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Brown Bag Gourment

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American, Cajun & Creole, Contemporary
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310 Acton Rd., Suite B, Suite B, Marksville, LA 71351
+1 318-240-8211
Today
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lafayette, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at BBG several times and have tried almost everything that Chef Trent has created! Hands down most consistently great tasting food in Central Louisiana. I would put Chef Trent up against any chef from New Orleans, Baton Rouge or Lafayette!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

This is the best place in Marksville for a real meal. Fresh ingridients, great food and friendly service! Every time I come to this area, I eat here!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing. It was fresh, flavorfull, price was right! Best shrimp and crab stuffed avacado salad. Corn flake crab cakes were terrific!

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Thank Lisa S
Westwego, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We are from New Orleans so we know good food and good service. This is a great restaurant to find in such a small town. I would recommend it to anyone that's not afraid to spend a little money for a high quality meal. Service was just as good if not better than the food.

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2 Thank Mitchell M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

This is a nice little restaurant not far from the casino. It has a nice variety of options from salads to sandwiches to entrees. Once you enter you order your food at the bar and they give you a letter block to put on the table for your food to be delivered. I got the seafood salad and it had... More 

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2 Thank Nandi L
Abbeville, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

You know it is a good place when you can't find a parking spot. I ate lunch here recently and was very pleased with my meal. I had a salad that was almost too pretty to eat - I ate it - it was very tasty. Others at my table had soups and sandwiches and were quite pleased. I will... More 

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2 Thank Teeleah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The food is absolutely amazing at Brown Bag! Portions are small especially for prices but quality makes it worth it! Trent is a very talented chef! Supper menu changes weekly however just about everything on lunch menu is good!!

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2 Thank Emilybordelon
Zachary, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Found this place a couple years ago. Great food and staff! Never disappointed when I eat here. If I can find anything wrong , they could give a little more pieces on the appetizers. This trip we had the Seafood Beignets as the appetizer. As an entree we both had the grilled redfish topped with lump crab meat- Hollandaise with... More 

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2 Thank Steve S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Discovered by accident traveling across Louisiana. My wife and I had lunch and it was superb. We are already making plans to come again and we live over two hours away!! Extremely friendly and helpful staff. The atmosphere is quaint and unexpected. Menu selection is five star cuisine

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1 Thank Duckgumbeaux
Marksville, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

My Husband and I went ate here for lunch today. The food was amazing and the service great. will definitely eat here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $30
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Acton Rd., Suite B, Suite B, Marksville, LA 71351
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Marksville
  • Phone Number: +1 318-240-8211
Description
Brown Bag Gourmet is a locally owned restaurant featuring local products. Our lunch menu features many freshly made salads, sandwiches and also feature daily specials. Our dinner menu features fresh gulf seafood and steaks and changes every 2 to 3 weeks. No reservations needed but are recommended for dinner.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?