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Dwight's

4800 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-4836
+1 337-981-1241
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“boiled crawfish” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
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LOCATION
4800 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-4836
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11 - 20 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Someone at our hotel suggested Dwights for dinner, a local Cajun place for dinner. Dwights was interesting.....! And 'rustic'. Definitely a local joint, but popular. And the food was good. My husband had a Crawfish Etouffee, a local dish, & I had a big steak,...More

Thank minxSydney
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We got plate lunches which were served cafeteria style. Had 6 different entrees to chose from and about 6 sides to choose from, Also had dessert and roll to go with it. Plenty of food. You will not leave hungry. I had the fried shrimp...More

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Come here every time I visit son, he always fills up on 3-5 lbs of boiled crawfish, so far my favorite is the half fried tails/ half etouftee.

Thank travelinggranna
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Picked up a couple of chicken barbeque plate lunches to go. Very generous portions. Chicken quarter with four sides for under $10. The sides were all well seasoned. The chicken was a little over cooked but still very tasty. Hit the spot for what I...More

Thank Debrahawkins
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Arrived there and place was PACKED already. Parking space is limited- we parked about a block away on a side street & worried about car getting towed but it wasn't. Nearly an hour wait for table on a Friday but once seated, service was pretty...More

Thank DKLT
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Reasonably priced, great food, "local joint" atmosphere. Nothing real sophisticated, but good eats. Kickin' crawfish! - seasoned to be edible, not fiery hot.

Thank PARebob
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here with my in laws Saturday night, where we destroyed about 15 lbs of crawfish. The food was plenty and delicious, and I would definitely eat there again. Only suggestion for improvement? Have some beers on tap. 5 stars regardless.

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Best crawfish ever- they are perfectly seasoned and taste like butter. The prices are the going rate- but the taste is above and beyond! Staff is friendly. This is a very busy place- locals know what's good!

Thank vickibme1960
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Got a BBQ pork dinner that was a first but not a last. They give you 4 sides and got double rice, potato salad, pork n beans and dinner roll. The BBQ chicken is usually my choice but glad I changed up. Very good quality...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

As always great food!! Best boiled crawfish you will ever eat!! And don't forget to try the Sunday BBQ!! Pork steaks are delicious !!

Thank RoyerLafayette_LA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4800 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-4836
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-981-1241
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