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Cast And Cleaver

Cast And Cleaver

Bill Coyne February 11, 2021 Comments Off on Cast And Cleaver

303 S. Cities Service Hwy. • Sulphur, LA My original plan was to visit Cast and Clever just before Thanksgiving. I realize it’s not the most opportune time to visit a restaurant, as most

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Cecil’s Cajun Kitchen

Cecil’s Cajun Kitchen

Bill Coyne January 21, 2021 Comments Off on Cecil’s Cajun Kitchen

120 W. 1st. St., DeRidder, LA Recently, I haven’t been getting up to DeRidder very often. A few years ago, my wife and I sometimes traveled there for a Friday night football game, or

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Jeanne’s Bourbon Street BBQ

Jeanne’s Bourbon Street BBQ

Bill Coyne December 31, 2020 Comments Off on Jeanne’s Bourbon Street BBQ

915 Sampson, Westlake, LA Barbecue is a major player in the food scene here in Southwest Louisiana. Each pit master has their own style, recipe and method, but all have the same goal …

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Bisou Lounge

Bisou Lounge

Bill Coyne December 10, 2020 Comments Off on Bisou Lounge

3939 Ryan St., Lake Charles, 337-222-8888 Snapping my way through some so-cial media apps, I’ll often come across a dish or a restaurant that really catches my eye. I had noticed on more than

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Traditions

Traditions

Bill Coyne November 19, 2020 Comments Off on Traditions

Some years ago, our son played football for Sulphur High. He played throughout his high school career. But some of the neatest activities were those he engaged in away from the gridiron and stands. 

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Luna Bar & Grill

Luna Bar & Grill

Bill Coyne August 20, 2020 Comments Off on Luna Bar & Grill

719 Ryan St. • Downtown Lake Charles • 337.494.5862 I was actually quite hesitant about doing a piece on Luna. Why? Because it seems that everyone has written about the restaurant so many times,

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Torchy’s Tacos

Torchy’s Tacos

Bill Coyne August 6, 2020 Comments Off on Torchy’s Tacos

3407 Nelson Road • Lake Charles, LA Roughly a year ago, news broke that Lake Charles was going to be the recipient of a new Torchy’s Tacos. Those who have experienced dining at other

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Mi So Hungry

Mi So Hungry

Bill Coyne July 16, 2020 Comments Off on Mi So Hungry

1540 N. Martin Luther King •  Lake Charles Let’s face it, COVID-19 isn’t going anywhere. We are going to be dealing with this for a long time. Everybody is familiar with the fact that

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El Dorado Mexican Grill

El Dorado Mexican Grill

Bill Coyne July 2, 2020 Comments Off on El Dorado Mexican Grill

3395 Derek Drive, Lake Charles Oh, it’s such a relief to be able to begin phasing into some sense of normality. Everybody talks about “the new normal,” but I don’t believe anybody has a

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Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Bill Coyne June 18, 2020 Comments Off on Behind Closed Doors

This is really all just a bad dream or some science fiction screenplay, right? I mean, who would’ve believed a few months ago we’d find ourselves swept up by a virus which was capable

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