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Tag: Cajun-Vietnamese cuisine

June
14th

Restaurant oddity: Cajun-Vietnamese restaurant sloshes together NOLA eats with Northwest pho

The tasty collision of Vietnamese and Cajun cuisine resulted in the creation of a spicy Cajun pho complete with crawfish, gulf shrimp and andouille sausage at the Crazy Pho Cajun in Federal Way. Alligator not included. Dean J. Koepfler / Staff Photo
The tasty collision of Vietnamese and Cajun cuisine resulted in the creation of a spicy Cajun pho complete with crawfish, gulf shrimp and andouille sausage at the Crazy Pho Cajun in Federal Way. Alligator not included. Dean J. Koepfler / Staff Photo

Sometimes a restaurant sounds so freakishly odd, a chowhound has no choice but to drive 15 miles out of the way to check out a reader tip. Crazy Pho Cajun, a Cajun-Vietnamese restaurant in Federal Way, was my most recent fun find.

Cajun-Vietnamese sounds a little like a food dare, but root around in the bayou long enough and the culinary marriage of Cajun-Vietnamese makes at least a little sense. Read more »