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Cajun Recipes

For those times you are feeling creative and want the taste of Southwest Louisiana but can't make it to one of our restaurants, how about trying your hand at one of these delicious recipes! Many recipes on here have been submitted by local restaurants; so if done properly, you'll be eating like a Cajun King in no time!

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Calcasieu Crawfish & Grits

Calcasieu Crawfish & Grits Recipe

Golden Nugget Lake Charles

Blackened Snapper with Gulf Seafood

Blackened Snapper with Seafood Topping Recipe

Landry's Seafood House - Golden Nugget Lake Charles

Abita & Cane Syrup Glazed Shrimp

Abita And Cane Syrup Shrimp Recipe

Jack Daniel's Bar & Grill - L'Auberge Casino Resort

Bread Pudding + Rum Sauce

Pujo Street Cafe Recipe

Pujo St. Café

Crawfish Étouffée

Harlequin Steak & Seafood Recipe

The Harlequin

Shrimp Okra Sauce Piquante

Steamboat Bill

Steamboat Bill's

Roasted Crawfish Cakes


L'Auberge Casino Resort

Crawfish Pistolette

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Steamboat Bill's on the Lake

Fish Apollo + Crab au Gratin Sauce

Fish Apollo Recipe

Luna Bar & Grill 

Crab Cake + Lemon Butter Sauce

Isle of Capri Casino

Isle of Capri Casino

Redfish with Pickled Onion + Citrus Slaw

Redfish with Pickled Onion and Citrus Slaw Recipe

Jack Daniel's Bar & Grill - L'Auberge Casino Resort

Cream of Crab Soup

Cream of Soup Crab

Seafood Palace

Parmesan Crusted Chilean Sea Bass

Delta Downs- Parmesan Crusted Chilean Sea Bass with Lump Crab Meat and Lemon Butter Sauce

Delta Downs

Seafood Gumbo


Pat's of Henderson

Gumbo Royale

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submitted by Chef Briant Smith

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Local Cookbooks for Purchase:

Marshes to Mansions Cookbook

Pirate's Pantry Cookbook

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