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3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
+1 337-896-3247
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“gumbo” (228 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3480 NE Evangeline Trwy, Lafayette, LA 70507
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Reviewed yesterday

We have eaten at Prejeans several times, but, this time we were disappointed with our food. My husband's soft shell crab was tough and my stuffed shrimp were mushy on the inside. Our server, Tommi (sp?) was awesome, though. She was very attentive to our...More

Thank Ellen E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food is good here lots of flavor. Their Sunday brunch is great. The atmosphere is good lots of cajun flavor and they also sell souvenir items.

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was Luke warm and not that great. Wife and granddaughter were served wrong plates. Won't be going back.

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious corn and crab bisque. Oysters cooked to perfection. Not to far from I-10 going north. Good service a little pricey but worth it.

Thank Donna5528
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever I come home I try to stop by Prejean's for some corn and crab bisque and to listen to some Cajun music and watch some Cajun dancing. It is one of the things I miss most about living in Houston. I came here every...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere, staff and most importantly the food is spot on! Always authentic, tasty and a wonderful place to have a special dinner with family and friends!

Thank Lori J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enter this restaurant passing an open-mouthed aligator sitting high on a ledge to find a room full of tables with red and white checkered tablecloths. As the fiddlers provide Zeydeco music, order the fantastic rolls to start, along with one of the soups or gumbos....More

Thank LizattheLake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, just wow. We spent the morning on the bayou and was starving by the time we got on dry land again. Drove into Lafayette and found Prejeans nice and easy. Plenty of parking, clean toilets and plenty of space round the tables. The restaurant...More

Thank Craig L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great drinks, great live music, and just a great atmosphere! P.s. Get the crawfish nachos! And the hurricane! 🍹

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant with awesome food and Cajun music. The seafood dishes are my favorite but everything is really good.

Thank Bently S
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5 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
29 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
27 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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
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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