WBRZ NEWS 2 – With Mardi Gras revelry all over, today marks the first Friday of Lent. Hundreds of residents across south Louisiana and Baton Rouge will choose start pinching crawfish tails this weekend.
Today, it's the first Crawfish Price Index to track the average price for a pound of boiled crawfish in the Baton Rouge area. The index includes a survey of 10 locations submitted through social media. Each Friday, we will update the Crawfish Price Index with new price data. The survey is intended to show how prices are changing over time rather than a complete record of every price in the Baton Rouge area.
For March 3, the average price of crawfish in our area is $4.58. Residents looking for a deal can stop by Christian Brothers Seafood in Gonzales and pick up a pound of boiled crawfish for just $3.49.
Sammy's Grill Baton Rouge $5.30
Tony's Seafood Baton Rouge $3.79
LA Boilers Baton Rouge $4.29
Heads and Tails Baton Rouge $3.89
Christian Brothers's Seafood Gonzales $3.49
Mike Anderson's Baton Rouge $6.32
Carlton's Baton Rouge $3.79
Louisiana Cajun Seafood Baton Rouge $3.99
Jones Creek Cafe Baton Rouge $4.99
Don's Seafood Denham Springs $5.99
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