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Don's Specialty Meats

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730 I 10 S Frontage Rd, Scott, LA 70583-5270
+1 337-234-2528
06:00 - 19:00
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Sun 07:00 - 20:00
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Fri - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don's use to be excellent but over time things aren't the same.Plate lunches were huge and filling but like I said smaller plates and food just isn't the same as before when first opened.Use to be so many people there you would have to wait in line and now there isn't much of all at.

Thank Spanaird3333
Lincoln, Nebraska
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a Boudin connoisseur. I have had boudin from all over Louisiana and Don's is some of the best I have ever had. I always wanted to stop and get some but never got the chance till this month.. If you don't know what boudin is it is rice, pork, and seasoning stuffing in a casing. If you get... More 

Thank Mike P
Tylertown, Mississippi
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I pass by here I stop and get some boudin. It is the best I have ever eaten. It has shredded pork instead of ground up pork. It is awesome. The cracklings are not the best. Seemed over cooked and too salty. The boudin can be ordered online and is priced well. We also got a chicken breast... More 

Thank Vacationer3312
Oviedo, Florida
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Don's has the best selection of cajun items, from fresh and frozen meats, sausages, and prepped cajun meats, ready to cook. They also carry spices, mixes, cast iron and enameled pans and Dutch ovens, baked goods, and of course, cracklins, Pork rinds and other goodies. They have a small take out food stall with sandwiches and hot food. This is... More 

Thank dougiefla
San Sebastian
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182 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Really liked the boudin. My wife ordered shrimp po-boy; bread was glorified hot dog bun...very disappointing. Also could not get lemon for shrimp nor for iced tea. We'll return but not for pro-boy!

Thank David S
Gallup, New Mexico
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Love the place, we got 4 packs of seafood boudin, tried one and didn't stop till all 4 packs were gone. You have to understand my wife is a small woman and usually doesn't eat much, but she kept up with me through all 4 packs! Also loved the tasso and everything we've gotten there so far!

Thank Donald R
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We stopped here on our way home and found a treasure. They offer a variety of meats and home canned jars of pickles, peppers, jams and jellies. The staff was friendly and the store was clean.

Thank Kathleen B
Tallahassee, Florida
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

There are many options but I have found Don's to be the best for fresh fried boudin balls, including ones with pepper jack cheese inside!!

Thank CatchaBallyhoo
Lake Jackson, Texas
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Don's has it all. For sure the best bouidan in and cracklings. This location has specialty sauces, frozen meals and ready to eat foods. We purchased a crab stuffed chicken seasoned and ready to cook. Do not pass this place without stopping

Thank Pintavalle
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Heard it was the best place in town by the locals. Stopped in for Cracklins but ended up getting a lunch special was consisted of 1/2 BBQ moist chicken (which fell off of the bone) some baked beans, bread, a side of peaches, and a drink. Under $10.00. Saved half of it for dinner. They hooked my plate up. Ended... More 

Thank Chris N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 I 10 S Frontage Rd, Scott, LA 70583-5270
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Scott
  • Phone Number: +1 337-234-2528

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?