Enjoy scrumptious steaks at the Ruth's Chris Steak House. Loyal patrons swear by their lobster bisque, sweet potatoes, bread pudding and creme brule. The restaurant offers a lovely fine dine experience with their ambiance and excellent service.
Restaurant 1868 is owned and operated by the Tabasco company, featuring local Cajun and Creole food, plus, of course, Tabasco hot sauce. Named after the year Tabasco was founded, this restaurant is located at the company's headquarters and features cuisine that perfectly compliments its spicy product. Enjoy crawfish étouffée, boudin, jambalaya, and more all with a generous helping of Tabasco sauce.
Running since 1982, Lafayette is a restaurant serving delicious Cajun fare. The menu is simple and uncomplicated comprising largely of wholesome and flavorful po boys. The Roast Beef, Oyster and Olde Tyme Special Po Boys are particularly delightful. You can also go for Meat Salad and Sliced Bread Sandwich in case you aren’t in the mood for Po Boys. If you are anywhere in the neighborhood, definitely consider heading to Olde Tyme Grocery, the locals don’t keep coming back here for no reason.
Dig into inventive reinterpretations of Louisiana's favorite delicacy at Pop’s Po boys. Set in a casual space with peppy music playing in the background, it’s easy to feel relaxed the moment you step into the restaurant. The friendly, welcoming staff members contribute to the atmosphere of the place ensuring you are looked after without being too intrusive. Once you are seated, dig into local favorites on the menu which includes HOT HOT Po boys which comprises of Nashville style HOT fried chicken, blue plate mayo, dill pickles, green onion and buttermilk ranch, Banh Banh Shrimp Po Boys which is a Vietnamese take on the traditional po boys and comes complete with grilled marinated shrimp, chili garlic mayo, pickled carrots, cucumber and cilantro and the Burger Po boy which comes with a salt and pepper patty, cheddar, lettuce, tomato and blue plate mayo. They also have an assortment of delectable sides to go with the meals like Fried Pickled Okra and Smothered Greens. Catering largely to an office crowd, reaching early to grab a table is recommended.
BBQ has always been America's favorite food, the dishes offered here use authentic methods of preparation such as smoking the meat. Dishes like Smoked Meat Salads, Begneaud Special and Gumbo are listed on the menu. They also have a kid's menu where the little ones can enjoy snacks like Pulled Pork Bowl or Carson Special. They also offer catering services to make sure your guests enjoy their savory dishes.
Pamplona Tapas Bar is one Downtown Lafayette's favorite. They offer a very ethnic ambiance. The food variety consists of Spanish delicacies with a fusion of Italian, French and North African flavors. They have an extensive bar to offer, but you may not want to miss the special Spanish wines. Hire this place for private dinners and gatherings, as they also will provide catering services. For more information, call ahead.
If Sushi is what you are craving for, Tsunami is one place to be at. The ambiance is low lit and gives a very Asian feel. The menu features delicious sushi that is a must try; eggplant miso, Chilean sea bass, beef negimaki and lots more. You may want to try their rare China specialty - the white Peony tea. They also have an extensive bar on offer. For reservations for private dinners and parties, call ahead for more information.