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Parrain's Seafood Restaurant

3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
+1 225-381-9922
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (179 reviews)
“dirty rice” (77 reviews)
“coleslaw” (64 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
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Reviewed yesterday

Being very familiar with Seafood Louisiana style, I had difficulties writing a review for this restaurant. Located among other restaurants, was easy to spot the place from street but not from parking lot. I was there on a Monday and I was shocked about the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was great. The wait was reasonable. But the food, I cannot say enough about the food. It was great.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took my husband here for Father’s Day, and had a wonderful meal. His fish was very good and my shrimp was the freshest I have had in a long time. It is a fun and casual setting, with excellent service. Prices are very reasonable. It...More

Thank 776carolp
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I picked up lunch from Parrains, and man oh man it was super delicious. The shrimp were plentiful and everything was very tasteful! This place was very busy but my food came out promptly. I give it a 👍🏽

Thank specialk712018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and her cousins treated me here for my recent birthday. Actually it was a total surprise and the staff really went out of their way to make it special. All of the plates that come out were hot and delicious. No complaints from...More

Thank tmw50
Reviewed 3 days ago

I really liked that they would text you when your table was ready. We tried the crab and crawfish dip with toast, the seafood gumbo and the crawfish etouffee. All were excellent. The restaurant was very busy as it was a holiday but the service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by a local. We decided to give it a try. We were told on arrival it would be about a 40 minute wait for a table. No problem, we got a drink at the bar and hung out outside....More

Thank Trvlg_Rose
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read the reviews and decided to give it a try. All I can say is that the majority of reviews are correct. The food was great Louisiana fare, the service was attentive, the prices reasonable and the atmosphere, Cajun country. I had the 1/2...More

Thank BR_Nice_Guy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has been around for a long time and it’s perfect it’s dishes. I warn you ahead of time that their coleslaw have peanuts in it which is rather unusual. They don’t take reservations so if it’s a weekend plan to wait for a...More

Thank NegrilAnnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved everything about this place: food, drinks, atmosphere, service. All around high marks for having it all! Great job Parrain’s, this won’t be my last visit!

Thank KnoxMason
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4 April 2018|
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Response from Renea001 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is only one menu
4 October 2017|
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Response from CS L | Reviewed this property |
Nope.. no buffet. Enjoy.
31 January 2017|
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Response from Thewondererca | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-381-9922
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