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3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
+1 337-896-3247
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“gumbo” (233 reviews)
“seafood” (98 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had diner here several years ago and it was good. This time not so much. My wife had the seafood stuffed mushroom's very good. I had a crawfish po-boy. Very little crawfish and over cooked at that. Service was good but for the quality...More

Thank chippewa1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I stopped here on our way to Texas, expecting true flavorful Cajun food. The pictures surely has us fooled!. This place has been overrated. I ordered a side salad and the Seafood Platter. The presentation was nice and the food tasted simply...More

Thank thead2387
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here back in early 2000 and it has changed quite a bit as far as layout. Staff was friendly beer cold and food was adequate.

Thank Rzrbks69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This food is okay tasting we ordered the alligator nuggets and they clearly do not know how to clean an alligator, I ordered the fried shrimp which were overcooked, and my husband ordered the fried fish and steak, the fish and steak were excellent, very...More

Thank Saintsfan27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What fun! We went here on father's day for lunch. We were treated to live zydeco during our entire lunch. We appeared to be the only visitors in a sea of locals. I had the cajun alfredo with crawfish and shrimp and my husband had...More

Thank LHS329
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our weekend stay in near by Breaux Bridge my husband and I had our anniversary dinner here. Expecting the best of the best. Atmosphere was very nice with the band playing near by and alligator decor and staff was very attentive. I was very...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my friends to Prejean's while we were in the Lafayette area. Had been years since I've been & was delighted that there was a live Cajun band. The food & atmosphere were great. And the corn maque choux was just as I remembered...More

Thank 283SusanG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit there. Had a large group nit the staff handled us great. Food was awesome and a large portion. A bit pricey for me but was a special occasion. I had the stuffed Eggplant and really enjoyed it.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Live local and met here with an out of town friend and his family. Thought they would enjoy the "local" cuisine. Here is a picture of my "famous seafood salad" that cost $15. Needless to say won't be back.

Thank Jimirutherford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would think Prejean's IN Lafayette would know how to fry catfish, WRONG. Small filets (5) over fried on a bed of French fries, a small wedge of lemon FOR $19.50. Eggplant Pirogue for $20.50 was a slight bit better but if I were a...More

Thank ray4a
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4 November 2015|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
in the evening. I believe it is every evening. They have had music everytime I ate their after 6PM
28 October 2015|
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Response from Jackie H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is Live Cajun music here. Not sure what time it starts, since we ate there around 4:30. Probably the music starts later.
Tina J
26 December 2014|
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Response from Tina J | Property representative |
Thank you I have posted the picture on several web site. No, we did not pay, spoke to waitress who appeared to be not surprise , tried to speak to management who blew us off like he knew about the problem. The reaction of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-896-3247
Award-winning Cajun cuisine and live Cajun music nightly make Prejean's Restaurant a one-of-a-kind dining experience. Conveniently located on I49 North, just 2 miles north of I-10 in Lafayette, LA. Repeatedly voted Acadiana's Favorite Cajun restaurant, the friendly and casual atmosphere is sure to delight. Big Al, the 14-foot stuffed gator is seated in the middle of the dining room guarding some of our over 400 culinary medals and awards. Open 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Large groups welcome! Prejean's Restaurant is "Simply Cajun, Simply Delicious"!
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