May 14, 2020, Update: On May 15, Louisiana's Stay at Home Order will be lifted and Phase One begins. Restaurants can now operate at 25% occupancy. Here's the latest information we have on our local restaurants and how they will be choosing to proceed during this time. Don't see your favorites on the list? Check our restaurant listings page, and use the contact information provided!
Since this is a rapidly changing situation, we encourage you call ahead to these restaurants to verify current hours and specials.
This restaurant serves up a delicious menu of Cajun favorites, and they're offering curbside pick up, outdoor seating, and limited indoor seating! Just call in your order, and they'll bring it out to you when you arrive. Plus, order through Chef Taxi for a delivery option! They are also offering "Feed the Frontlines" catering, where you can buy meals for healthcare and essential workers, and they'll deliver it!
Looking for crawfish? We've got another list here!
This restaurant has updated its mobile app to be used as a curbside pickup app. Place your order on your phone, then call when you arrive and they will deliver your meal to your car. To get the app, text “PRESS” to 33733 or search “Daily Press” on your app store. Bonus: They have a Pop Up Essentials Market, so you can skip the grocery store for meats, fruit, vegetables, milk, and more!
Offering unique family dinner packs that change each day for $50. Add freshly baked cookies or a bottle of wine! For those in need, Parish also offers a red beans and rice plate with a fried pork chop plate for free. Open for curbside takeout.
Get your premium coffee and pastry fix here. Call ahead and order, pull up curbside and place your order there, or dine inside!
This restaurant in Calhoun is offering curbside pickup family meals. The options are Small Feeds (2-4) $16, Medium Feeds (5-8) $32, with choice of Mexican Rice Casserole, Enchiladas, or Chicken Tortilla Soup. They can be take-and-bake or frozen!
Your favorite sports grill is serving up their menu through their drive-thru window. Just call ahead and pick up there or dine outside! Now offering limited indoor seating. Plus, buy a meal for a healthcare or essential worker, and they will deliver it as part of their "Feed the Frontlines" initiative.
This restaurant already has a pick-up window, but they also offer curbside service. Now offering limited indoor seating. Check their Facebook page for their dauly specials! Call ahead with your order and they will meet you outside with your meal!
This restaurant has moved to offer curbside service and ourdoor seating to protect its employees and customers. They are also offering family meal deals with the kids' menu cost at $3 per child.
This restaurant provides delicious healthy options as takeout or curbside pickup. Order in the store while shopping in their small grocery section or visit their website to place an order. Their Family Style casserole is a great choice, and they offer frozen meals and meal kits, as well!
Offering half-priced meals for kids! Order 2 burgers, 2 fries, and 2 drinks for $11.99. Get 7 wings, fries, and drinks for $9.99. Go for the 3 chicken strips, fries, and drink for $8.99. For a family, you can get the 20 chicken strips, 2 large fries, and 4 drinks for $29.99. Partnering with local delivery services for those options! Now offering outdoor dining and limited indoor seating.
Offering their full menu as take out, with regular working hours. Order by calling ahead or stopping by their outdoor setup.
From breakfast in the morning, lunch in the afternoon, to dinner at night, this restaurant has you covered! Open for takeout, curbside service and limited indoor seating.
Offering delivery and curbside pick up, including beer and wine. Have a delicious, specialty burger come to you! Order their Famous Burgers Family Pack with 2 cheeseburgers and fries with ketchup and gravy, plus 2 kids meals with fries, fruit cup, and dessert, with a choice of cheeseburger, chicken tenders, or grilled cheese. Now offering limited indoor and outdoor seating.
Pick up and delivery options still available. You can also order make-your-own pizzas, and they'll send you all the ingredients you need. This is a fun activity to do with your kids!
Curb side pick up and carry out options and now limited indoor seating!
Drive thru and pick up or enjoy outdoor seating!
Their drive-thru is open and they have casseroles, baked goods and soups on top of their usual menu. Daily lunch specials so check back often! Now enjoy outdoor seating.
Operating their drive-thru and a delivery service as well as limited indoor and outdoor seating.
Monroe: (318) 343-3008,
Drive-thru window is open 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Curbside pick up or takeout options as well as outdoor seating! All three restaurants are located inside one building in downtown Monroe. Serving primarily from the menu at Planter's Gastropub, you can call in and pick up!
Operating their drive-thru.
Order from their usual menu, and don't forget the coffee! Call in and pick up inside!
$5 delivery on anything under $75 and free delivery for anything over $75. A family dinner is available with an entree, caesar salad, garlic bread, and homemade cookies. Check their Facebook page to see their entree of the week! Offering limited indoor and outdoor seating.
Call ahead and pick up your order.
Open for pick up orders during regular hours.
Grab and go food, coffee, and fresh juice options. Plus, their grocery store remains open, with tons of vitamins and supplements, organic grocery options, and local produce. Curbside service only!
Lunch and dinner takeout options.
This restaurant is offering curbside service with specials and limited indoor seating! Get 1 entree item plus 2 sides and a drink for $9.99. You can also order a family spread that feeds 4, 6, or 8!
Authentic Louisiana cuisine at curbside! Check out their affordable menu of delicious, creative meals.
Offering curbside, of course! Get "The Lunch Box" for $7.95 with 2 entrees, rice, and naan!
This fresh mex build-your-own-meal style place is open for curbside takeout and outdoor seating!
Monroe: (318) 600-6629, West Monroe: (318) 570-5045
Order curbside and takeout! Don't forget your $2 takeout margaritas.
Offering curbside takeout and ourdoor seating during normal hours. First responders and healthcare professionals get 50% off! Plus, if you spend over $100, you get 25% off! Lunch for the whole [essential] office crew!
Offering pan meals for the family. Call ahead and pick up!
Known for their 100% gluten-free menu, this bakery serves up delicious breakfasts and sweet treats. Order ahead, and pick up and now offering limited indoor seating!
Offering their regular menu as to-go orders. Call ahead, and pick up!
Open, serving curbside breakfast and sweets. Call and order before they sell out!
Open for to-go orders and curbside on their regular menu. Healthcare professionals and first responders get 30% off their order, excluding crawfish. But they have a 10 lb. crawfish special for $34.95!
Open for takeout, outdoor seating, and limited indoor seating! You can also get your meal delivered through Waitr.
Open during their regular business hours for takeout and limited indoor seating, and they post specials daily on their Facebook page!
Monroe: (318) 325-5799, West Monroe: (318) 325-7575, Sterlington: (318) 654-4769
Hit their drive-thru lanes for their specialty frozen custard! Still serving their normal menu.
Serving pans of lasagna for families. Call and order 24 hours in advance!
You can still try new places during COVID-19! Having opened just this year, this restaurant brings authentic delicious Nepalese and Indian food to you. Order their lunch box special, and check their Facebook each day for specials!
Levee Grill (recently replaced River Grille in Monroe)
Open for curbside takeout! Check their Facebook page for daily specials.
Serving curbside takeout!
Open for curbside takeout during normal hours!
Their takeout window is open! Choose from their regular menu.
Monroe: (318) 322-9556, West Monroe: (318) 396-8210
Open and serving their regular menu!
Open and offering their full coffee menu (get those lattes!), breakfast menu, and chicken salad for lunch.
Open and operating as a drive-thru from their front door. Good home-cookin' is just what the doctor ordered!
Open and posting their specials of the day on Facebook! Call ahead and reserved indoor seating. First come basis for outdoor seating. Still offering takeout!
Open for limited indoor and outdoor seating! They are asking that parties of over 6 people sit outside.
Get your sushi fix! Now open for takeout!
Opening for indoor and outdoor seating!
Open for limited indoor seating and takeout!
Open for limited indoor and outdoor seating!
Plus, check out dining delivery services available in Ouachita Parish featuring many of these restaurants and more!
We encourage you to continue to support local businesses if you are healthy and comfortable doing so. This list will continue to be updated as we are informed. The links provided in this post lead to their Facebook pages for the most up to date information. Thanks to Lauren Creekmore for providing the bulk of this information!
Restaurants Opening After the Mandate is Lifted
Kahlo's Tapas and Tequila
The Back Yard Street Food & Pub
Bayou Brew House
List updated as of May 14, 2020, 12:30 PM.
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