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The 10 Worst Examples Of Louisiana Cuisine You’ve Ever Seen

Growing up in Louisiana, I’ve learned to basically avoid Louisiana food when I leave the state. I just know it’s not going to be the same. Plenty of people have told me that there are places that get it right—and I’m sure there are. But writing this article was truly eye opening; what some people are calling Louisiana food just isn’t right. Here are some of the worst offenders:

Well what can I say? I guess these places tried. But they did not quite succeed. And this is why I’m always wary of eating Louisiana food outside of the state. They just don’t get it quite right. Do you have a story or have had an experience like this before? Let us know in the comments below! We love to hear from you.

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting