9 Best Buffets in Louisiana

Buffets are a great way to try samples of food that you might otherwise not try. Southern buffets offer great comfort food seasoned with Cajun spices and flavors that will certainly make your taste buds happy. To enjoy a little bit of everything, check out these awesome Louisiana buffets.  

Rascal’s Cajun Restaurant, Rayne, LA

Southern comfort food and great seafood is what you’ll find at Rascal’s Cajun Restaurant. You might even say it’s like eating at grandma’s house if grandma lived in Louisiana. The laid back, family-friendly atmosphere makes for a pleasurable meal, but don’t expect to it to be fast food. 

Hollis Seafood Buffet, Spearsville, LA

Another great buffet that lets you try different Southern and Cajun-inspired foods like pond-raised catfish and other seafood and great soul food that epitomizes everything delicious about the South. Bring your appetite!

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Thai Pepper, Baton Rouge, LA

If you want authentic Thai food, go to Thai Pepper, a place where the food is prepared by someone who lived in Thailand. Dine in, take out, or enjoy the delicious lunch buffet during the week. It’s a good place to take a group of friends or co-workers, and they have meat, seafood, and vegetarian options.

Bourne’s Restaurant and Catering, Franklinton, LA

Love seafood? Bourne’s is the place to go for great fried shrimp and other seafood available on their very popular buffet. The line is usually long because it’s a local hot spot, so come early or be prepared to wait a bit. It’s worth the drive.

La Cuisine de Maman/Vermilionville Restaurant, Lafayette, LA

Located in the heart of Lafayette, La Cuisine de Maman has daily specials and a great buffet that serves up a hearty menu of Southern favorites like gumbo and rice, your favorite seafood, and homemade biscuits. You can’t get much better than that for the price!

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The Buffet at Harrah's, New Orleans, LA

Part of Harrah’s, this buffet in New Orleans has a small but good hot selection that includes a nice spread of freshly made items. It’s a nice lounge and gives you a chance to relax and enjoy your meal before hitting the casino. 

Big Momma’s Fine Foods, Monroe, LA

Big Momma’s Fine Foods is a Cajun food lover’s paradise. Located in the northern part of the state, this little diner is a Southern food find. The service is quick, the staff is friendly, and the prices are good. Try the fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, and corn bread for sure.

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Raja’s Curry Kitchen & Grill, Lake Charles, LA

Raja’s Curry Kitchen & Grill might not have typical and traditional Southern food, but they have authentic curry, naan, and other Indian dishes. Make sure to try the Butter Chicken and a mango lassi when you go. You'll keep coming back for more. 

Bayou Barn, Marrero, LA

Bayou Barn is a unique venue that offers space for any event you want to celebrate. When planning your special occasion, the talented chefs can prepare a customized catered meal of delicious Cajun and Creole cuisine, and they have several buffet menus from which to choose. 

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