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Cafe' Vermilionville

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1304 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503-2906
+1 337-237-0100
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, know that I am a local and have eaten at this restaurant numerous times over the years. It is one of my favorites. I love the food and atmosphere. Because of all of these things the experience we received yesterday was an extreme disappointment. I was there with 8 coworkers celebrating a birthday. There was also large... More 

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Houston, Texas
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the better restaurants in Lafayette in my opinion. The main dining room has large windows overlooking a garden. The seafood is well prepared and fresh.

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Thank Jopper
Lafayette, LA, United States
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Friends met up to catch up. We knew Cafe V was quiet enough for pleasant conversation but we also benefited from excellent service and good food at reasonable prices. Winning dishes were Wedge Salad and Scallops.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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84 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This restaurant is a great place for a date, for a business luncheon, or anytime you just want great food and to feel pampered. It is not a place to show up in shabby clothes, or shorts. While business casual and even nice jeans would work, you'll certainly feel right at home in your Sunday best. Go. Enjoy the food.... More 

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Thank ucmband
Lewsiville, TX
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I can say with a great degree of confidence that their gumbo and jambalaya are excellent. I tried them both.

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Thank BandM652
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I went to this place during their summer concert series and the menu options were perfect but for the price the food was scarce. The entree seemed to be a standard appetizer, but it was of good quality. The interior is great; however, the location is surrounded by several fast food restaurants so the outside area seems cheap.

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Thank John A
Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We were regulars at Café V's during the 90's and up till 2005 or so when they changed chefs. we have revisited several times since then but have always been disappointed It is a wonderful location and a beautiful restaurant and garden but the service and food are no longer up to their previous level of excellence . My favorite... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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206 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Cafe Vermilionville has been in business for many years and when you visit you understand why. They understand that having first class atmosphere (thinks crisp white table linens), old school charm (classic plantation home decor) and excellent service is important, but it's the food that keeps people coming back. For our anniversary dinner we shared the lobster sauté appetizer, which... More 

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We rolled into town to take a break from Houston. Looked around and found this gem. Fantastic food and amazing history!

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time dining at vermilionville. It was a great dinner for our 10th anniversary! We ordered off the pre fixe menu/eat Lafayette special. My husband upgraded to the steak Louis. It was fabulous!!!! I had the Madeira chicken with these delicious potatoes! And key lime pie was really yummy. Beautiful courtyard, would love to sit outside and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503-2906
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-237-0100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?