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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 good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (17 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We been to 121 many times and the quality seems to be slowly deteriorating, What were really great burgers in the past have gone to what seems like a meat loaf patty, The appetizer Lamb Chops, used to have great flavor, I always order these,on...More

Thank bstil456
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Visiting family in La, we needed a evening out with some good food. Found this place, was pricey but we splurged! Our waiter Tyler was perfect! 😬 We loved the food & drinks! Tyler designed a king cake martini, which we all shared. So colorful...More

Thank Kat W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

So disappointed with everything about this restaurant. They were out of fried mozzarella and French fries, not to mention our waiter didn't bring us any bread until we had almost finished our dinner. My 22 year old son ordered pasta and the portion looked like...More

Thank Yankee9561
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Very good service and food. Wish they would have a mint sauce for their Lamb Chops. I bring my own. Will definitely return

Thank bstil456
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Brought some out of town guest to eat dinner and we arrived 25 minutes before close and we’re treated like chopped liver. The Food was Good but we were led to believe they were out of just about everything.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This place should be rated in top 5 in Lake Charles! Awesome salads, shrimp appetizer, great steaks, great lamb lollipops, & great veggies! If you love tiramisu they have the best!

Thank Danny Ray I
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Very good Italian restaurant. Suggested by locals who were right. Servers are pleasant, food is great, the atmosphere is great, the wine list is good. Ate there for lunch on business but appeared to be a good place for a romantic evening meal.

Thank TOM S
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I went to 121 Artisan Bistro with two of my co-workers while on a business trip to Lake Charles, LA. We were referred here by a local woman while in line at Panera Bread for lunch. We were certainly not disappointed. This was a quaint,...More

Thank stacyh722
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I can't say enough about this place! The food is out of this world and the staff is amazing! They remember you and what you like to eat and drink! If you do happen to go.. try ! there flashed fried oysters They are absolutely...More

Thank sissiemcclure
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My guest had the stuffed mushrooms which she said were delicious. I had the spinach salad which was bountiful and yummy . Our server Michael was very attentive and helpful. All in all, it was a great experience!

Thank Mimi_Ann2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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