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Louisiana Crawfish (ex-Tempest Lounge)

LotusRapper Jun 15, 2012 10:04 PM

The spot previously occupied by The Tempest Lounge (Main @ Broadway) is now vacant, with new banner sign outside that says coming soon, Louisiana Crawfish. Anyone know the tidbits behind this one ?

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    asianfoodgeek Jun 23, 2012 01:02 AM

    Tried cray out today, the food us utter c***. they have no idea have to cook, not to mention cajun food... the only thing thats good is that they have beer. I am a big crayfish fan and am a regular customer at hot n juicy in vegas, but this place sucks in comparison! Im cutting cray the slack cuz they've only been open a few days, but am seriously disappointed. crawfish king is 1000% better I was hoping that cray would be better so that I wouldn't have to drive to richmond for my crayfish fix.

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      LotusRapper Jun 23, 2012 08:46 AM

      Well that's bad news, considering Crawfish King is in the dumpers right now. Any idea who's behind this operation ?

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        asianfoodgeek Jun 26, 2012 02:41 AM

        Went back to crawfish king today, it wasn't as good as before... ~sigh~ looks like its time to book that ticket to L.A

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      jcolvin Jun 20, 2012 07:43 PM

      No soft shell crab? Gah!

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        LotusRapper Jul 6, 2012 09:30 AM

        Chewies Steam & Oyster Bar has fried soft shell crab po' boys:

        http://www.shermansfoodadventures.com...

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        Philx Jun 16, 2012 12:18 AM

        Hope it's nothing like this place http://www.shermansfoodadventures.com...

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          LotusRapper Jun 16, 2012 08:42 AM

          Me too !

        2. Sam Salmon Jun 15, 2012 10:59 PM

          Just this- http://www.getcray.com/

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            LotusRapper Jun 16, 2012 08:41 AM

            Website says: "Take a Peak" hmmmm, 'Ouisi spellin' ?

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              bill_n_opus Jun 17, 2012 02:43 PM

              Nah, take a look at their dessert section.

              "root bear"

              .... methinks the site needs a speel cheeker!

              but hey, if the food is good then to heck with the spelling police!

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