3 LBS PER PERSON IS A GOOD GUIDELINE!

However It really depends on your guests and what else you serve. Below is a good rule of thumb for your next crawfish boil.

These numbers are based on about 3 lbs. per person. This is an average order in a crawfish restaurant in Louisiana. Big eaters will eat 5 lbs or more.

10 LBS

2-4 EATERS

15 LBS

3-5 EATERS

30 LBS

6-10 EATERS

60 LBS

12-20 EATERS

90 LBS

10+ EATERS