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Hungry Celeste Nov 17, 2009 05:56 AM

FWIW, some pond-raised crawfish are starting to hit the market. This weekend, boiled were selling for $5/pound way out in the country.

  1. Suzy Wong Nov 17, 2009 11:14 AM

    Saw a sign for boiled crawfish at a seafood place on Dowman Rd. I can't remember the price, maybe 3.59 or 4.50 a lb.

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      cajungirl Nov 21, 2009 07:15 PM

      Today in St. Martinville, I saw a sign for boiled crawfish for $2.99/lb. I don't think that is bad for this early in the season.

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      1. re: cajungirl
        Uncle Bob Nov 22, 2009 06:29 AM

        Early live market price.???

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          TaTee Nov 23, 2009 11:00 AM

          This is wonderful news! Crawfish is my favorite seafood. Never get enough of them.

      2. Suzy Wong Nov 23, 2009 02:03 PM

        Oops. That was LA Pride Seafood 4418 Downman Rd

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          Bocuse NOLA Nov 23, 2009 08:31 PM

          A few vendors at the "shrimp lot" in Westwego had live crawfish, but I can't remember the price. I saw people eating boiled crawfish at Po-Boy Fest too.

          http://www.blackenedout.com/

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          1. re: Bocuse NOLA
            Uncle Bob Nov 24, 2009 04:59 AM

            $3.19 Lb. Small Quantities.....$3.09 Lb.Larger Quanities

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            asteck Nov 24, 2009 07:17 AM

            Anyone know if Frankie & Johnny's has them yet? We're coming to town on Dec. 10 and are looking for a good place to eat crawfish.

            Thanks!

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