We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sammy's Grill

8635 Highland Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-6851
+1 225-766-9600
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boiled crawfish” (70 reviews)
“seafood” (102 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8635 Highland Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-6851
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (806)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 801 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was recommended to us by a local and we weren't disappointed. Food was great & plentiful..hubby had a seafood Po'Boy which was massive & I had seafood au gratin which was delicious. Staff attentive - offered me a sampler of strawberry beer to...More

Thank NorfolkTractorgirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the crawfish, catfish étouffée, fried catfish and crawfish jambalaya! It was all amazing and the service was wonderful! We even got a lesson on boiling the catfish from the gentleman in the back 🙂

Thank PMcAlister
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was all good as far as I Know . I had the Blackened Redfish , crawfish in sauce on top , wife had Bayou Catfish with the similar topping . Both were excellent . A few guests had the Boiled Crawfish Platter that...More

Thank Dan'l L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time at Sammy's. Food was ok, but restaurant overall was dirty. Our waitress was "alone", and had a hard time keeping up. She did get some help as we were leaving.

Thank Andrian A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meet friends at this place, which was packed, but the wait time wasn't long - about 15 minutes. The waitress immediately came to the table and got the drink order from a good selection of beer and wine. Food was served hot and fresh; cooked...More

Thank Khammesf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I phone ordered crawfish to go... i was shocked when my bill was $55 for 8 pounds of crawfish. It was seasoned well a bit on the salty side, and not as juicy as i like. I live in Alabama where its $3.50 per pound...More

Thank 123sade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No one beats sammys, it's got the best boiled crawfish in Louisiana without a doubt. Plus really cheerful crowd and staff, my favorite place to grab food with friends.

Thank HeidiBatonRouge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving through, looked up a fairly priced restaurant to stop at eat - all five couples were pleased and fully satisfied. The food tasted great - great portions for your buck and a good variety on the menu.

Thank D_Alejandros2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling for a week throughout the South, we did extensive research to find the BEST boiled crawfish for our final night in Baton Rouge. While we had a short wait for a table, we saw amazing platters of boiled crawfish with corn and potatoes. It...More

Thank JLBarry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service, great environment! Food was delicious,hot,and plentiful. Wait staff was very knowledgeable of menu and great with recommendations.

Thank Melvin S
Nearby HotelsSee all 77 hotels in Baton Rouge
Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
573 reviews
3.44 km away
L'Auberge Casino & Hotel
499 reviews
3.81 km away
TownePlace Suites Baton Rouge South
106 reviews
4.11 km away
Hyatt Place Baton Rouge/I-10
510 reviews
4.36 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Roux 61
162 reviews
2.39 km away
Brew-Bacher's Grill
35 reviews
2.35 km away
Casa Maria Mexican Restaurant
28 reviews
2.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
LSU Rural Life Museum
307 reviews
4.67 km away
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
151 reviews
1.92 km away
L'Auberge Casino & Hotel
276 reviews
4.08 km away
Mall of Louisiana
78 reviews
4.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sammy's Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8635 Highland Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-6851
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-766-9600
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Stay in the know!
Get the latest updates on restaurants and more in Edinburgh.
Join TripAdvisor