Cajun Experience - Dupont Circle
1825 18th St., NW
Washington, DC 20009
Neighborhood: U Street/Shaw, Dupont Circle
Cuisines: Cajun/Creole, American
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
Noise Level: N/A
Reservations: Not Needed
Boudin balls; fried-shrimp po'boy; crawfish etouffee; pecan pie; beignets.
Starters $4 to $12, mains $19 to $26.
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.