Lafourche Parish Family-Friendly Restaurants


Translating directly from French to ‘the fork,’ Lafourche lives up to its name with plenty of family-friendly restaurants for Cajun cuisine

Though officially meaning a fork in the Mississippi River, Lafourche Parish does its name justice in all of the interpretations, with a strong emphasis on Cajun cuisine. Families of all tastes and preferences will find unique flavors to satisfy even the pickiest eaters.

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The Kajun Twist in Louisiana

In Louisiana’s Cajun Bayou lies The Kajun Twist, a restaurant serving up family specialties for lunch and dinner. The Kajun Twist places a strong emphasis on preserving the deep-rooted passion for cooking that lies in Lafourche Parish. Additionally, it’s also a stop on the award-winning Cajun Bayou Food Trail. They offer daily specials, including roasted chicken, ground meat spaghetti, and garlic butter shrimp. This is a great place to take the whole family, as they have a Little Free Library in-house where your little ones can flip through some local literature!

A Stop on the Cajun Bayou Food Trail

Grady V’s in Lafourche Parish

Laforche Parish, LA

Popular Lafourche Parish restaurants for families include Grady V’s for authentic Cajun fare. 

For some hot takes on Louisiana classics, head to Grady V’s for some delicious Cajun cuisine. Grady V’s is located in Thibodaux, LA and is sure to satisfy any palate. Their offerings include Saturday Brunch, a yummy kid’s menu, and many notable Chef Favorites. Be sure to try their Blue Crab Beignets, Boudin-Stuffed Chicken with Bourbon Glaze, and Cajun Redfish Pirogue. Wash it all down with a Back Porch Tea or Pineapple Mojito.

What to Drink at Grady V’s

Spahr’s Seafood Restaurant in Louisiana

If you’re looking for an authentic Cajun experience, look no further than Spahr’s Seafood located in Des Allemands, LA. With a focus on culinary excellence and hospitality, Spahr’s aims to preserve local culture and traditions through food. They serve a comprehensive menu highlighting seafood, po’boys, and dishes straight off the grill. Most importantly, their Gumbo is world-famous; they created the original Catfish Chips, and their Bloody Marys are made from scratch. Check out their down-south delicacies for yourself on their menu.

Spahr’s Seafood Selection

Cinclare Southern Bistro in Lafourche Parish, LA

Laforche Parish, LA

Family-friendly Lafourche Parish restaurants include Cinclare Southern Bistro for a special meal with your group.

If you’re looking for a fine dining experience that offers a seasonal menu, check out Cinclare Southern Bistro in downtown Thibodaux. This establishment offers a creative and innovative take on ‘Contemporary Southern’ food. Serving southern classics with a unique flair, Cinclare maintains the integrity of the dishes while combining them with uncommon ingredients. They boast a beautiful bar with a rotating cocktail list and a respectable whiskey and wine list. As for food, they offer a simple menu, specializing in seasonal selections.

Cinclare’s Winter Menu Offerings

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