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The 15 Best Cajun Restaurants Near Sandy Springs

Updated: July 5, 2022

Love Cajun Cuisine? These are the Sandy Springs spots that serve the best shrimp boils and boudin we have tasted. We referred to millions of reviews and analyzed top local sites and these Cajun restaurants came out on top. Don’t wait to visit these Sandy Springs favorites to sample the tastiest turtle soup and fried catfish you can imagine.

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The Juicy Seafood

Creole, $$, Sandy SpringsCreole, $$Sandy Springs
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

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Papa Roy's Louisiana Kitchen

Southern, $$, SmyrnaSouthern, $$Smyrna
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Wegman's Bayou Louisiana Kitchen

Creole, $, RoswellCreole, $Roswell
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
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Crawfish Shack & Bar

Creole, $$, NorcrossCreole, $$Norcross
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Frank's Cajun & Soul Kitchen

Creole, $, MariettaCreole, $Marietta
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Catfish Hox

American, $$, MariettaAmerican, $$Marietta
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Hugo's Oyster Bar

Creole, $$, RoswellCreole, $$Roswell
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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AJs Famous Seafood and Poboys

American, $$, MariettaAmerican, $$Marietta
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Roux On Canton

American, $$, RoswellAmerican, $$Roswell
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

The Pirate's Boil

Creole, $$, SmyrnaCreole, $$Smyrna
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Bayou'Q

Creole, $$, RoswellCreole, $$Roswell
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Marietta Crawfish

Southern, $$, MariettaSouthern, $$Marietta
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Cajun Blues

Southern, ChambleeSouthernChamblee
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Ben’s Crab & Seafood Bar

American, $$$, SmyrnaAmerican, $$$Smyrna, Myrna Heights
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Shaking Crawfish

Creole, $$, DoravilleCreole, $$Doraville
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We pored over ratings for 15738 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Sandy Springs and 863 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Eater and Atlanta Eats had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These spots have been featured in Eater - 14 New Brunches to Check Out This Month Around Atlanta, Atlanta Eats - Where to Find Atlanta’s Freshest Seafood and Atlanta Eats - A Guide to ATL’s Best Cajun & Creole Food. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Questions & answers

The highest-rated late-night Cajun spot is The Juicy Seafood in Sandy Springs.

There are 1 Cajun restaurants in Sandy Springs.

The Juicy Seafood is the highest-rated Cajun restaurant that is good for groups in Sandy Springs.

The Juicy Seafood is the highest-rated Cajun restaurant for a quick lunch in Sandy Springs.

The Juicy Seafood is the highest-rated Cajun restaurant for delivery in Sandy Springs.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for pork ribs with a barbecue rub

    When ordering pork ribs with a barbecue rub, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

  • Pair Rosé with grilled turkey burger

    When considering what goes best with grilled turkey burger, we recommend a glass of Rosé, it truly complements the dish as it battles the grilled flavours.


  • Zinfandel and beef burger


    If your food palns include Barbeque, then you should consider helping it along with some red wine. We find that a Zinfandel, with its hits of spice tones, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Did you know?

  • A must-visit festival in Kansas City

    Not sure what to do in October? We have an event you should head to! Go hang out at the American Royal World Series of Barbecue Festival in Kansas City. They even have a 5 day barbecue cook-off competition!

  • An iconic duo: The Arnold Palmer Cocktail & Southern barbecue

    The popular drink The Arnold Palmer Cocktail is made by mixing some lemonade into tea. People will usually pair this with Southern barbecue.

  • 12 pounds of victory

    At the St. Elmo shrimp-eating competition, Joey Chestnut ate the most shrimp in modern history, finishing no less than 12 pounds.

Parking info

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