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.
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.
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.
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.
Prejean's Restaurant is quite a favorite in the area. The atmosphere is pleasant, specially with the live music nights. The Cajun and Creole cuisine is much appreciated and you may want to try the craw fish enchiladas, smoked duck and andouille gumbo, catfish catahoula, and much more. The desserts are a must try. They have an extensive bar as well. For catering services and private parties, visit the website or call ahead.