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Dudley's Cajun Cafe

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1601 E Marshall Ave, Longview, TX 75601-6818
+1 903-757-9466
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

A must visit whenever we are in Longview for the best Cajun food anywhere. Many options but the crawfish combo is our favorite.

Thank Ready2Go2Day
Longview, Texas, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Dudley's Cajun is as good or better than any I've had in Louisiana. Always fresh and seasoned just right. From jambalaya, to crawfish etouffee, to crawfish and meat pies, fried shrimp....it's all great!

Thank Myla M
Arlington, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Good crawfish etouffe and fried tails. A little saltier than I prefer, but that's not unusual for Cajun food. Music from the 60's reminds me of WTIX (New Orleans AM radio station) of that era. I kept half expecting to hear a "Pontchatrain Beach" commercial. Beer was cold and served in a frosty mug.

Thank Ben T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I have never had crawfish etouffee that even comes close to Dudleys! It is accompanied by yummy rolls and creamy coleslaw! It's delicious!

Thank Mandi W
Longview, Texas, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I really don't understand why Dudley's gets such great reviews. We tried the enchiladas and a couple other dishes. The enchiladas were EXTREMELY salty. The service was ho hum, and Dudley seemed annoyed and unhappy to be there. We won't be back.

2 Thank Jamie L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I love to eat here. The fried shrimp is lightly breaded and lightly seasoned with Cajun spices. The coleslaw is delicious with the fresh saltines. My only problem is that my husband does not eat seafood, and he is not too fond of the steak there. But if you want good Cajun seafood, this is the best. I could eat... More 

Thank Sharon T
Longview, Texas
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

the staf was friendly and promnt to serve us as soon as we were seated they were asking if we wanted cole slaw which is their signature salad. Our order was taken promptly and even though they were very busy our food was served promptly. You need to get there early on Friday evenings becayse they are very busy.

Thank stoywooster81
Longview, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love the Crawfish combo and bread pudding here though all of the food is delicious. Go here and try something new, you won't regret it.

Thank Scott O
Lufkin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We just moved to Longview this summer- our friends knew about Dudleys and offered to take us there- we loved it! Great boiled shrimp and fried fish!

Thank kathy1220
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dudley's cajun cafe it is not fancy but the food is so good. When my family and I go there for dinner everybody has their favorite. Fish it's very tasty, the crawfish pies with Etouffee is so delicious and of course the crawfish is amazing but they only have them when is in season. The people are very friendly and... More 

Thank Guadalupe H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 E Marshall Ave, Longview, TX 75601-6818
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Longview
  • Phone Number: +1 903-757-9466

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?