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Monthly Archives: February 2014


Catfish Charlie’s…Homemade, Big, & Fresh

By Harolyn F. & Scott B. We love our local food, and today was no exception. We dined at Catfish Charlie’s which is located in the Office Depot Shopping Center on Louisville Avenue in Monroe. Doug Wood opened the restaurant…

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Cheniere Shack Restaurant

by Alana C. & Ruth C. Ruth and I headed out for late, late lunch to a local favorite, The Cheniere Shack (pronounced Shin-e Shack).  We just missed the lunch time specials which seemed tempting on this very cold day. …

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Lunch with a View at Waterfront Grill

By Dianna P. & Norma L. Since February 14, 1997 when Don, Sam and Clay Weems decided to “cast aside the frying pan” and open Waterfront Grill, they have been serving up quality seafood and steaks that are grilled, baked…

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Good Food with Healthy on the Side

by Sylvia B. & Sheila S. Daily Harvest has had a long standing reputation in Monroe-West Monroe as the place to go when looking for a healthy meal. Owner Philip Thigpen delivers that with his “good food, and by the…

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Crawfish and a Pig Sandwich at Cormier’s

By Norma L. & Scott Cormier’s is a family owned restaurant that was previously a gas station. The Cormier family acquired the property and turned it into the family restaurant you see today on Forsythe Avenue. It is still a…

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Lindz’s Cafe

By Austin B. & Norma L. Located about one mile from the up and coming downtown Monroe on DeSiard Street, Lindz’s Café is a home cooking lovers’ kind of place. Owned by Tex Mahon, an ex-military chef, the restaurant is…

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Mohawk Seafood Tavern

By Sylvia B. & Georgie H. Lunch time and we needed a place to eat, something different, a place that we have never gone before.  We mutually agreed to go the Mohawk Seafood and Tavern. We started on our way!…

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Lunch at the Warehouse

Known for great food and beautiful views, the Warehouse No. 1 Restaurant has long been a local favorite for a casual lunch with friends or the place to go for a special evening out. Located on the Ouachita River, the…

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Love Your Local Food

February is often called the “Month of Love.” Well, here in Monroe-West Monroe, the staff of the Monroe-West Monroe Convention & Visitors Bureau wants you to know how much we “Love our Local Food.” So we are going to blog…

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