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Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Seafood,
9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
+1 225-767-9991
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant
1. Best food in town!
"It's like fine dining New Orleans style. The seafood is fresh."
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2. Excellent Wine List
"the most reasonably priced wines list in the city by the glass "
Richard L K
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3. Seafood Gumbo
"The seafood gumbo is so good as a starter."
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great value for price! Excellent food!! Go there quite often! Do not take reservation so be prepared to wait,but worth it!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Experience639957
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I was in town for work. A colleague said that she always goes here when she is in town. The food here is incredible. I have no problem saying that I was served some of the best seafood I have ever had at this restaurant....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Justin T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious cajun menus. Small, intimate environment. A small intimate environment. Parking is there however limited private parking lot.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dobbvac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Baton Rouge for Thanksgiving. Our flight was delayed getting here so we arrived later than expected. After checking into our hotel I hit the Trip Advisor app for a restaurant near the hotel. This place popped up. Lucky us. Fantastic food and service. Tre’...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ganta07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been frequenting LA Lagniappe since it opened almost 25years ago, multiple times each year, and we have never been disappointed. The consistency in the quality of the food and preparation of the food is quite astounding. I cannot think of any other restaurant (even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ANesbit
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Excellent food. Probably best in town. Only trouble is itfills up immediately upon opening It’s the best in town

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Larence N
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a visit with family and friends after my son’s graduation from LSU. The food and service was excellent. Baton Rouge has a lot of good restaurants but when you are looking for something extraordinary, this is the place!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank phadrar
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

On football weekends, I advise you to get to the restaurant by 6:00 to avoid a wait of 60 minutes or more. The food and service were great. I had the Fresh Fish en Papillate. It’s very rich but I highly recommend it. The Oysters...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Barry M
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Our first time here. What a great experience. Came in at 8 pm. on a Thursday. No waiting. Warm welcome and reception. Great atmosphere. Excellent service from Carly and excellent food. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CobaltConnection
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We have eaten at Louisiana Lagniappe several times. From the wait, to the service, to the food's preparation, each time was disappointing. The last time we went was for a friend's birthday because she chose it. [she had a gift certificate or she's in a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank BBordelon25
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Response from R G | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask.
27 October 2017|
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Response from Ronald F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - it is black drum.
Brenda P
25 October 2017|
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Response from Pat B | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. Get there about 6 and enjoy a beverage in the bar while you wait. You will not be sorry you did!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-767-9991
  • E-mail
Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant opened in Destin, Florida in 1984. After 14 years the owners sold the restaurant and returned to their home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. On January 1st 2003 Louisiana Lagniappe opened in its present location at 9990 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. In addition to the old-time favorites Seafood Gumbo and Corn and Crab Bisque we serve many different all house made gumbos, soups and bisques including, Roasted Red Pepper and Jumbo Lump Crab, Duck and Andouille Gumbo, Shrimp and Artichoke, Crab and Brie, Southwestern Seafood Bisque, Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic with Jumbo Lump Crab and Lobster Bisque to name a few. The Eggplant and Jumbo Lump Crab, Barbeque Shrimp, Marinated Blue Crab Claws and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes are a few of the original appetizers from our Destin days that are still favorites to this day. In addition, we offer many new appetizers including house made Boudin Balls, Chipotle Shrimp, Tuna Tataki, Crawfish Wontons, Jumbo Lump Crab and Shrimp Spring Rolls with Ponzu Dipping Sauce, Applewood Smoked Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Habanero Pomegranate Dipping Sauce, Fried Green Tomatoes with Creole Shrimp Velouté and Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Caribbean Dipping Sauce. Louisiana Lagniappe specializes in Fresh seafood and steaks. We serve fresh Louisiana crawfish dishes only when in season, never frozen or imported. We serve many of our longtime favorite entrées Fish en Papillote, Softshell Crab Pontchartrain, Fish Louisianne and Oysters Lagniappe as well as many new specials that are unique to the Baton Rouge location. Kurobuta Pork Chops with Chipotle Glaze, Seafood Lasagna, Joyce Farms Chicken Florentine, American Red Snapper Fish Tacos with chili lime slaw, roasted corn and cilantro pesto, Smoked Gouda Grits and Grillades of Beef Tenderloin. Our desserts include our house made Key Lime Pie, Crème Brulee, Pecan Pie, Traditional Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, Hot and Gooey Baked Cookie, Blueberry Bread Pudding with Navan Vanilla Cognac Sauce, Bananas Foster Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream, Chocolate Sin Cake and Apple Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream and Pecan Crumbles.
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