Blink And You’ll Miss These 9 Tiny But Mighty Restaurants Hiding In Louisiana
Sometimes, the best things come in small packages. That’s certainly the theme at these tiny but mighty restaurants. What they lack in square footage, they’re making up for in big, bold flavors. So let’s take a look at some of the most amazing tiny restaurants hiding in plain sight.
1. Bistro Daisy
Nestled in a charming cottage on Magazine Street in New Orleans, Bistro Daisy serves amazing Creole and Cajun cuisine with a French flare that’s simply delightful.
Address: 5831 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115
2. Fat Cow
This locally owned gourmet burger joint opened in 2011, and it’s one of the best spots to grab a burger in Baton Rouge. Seriously, just look at that burger!
Address: 4350 Highland Rd., Ste. B1, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
3. Greek Corner
Blink and you might miss it, but then you’d be passing up one some mouthwatering Greek food. From the gyros to the chicken shawarma, you can’t go wrong with anything on the menu at Greek Corner.
Address: 2153 Airline Dr., Bossier City, LA 71111
Nestled in a charming cottage in the heart of old Mandeville, this newly opened restaurant quickly captured the hearts (and stomachs) of Northshore residents. Serving hearty soul food with a twist, you’re sure to love your experience here.
Address: 544 Girod St., Mandeville, LA 70448
Open 24 hours, you’ll love your dining experience over at KD’s Diner. From breakfast to po’boys, their full menu is always available, no matter what time you roll in.
Address: 240 W Prien Lake Rd., Lake Charles, LA 70601
6. Lea’s Lunchroom
Lea's Lunchroom is famous for their epic pies and has been a Louisiana icon since 1928. Treat your sweet tooth at this unassuming little shop!
Address: 1810 US-71, Lecompte, LA 71346
7. Polechan Cocina Latina
Tucked away in a gas station, Polechan has some of the best, most authentic Mexican food you can find in Lafayette. You'd be doing a disservice to your taste buds by driving by this service station.
Address: 485 Ridge Rd., Lafayette, LA 70506
8. Cafe USA
This fun little patriotic diner will make you feel like part of the family from the moment you step inside. The serve up great burgers and sandwiches, and their hearty meals that will fill you up.
Address: 3380 Barksdale Blvd., Bossier City, LA 71112
9. Word of Mouth Cafe
The playful name says it all. You’ll find Word of Mouth Cafe sandwiched between a funeral home and the Rapides Parish Courthouse, and it’s easily one of the best-kept secrets in Alexandria. Fresh food in an inviting atmosphere, what more could you ask for?
Address: 918 Foisy St., Alexandria, LA 71301
How many of these tiny restaurants have you been to? Are there other unassuming spots that we missed? Let us know in the comments below!
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