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Ragin' Cajun

#1,140 of 7,327 Restaurants in Houston}
$$ - $$$American, , Seafood
9600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3205
+1 832-251-7171
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“jambalaya” (5 reviews)
“ragin cajun” (10 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Pub
$$ - $$$
9600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3205
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met a bunch of pals here for a nice Sunday lunch. Nice fresh oysters. Great hush puppies. I am a fan of the beans and rice. The others all had variants of fried seafood. All was fine. Good service and fair prices.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I had lunch with my niece and three little boys. Rustic atmosphere but did not smell fishey. I had the daily special of jambalaya with a side of hush puppies. Delicious! A little spicy but good. Two boys ordered children's menu fried shrimp with French...More

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Good place to grab some LA cooking. Beans and rice are nice and creamy. Just like Mondays in Nawlins. Very good and moist cornbread. Seafood poboys are almost as good as when in Lafayette. Fun atmosphere and friendly service. Good prices.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The food was authentic, but too spicy for me. They should have served more water. It was a cool place still.

Thank Kristian M
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The fried shrimp was very good and my son enjoyed his shrimp poboy. The staff was friendly and courteous.

Thank tgip2016
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I believe the prices are too high for the quality of the food. The crawfish poboy was good, but the gumbo rue didn't taste too good.

Thank BettyBoop4930
Reviewed 15 February 2017

First time to try this RC location on Gessner at Westheimer. I always have a good meal when I go with the seafood, but today I wanted a Muffalotta. It's not that it was bad, it was average with nothing exceptional about it. All the...More

Thank CaptainSPI
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great food!! I had 1/2 fried crawfish, 1/2 etoufee... Very tasty! Hubby had shrimp brochettes, he won! Really yummy! And of course we shared the boudin balls, really good!!! Only thing for me, could have used more spice! I like it hot.

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This Westheimer location is an outpost of the original Ragin Cajun on Richmond which has been serving up original Louisiana fare for decades. The red beans and rice and jambalaya are some of the best in town. Full bar, Zydeco music and a great staff...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Havent visited Raging Cajun in almost a year and it was better than I remembered! Do not let the wonderful price on the oysters on half shell fool you (greaaat price!!!!) They are fresh shucked at the bar to order and have a very clean...More

Thank kqhgo
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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: 9600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-251-7171
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