Have to know how to place the order! Very greasy and mostly fry fish! One time was enough for me.
We stopped for lunch when we got to Lake Charles and on the trip back it's sooo good. We had Fried Oysters & Fried Catfish both times and they are excellent. You get lots of food, so go on an empty stomach.
Wow! The Pistelettes are out of this world and the boudin balls are very good. Everything was great! The service was a little lacking, but they were quite busy. You definitely get a lot for your money!
Each one of us would have sworn what we ordered was "the best" choice on the menu. The service was excellent, our every need (few) was promptly met, our beverage was re-filled before the glass was empty. We are from FAR away, we would return again and again and again.
If your dining urge is fried seafood, this is THE place to go. My first visit and I was happy to see that "Bill's" No. 1 rating is well deserved. Although best known for fried dishes, this is the season for crawfish and EVERYBODY was consuming huge 2-3 lb platters of these boiled Louisiana favorites. I guess I saw 50-100... More
The place is nice enough as it is but the food is the real highlight here and that’s not often said about any eating establishment. I drove from Houston on a business trip and skipped lunch until almost 3:00 simply because I was heading through Sulphur/ Lake Charles. My wait was not a disappointment. Simply put, if you like crawdads... More
Steamboat Bill's Lakeshore Location food was great. Margaritas and Hurricanes were just as good as the seafood. Cant wait to visit Lake Charles again so I can dine there again.
Stopped in at Steamboat Bill's on a friend's recommendation when we were passing through the Lake Charles area. The seafood was fantastic. We had shrimp poboys, a catfish poboy and a seafood platter. Everything was cooked great with the perfect amount of seasoning for us. We plan to pick up po-boys the next time we are passing by. Loved everything... More
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