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Charley G's Seafood Grill

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3809 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70503-5275
+1 337-981-0108
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17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:00
Sat 05:30 - 22:00
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Dallas
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135 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic. I had the steak and asked them to blacken it. Delicious. The rest of the meal was similarly delicious. All of the desserts were terrific and each of the four of us had something different. Now for the thing that I didn't like and will keep me away: they have live music. And it's loud. So... More 

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1 Thank BigDTravel
ctgoodson, Owner at Charley G's Seafood Grill, responded to this review

Good Morning, Would you mind telling us when you dined with us? We would like to fix the noise issue and aren't sure if its the piano music, a full restaurant or something else. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our food. Chef Holly and her staff work very hard to provide our guests with the best possible... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Made reservations for 5 at 6pm on Saturday. We arrived early but seated immediately. Was prom night so a little busy but Tristan and staff were awesome. Attentive, pleasant, informative of menu and preparation of food. Our appetizer was the Charley G sampler with crab cakes. Awesome choice!Three ordered the suggested Salmon dish one ordered the Pan Seared Sea Bass... More 

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Abbeville, Louisiana
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54 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Charlie G's has long been touted as one of the finest places to dine. There is a distinct difference dining and eating, and Charlie G's was supposed to be one. Well.......not so much. There were seven of us for the Easter Brunch, and we were seated in a timely fashion. When the server brought the menus, he was just passing... More 

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Thank James R
ctgoodson, Owner at Charley G's Seafood Grill, responded to this review

Mr. Ruiz, We are disappointed you did not enjoy your brunch with us Sunday. We try very hard to please every customer on every visit. It looks like we failed you. I have been trying to contact you to discuss your visit with no luck, I will try again today. Charlie Goodson Partner, Southern Hospitality Kitchens Charley G's Social Southern... More 

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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Charlie G's is a unique, one of a kind restaurant that serves top notch Cajun and Creole cuisine. The kitchen is built so that guest can see the chefs preparing the dishes. Although expensive, it is well worth it.

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Thank Mike E
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161 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Love the atmosphere! The wait staff was well trained, courteous and knowledgeable. I got the shrimp scampi and a salad. My dinner guest got the special for the night which was a salmon dish. We had the coconut shrimp appetizer and bread pudding for dessert. Everything was very tasty. Definitely pricey though with a $126 tab.

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Thank JLGlenn
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This was an amazing experience, the service was great and only outshined by the food. A+ The steak was out of this world.

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Thank tfreeman76
Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The atmosphere is simple elegance, incredible wait staff, and amazing food. Lunch or dinner. Always consistent.

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Thank Carlos M
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Hadn't been in a while. Holly G. and the gang are still killin' it. Justin and the front of the house provided top notch service. Nate, our server is the best. Maybe even better than famed server, Steven Stein. Maybe.

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Eunice, Louisiana
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere, awesome menu and drink choices with outstanding wine list and service. We recently dined here for my husband's birthday. He is a great cook so he isn't easily impressed while dining out. Let's just say that he thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here. The appetizer was awesome as well as our entrees, sides and of course dessert. Our wine... More 

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Lafayette, LA
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place. The food is always wonderful and the gumbo is so good! How do they get the roux so dark and not burn it??!!!! Always like the garlic and toast points here too! I bring out of towners here for the great food and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70503-5275
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-981-0108

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?