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The Lost Cajun

411 South Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
+1 970-547-8330
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beignets” (126 reviews)
“catfish” (49 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Soups
$$ - $$$
411 South Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened to be walking around on Main Street and found this little gem. Wonderful cajun food and fun little restaurant!

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In addition to giving you a menu, they also bring out a tray with six small bowls of different food they serve (etouffee, seafood gumbo, jambalaya, lobster bisque, etc.). We had an idea of what we were going to order but actually tasting samples made...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in during our trip to Breckenridge. We had the seafood gumbo and the crawfish etouffee. Both were delicious and very authentic. Of course the beignets are not to be missed. We were the only table on the patio but the waitress took great...More

Thank Chrisjb69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their po-boys & beignets are the real deal. Authentic crispy airy New Orleans French bread they have flown in. Their beignets are the best I've ever had - much better than Cafe DuMonde's!

Thank Mestes77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You won't find cajun cooking this good outside Louisiana... and you'd be hard pressed to find much better IN Louisiana. The host invited us in and welcomed us warmly. The server, Danny I believe, would be an asset to any restaurant anywhere. He was quick,...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Went here after 6 on a tuesday. Very home style type of place. had the red beans and rice. very good if a bit on the spicy side.

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We awakened to an unexpected eight inches of snow...on October 2nd. Our warmest clothes were back home, and we wanted something really warm for a late lunch. The Lost Cajun fit the spot! It's a little restaurant on Main Street, but down in a lower...More

Thank DoctorLane
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We tried the crawfish etouffee, the seafood gumbo, and the jambalaya. The etouffee and gumbo had very little seafood in it and the portions were very small. The roux was light and missed the mark a little. There was good spice in the gumbo. We...More

Thank Daresa
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My seafood loving spouse was excited to find this restaurant offering Louisiana style seafood in this Colorado ski town. We shared a seafood platter of fried fish, shrimp, and oysters. The fish fillets were the best part, and the serving was ample for two people....More

Thank TexCul
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Title says it all. The worst part of this restaurant is having to make up your mind....Or you could just come back everyday like we did for 3 days in a row. However the staff understands this dilemma so they will give you a sample...More

Thank Trish R
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Questions & Answers
18 February 2017|
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Response from YPIYCI5 | Reviewed this property |
It probably depends on your timing. We visited on a Sunday for lunch, in October. Our group of eight was easily accommodated. It wouldn't hurt to call ahead.
28 November 2015|
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Response from Cajunn1 | Property representative |
Yes! We have many options that are gluten free. All of our fried seafood is hand battered in corn flour as opposed to regular flour. However, it does get fried in thr same fryer as hush puppies which contain flour. Our cajun... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 South Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Breckenridge
  • Phone Number: +1 970-547-8330
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