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2011 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-3227 (Kaliste Saloom Rd)
+1 337-233-3131
17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Visited Nimbeaux's for the 1st time today. Clean, good service, good food, a good working lunch place to eat. A very large Cajun menu selection. Had fried catfish & butterflied shrimp--both excellent. Don't miss ordering heir homemade potato chips as one of your sides--a "must try." The crawfish etoufee and fried crawfish were a little bland and short of the... More 

Jim B, Owner at Nimbeaux's, responded to this review

Thanks Herman for visiting Nimbeaux's. Make sure you look me up next time you come in. Jim Babin More 

Lake Charles, LA
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Last night we ordered a seafood platter, a large crawfish poor boy and small shrimp gumbo Side salad and extra hush puppies. What a waste! I just put most of it in the garbage. Salad was a pittance-smallest I have ever seen. Gumbo had a good flavor but nothing in in!! Thin as water?!! And a tiny cup of rice!... More 

Thank DScroggs
Lafayette, Louisiana
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Not your same old Cajun seafood. They use the lightest breading for their fried foods. Not all smothered in batter. You can actually taste the food. All of it is good. The flavors are always tops and the service is always down home. The owners are their almost always there and they are friendly and care about your experience.

Thank Big_Chris_Goodland
Lafayette, Louisiana
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love sitting down to eat here for lunch. Good home cooking. Fresh, good seafood and sides. Love the shrimp stew and potato salad. Both my boys love the crab burgers when they get to go.

Thank BestBamaGirl1973
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went here for a work lunch. We started with the gator appetizer which was very bland and actually did taste like chicken believe it or not! I had the shrimp fried rice with fried butterfly rice on top. the rice came with potato salad as well? The potato salad was very good but the rice was bland. However I did... More 

Thank BrianEH32766
Lafayette, Louisiana
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206 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I went to lunch with my mother. I knew I was having seafood for dinner, so I decided to try something else. The Cuban sandwich was an unexpected delight. Roasted pork, ham and cheese with a special sauce, it was gooey and very satisfying. I was really glad the waitress asked if I wanted the half Poboy, as I could... More 

Thank Debrahawkins
Jim B, Owner at Nimbeaux's, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate your business. Look us up next time you come in. We would like to meet you. Thanks again Wendy & Jim Babin More 

Lafayette, Louisiana
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

This restaurant use to have great fried Fish. The last time I went the fish was Tastless and the service was worse. My grandson could not eat what they called Chicken nuggets (all of two tiny chicken pieces). My fried fish plate was very small for the price. I gave the fish to my grandson and just didn't order any... More 

Thank Ann E
Sherwood, Arkansas
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I had catfish and shrimp and it was first rate. Also the crawfish was outstanding. The prices are reasonable and compare to other restaurants in town. They are only open for dinner on Friday and Saturday nights, but are open for lunch every day.

Thank NG022014
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440 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

My husband and I tried Nimbeaux's for late lunch. Our server was attentive and good personality. He ordered crawfish bisque and myself shrimp gumbo. His bisque was good, however my shrimp gumbo was lacking in flavor and shrimp. Our oyster po boys were okay, nothing special. The service and the bisque were the better of our experience. Large restaurant, large... More 

Thank Alabamatripcreator
New Orleans Area
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Ate here on Friday night during lent. Broad menu. Prices reasonable. Service Good. We arrived early evening, looked like plenty of staff to accommodate lent crowd. Foo was served prompt and hot.

Thank formercoach

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2011 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-3227
    (Kaliste Saloom Rd)
  • Public Transportation: Public Bus stop at front of restaurant parking lot.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-233-3131
Concrete parking lot with covered walkways to our front door.We offer a peaceful beautiful atmosphere to visit with family and friends. Local artists decorate our walls with different art every couple of months. Cajun cuisine at its best like crawfish etouffee, crawfish bisque, and Shrimp gumbo just to name a few. We serve seafood platters, Burgers and Sandwiches, and Killer Poboys. Come see us.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?