It’s crawfish season! And if you live in Memphis, you know it doesn’t go unnoticed. This year, we’re making it easy for you to get your crawfish fix. Here are some spots around town, including some food trucks, where you can enjoy some crawfish in the fresh air with family, friends — and some potatoes and corn.
Where to Get Crawfish in Memphis
535 S. Highland St., Memphis, TN • (901) 454-7771
Sports, brews and crawfish make up the recipe for a great weekend in the South. The Bluff has crawfish every Saturday starting at 11 a.m. until they run out. Pricing starts at $18 for 2-pound platters. Get your sports and crawfish fix!
Cajun Catfish Company
336 New Byhalia Rd., Collierville, TN • (901) 861-0122
Located in Collierville, Cajun Catfish Company has burgers, Southern-style veggies, an assortment of fish, and New Orleans-inspired cuisine. Order some crawfish and take a seat on their outdoor patio to enjoy the weather and tasty food!
Crawfish Cabin can be found at the intersection of Walnut Grove and Houston Levee. They typically are open Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Their menu of cooked crawfish runs $8 a pound, and they also sell shrimp for $15 a pound. Add $3 to your order for sides of corn, potatoes, or sausage. If you’d like to place a larger order for pickup, call or text (901) 674-8978. They accept cash or Venmo.
Crawfish Shack is a mobile food trailer that has crawfish with all the “fixins” like potatoes, corn and sausage. They’re at different spots each weekend, so follow along here to see where they will be when you get a crawfish craving!
105 S. Second St., Memphis, TN • (901) 522-8228
Not only does Flying Fish have delicious catfish and hushpuppies, they also have stepped up their seafood game by adding crawfish to the menu. Be sure to call ahead to check for availability as these are a hot commodity. And don’t forget your to-go margarita!
590 N. Perkins Rd., Memphis, TN • (901) 761-9321
Mortimer’s is located right off Perkins Road and is best known for its oysters and French onion soup. Now they have “Crawfish Sundays,” when you can get all your favorite menu items plus this Cajun delicacy. The excitement begins at 4 p.m. each Sunday.
2166 Central Ave., Memphis, TN • (901) 504-4342
If you’ve never been to Railgarten, now is the time. With picnic tables, live music, outdoor games, frozen drinks and more, it’s the ultimate playground for adults. And when crawfish gets added to the mix … you may never want to leave! The fun begins at 11 a.m. every Saturday and Sunday.
Here’s to good food and warm weather!
Is there a place we missed that sells crawfish? Send an email to [email protected] with the name of the location!