Cajun Experience - Dupont Circle

1825 18th St., NW
Washington, DC 20009


Neighborhood: U Street/Shaw, Dupont Circle

Cuisines: American, Cajun/Creole

Opening Hours:
Sunday through Thursday 11 to 11, Friday and Saturday 11:00 AM to midnight. All-you-can-eat crawfish boil Saturday noon to 4.

Nearby Metro Stops: Dupont Circle

Price Range: Moderate

Dress: Informal

Reservations: Not Needed


Best Dishes:
Boudin balls; fried-shrimp po'boy; crawfish etouffee; pecan pie; beignets.

Price Details:
Starters $4 to $12, mains $19 to $26.

Special Features: Kid Friendly

New & Noteworthy: Cajun Experience

Following the success of their original restaurant in Leesburg and another location in Purcellville, Bryan and Melissa Crosswhite bring Leidenheimer bread and Café du Monde beignets to a sunny spot in the shadow of the popular Latin restaurant Lauriol Plaza.

This article appears in the April 2011 issue of The Washingtonian.