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Parrain's Seafood Restaurant

3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
+1 225-381-9922
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (168 reviews)
“dirty rice” (71 reviews)
“andouille” (48 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Driving through Baton Rouge we stopped for lunch and were happy we found Parrsain's. It was hard to find s parking spot at 12:30 pm for lunch on a Thursday, but we got a table within 3 minutes. Great food and service !

Thank morsebernardk
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are looking for fresh seafood, Parrain's is your spot! We stopped in after my daughter's graduation with a party of 18 and only experienced a 30 minute wait on a Friday evening. We all received out appetizers/entrees in a fair amount of time...More

Thank RudyJ225
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in Louisiana seafood and don't want a "chain store" experience, give Parrin's a try. I've yet to have a bad experience there, unlike others in the neighborhood that shall remain nameless. Cold beer, excellent Louisiana seafood with some extras thrown in...More

Thank jeffp1204
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This used to be my favorite restaurant of all. I ordered a drink but informed the waitress I did not want it if it had coconut rum in it. She assured me it didn't. When I received it, I tasted the coconut rum. My rice...More

Thank Trece W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is on the upper end of a neighborhood-type New Orleans style restaurant. The bar is stocked with a good choice of labels, numerous beers on tap, and excellent service. The floors are bare wood, no tablecloths, very large menu selection, and CLEAN. The wait...More

Thank LSU_Prof
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Louisiana food!! Seafood is fresh and prepared perfectly!! You will not be disappointed with either the food or the staff at Parrain's. Pick that special occasion the reserve Parrain's to make it perfect!

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent fish dishes. casual atmosphere. get there early - this place can be packed and require a bit of time waiting for a table.

Thank Bollweevil1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a good place for sampling some good South Louisiana Cuisine. Start with the grilled oysters (we ask to have them cooked a little more than normal). You may then want to try one of the soups of the day and move on...More

Thank BTRtraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 8 ate at Parrain's in early July. The food and service was awesome! Best Green Goddess dressing I have ever had!

Thank mamamaves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is normally a wait, but not too long unless on a holiday. Seared Oysters the best I ever had and I'm not a fan of oysters.

Thank tkt54
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31 January 2017|
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Response from Thewondererca | Reviewed this property |
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10 June 2016|
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Response from boydw562 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday is half priced oyster day. Not sure of any specials on Sunday night, but they do have a wonderful Sunday Brunch.
21 April 2016|
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Response from redhare54 | Reviewed this property |
You could just order oysters on the half shell, etc. This restaurant is so accommodating that I feel you will have no problems.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2256
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-381-9922
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