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Mudbugs Cajun Cafe

20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
+1 317-843-8380
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole
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LOCATION
20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mudbugs is much better than some of the other Cajun type restaurants in the indianapolis area, but their hush puppies are what really put them over the top. The dining area is just ok but they do have outside seating when the weather is good....More

Thank Anais H
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your food at our restaurant and we love the hush puppies too ! Hope to see you in again real soon. Thanks, Roy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is pretty good. They have a nice selection to try a few different things. The prices are also reasonable. Worth a visit to get some good Cajun food.

Thank nebjosh
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you liked the food and we hope to see you again soon ! Thanks, Roy

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent Cajun restaurant. Owners are from Louisiana and have brought their family recipes to Carmel.

Thank Phil G
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed our food and thanks so much for the nice review. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Roy LeBlanc Mudbugs Cajun Cafe'

Reviewed 5 May 2017

This was our first visit and the single, small dining room was only about half full when we stopped at 6:30 on a Saturday. It’s very casual with counter service, a young staff, and Cajun music playing in the background. A small order of red...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 2 May 2017

You order at the counter but great food and friendly waitstaff. The crawfish casserole was excellent. Oyster Po boy was one of the best I have had. The prices are very reasonable. I will be going back for moreMore

1  Thank John H
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thanks for coming to Mudbugs Cajun Cafe' and I'm happy to hear you enjoyed a couple of our customer favorites. Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice review. We really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again soon. Roy...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

I was born and raised and raised in New Orleans and my wife was from a lil country town named Mamou. We absolutely loved this place. I am in the military and have been looking far and wide for home feeling restaurant and I believe...More

1  Thank Q9911POronaldh
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Great to hear some fellow Louisiana people were in our restaurant last week. I wish I could have been there to meet you guys. I do know where Mamou is and I'm from Abbeville which is about the same size. Glad you enjoyed the red...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

For inexpensive cajun food it was okay. I love cajun food so maybe my expectations were just too high.

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We came here according to the reviews during a visit with the family. The owner was super friendly and helpful. He gave our 5 year old a sample before we ordered to make sure she liked it. We decided to try the hush puppies also...More

Thank Irishvagirl
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and the food at our restaurant. It's always good to hear from first time customers because it's our mission to serve the best Cajun food we can in hopes that you will spread the word and return to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, you can try things before you order! Great collection of seasonings and spices to sell and books to peruse on New Orleans

Thank Jean Bill F
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Glad you enjoyed dining at our restaurant and thank you so much for sharing with the Trip Advisor network. I appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Roy LeBlanc Mudbugs Cajun Cafe'

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I had the catfish poboy and the sausage n chicken gumbo and a Coke. It was good, especially the poboy but it was $17 something at lunchtime.

Thank 2musicman3
Mudbugs C, Owner at Mudbugs Cajun Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Hi Musicman, Thanks for dining at our restaurant and thanks for the nice review. Really glad you enjoyed the food. You picked two of our most popular selling entrees ! Hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Roy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1764
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 317-843-8380
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