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Boutte's Bayou Restaurant

5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
+1 504-689-3889
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“shrimp” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Small. Good, down home cooking. I had tried the boiled shrimp, seafood gumbo, fried shrimp, fried fish, mashed potatoes​, and fries. I found all to be very good. The portion sizes were great for me. I had plenty of leftovers. Looking forward...More

Thank Cheyenne J
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We started coming here when we lived across the bayou almost 40 years ago. We would come by boat because it shorter. We moved away and happened to be close so we drove down. We remembered how good the food was then and now it...More

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This place is the real deal! Super friendly folks and fantastic food! If you love oysters, shrimp and catfish get out of the city for an authentic meal!

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Was told by a local to visit and have great food. This place was busy with locals eating sea food. My husband had Red Beans and Rice with catfish- we all agreed the catfish was cooked to perfection. He also had a bowl of Gumbo...More

Thank tmj1998
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Surprising find off the beaten path. Good food and excellent service. Recommend the spicy sausage or shrimp po'boy.

Thank Kimberly P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stopped here after a swamp tour. We had the broiled shrimp plates and the mixed shrimp plates. Very tasty; we were happy with our selections and loved the service. This is a good local restaurant serving fresh food in a pleasant atmosphere.

Thank jeanb1876
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing service and amazing food! Would recommend to anyone in the area who is a fan of local food and seafood!

Thank krickette13
Reviewed 28 February 2017

If you don't like seafood, like me, it was just ok, but if you like seafood, it was very good. My husband and daughter enjoyed both of their dinners. My husband had the catfish and daughter had the shrimp poboy. I just had a chicken...More

Thank Kim0714
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped after our tour as was recommended by Captain Lou. The food was straightforward. We got red beans and rice with catfish. We had the shrimp and catfish platter and baby shrimp in a sauce that was like thousand island dressing. Nothing was sooo...More

1  Thank SuzeeQL
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

great bread pudding! Also, very friendly staff and great shrimp meals. would definitely go again!!!!

Thank Megan E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5134 Boutte St, Lafitte, LA 70067
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafitte
  • Phone Number: +1 504-689-3889
  • E-mail
Delicious gumbo, seafood platters, poboys, and so much more.....
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