Cajun Restaurants in Hattiesburg, MS

Art of Roux Cajun/Creole • $
208 N 38th Ave Suite 10, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Hamburger Poboy with Homemade Slaw
Cup of Red Beans and Rice
Ham and Cheese Poboy
Fried Oyster Poboy
Fancy Burger Poboy
Bread Pudding
Chicken Plate
Catfish Plate
French Bread
Shrimp Poboy

“Art of Roux, located in a gas station, offers excellent food and service with a smile. Their menu features delicious options like the debris sub with cajun fries, shrimp poboy, and gumbo. The fried catfish and cajun fries are also highly recommended, with perfect seasoning and crispy texture. The dining room is clean and well-maintained, and the staff is courteous and personable. With vented boxes to keep food crispy, Art of Roux provides a 10 out of 10 experience, making it a must-visit for a classic poboy experience that rivals those found in New Orleans.“

4.6 Superb76 Reviews
Louisiana Sister Cajun Gourmet Cajun/Creole • $
3971 US 49, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Creole Gumbo Jambalaya
Shrimp Chicken Creole
Chicken Etouffee
Boudin Plate

“Louisiana Sister Cajun Gourmet is a must-visit hidden gem that offers a taste of Mardi Gras with its delicious Cajun cuisine. The restaurant is known for its extra-huge portions, delicious meals stuffed with classic Cajun proteins, and a lively, entertaining atmosphere. The gumbo, rolls, and artichoke bisque are all praised, and the hospitality of the "sisters" is a highlight. While the restaurant's hours may have been an issue in the past, they have since been updated, making it a reliable dining destination.“

4.8 Superb24 Reviews
South Mississippi Crawfish Company Cajun • $$
5032 Old Hwy 11, Hattiesburg

“Crawfish were seasoned well“

3.8 Good7 Reviews
Half Shell Oyster House Seafood • $$
6555 US-98 #1, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Char Grilled Oysters on the Half Shell
Oyster Rockefeller DZ
Oysters Rockefeller
Charbroiled Oysters
Sweet Potato Creme
Oysters Bienville
Cup Seafood Gumbo
Royal Red Shrimp
Half Shell Salad
Grilled Redfish

“Half Shell Oyster House is a top-notch dining destination that consistently impresses with its outstanding food and exceptional service. The restaurant's steaks are cooked to perfection, and the seafood options, including raw oysters, crab and shrimp dip, shrimp and grits, and grilled oysters, are all delicious. The chefs special and shrimp and crawfish alfredo are also highly recommended. The atmosphere is calm and quiet, making it an ideal spot for special occasions. The servers, including Cooper, Kay, and James, provide attentive and respectful service, making diners feel welcome and cared for. The restaurant is also wheelchair accessible, with easy access to the parking lot and ladies' room. Overall, Half Shell Oyster House is a must-visit for anyone looking for a memorable dining experience.“

4.5 Superb128 Reviews
Patio 44 Hattiesburg Cajun/Creole • $$
3822 W 4th St, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Blackened Redfish on the Half Shell
Patio 44 Redfish on the Half Shell
New Orleans Style Shrimp PO'Boy
Bayou Crawfish Nachos
Fried Green Tomatoes
Chicken and Waffles
Blackened Catfish
Crawfish Etouffee
Crawfish Pasta
Shrimp Alfredo

“Patio 44 Hattiesburg offers delicious food in large portions, with a lovely outdoor seating area and welcoming service. The indoor space is a bit smaller, but the location is great with plenty of parking. Some dishes may not hit the mark in terms of taste, but there are standout options like the pork chop with BBQ sauce. The staff is friendly and attentive, with a good selection of drinks available.“

3.9 Good134 Reviews
Crescent City Grill Seafood • $$
3810 Hardy St, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Crescent City Nachos Au Gratin
White Chocolate Bread Pudding
Bowl Corn and Crab Bisque
Oysters on the Half Shell
Chargrilled Oysters
Stuffed Mushrooms
Mardi Gras Pasta
Cajun Enchilada
Shrimp Etouffee
Green Tomatoes

“Crescent City Grill is a popular destination known for its delicious food and exceptional service. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes, including Roast duck eggrolls, crabmeat empanada, Crawfish pie with jambalaya, shrimp and grits, and etouffee. The food is flavorful and well-seasoned, with dishes like the Roast duck eggrolls and Crawfish pie receiving high praise. The service is top-notch, with friendly and attentive servers like Lisa, who provides great guidance and ensures a seamless dining experience. The atmosphere is charming, with both modern and traditional touches, and the outdoor dining space is a highlight. While some dishes may benefit from tweaking seasoning levels, overall, Crescent City Grill is a must-visit destination for foodies.“

4.2 Good112 Reviews
The Juicy Crab Hattiesburg Seafood • $$
6163 US-98, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Garlic Butter Shrimp
Fried Shrimp Basket
Fried Oyster Basket
clst Snow Crab Legs
Corn on the Cob
King Crab Legs
Chicken Wings
French Fries
Lobster Tail
Boiled Shrimp

“The Juicy Crab Hattiesburg is a popular seafood restaurant known for its generous portions and affordable prices. The menu offers a variety of daily and monthly specials, as well as happy hour options. Customers praise the attentive service and the inclusion of bibs, wet wipes, and gloves for a messy but enjoyable dining experience.“

4.2 Good97 Reviews
Mahogany Bar Bar & Grill • $$
3810 Hardy St, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

New Orleans Sloppy Roast Beef PO Boy
Oysters on the Half Shell
Fried Green Tomatoes
Cajun Cobb Salad
Tuna Appetizer
Shrimp PO Boy
Seafood Gumbo
Debris Poboy

“Mahogany Bar offers great food and nice staff, with exceptional service and drinks. The patio is a great spot to enjoy pizzas and wine deals. Although there may be occasional delays in food preparation, the friendly staff, including Tina, Luke, and Matt, make up for it with their phenomenal service.“

4.2 Good43 Reviews
Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux - Hattiesburg Restaurant Family • $
4400 Hardy St, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Devils on Horseback
Crawfish Etouffee
Boom Boom Shrimp
Mozzarella Logs
Buffalo Chicken
Stuffed Burger
Alligator
Catfish
Redfish
Fries

“Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux in Hattiesburg offers a great atmosphere with delicious food and drinks. The staff, including Kaley, Bri, and Lydia Walters, are friendly and welcoming, providing excellent service. The traditional wings are a favorite, and the cold beers are a perfect match for a quick and delicious meal. The manager, Lydia, is always present and hands-on, ensuring a calm and welcoming environment for all guests. Whether you're a recurring guest or visiting for the first time, Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux is a great spot to relax, have a drink, and enjoy some tasty appetizers.“

4.1 Good81 Reviews
K & J Subs and Seafood Sandwich Shop • $
3317 Hardy St #10, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich Only
Philly Cheesesteak Combo
Cheese & Bacon Fries
Sausage 2 Piece
BBQ Cheesesteak
Snow Crab Legs
Chicken Philly
Chicken Wings
Classic Fries
French Fries

“K & J Subs and Seafood offers a variety of seafood and sandwich options. The seafood dishes, such as the half-pound of headless shrimp tossed in a garlic butter sauce, received mixed reviews, with some finding the texture of the sauce to be grainy and salty. The Crawfish cheesesteak was praised for its flavor, but it was also noted as being very spicy, causing one customer's husband to only eat the fries. The service was described as fast and prompt, but not particularly friendly. Despite some inconsistencies, the Philly cheesesteak and chicken bacon ranch sub were praised as being "absolutely perfect," and the customer said they would definitely return.“

4 Good28 Reviews
BlackWater Restaurant Bar • $$
6409 US-98, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Cajun Blackened Chicken
Blackwater Bites
Catfish Platter
PO-Boys

“BlackWater Restaurant is a local gem with a fun atmosphere, excellent service, and good food. The staff is friendly and engaging, making guests feel welcome. The menu offers a range of options, including blackened red fish and boiled shrimp platter, which is outstanding in both taste and quantity. While prices may be a bit higher than expected, they are considered fair by many. The restaurant also features live music and karaoke, although the song selection is limited to country music. Overall, BlackWater Restaurant is a great spot for a night out with friends or a date.“

3.8 Good18 Reviews
Poppa's Original Wharf Seafood Seafood • $
7 Rivers Dr, Hattiesburg

Customers` Favorites

Seafood Platter with Seafood Gumbo
Poppa's Famous Seafood Platter
Catfish and Shrimp Basket
A Shrimp & Oyster Poboy
New Orleans Beignets
1 lb Boiled Shrimp
Crawfish Puppies
Coffee Icecream
Fried Mushrooms
Crawfish Sausage

“Poppa's Original Wharf Seafood is a highly recommended restaurant known for its delicious seafood and friendly staff. The establishment offers a wide variety of menu items, including crowd-pleasing favorites like crawfish, catfish, fried green tomatoes, and onion rings. The restaurant is also praised for its quick service, affordable prices, and accommodating atmosphere.“

4 Good85 Reviews