Steve & Pat’s Bon Temps Grill

On a recent date night, my husband I had an absolutely delightful meal at Steve & Pat’s Bon Temps Grill. This fairly new restaurant in Lafayette describes their food as “swamp edge cuisine.” Now I have no idea what that really means, but it is definitely flavorful and memorable. The atmosphere of this restaurant is … Continue reading

Viva la Waffle

Viva la Waffle is a food truck that specializes in sandwiches made with Brussels style waffles topped with fresh ingredients. They have a basic menu that stays the same, but also offer a daily special. Their specials include items like waffle dogs (like a corn dog, but wrapped in a waffle), a pizza waffle, a … Continue reading


The LA strEAT food truck made their first appearance at the Food Truck Round Up today. According to their website, they are making street food with a gourmet twist. I was definitely impressed by the truck itself when I saw it today. The truck looks very nice, is huge, and even has a t.v. mounted … Continue reading

Pelon’s Mexican Hot Dogs

Pelon’s Mexican Hot Dogs is both a freestanding carry out restaurant and a food truck. The restaurant is located at 1506 Verot School Rd. There is a great story on their website describing how the idea for the restaurant came about. I have sampled items from their food truck on two occasions. I have to … Continue reading

Mobile Restaurants

The food truck scene has recently exploded in Lafayette. The list of trucks is ever growing. The ones that I know about are: Viva la Waffle, Pelon’s Mexican Hot Dogs, Freetown Fries, Lil Chub’s Grill, Manhattan Food Co, LA strEAT, Kona Ice of Acadiana, Acadiana Grilled Cheese Co, and A Change of Heart. Here is … Continue reading