Ind Restaurant Guide: for the casual diner and the serious foodie
Considering dining out tonight? More than 130 Acadiana eateries — from fancy white linen restaurants to down-home plate lunch joints, and most of them right here in Lafayette — are featured on-line in The Independent Weekly Restaurant Guide.
Click here to see a Blue Toad version of the guide. A handy index at the end makes finding a restaurant quick and easy. You can also access the guide by clicking on the “Restaurant Guide” icon on the right side of the page at theind.com.
You can pick up a print version of the guide in this week's issue of The Independent. It'll fit in your glove compartment! The guide also features the 10 best dishes under $10 by Independent Weekly staff gourmet Mary Tutwiler.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.
Philip deMahy Sr., a once respected New Iberia ad exec, was sentenced May 2 to spend the next two years (he faced up to 100 years) in a state penitentiary after state and federal investigators found dozens of images depicting children engaged in lewd sexual acts on his personal computer.