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Best of the Best Louisiana Food Edition




I've lived here over a year now and have become obsessed with the food. I am making it a mission to try the best this state has to offer. My experiences have mainly been limited to the Lafayette and Nola areas. Please give me any suggestions you have for the categories listed below. Restaurants only, everyone's relative makes the best. Here is my list so far....

Gumbo
Galatoire's
Fezzo's
Don's

Crawfish
Louisiana Crawfish Time
Dwight's

Po Boys
Parkway
Old Time Grocery
Domilise's

Oysters
Drago's
Felix's
Acme

Steak
Dickie Brennan's
Morton's
Rib Room

Shrimp Dish
Mr.B's
Dante's Kitchen

Étouffée
Dwight's
Bon Ton Cafe

Other great restaurants
Cafe Giovanni
Cafe Vermillionville
Jolie's Bistro
Cochon

Boudin
Nunu's
Cochon

Cracklings
Chops




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heypaul
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tigrbaseball
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If you want some great food around Lafayette go to Shade Tree Cafe in Broussard it is some of the best food around.





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Snatchy
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You are not the first to tell me that. It's on the top of my list to try.





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TigerWise
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You should try Casamentos oysters and gumbo.





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Catman88
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quote:

Gumbo
Galatoire's


Tomato soup gumbos are not going to win over many people here.






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saderade
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quote:

Steak
Mr John's- better than all your places listed






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Snatchy
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Never been to Mr. John's. I will try it next time.





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Darla Hood
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Krazy Klaws on Pinhook for boiled crawfish. Drive-thru only.





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yellowfin
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Where's the boudin category?





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Catman88
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Mr Johns and LaBoca are a lot better than the 3 steak places on the list.





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AHouseDivided
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Tomato soup gumbos are not going to win over many people here.


...and so it begins.






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yellowfin
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re: Best of the Best Louisiana Food Edition


Mr Lesters is better than all of his and yours





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Catman88
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I was just listing for NOLA there. (dont think there is one in nola is there?)

Are you talking about the Cypress Bayou place? Never been.






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brmach
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Haven't been in years, but Pat's in Henderson used to have awesome gumbo. I'm also partial to Maspero poboys.





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yellowfin
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Yeah, it's in Cypress Bayou. It sucks that it's in probably the shittiest none truck stop casino in Louisiana





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iAmBatman
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if only old TulaneLSU were here to help you out with a few of his top 10 lists





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Snatchy
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Mr Lesters is better than all of his and yours


I keep hearing this. I've only eaten at shorty's in Cypress Bayou. Great guacamole.






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Snatchy
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Where's the boudin category?


Good point...

Nunu's is my favorite

Chops in Broussard for Cracklings






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Lester Earl
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cochon has the best boudin in the state





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