Louisiana Dining May 11, 2018
7 Louisiana Restaurants Serving The Best Boudin & Cracklins You’ll Ever Eat
Boudin and cracklins are the peanut butter and jelly of the Cajun world. Next time you’re on the hunt for some of these delicious Cajun delicacies, go ahead and stop by one of these amazing restaurants that are serving some of the best boudin and cracklins you’ll ever eat.
1. Billy’s Boudin & Cracklin
When Boudin & Cracklin is in the name of the restaurant, you know it’s going to be good. Their boudin balls are legendary and became so popular that they now ship them so you can have these tasty treats no matter where you live.
There are three Billy's locations to choose from:
523 Apollo Rd., Scott, LA 70583
904 Short Vine St., Opelousas, LA 70570
24467 US-190 Krotz Springs, LA 70750.
2. Chicken on the Bayou & Boudin Shop
Opened in 1992, this no-frills Cajun joint not only serves some of the best boudin and cracklins around, but their menu is filled with all kinds of Cajun delicacies like alligator po'boys, seafood gumbo, crawfish étouffée, and so much more. Plus, you can pick up all your favorite Cajun seasonings and sauces from the country shop.
Address: 2926 Grand Point Hwy., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
Poche’s has been a family owned and operated business since 1962, and quickly became a favorite with the locals. This triple threat is a restaurant, market, and smokehouse and they definitely know their way around a boudin sausage or two.
Address: 3015 Main Hwy. A, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517.
Prejean’s has been cooking up mouth-watering Cajun food since 1980, and you’d be doing yourself a disservice if you don’t swing by to enjoy a meal here. Of course, the boudin and cracklins are always a favorite dish.
3480 NE Evangeline Trwy., Lafayette, LA 70507
5. Ronnie’s Boudin & Cracklin House
Billed as "the best boudin and cracklins east of the Mississippi," Ronnie’s is the place to go when you’re looking for a hearty plate of boudin and cracklins in the Baton Rouge area.
Address: 9726 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70815
6. Sonnier’s Boudin
Stop by Sonnier’s for delicious boudin and cracklins that’ll make your taste buds explode! You can order their boudin smoked, regular, or spicy, and while you’re there, go ahead and grab some gumbo—you won’t regret it.
Address: 1217 Mill St., Lake Charles, LA 70601
7. Tony’s Seafood
Family owned and operated since 1959, Tony’s serves dozens of delicious boudin balls. From their traditional to crawfish to shrimp & crab boudin, you’ll find yourself coming back here again and again to try them all.
Address: 5215 Plank Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70805
Where’s your favorite place to grab some boudin and cracklins? Let us know in the comments below!