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Charley G's Seafood Grill

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3809 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70503-5275
+1 337-981-0108
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11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:00
Sat 05:30 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2015

The restaurant was beautiful but noisy. We both ordered steak. My husband ordered a ribeye which was very small and he was disappointed with the flavor. My filet was fine but I would not order it again. The potatoes and grilled asparagus were delicious. They were out of my wine selection which was disappointing. We eat out a lot and... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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152 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Charley G's has the trifecta of very good and creative food combined with wonderful service and ambiance that is needed to complete the fine dining experience. We dined there once before and it was the grandest dining experience we had in all of Louisiana something that I would consider difficult to accomplish. We both had the Irish trout which was... More 

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2 Thank james K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

3.5 stars is a fair rating. Meat is cooked and spiced well, sea food is fresh and walnut salad is very good. This restaurant is on the pricey side but is not too bad compared to competition. Consider trying their stake and their trout fish. I expected a better martini for $ 10. Service is good but could be faster.

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2 Thank Manny13trip
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Like the menu. Coconut shrimp Taste great. Nice mixed drinks. liked the atmosphere. Greet you with a smile.

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Thank annmarir01
Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2015

whether you looking for dining with your spouse or with a group, Charlie Gs is always a great choice. I really like having the option to dine in the restaurant section or in the bar area--both great experiences. All of their appetizers are fantastic and the main course selections are always great. My wife's favorite is the salmon--she will not... More 

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Thank Nickolas Z
Lafayette, Louisiana
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2015

My wife and I decided on this restaurant to celebrate our anniversary. Chase was our very attentive and informative waiter. We decided on the 5 oz (for madam) and 8 oz. (for monsieur) Filet Mignon. Living in Acadiana, I consider myself a pretty good steak cook--but the wife and I both agree that these were the two best steaks we... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Look no further for the best food, atmosphere and hospitality not only in Lafayette, but LA! you will not order anything that disappoints, but you can't go wrong with the tuna tartar appetizer, duck and andouille gumbo or crispy duck. Great piano bar Friday and Saturday night too.

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2 Thank Kelly S
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2014

We fought through 40 minutes of cross town traffic to get to Charley G's in time for lunch ( they serve from 11-2 during the week) plus dinner. Had a cup of duck and andouille sausage gumbo. It had a very dark rich roux which and a cup was exactly enough. Had a nice grilled mahi mahi and creme brûlée... More 

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1 Thank SeekingHealthyBalanc
Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

I called to make reservations and said that it was my brother's birthday. When we got there they had decorated the table and signed a card for him. Very sweet! The crab cakes were delicious, cooked perfectly and had nice big chunks of crab. The duck and andouille gumbo was thick and tasty, just like I like it. Coconut shrimp... More 

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1 Thank Juliet B
Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Several workers in the kitchen were sporting large ugly untrimmed beards which were not protected from the food by nets and the head guy had one too! YUK! Food was mediocre and served over an hour after ordering. Everything on the menu is heavy, nothing light and extremely over-priced. So disappointed as this WAS a favorite of mine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70503-5275
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-981-0108

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?