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Lillie’s At Golden Nugget

Lillie’s At Golden Nugget

Mario Pacetti May 25, 2017 Comments Off on Lillie’s At Golden Nugget

By Mario Pacetti A couple of weeks ago, Chelsea and I decided to have our date night at Lillie’s at the Golden Nugget. The only place at the Nugget we were fond of was

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The Bad Apple Saloon

The Bad Apple Saloon

Mario Pacetti May 18, 2017 Comments Off on The Bad Apple Saloon

3436 Ryan St., Lake Charles • 337-474-2294 By Mario Pacetti My buddy Jerrett Overmyer left the cooking profession for a while. He was working at Stine in Lake Charles when an opportunity for him

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Pousson’s Seafood

Pousson’s Seafood

Mario Pacetti April 20, 2017 Comments Off on Pousson’s Seafood

5920 Common St., Lake Charles • 337-477-1075 By Mario Pacetti Well, this past year was a complete bust for me with regards to eating crawfish. I was down with two different knee surgeries. That

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The Villa

The Villa

Mario Pacetti March 30, 2017 Comments Off on The Villa

324 Pujo St · Lake Charles • 436-6251 By Mario Pacetti I wanted to do a follow-up to my review for The Villa. Now, while I was beyond impressed with my food, it was

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The Bekery

The Bekery

Mario Pacetti March 2, 2017 Comments Off on The Bekery

206 W. 11th St. • Lake Charles • 309-3768 Chelsea suggested we check out a little spot called The Bekery that she’d heard about. The first thing I was impressed by was the outside

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Sloppy’s Downtown

Sloppy’s Downtown

Mario Pacetti February 16, 2017 Comments Off on Sloppy’s Downtown

329 Broad St., Lake Charles • 337-602-636 Story by Mario Pacetti Photo By Isabella Rose Estes Well, here I am again, talking about new places that are popping up downtown. I’m really pleased with

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Jacksonville

Jacksonville

Mario Pacetti February 2, 2017 Comments Off on Jacksonville

Well, I had to go all the way to Disney World for this column, but it was so worth it, even though we had to walk 46 miles over the four days we were

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The Villa

The Villa

Mario Pacetti January 19, 2017 Comments Off on The Villa

324 Pujo Street • Lake Charles • 337-436-6251 If you’re my age, you remember the small blue house on Ryan St. that housed the little Italian restaurant with the big taste — the Italian

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Pizza Artista

Pizza Artista

Mario Pacetti December 15, 2016 Comments Off on Pizza Artista

420 W. Prien Lake Rd. • Lake Charles • 337-602-6224 I’d like to discuss two restaurants that were started in the Lafayette area. One is already here, and the other has an upcoming start

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Bluefish

Bluefish

Mario Pacetti December 1, 2016 Comments Off on Bluefish

629 W. Prien Lake Rd. • Lake Charles • 337-602-6699 During election time, when I was doing my best to ignore the ridiculous behavior on social media, I happened across a post about a

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