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Good mudbugs in NYC? Crawfish boil catering?

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Kanger Jul 27, 2006 05:37 PM

Where can I find good Cajun-style crawfish in the city (preferably in Manhattan)? Looking more for a crawfish-boil type place where they serve them by the dozens, as opposed to an étouffée or on a po'boy.

Also, I know there used to be a catering company in Manhattan that catered crawfish boils, but I think they folded. Anything else like that around?

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  1. Scagnetti RE: Kanger Jul 27, 2006 06:02 PM

    Crawfish season is over so I'd be surprised if you could find a restaurant, especially in NYC, where you could get boiled crawfish made from live crawfish. Frozen crawfish tail meat is available year round.

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      luna88 RE: Kanger Jul 27, 2006 06:07 PM

      Try Mara's Homemade on E. 6th St btwn 1st and 2nd. Pretty straight forward Cajun Crawfish boil with potato and corn, newspaper on the table. I really enjoy their fried chicken and deep fried pickles. http://www.marashomemade.com/

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