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Crawfish Crawl

Head to Houston's Best Outdoor Patios and Watering Holes to Indulge in Fresh Boiled Crawfish

As we approach the month of April, Houston crawfish connoisseurs eagerly anticipate the peak of crawfish season. The mudbugs are at their largest this time of year, and the city's patios beckon, providing the perfect ambiance to enjoy the pleasant presummer weather.

Savoring crawfish has long been an honored tradition, evoking cherished memories of family gatherings, lively picnics, and festive backyard boils. This communal experience has always been a time to bond with loved ones while indulging in boiled crawfish's sweet and salty flavor enhanced with savory spices. Whether it's a reunion with old friends or a joyous family feast, this quintessential Cajun delicacy never fails to delight.

For those seeking to relish the final days of the crawfish season, we recommend visiting one of these iconic Houston establishments, renowned for their tasty mudbugs and delightful patios.

At BB's Café, mudbugs are boiled to perfection with a blend of spices and served with corn on the cob and potatoes. With its lively atmosphere and generous portions, BB's Café is a popular destination for those looking to enjoy a plate of juicy crawfish in a fun, social setting.

A must-visit for anyone looking for tasty crawfish in Houston in a relaxed atmosphere is The Boot. They are well known for their fun neighborhood vibe, making them ideal for an afternoon out with both friends or the whole family.

A beloved destination for crawfish lovers, Rajun Cajun's mudbugs have a special blend of spices that give them a distinct, spicy flavor. With its focus on fresh seafood, authentic seasonings, and generous portions, Ragin Cajun offers an unforgettable Cajun experience.

Renowned for its inviting outdoor atmosphere, The Patio at the Pit Room is a place where customers can enjoy a delicious crawfish meal in a relaxed and casual setting. Crawfish platters include corn, potatoes, mushrooms, and an andouille sausage link.

At La Crawfish, the star of the menu is undoubtedly the crawfish. These mudbugs are boiled in large stock pots, allowing the spices and flavors to infuse the seafood. Choose one or a combination of La Crawfish's signature sauces: Garlic Butter, House Cajun Rub, or Hot & Sour. 

Freshly farmed Louisiana Crawfish are delivered daily and seasoned to perfection at the Boil House. With a combined 20 years of crawfish farming and purveying experience, they bring the best mudbugs to your plate. Enjoy on their patio, or stop by for hot-boiled take-out.