Food is the Soul of Our Culture

Modern Cajun Cuisine by Chef Ryan Trahan

Lafayette restaurant showcases world famous Acadiana and Blue Dog artwork by George Rodrigue.

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Sunday Brunch Live!

Every Sunday 10:00 - 2:00

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New Daily Lunch Specials

June 10, 2019

Blue Dog Cafe has updated and expanded our menu featuring FIVE new items! Plus, the restaurant recently added new daily […]


Celebrating Our Cajun French Heritage

May 15, 2019

We believe food is the soul of our culture and at its center is the family table. Every day at […]


Live Music Schedule See Full Calendar

  • Ben McGehee

    Fri, Jun 21

  • The Good Dudes

    Sat, Jun 22

  • Rio Luminoso

    Sun, Jun 23

  • Ben McGehee

    Fri, Jun 28

  • Alyse Young

    Sat, Jun 29

  • Free Market Quartet

    Sun, Jun 30

  • Ben McGehee

    Fri, Jul 05

  • Lee Allen Zeno

    Sat, Jul 06

Catering and Groups

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About the Artist

IMG_0410George Rodrigue (1944-2013) started his career by painting Louisiana bayous, live oak trees, Cajuns and the legends and folklore of the Acadiana area.  It was from one of these Cajun legends about a ghostlike werewolf dog that the Blue Dog series was born.

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Blue Dog Cafe of Lafayette

Blue Dog Cafe has served Acadiana since 1999. We welcome parties of all sizes to dine with us!!! Please note that while we do accept reservations, we are only able to accept them by phone. Our live music Sunday Brunch has been voted best Sunday Brunch for 15 consecutive years!(reservations available) Live music Thursday thru Saturday evenings and at Sunday Brunch. We have a great happy Hour M-F!
Blue Dog Cafe of Lafayette
Blue Dog Cafe of LafayetteTuesday, June 18th, 2019 at 11:00am

You can dip or choose not to dip...we dip 👏👏!
📷Seafood Wontons with Ginger Plum Sauce

Blue Dog Cafe of Lafayette
Blue Dog Cafe of LafayetteMonday, June 17th, 2019 at 1:21am

We hope you have had a chance to meet our new GM, Mitchell Pellerin! Very happy to him on our team, please read below.

Mitchell Pellerin has been named General Manager of Blue Dog Café in Lafayette, La. Pellerin brings national market...


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