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10 Spots For Crawfish That Critics Keep Crushing On

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Crawfish Alert! Mudbug season is finally going full force, and for those who have yet to partake, you'll be happy to know that prices are starting to drop. To celebrate, here's a map of where the critics, including Brett Anderson, Scott Gold and the Un McKnownty Food Critic, keep gobbling up mudbugs. This map includes bars, new restaurants, old favorites, and hidden gems. Happy pinching and peeling, y'all.


More of Critic's Top Boiling Spots
· Perino's Boiling Pot
· Big Fishermen Seafood
· Fisherman's Cove
· Salvo's
· Bucktown Burger & Fish Co.
· Harbor Seafood & Oyster Bar

· 6 New Orleans bars that serve great boiled crawfish [NOLA.com]
· All Crawfish Coverage [-ENOLA-]

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Bevi Seafood Co.

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This seafood market/restaurant, opened by Nola native/Peristyle and Southern Yacht Club alum Justin Leblanc and family is currently THE talk of food critics in search of crawfish, now at $3.99/lb berled.

2. Maple Leaf Bar

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8316 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 866-9359
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Brett Anderson seems rather obsessed iwth this experimental crawfish boil from Jason Seither, offered every Sunday. Seither is known to include rabbit, boudin, frog legs, pineapple and more strange beasts in the boil. Free with $10 cover charge.

3. Seither's Seafood

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279 Hickory Ave
Harahan, LA 70123
(504) 738-1116
Jason Seither does a more traditional boil than the one at Maple Leaf at his eponymous seafood market/restaurant out in Harahan.

4. Cosimos

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1201 Burgundy St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-5636
Two pounds of crawfish with corn and potatoes at this Quarter haunt will set you back $7.

5. R Bar

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1431 Royal St
New Orleans, LA 70116
Red Blanchard has manning the pot for the R Bar's FREE Friday boil for over 10 years. But please, leave the man a tip.

6. Mid-City Yacht Club

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440 S Saint Patrick St
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 483-2517
MCYC also does a Friday night boil that starts around 5 p.m. with two pounds setting you back $10. They have a great new outside seating area too.

7. JB's Bar & Grill

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115 Focis St
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 301-4960
Four pounds of crawfish will set you back $13, every Friday starting at about 4 p.m.

8. Warehouse Grille

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869 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70130
This Warehouse District bar and grill does boils on Fridays and Sundays around 4 p.m. $15 gets you three pounds of crawfish. And they have over 40 beers on tap, and also do crawfish quesadillas.

9. J&J Seafood

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632 Franklin Avenue
Gretna, LA 70053
Six Jackson brothers serve up extremely juicy crawfish at this hidden gem in Gretna, open from 12 to 7 p.m. on Tues-Sat and 12 to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

10. Schaefer & Rusich Seafood

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1726 Lake Ave.
Metairie, LA
(504) 833-3973
Both Gold and Anderson have mentioned Schaefer's this season. It's a top choice for boiled crawfish on the go. $4/lb, or is you pay in cash $3.75/lb.

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1. Bevi Seafood Co.

Metairie, LA
This seafood market/restaurant, opened by Nola native/Peristyle and Southern Yacht Club alum Justin Leblanc and family is currently THE talk of food critics in search of crawfish, now at $3.99/lb berled.

2. Maple Leaf Bar

8316 Oak St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Brett Anderson seems rather obsessed iwth this experimental crawfish boil from Jason Seither, offered every Sunday. Seither is known to include rabbit, boudin, frog legs, pineapple and more strange beasts in the boil. Free with $10 cover charge.
8316 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118

3. Seither's Seafood

279 Hickory Ave, Harahan, LA 70123
Jason Seither does a more traditional boil than the one at Maple Leaf at his eponymous seafood market/restaurant out in Harahan.
279 Hickory Ave
Harahan, LA 70123

4. Cosimos

1201 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70116
Two pounds of crawfish with corn and potatoes at this Quarter haunt will set you back $7.
1201 Burgundy St
New Orleans, LA 70116

5. R Bar

1431 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70116
Red Blanchard has manning the pot for the R Bar's FREE Friday boil for over 10 years. But please, leave the man a tip.
1431 Royal St
New Orleans, LA 70116

6. Mid-City Yacht Club

440 S Saint Patrick St, New Orleans, LA 70119
MCYC also does a Friday night boil that starts around 5 p.m. with two pounds setting you back $10. They have a great new outside seating area too.
440 S Saint Patrick St
New Orleans, LA 70119

7. JB's Bar & Grill

115 Focis St, Metairie, LA 70005
Four pounds of crawfish will set you back $13, every Friday starting at about 4 p.m.
115 Focis St
Metairie, LA 70005

8. Warehouse Grille

869 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130
This Warehouse District bar and grill does boils on Fridays and Sundays around 4 p.m. $15 gets you three pounds of crawfish. And they have over 40 beers on tap, and also do crawfish quesadillas.
869 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70130

9. J&J Seafood

632 Franklin Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053
Six Jackson brothers serve up extremely juicy crawfish at this hidden gem in Gretna, open from 12 to 7 p.m. on Tues-Sat and 12 to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
632 Franklin Avenue
Gretna, LA 70053

10. Schaefer & Rusich Seafood

1726 Lake Ave., Metairie, LA
Both Gold and Anderson have mentioned Schaefer's this season. It's a top choice for boiled crawfish on the go. $4/lb, or is you pay in cash $3.75/lb.
1726 Lake Ave.
Metairie, LA

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