 584 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best seafood place going in BR right now. Been here several times and have sent countless friends here. The entire menu is fantastic and I tend to gravitate to anything with Louisiana Blue Crab in it. Oysters are awesome as well. A great place all...More

Thank Blastandlaugh
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Louisiana Lagniappe has delicious fish dishes and an exemplary staff. An award winning favorite of locals for years, we recommend it highly. We've enjoyed their cuisine at a table for two or many more for family celebrations. Enjoy this fine restaurant.

Thank 2songbirds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Order fried catfish. Was too salty. Everything else was good. The others in the group said their food was good.

Thank suzer1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant for celebrating birthdays and special occasions. It is only open in the evening and I recommend getting there early. Most locals arrive 30 minutes before restaurant opens and have a drink in the bar so they can be seated when it...More

Thank denisethom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling through when we read the reviews. We were so glad we arrived as they opened. We were there 5 minutes after they opened and the restaurant was filling fast. The tables were covered with white tablecloths with cloth white napkins. Water was...More

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite dishes are the Fresh fish en Papillote and the Portabella mushroom salad. Both are divine!

Thank gincapello
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Louisiana Lagniappe is a great restaurant. I've never been disappointed with anything I ordered there. They don't take reservations, so get there early or be prepared to wait!! Let me tell you though, the wait is worth it. Good Eats.

Thank Douglas N
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I eat here quite often and it is simply the best! The menu is quite large and I have ordered many of the dishes and have NEVER been disappointed! Was there this past weekend and stated with marinated crap claws (we always...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

You have to get here early because they don't take reservations. The parking lot is also small so plan ahead. The food is always consistent and seasoned just right. We are not bar people but the bar area is first come first served; which may...More

Thank stevedX5235QZ
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We visited for my birthday and the food was delicious. I ordered the catch of the day and it was prepared perfectly. The wait staff was very knowledgeable and attentive. The restaurant is very popular so get there early.

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17 July 2017|
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Response from Tableofseven | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in our Birthday Club! Unfortunately we have become a victim of our own success, we have over 12,000 people enrolled and we just can't accept anymore at this time. If we are able to reopen enrollment... More
21 September 2016|
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Response from MargaritaBill | Reviewed this property |
No I dont think so because someone bought us 1 before & they had to go pick it up.
20 March 2016|
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Response from TBrum78 | Reviewed this property |
They are only open for dinner. At either 5:00 or 5:30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-767-9991
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Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant opened in Destin, Florida in 1984. After 14 years the owners sold the restaurant and returned to their home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. On January 1st 2003 Louisiana Lagniappe opened in its present location at 9990 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge.
In addition to the old-time favorites Seafood Gumbo and Corn and Crab Bisque we serve many different all house made gumbos, soups and bisques including, Roasted Red Pepper and Jumbo Lump Crab, Duck and Andouille Gumbo, Shrimp and Artichoke, Crab and Brie, Southwestern Seafood Bisque, Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic with Jumbo Lump Crab and Lobster Bisque to name a few.
The Eggplant and Jumbo Lump Crab, Barbeque Shrimp, Marinated Blue Crab Claws and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes are a few of the original appetizers from our Destin days that are still favorites to this day. In addition, we offer many new appetizers including house made Boudin Balls, Chipotle Shrimp, Tuna Tataki, Crawfish Wontons, Jumbo Lump Crab and Shrimp Spring Rolls with Ponzu Dipping Sauce, Applewood Smoked Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Habanero Pomegranate Dipping Sauce, Fried Green Tomatoes with Creole Shrimp Velouté and Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Caribbean Dipping Sauce.
Louisiana Lagniappe specializes in Fresh seafood and steaks. We serve fresh Louisiana crawfish dishes only when in season, never frozen or imported. We serve many of our longtime favorite entrées Fish en Papillote, Softshell Crab Pontchartrain, Fish Louisianne and Oysters Lagniappe as well as many new specials that are unique to the Baton Rouge location. Kurobuta Pork Chops with Chipotle Glaze, Seafood Lasagna, Joyce Farms Chicken Florentine, American Red Snapper Fish Tacos with chili lime slaw, roasted corn and cilantro pesto, Smoked Gouda Grits and Grillades of Beef Tenderloin.
Our desserts include our house made Key Lime Pie, Crème Brulee, Pecan Pie, Traditional Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, Hot and Gooey Baked Cookie, Blueberry Bread Pudding with Navan Vanilla Cognac Sauce, Bananas Foster Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream, Chocolate Sin Cake and Apple Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream and Pecan Crumbles.
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