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119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
+1 337-474-3651
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“surf and turf” (51 reviews)
“roast beef” (45 reviews)
“po boy” (91 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
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Reviewed yesterday

A Lake Charles native recommended my stepdaughter and I stop here on our way to Baton Rogue. So glad we asked him! Straightforward, tasty sandwiches served on fresh bread, prepared to order and friendly service. I had the roast beef (dripping with juices) and she...More

Thank texasjtr
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Darrell's special is an absolute must try. Good food and cold beer. Haven't had a sandwich from there I don't like.

Thank cemaricle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, Great Food, cold beer. I would recommend this restaurant to all. Come as you are type of atmosphere. That's right, jeans and a T-shirt or work clothes.

Thank icem39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is excellent and well worth the money you get more than you can eat with some entries .Service is great too.

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Great Sanwiches for Lunch. A busy local lunch favorite. Darrell's Special with Jalapeno Mayo is the one to get.

Thank Cdtyler
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Food is always delicious. The best is either the surf and turf (my personal favorite) or the darrells special. Staff is always friendly. Wait is about 25-30 mins when ordering to pay at the drive thru. My only complaint is trying to place your order...More

Thank Helena T
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Poy boys were very full and tasty with very tasty bread. Menu was very simple and limited with all throw away settings. The full Darrell poy boy with the jalapeño mayo was extremely filling which I couldn't finish. Come early as it was busy with...More

Thank Joball24
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! Bring your appetite and probably a wet wipe. Big sandwiches with 3 different cheeses and lots of juice. You'll need several napkins, as these things are incredibly juicy. Not greasy, juicy. They provide a stack of the small cocktail napkins (?) at the tables....More

Thank g3times
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

You know it’s good when you need a pile of napkins and must wipe your face after each bite. The Darrell’s Special with jalapeño mayo is the bomb. Not in anyone’s diet, but worth the splurge! Darrell’s is a special treat for dinner our family...More

Thank HikerChick6
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Very good Daryl’s Special. Yummy poor boy with delicious meat! Guys love it as it’s juicy and filling. A Lak Charles favorite in a sports bar atmosphere.

Thank 1luckycat
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Timmy G
25 February 2017|
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Response from rick3446 | Reviewed this property |
11AM-10pm every day and till 11pm Fri and Sat. Closed Sundays
Timmy G
25 February 2017|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Monday thru Thursday - 11-10 pm Friday thru Saturday - 11-11 pm Sunday - Closed
27 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 337-474-3651
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