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Ragin' Cajun

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9600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3205
+1 832-251-7171
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Bossier City, Louisiana
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great food!! I had 1/2 fried crawfish, 1/2 etoufee... Very tasty! Hubby had shrimp brochettes, he won! Really yummy! And of course we shared the boudin balls, really good!!! Only thing for me, could have used more spice! I like it hot.

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Thank Anna B
Austin, Texas
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599 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This Westheimer location is an outpost of the original Ragin Cajun on Richmond which has been serving up original Louisiana fare for decades. The red beans and rice and jambalaya are some of the best in town. Full bar, Zydeco music and a great staff makes you feel like you are in the Big Easy.

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Thank Tony H
Baytown, Texas
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105 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Havent visited Raging Cajun in almost a year and it was better than I remembered! Do not let the wonderful price on the oysters on half shell fool you (greaaat price!!!!) They are fresh shucked at the bar to order and have a very clean taste! Appetizers and menu great but ready to get back for more oysters!!! Do yourself... More 

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Aix-les-Bains, France
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179 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Nice ambient, quite quick service. Nice cajun plates, at least for those who love it. I love it.Specifically the gumbo and the fried crawfish and

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Thank 270GianlucaP
Houston, Texas
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175 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

This place serves up the best boiled crawfish I have had in Houston. I have not tried other menu items at this location but they do a very good job of the boiled crawfish. The restaurant has a laid back atmosphere and is always busy. Check it out if you are in the area and looking for some Cajun eats.

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Thank Andypequeno
Houston
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I always go here during crawfish season. All their food is good. Excellent service and good quality.

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Thank TomLaF
Houston, Texas
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

I love the gumbo, one of the best places to get gumbo that is close to homemade. The fried shrimp & fish is good as well.

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Thank Girljustwannahavefun
Dallas, Texas
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

We ordered grilled shrimp and they were perfectly cooked!! Boiled potatoes were spicy like we prefer and hushpuppies were just right!!

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Thank M S
San Francisco
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186 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

What a hoot. This was the perfect lunch stop after a day of Houston sight-seeing. The oysters were big, fat and fresh, and the shrimp gumbo was plentiful, but nice and light so I didn't feel like I was walking out with a load in my gut. Tasted great, too. Long tables, plenty of beer and several football games on... More 

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Thank rhopelain
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98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

First of all, this place has a Louisiana flare and it does a good job of that. I had the shrimp and crab gumbo. It was good, and they gave me a generous portion, but for charging dollar more they gave you only a tiny piece of French bread. The crackers that came with the gumbo was stale. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank Margaret N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-251-7171

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?