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English first
Baytown, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

After moving away from Lake Charles I haven't been to this place in some time, over the last several months my daughter has been talking about this "spectacular place" that she wanted to go for her 21st birthday before hitting the town. Much to my surprise it was 121 Bistro which I had forgotten all about. Wonderful atmosphere, low lighting,... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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228 reviews 228 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Dinner was great. There was a large group of us, but the server managed to keep up. The lamb was excellent. The shepherd's pie was really good, although it was a non-traditional twist. Not what I expected or wanted, but it was very good. A little pricey, but not too bad. Great place to take a date for a quiet... More

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Bush, Louisiana
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

pizza great, easy to fine. open for lunch and dinner. This is the second time I have been to this restaurant, and it is super food. Totally suggest the chocolate bread pudding - warm and tasty. But DO order it when you first get there because it takes a little longer to prepare.

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Louisiana
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67 reviews 67 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Frequented this bistro for several years for lunch and dinner. Lunch menu is limited Sad to say this but....My family has noticed the quality of service and food has slowly diminished over the past year. Servers are slow and forgetful, bread arrives late or not at all, steaks are either undercooked or overcooked, and although lasagna is listed on menu,... More

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Lake Charles, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Great low key atmosphere! Nice bar area, tasty appetizers and entrees! Their pizza is delightful! And the parmesan shrimp appetizer is a must!

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Bush, Louisiana
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Great menu - we had parmesean encrusted shrimp & ground mustard dipping sauce, duck/fig appetizer, steak filet topped with crab meat & herb sauce. All was fabulously tasty. Great meeting place for friends/family. We did not have the pizza but they do have a wood burning stove and gluten free pizza dough.

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Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Alway great food and good service. Lake Charles has a good little treasure with this little off the path restaurant.

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Bridge City, Texas
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78 reviews 78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My husband loves wood-fired artisan pizzas, so we came here on Friday night for Father's Day weekend. This is definitely the place to be/hot-spot with great bar and great service. The place filled up soon after we arrived. This restaurant has gourmet herb-infused olive oil on the tables (from the local gourmet food shop Crave) and is wonderful to dip... More

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I am sad I found this place so late! Its a nice up scale place with great Italian food. The atmosphere was simple but could tell everyone wanted to be here. Very packed!

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Bakersfield, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I usually judge Italian food by the quality of the lasagna. 121 Artisan Bistro's lasagna was excellent, some of the best I have ever had. We had a group (12 people) there for a business meal. Service was absolutely outstanding. I recommend this restaurant without reservation.

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Additional Information about 121 Artisan Bistro

Address: 121 Dr. Micheal DeBakey Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-5950
Phone Number: (337) 310-7499
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
Cuisine: Italian

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