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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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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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121 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 17 June 2017

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

1  Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 15 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 3 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 8 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 29 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 18 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
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
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