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Lafourche Parish Dining Favorites

Can’t Miss Dining Options in Lafourche Parish

Lafourche Parish is situated just southwest of New Orleans along historic Highway 90. The main city is Thibodaux , with smaller communities that include Golden Meadow, Lockport and Gheens. 

Here are some of the “can’t miss” dining options in Lafourche Parish:

Frostop of Thibodaux

Situated on Canal Blvd, in Thibodaux Louisiana, Frostop of Thibodaux offers delectable, handmade burgers, po boy sandwiches, hot dogs, salads and desserts. Their po boy sandwiches include barbecue beef, roast beef, shrimp, ham and grilled chicken. Their hot sandwiches include crab, fish, grilled cheese, grilled chicken, hot dogs with or without chili and corn dogs. They offer a variety of salads including chicken and shrimp along with onion rings and fries with or without South Louisiana gravy.

Château de Bayou

For the steak and seafood lover, Château de Bayou on Main St. in Cut Off Louisiana offers an extensive lunch and dinner menu. Their delectable cuisine includes andouille & chicken gumbo, crab claws, chicken wings and shrimp with spicy chili glaze. Seafood po boy sandwiches (oyster, shrimp or crab) are available on fresh French bread, along with grilled chicken sandwiches. Dinner entrées include grilled chicken, local fresh fish, pan seared Gulf fish andouille sausage and crawfish ravioli, barbecued shrimp, pork chops, grilled rib eye and Alaskan King crab (in season). Guests should not leave before trying the traditional Louisiana style bread pudding, bourbon pecan pie or their praline cheesecake.

Rose’s Café

When traveling down to Golden Meadow, it is important to stop at Rose’s Café, on Alex Plaisance Blvd. They have an extensive seafood menu, along with fried chicken, hamburger steak and an extensive seafood platter.

Alzina’s Restaurant

As one of the best-kept secrets in southern Louisiana, Alzina’s Restaurant on 132nd St. in Galliano Louisiana offers an amazing array of delicious Cajun cuisine. Galliano is a tiny fishing town in Lafourche Parish and home to this amazing, renowned restaurant with rich, southern Louisiana Cajun style entrées. For anyone interested in eating true southern Louisiana classic Cajun food cooked using century-old recipes, Alzina’s Restaurant in Galliano is well worth the trip.

La Palma Restaurante Mexicano

In operation since 2005, La Palma Restaurante Mexicano is located at St. Mary’s Street in Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish. Serving authentic Mexican entrées, this family-run establishment has an extensive menu that includes Pollo Relenos, Redfish fillets, Queso and Shrimp Enchiladas and Shrimp Chili Rellenos. For the meat eater, La Palma Restaurante Mexicano serves steak and onions, rib eye and carne asada (skirt steak). Their delicious desserts include flan, fried ice cream, benuelos, churros, fried bananas and empanadas.

Peppers Pizzeria

Peppers Pizzeria is located on 3rd St., in Thibodaux Louisiana. Using their own custom blends of quality cheese, specialty meats and fresh daily produce, Peppers Pizzeria offers a real touch of southern Louisiana spice throughout their menu. They offer a variety of appetizers including boneless wings, crab meat poppers, mozzarella sticks and fried ravioli. For the southern Louisiana twist, their pizzas include toppings such as gator sausage, Cajun smoked sausage, crawfish tails and salted anchovies, along with the traditional classic toppings and many more unusual offerings including artichoke hearts, Alfredo sauce and basil pesto sauce.

New Garden Restaurant

Situated on St. Mary Street in Thibodaux, the New Garden Restaurant offers the finest in Chinese cuisine. These include Sweet-And-Sour Shrimp and/or chicken, Chicken Chow Mein, Chop Suey, Pepper Steak, Mandarin Chicken and Moo Goo Gai Pan, along with Szechuan Beef, Imperial chicken and many vegetarian dishes. Open seven days a week, the New Garden Restaurant offers dine in and take out options.

The numerous restaurants located throughout Lafourche Parish offer an amazing array of collectible delights. The unique dining experiences that visitors and locals enjoy range from simple Cajun cooking, to high dining specialties.

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