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119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
337-474-3651
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 51
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  • 10
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  • 6
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Keisha's birthday.

Rooms acceptable Seafood buffet excellent Waitresses in short supply Excellent customer service Room service not open 24 hours

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
Benita E
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White House, Jamaica
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Lake Charles, Louisiana
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW

The Darrell's special is a good, be prepared to get it on your clothes. For a sports bar it is a good one. I prefer to drive thru.

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White House, Jamaica
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Rooms acceptable Seafood buffet excellent Waitresses in short supply Excellent customer service Room service not open 24 hours

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Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I read the reviews and decided to try this place since I was in the area. It is a family type sports bar. The only food on the menu are sandwiches so do not expect to find crawfish or redbeans and rice. I asked our waitress what was the best sandwich and she recommended the Darrell's special or the surf... More 

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Great place to have a sandwich and grab a beer. It is seat yourself so when you walk in look at bar or a table that has not been bused. The bread is awesome. The menu is nice and short. I got the shrimp with jalapeño mayo which was awesome with ton of cheese. Like the title says, if you've... More 

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Spring, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Some of the best sandwiches at Darrells anywhere. Close to the casinos. Most recently I had a surf and turf- messy but delicious.

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Austin, TX
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is a must do anytime I pass through Lake Charles! I love the ham and cheese but the rest of my family likes the Darrell's Special. It isn't fancy but delicious - get the regular a large is huge!!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We about FROZE to death but we were told that we HAD to eat here, so we did. Service was pitiful but the food was worth it! Great bread!!

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Lake Charles
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This family owned business has been serving fabulous poboys for many years. You will need more than one or two napkins as they are very juicy....you will not be disappointed.

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Very good and tasty poboys & be sure to try DARRELLS SPECIAL ADD SHRIMP & xtra gravy, yum, a lil expensive but i guess no more than what u pay at subway.

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place to grab a sandwich and conversation. Make sure you have plenty of napkins because there is no way to eat their sandwiches neatly but it's worth it

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 119 W College St, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1623
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: 337-474-3651
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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