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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” (52 reviews)
“roast beef” (47 reviews)
“po boy” (92 reviews)
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 19 September 2017

Darrell's is a neat local bar with good food, good bartender and nice to watch games. The last visit an obnoxious guy wouldn't shut up trying to talk and sell us his "catering service". Personally I felt like a manager of the facility should have...More

Thank PilotFlyer
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I love the remodeled interior with lots of glass and light. They definitely have redefined the atmosphere from the dark smokey bar to a more family friendly envirionment. I ordered the ruben and my friend the club sandwich and they were both excellent. Nice place...More

Thank wayneb1954
Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you are coming to Lake Charles or travelling through.. make sure you take time out to try the roast beef with jalapeno mayo. If during lunch time, make sure you have more than 1 hr of time

Thank AftabkhanMD
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Best Po-Boy place in Lake Charles. Very simple, casual, college type place with Po-Boys made in a simple way with jalapeño mayonnaise and lots of gravy. The Darrells Special will make memories!!

Thank Coral Lee B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I really love their jalapeno dressing . They have the best bread in the world. They have a real laid back and friendly atmosphere.

Thank TexasAD
Reviewed 7 September 2017

One of the po boys in Lake Charles.I have only used take out. The bread used is in a class unto itself.

1  Thank arlanderk
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This sandwich is like no other! A Darrell's special is a warm poboy that is delicious! You won't be disappointed!

Thank reinetteg2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very casual atmosphere. Doesn't matter if you dine in or take home, still the best poboy In town!! Has a large bar for plenty of seating or plenty of tables to sit down. This restaurant is right on 210 so easy to get in or...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Only thing good is the Darrel special and surf n turf. Everything else tastes like subway like just plain turkey or ham. The sausage po boy is ok don't like that the meat is shaved.

Thank dmc1118
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to try them out for lunch and was the best decision I made. I tried the Surf N Turf Po Boy and it was extremely good. They have a jalapeño mayonnaise The does wonders!! It's a must try!!!

Thank TravelWithTheAdams
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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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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