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Crawfish on Fire Is Eagle Rock's New Peel-and-Eat Shellfish Emporium

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The shrimp boil house opened last week.

Crawfish on Fire, Eagle Rock
Crawfish on Fire, Eagle Rock
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Farley Elliott is the Senior Editor at Eater LA and the author of Los Angeles Street Food: A History From Tamaleros to Taco Trucks. He covers restaurants in every form, from breaking news to the culture, people, and history that surrounds LA's dining landscape.

Eagle Rock is next up on the casual seafood express, having only just landed the new Crawfish on Fire last week. The peel-and-eat idea has proven to be a popular one around Los Angeles, with places like Boiling Crab doing gangbusters wherever they land.

This new Eagle Rock iteration offers by-the-pound ordering (most of it is listed as Market Price, so watch out), though there are options for fried fish baskets and sides like sausages and hot wings.

The restaurant is located in the same strip mall as the former Lemongrass, along the busy intersection between Eagle Rock Boulevard and York. It’s a tough corner for consistent foot traffic given the high car density there, but with a new concept and casual environs there could be life amongst the local crowd yet.

Crawfish on Fire keeps daily hours, opening weekday at 3 p.m. and weekends at noon.

Crawfish on Fire
4411 Eagle Rock Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA