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Great . . . Authentic cajun music, bring your dancing shoes!

What a great place to spend the weekend. Get your boots on and get rest to dance. Cajun music at... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
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Nostalgic Wonder!

This place is a traditional Cajun dance hall with authentic Cajun dance bands! It operates early... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Georgia Marie D
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, United States
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

What a great place to spend the weekend. Get your boots on and get rest to dance. Cajun music at it's best. The owners are kind and accommodating. authentic Cajun music, I know because our friend we were visiting is Cajun. Great music and dancing....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This place is a traditional Cajun dance hall with authentic Cajun dance bands! It operates early in the afternoon, so the older Cajuns can still go and dance. These older people are amazing to watch because they are so smooth! This is a very friendly...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

First trip to Lafayette, Breaux Bridge and this part of the country. Stopped in for the Cajun dancing at La poussiere and it was one of the most fun and satisfying events of a lifetime of travel. We were approached by several of the locals...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank DesertSusan
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

My favorite cajun band in the heart of cajun country at a dance hall opened in 1955 . Could it get better. ABSOLUTELY NOT. Simple, classic and as real it it can get. A real dance hall... lots of tables and chair chairs around the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank brianinboca
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I attended La Poussiere on a Saturday night and Sunday afternoon. On both occasions I was greeted at the door by Judy. She and her husband are responsible for maintaining this tradition, started by the family many years earlier. After her friendly welcome, I enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Patricia1209
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We visited on a Sunday afternoon. We received a friendly greeting at the door, and immediately began enjoying the Cajun music of Jackie Caillier. The building is old, but they had a great dance floor and it brought back memories of yesteryear. Door and drink...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

The title, La Poussiere, translates "The Dust". Apparently it may have had many years ago a dirt floor. But not today, as one will find a perfect dance floor with many Cajun music dancers circling the floor. Annual Mardi Gras Ball takes place the Friday...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

The last of the real Cajun Dancehalls! The dancefloor is perfection. The music always great. The drinks are cheap, and the people are welcoming and wonderful!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JoeyLouie
Reviewed 18 December 2015

What a fun evening, as newcomers to Cajun dancing trying to figure out the moves in the company of 150 people who'd been doing it (in some cases, probably every Saturday night) for all of their lives but were benignly tolerant of out-of-towners.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank furslands
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Went here on a Sat. night. Arrived about 30mins after it opened. Parking is tight but we found one of the last few places in a neighboring business which was closed at the time. $10 cover per person to get in but beer is relatively...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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