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121 Artisan Bistro

121 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
+1 337-310-7499
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“cannelloni” (3 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service, well at least our server was the best that this place had going for them. We will never eat here again. I witnessed the cooks in view of the dining room use their cell phones multiple times and then return to preparing food. This...More

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great service and food. I would return and also recommend to travelers. Off the beaten path near hospital.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

This bistro has a nice location close to my house and nice atmosphere. Food, cocktails and service was nice.

Thank Oksanka L
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to celebrate at 121 Artisan Bistro because of the glowing reviews from our friends. And they were right. We were greeted and seated immediately because I have mobility issues. Our waiter, Gary Cooper, was superb. He helped me find a great bock beer...More

Thank Nadine H
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Posting says it all. The waiter was awful - food was fair -- and alcoholic drinks were served half full. I am a foodie and travel lots of places ... nice atmosphere though

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

121 has a nice atmosphere and good cocktails - especially the half off martini night on Wednesdays. The food is good, but not special. I ordered the shrimp and corn bisque, and it was delicious. It was warm and not hot, and I found another...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Visited after a wonderful trip to Crying Eagle Brewery, was not disappointed by both beverage and food selections. Solid wait staff and excellent food rounded out by a great full bar and beautiful location.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had dinner there and everything on their me u sounded amazing! My food was perfect! Our waiter was amazing as well. He was hilarious and so friendly! I can't wait to go back again!

Thank msujwillis7
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant,friendly staff. I ordered the special, fish and flash fried brussel sprouts. My wife had a pizza, which both were great. Had an Italian margarita and glass of red wine. And for dessert white chocolate bread pudding, gotta have that. Highly recommend this...More

Thank troy h
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My husband and I had the BEST dinner last night at 121. Started with the calamari and crusted shrimp appetizer recommended by the waiter. Strawberry lemon drop martini hit the spot for a pre-meal cocktail. The Mona Lisa pasta dish is always my go-to and...More

Thank B2708EDmelissat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 337-310-7499
  • E-mail
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