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.


Join Our Monthly Supper Club

For our loyal dinner customers, don’t fret. We will be hosting monthly dinners which will allow Justin and Margaret to create a unique dinning experience each month.

They are excited to explore international cuisine, collaborate with local artisans, and showcase unique ingredients.