Cajun cuisine is a specialty and can be found in most major cities around the country, but real Cajun cooking can only be found here in the Bayou State of Louisiana. And no where will you find it spiced up and dished out like in Jeff Davis Parish. Some of the restaurants listed below are original Mom and Pop hangouts while others are chain or "fast food" establishments, which we have included for your convenience.
BON APPÉTIT, MES AMIS!!
Serving donuts, Croissant Sandwiches, Kolaches and beverages. Specializing in Business & Office Orders. Perfect for Breakfast & lunch. Call in advance for large orders.
Open Mon - Fri 5 am - 12 pm and Sat & Sun 6 am - 12 pm
1613 Elton Rd., Suite A
Serving plate lunches, poboys, salads, party trays & catering. Drive thru available. For more information, join us on Facebook.
Open Tues-Fri, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
103 N. Main St., Jennings, LA
Serving daily choice lunches, homemade hamburgers, poboys, salads, & seafood.
Open Mon-Fri, 10:30 am - 2 pm.
1402 Elton Road, Jennings, LA
Phone (337) 824-0014 or Fax (337) 824-0013
Boudin King Restaurant
In addition to its hot and mild boudin, it offers fried chicken, fried seafood, red beans and rice with sausage, gumbo, and much more.
Open weekdays: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. for lunch and dinner. Open weekends: 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. for lunch and dinner.
Group menus/pricing available.
Meeting room seating: 40
906 W. Division St.., Jennings, LA
Contact: Tommy Spell. (337) 824-6593
Bourbon Street Cafe
Featuring New Orleans style po-boys, Bayou home-style dinners, seafood, southern dishes, soups, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and breakfast entrees. Cajun appetizers with unique twists. Sweet treats of homemade bread pudding with rum sauce, cobblers, cinnamon rolls, and ice cream.
Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
1823 Elton Rd. Jennings, LA 70546
Contact: Sandy Miers (337) 616-9989
Deli with submarine style sandwiches and snacks.
Open Mon. - Fri. 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sat. 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Located at 22020 Hwy 26 in Jennings, LA 70546.
Boiled crawfish to go.
Open Seasonally Dec. - July. Tues., Fri., and Sat. 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m
Located at 1010 Main Street in Elton, LA 70532
Cajun Lunch Box
Open everyday: 4 a.m. to 12 midnight.
Located at 607 N. Adams in Welsh, LA 70591. Phone (337)734-4637.
A full-menu restaurant specializing in seafood and serving many local favorite dishes. Open Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday 8am to 10pm, Saturday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Buffets and group menus/pricing available. Find us on Facebook.
Meeting room seating: 60
TOUR BUSES WELCOME!
501 N. Adams St., Welsh, LA. Contacts: Carla Johnson or Nancy Cormier. (337) 734-4772.
C'est Bon Restaurant
Specializing in boiled crawfish, crabs, and shrimp in season. Also serving seafood dinners, gumbo, Po-boy, hamburgers and much more. Great Cajun cooking!
find us on Facebook
Open Mon - Tues 6:00am - 2:00 pm; Wed-Sat 6:00am-9:00pm
1400 Railroad Ave (Hwy. 90), Mermentau, LA - (337) 824-5015
Cormier's Meat Market
Old fashioned butcher shop featuring specialty meats. Poboys available daily.
find us on Facebook
Open Mon. - Sat. 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Located at 509 Allison Dr. in Jennings, LA 70546
Boiled crawfish drive-thru.
Open seasonally January - June Wed. - Sat. 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Located at 1002 N. Lake Arthur Ave. in Jennings, LA 70546. - Phone (337)616-9977.
Daigle's Sausage Kitchen
Daily Plate lunches, Homemade Hamburgers, Cajun Cuisine, Sausage, Boudin, Meat deals, and Deer Processing.
Mon - Sat ~ 5:00am - 5:00pm
726 Russell Avenue, Welsh, LA (hwy 90)
Edy Daigle (337) 734-2500
Di's Classic Pies & Bakery
Sheet cakes, layer cakes & cup cakes, pies, cookies & candy- please call for details
6276 Pine Island Hwy.
Jennings, LA 70546
Donut King #6
Serving glazed donuts, cinnamon twists, cinnamon rolls, and devils food cake. King cakes sold during Mardi Gras season. King Cakes available during Mardi Gras and upon special order year round. Drive thru available. Find us on Facebook.
Open Mon. - Fri. 5 a.m. - 12 p.m and Sat. & Sun. 5 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Located at 215 N. Lake Arthur Ave. Jennings, LA 70546 - Contact: Walter Trahan. (337) 824-5710.
Evangeline's Cafe & Bakery
Soups, sandwiches, and plate lunches with specialty coffees in a classic downtown atmosphere. Also baked goods and catering with party trays, cakes, gift baskets and more. Find us on Facebook.
Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
446 Main Street, Jennings, LA, 70546.
Contact: Lindsy Tauzin, Owner
FREY's CRAWFISH HOUSE
Seafood menu. find us on facebook
Open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 5:00pm-9:30pm.
12289 Frey Road, Welsh, LA. (337) 734-FREY (3739).
contact: Lacey Guinn (337) 526-6994
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm; Sun 11am-9:30pm.
1301 Elton Rd., Jennings. Contact: Allen Luong (337) 824-9383.
Green 's Cafe
Home cooking at its's best and fresh desserts daily. Other menu items that include Poboys, Sandwiches, And Salads served from 11 am- 7 pm. Saturdays - Sandwiches and salads only. Dine in or drive-thru. Delivery available. For more information join us on Facebook.
Open Mon.- Sat 11am - 7pm & Sun 11am - 2pm.
Plate lunches,served Mon- Fri from 11 am - 2 pm.
Special Plate Lunches served on Sun. from 11 am - 2 pm.
Owners - Dawn & Garreth Green and Austin Green
603 N. State Street - Jennings, LA
Open seasonally January - June or July each year.
Open Mon.-Sat. 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Located at 402 N. Cutting in Jennings, LA 70546. Phone (337)824-4261.
Hot To Trot Crawfish
Serving purged, live, boiled, and catered crawfish.
Po-Boys - Burgers - Basket Dinners - Salads
Open : Monday - Saturday 5:00pm - 9:00pm
415 East Russell
Welsh, LA 70591
Chinese Restaurant & Buffet
603 Holiday Dr. Jennings, LA 70546
Telephone: 337- 824-8848
LA RUMBA MEXICAN RESTAURANT
Authentic Mexican food. Sunday-Thursday, 11:00am-9:00pm; Friday-Saturday, 11:00am-10:00pm. Find us on Facebook. Visit our website: www.larumbamex.com
1403 Elton Road, Jennings, LA 70546. (337) 246-3611
LIL' COUCHON'S CAJUN KITCHEN
Specialty Meats, Boudin, Sausage, Cracklins. Located at Exit 48, off Interstate 10 in Lacassine LA. (337) 588-4151
Los 3 Potrillos Mexican Restaurant & Grill
Authentic Mexican food.
Sun. - Thurs.11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fri. & Sat. 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Located at 3014 N. Frontage Rd. in Jennings, LA 70546.
L & K Steak & Biscuit
Offering Plate Lunches and Dinners. Original Steak & Biscuit. Hot Tamales. Dine In or Carry Out.
Hours Tuesday-Saturday, 7 a.m. - 7p.m. & Sunday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed on Mondays.
420 West Plaquemine St. (Ziegler Shopping Mall) Jennings, LA 70546.
Owned and Operated by Linda West & Gabrial LeCour.
MIKE's seafood restaurant
Seafood and Steaks .buffet, daily lunch specials, a variety of dinner selections.
Hours Sun - Thurs 6am-9pm, & Fri - Sat 6am - 10pm.
919 N. Lake Arthur Ave., I-10, Exit 64, Jennings, LA.
(337) 824-0766. Contact: Mike Walker.
Mr. Gatti's Pizza
Offering pizza, salads and spaghetti. Also includes a Gattiland.
Open 7 days a week: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Buffet: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
1320 Elton Road, Jennings, LA. (337) 824-9853.
Open Mon.- Sat.- 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Plate Lunches and great Cajun favorites.
Located at 1010 N. Main St. in Elton, LA 70532.
Phone (337) 584-3264.
Chosen "Cafe of the Month" by Farm Journal Magazine. A full menu steak and seafood restaurant. Plate lunches daily. Also boiled crawfish (seasonal). Just look for the big red crawfish in front! Drive thru available. Find us on Facebook!
Open Tue. - Sat. 11 :00 a.m. - 9 p.m. & Sun 11:00am - 2:00pm.
639 Arthur Ave. (337) 774-2332
Pappy's Drive Inn
Open Mon - Sat 7am - 9pm
323 Calcasieu St., Lake Arthur.
Contact: Connie & Bennett Schexnider (337) 774-3334
Peto's I-10 Travel Center and casino
Breakfast - Burgers - Poboys - Wraps - Plate Lunches - Seafood Platters
Truck stop and casino open 24 hours; Restaurant 7:00am-9:00pm
15125 Hwy 395 Roanoke, LA 70581
Regatta LA Seafood & Steakhouse
A mouth-watering experience like no other. Located on the edge of the beautiful Lake Arthur, Louisiana, Regatta is just a 20 minute drive from Interstate 10- and is accessible by boat for captains and crew alike! Fresh seafood - steak - pasta - traditional Cajun fare
508 Hawkeye Avenue
Lake Arthur, LA 70549
Mon- Thurs 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fri- Sat 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sun 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and select holidays
Roanoke Full Stop
Deli, daily plate lunches, Sunday BBQ, homeade boudin, sausage, cracklins, Honey B Hams, smoked turkeys and brisket.
Open Mon. - Sat. 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Closed on Sundays.
Located at 14010 Hwy 395 in Roanoke, LA 70581.
Rocket Drive Inn
Old-style drive-in favorites.
1118 South State St., Jennings.
Contact: Joann Leger. (337) 824-2120.
Open seven days a week from 9am - 9pm.
Features a variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner selections and a daily buffet and salad bar.
Open Sunday through Thursday 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
415 W. Interstate Dr., Jennings, LA.
Contact: Greg Patterson.(337) 824-6159
A full service bakery. Open Monday- Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday (in summer)
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
112 Arthur Avenue, Lake Arthur, LA
Delivery available for large orders only. For more information, join us on Facebook.
Open seasonally - Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 5pm-9pm. Drive thru boiled crawfish.
403 Hwy 26, Lake Arthur - (337) 774-4921
Good food fast in a warm friendly environment.
Open 24 hrs a day
1635 Elton Rd., Jennings.
Contact: Roland Simon (337) 824-5146