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Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant

9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
+1 225-767-9991
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (95 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with six work colleagues. The seafood specials were reaaly tasty. I had the drum fish ponchatrain and it was great. The flavors were well blended. The fish was so well prepared that half way through the meal I noticed I had not...More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Louisiana Lagniappe has delicious fish dishes and an exemplary staff. An award winning favorite of locals for years, we recommend it highly. We've enjoyed their cuisine at a table for two or many more for family celebrations. Enjoy this fine restaurant.

Thank 2songbirds
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a business meeting in the evening and enjoyed the excellent food. The atmosphere is refined, the staff is well-trained and courteous, service is good for a dinner restaurant. My last visit was in the early evening and the place filled up quite...More

Thank LSU_Prof
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very reliable, clean and enjoyable place to get some consistently good food - it is a step up from the normal casual place in town. You can have a conversation, cold beverage and some interesting dishes.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Baton Rouge on my own for business trip. This appears from the street to be nothing special, but based on the rating & reviews, I decided to try Louisiana Lagniappe. I was not disappointed. Since I was by myself, I sat at...More

Thank morandanny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Baton Rouge. No doubt. I've been there several times and always i've been absolutely satisfied of my choice. Especially when i've selected the fresh fish en papillot. Probably the best plate in the town, i would eat the paper too. Great all...More

Thank Fausto G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lagniappe is a restaurant we dine at as much as possible. The oysters lagniappe appetizer is delicious and a must each time we go! Every entree I have ever eaten has been delicious! If you are in the area you need to stop in, you...More

Thank Alisa B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant several times, and we have always been very happy with their delicious food and excellent service. We will definitely be back again!

Thank John C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Rather small restaurant so arrive when they open or wait until 7:30-8:00. Always an early packed house. Consistently Excellent food.

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very authentic south Louisiana seafood, with the waitstaff very attentive. The crowds can be large at times, but the food is worth the wait.

Thank Robert S
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27 October 2017|
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Response from Ronald F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - it is black drum.
Brenda P
25 October 2017|
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Response from Pat B | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. Get there about 6 and enjoy a beverage in the bar while you wait. You will not be sorry you did!
Earlisha W
30 September 2017|
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Response from garysQ9666FW | Reviewed this property |
There is a semiprivate room that holds a small number of people. I'm not sure how many people. You will need to phone the restaurant and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-1525
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-767-9991
  • E-mail
Louisiana Lagniappe Restaurant opened in Destin, Florida in 1984. After 14 years the owners sold the restaurant and returned to their home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. On January 1st 2003 Louisiana Lagniappe opened in its present location at 9990 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. In addition to the old-time favorites Seafood Gumbo and Corn and Crab Bisque we serve many different all house made gumbos, soups and bisques including, Roasted Red Pepper and Jumbo Lump Crab, Duck and Andouille Gumbo, Shrimp and Artichoke, Crab and Brie, Southwestern Seafood Bisque, Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic with Jumbo Lump Crab and Lobster Bisque to name a few. The Eggplant and Jumbo Lump Crab, Barbeque Shrimp, Marinated Blue Crab Claws and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes are a few of the original appetizers from our Destin days that are still favorites to this day. In addition, we offer many new appetizers including house made Boudin Balls, Chipotle Shrimp, Tuna Tataki, Crawfish Wontons, Jumbo Lump Crab and Shrimp Spring Rolls with Ponzu Dipping Sauce, Applewood Smoked Bacon Wrapped Shrimp with Habanero Pomegranate Dipping Sauce, Fried Green Tomatoes with Creole Shrimp Velouté and Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Caribbean Dipping Sauce. Louisiana Lagniappe specializes in Fresh seafood and steaks. We serve fresh Louisiana crawfish dishes only when in season, never frozen or imported. We serve many of our longtime favorite entrées Fish en Papillote, Softshell Crab Pontchartrain, Fish Louisianne and Oysters Lagniappe as well as many new specials that are unique to the Baton Rouge location. Kurobuta Pork Chops with Chipotle Glaze, Seafood Lasagna, Joyce Farms Chicken Florentine, American Red Snapper Fish Tacos with chili lime slaw, roasted corn and cilantro pesto, Smoked Gouda Grits and Grillades of Beef Tenderloin. Our desserts include our house made Key Lime Pie, Crème Brulee, Pecan Pie, Traditional Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, Hot and Gooey Baked Cookie, Blueberry Bread Pudding with Navan Vanilla Cognac Sauce, Bananas Foster Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream, Chocolate Sin Cake and Apple Bread Pudding with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Ice Cream and Pecan Crumbles.
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