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119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
+1 337-474-3651
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (57 reviews)
“surf and turf” (45 reviews)
“po boy” (96 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Pub
119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The napkins are small but that’s the only small thing served at this restaurant. Darrell’s sandwiches especially the “Special” are melt in your mouth delights and something you can’t find just anywhere. Definitely not your typical poboy and worthy of a spot in to take...More

Thank colleennatali
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best po boys in Louisiana. BBQ pork and surf n turf are incredible. The jalapeño mayonnaise and French bread are perfect. You’ll need lots of napkins!

Thank sssmith0124
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I work for Marriott hotels and always tell people about your place never have I been unhappy with any item I’ve ordered!!!

Thank tdwbbhl0822
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly quality of food, service and atmosphere has declined. A Darrells special isn't as appealing as it once was. With other sandwich shops that have popped up locally, Darrells has not continued to raise the bar of expectations. They have slowly fallen to the side...More

Thank JCWL1979
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best food sandwiches in Lake Charles area. Easy to get to and many different sandwiches. Friendly, people great service.

Thank PAM V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE!!!!! Hands down the Darrell’s special is the best sandwich ever!!! We love the atmosphere and the service is always great to us!!!

Thank Cory E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Darrell’s has the best PoBoys I have ever tasted!! Often copied but never duplicated!! Hands down best sandwich place in Lake Charles!

Thank allie754
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As I got into town late my restaurant options were limited. Got into Daryl's at about 9 was waited on swiftly and it was highly recommended I have the Darrell's special which is a 3 meat po boy with sauce. Waitress steered me in the...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018

The poboys at Darrell's are a long time area delight. Surf and Turf is my favorite!!! Sliced roast beef and sauteed shrimp cooked in roast beef gravy and homemade butter sauce and jalapeno mayo. They have domestic, import, craft and premium beer.

Thank L P
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

They have many different types of poboys all are very good two of my favorite are the bbq and the surf and turf

Thank Letus86
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Timmy G
February 25, 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
February 25, 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
October 27, 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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