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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%
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“oysters” (178 reviews)
“dirty rice” (76 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 3 weeks ago

You get great cajun seafood, and a great atmosphere too, at Parrain's Seafood Restaurant! I've been here many times.

Thank Gery F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere though a little on the noisy side. Expansive menu with some unique items. Service good but our waiter could have been a little more knowledgeable about wine menu.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After searching online passing through Lousian we decided to try this place. It was a little hard to find because it is behind other buildings. Service: Our waitress approached our table less than 5 minutes of us being seated. She was very nice, and very...More

Thank Renea001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get ready for the best food EVER!!! It was amazing!! The food was fresh and seasoned to perfection. Its my new favorite place!!

Thank proverbs_XXXI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this gem of a seafood restaurant in Baton Rouge on Trip Advisor and loved our evening there. We sat outside on the patio because the place was packed and had a super attentive and competent server. Tried the deep fried alligator and charbroiled oysters...More

Thank AGoldFrau
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Gumbo was excellent - I added a touch of Tabasco but it was very tasty without. I had the Vermillion - Mahi Mahi grilled with shrimp and mushrooms. Didn't need the hollandaise; meal was awesome without it. Didn't try the oysters, but those around me...More

Thank jim_c_TX
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fried Gator so Good! My meal was good too! Waitress forgot my husband’s side and messed up the check.

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We heard this was one of the best places in town so we paid $15 for a Lyft to get there. Food and drinks were not bad, but definitely didn’t justify the reputation. I started with a sazerac. It tasted thin and was served over...More

Thank Pittsburgh_cyclist
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We shared the Wholeshebang and Bread Pudding. It was very good. It was a very nice atmosphere and since there was only the 2 of us we were seated immediately.

Thank rdparr5
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I usually list some pros and cons in my review, but I can think of no cons. The food was delicious. It’s been a long time since I’ve had some good seafood. The prices were not absurd and, even though the place was packed, we...More

Thank ethoma12002
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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