Taste Lafayette

Have You Tasted Lafayette, LA? Lafayette, LA has the Cajun and Creole flavors you crave, along with the freshest in Louisiana seafood, and always a little something unexpected - from white tablecloth to white paper napkin, and all of it incredible.

Try your hand at a Classic Crawfish Étouffée recipe from AcadianaTable.com.

Or check out Chef Marc Krampe's Smoked Shrimp and Corn Polenta from Social Southern Table & Bar. View our latest video Do's and Don't's for Tasting Lafayette, LA.

Find out why we were named the Tastiest Town by Southern Living magazine, Best Food Town by Rand McNally and just named to Livability.com's list of the Top 10 Foodie Cities. Then visit and do a little tasting of your own. Check out our list of area restaurants to plan your food-filled adventure, then book your room and let the tasting begin! Watch videos of our taste temptations below, along with chef and seafood industry interviews in our food tours as well as video of writers/bloggers Allston McCrady, Shannon Hurst Lane, and Cheryl DalPozzal and then check out some of the latest writeups from food and travel writers like Aimee Abernathy with Louisiana Cookin' and Susan Benton with 30A Eats.


Click here to find out more about fresh, Louisiana Seafood from the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board.