The French Press

The French Press, a casual dining restaurant holding the distinctions of being hailed as one of SAVEUR Magazine’s Top 100 Inspiring Places and Things to Eat (Jan/Feb 2013) and rated as one of Urban Spoon’s Top Breakfast Restaurants in the country (2013), is located in downtown Lafayette, LA -  the heart of Cajun country. The restaurant, which offers brunch by day and fine dining by night, serves inventive versions of traditional Cajun and American cuisine with a focus on fresh, high quality ingredients and rich flavors. James Beard nominated, Chef Justin Girouard puts his own forward-thinking spin on each dish, resulting in food that is both modern and comforting.

 

Photo Credit Madeline LaCroix

Photo Credit Madeline LaCroix

Catering

The French Press is available for all of your event needs.  No party is too small or too big. For in-house catering, our side room can be rented out for smaller private events seating up to 40 people, but able to accommodate up to 70 for cocktail party-style events. The main dinning room is also available most evenings. The French Press has provided intimate dining space for bridal luncheons, business dinners, and birthday parties.  We are also available for offsite catering weather it be in your home or one of South Louisiana many beautiful venues.