Clarion Inn Lafayette Airport
1421 S.E. Evangeline Thruway
Lafayette, LA 70501
Phone: (337) 232-9000
Fax: (337) 265-2547
One of the neighborhood favorites is Jolie Louisiana Bistro. The ambiance is upscale, classy and romantic. The Cajun & Creole items are much appreciated and some of the dishes you may want to try here are BBQ shrimp, redfish amandine, seafood, turtle soup, duck and scallops. Their desserts are great and the cheesecake are a must try! A full bar on offer, you have a variety to choose from. For their catering services and private parties, call ahead.
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.
The Petroleum Club Of Lafayette specializes in private events and offers good catering options. They offer scrumptious meals on your party menu, customized to meet your requirements, making the whole affair a great success. They have daily changing menus and chef's special lunches.
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.
The Blue Dog Cafe serves a delicious Cajun fare. Regular customers at Blue Dog's swear by their crawfish enchilada, bread pudding, wontons and crab cakes.
Cafe Vermilionville has all that it takes to qualify as the city's finest international restaurant and cafe. Offering a great selection of sumptuous food along with great wines, you can give yourself a complete treat at this cafe. The ambiance is intimate and warm and the services offered are up to the mark. Certainly, a great place to dine and drink in the heart of Lafayette. Call ahead for more details.
Guidry's Reef offers a great variety of Cajun delicacies, with a nod towards seafood preparations. Try their Catfish Acadiana, crawfish etouffee and chicken and sausage gumbo, and you will not leave disappointed!
Lovely seafood and Cajun awaits you at the Nimbeaux's. Regular visitors swear by their fried catfish, white beans and rice, sweet potato sticks and stuffed bell peppers. Enjoy your meals in a casual, friendly ambiance and good service.
Enjoy yummy seafood delicacies at Ruffino's On The River. Try their crab cheesecake, pork cheek, corn dogs, shrimp corn and charbroiled oysters. Save some space for their amazing cotton candy and tiramisu.
Village Cafe is one place that has it all! Their American and Cajun & Creole delicacies are greatly appreciated here. The atmosphere is upscale, elegant and romantic. Their service is prompt and professional and they service good portions. You may want to try the village apple salad, pinot noir, beef skewers, sea scallops and much more. If you come here, the desserts cannot be missed at any cost! They have an extensive selection of premium wines, cocktails, as well as the entire bar to offer. They also provide catering services and offer their space for private dinners, parties and gatherings. For reservations, call ahead.
Make sure to stop by at The Station Live, while in this part of Louisiana, to listen to some of the most stunning concerts by renowned local and national artists/ bands. Set in an intimate space, the bar hosts exciting events on most nights of the week. Gear up for karaoke nights on Wednesdays, 2-for-1 everything on Tuesdays, steak nights on Mondays and live music events from Thursday to Saturday. Acclaimed bands like Autobahn Radio, American Tragedy, Godspeed The Jackal and Jamie Bergeron have all performed to packed houses at the bar. The Station Live's kitchen boasts of serving the best hamburgers in town: a claim backed up by the ardent food lovers who just cannot stop raving about it. All in all, this vibrant bar/nightclub is a perfect place for a great hangout in company of a few friends. Visit their website for more information.