COVID-19 Updates

There is much uncertainty amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We have provided the following resources to our traveling public and hospitality partners in an effort to comply with travel regulations and recommendations at this time. Please follow us on Facebook as well as the CajunCoast.com website for updates as we have information. Also, don't forget to fill out your Census, to make sure the Cajun Coast gets properly counted for federal funding!

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You can still practice social distancing and get out of the house on the Cajun Coast!Safe Distance Selfie
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DINING ON THE CAJUN COAST

FOOD with Take Out/Pick Up/To Go/Curbside or Delivery Some limited Dining In)

DINING UPDATES - June 1, 2020
SEE MENU UPDATES HERE

  • Annie Mae’s on the Bayou - Temporary Hours– 11 am to 2:30 pm – Patio Dining only
  • Atchafalaya Cafe - Dine In & Patio Dining
  • Atchafalaya Restaurant at Idlewild - Serving Sandwiches only
  • Bay City Bistro - Dine-In or Curbside
  • Bayou Lagniappe - Temporary Hours – Wednesday – Saturday 4:30 – 7:30 pm – Dine-in by reservation 985-384-2245
  • Bonnie's Bouquets and Bakery - Pickup only
  • Bingo’s Seafood & Chinese Cuisine - Pickup only
  • Black Kettle Cajun Meats and Market - Pickup
  • Boiling Madd - Temporary Hours – Monday – Friday 4:30 – 8:30 pm – Saturday 3:00 – 8:00 pm – Curbside only
  • Brown’s Boiling House - Drive thru or takeout only
  • Burger King (Bayou Vista) - Dine in 25% capacity or drive thru
  • Burger King (Franklin) - Dine in 25% capacity or drive thru
  • Burger King (Morgan City) - Dine in 25% capacity or drive thru
  • CC’s Coffee House - Dine in – limited seating 19
  • CJ's Food Express - Plate lunches and short orders.
  • Café JoJo’s - Dine in or curbside
  • Cannata’s Boucherie Café - Pickup
  • Centerville Market
  • Chick’s Burger - Temporary Hours - Mon – Saturday 11 am – 7:30 pm – closed Sunday – Pickup only
  • China King Buffet - Temporary Hours – Sunday – Friday – pickup only 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Church’s Fried Chicken - Drive thru
  • CJ's Food Express
  • Claudia’s Soul Food
  • Coffee & Donuts
  • Craws & Claws - Pick up
  • D & B Seafood and Convenience Store
  • Danny’s Fried Chicken (Franklin) - Temporary Hours - Mon – Sun 10 am – 9 pm - Drive thru or curbside only
  • Danny’s Fried Chicken (Morgan City) - Temporary Hours - Mon – Sun 10 am – 9 pm - Drive thru or curbside only
  • Delish Donuts (Morgan City)
  • Delish Donuts (Patterson)
  • Domino’s Pizza (Bayou Vista) - Pickup or delivery only
  • Domino’s Pizza (Franklin) - Pickup or delivery only
  • Domino’s Pizza (Morgan City) - Pickup or delivery only
  • Don Eduardo’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina - Dine in or curbside
  • Donut Palace (Bayou Vista)
  • Donut Palace (Franklin)
  • East Gate BBQ - Download Menu - Temporary Hours – Mon – Sun 10 am – 2 pm & 4 pm – 9 pm – Curbside or pickup only
  • Eclipse Bar & Grill
  • Forest Restaurant - Temporary Hours – Mon – Sat 10:30 am – 8:30 pm – Dining room open and curbside or pickup
  • Gameday Pizza - Dine in or pick up
  • Johnny’s Seafood & Bait - Pick up
  • Harvest Buffet Restaurant - Pickup only
  • Kimbla’s Cakes - Please call for ordering
  • Landry's Hot Tamales
  • Landry’s Seafood and Steakhouse of Jeanerette - Dine in or pickup
  • Lynn's Hot Tamales - Monday-Friday, 11 am- 1 pm & 2-8 pm - Pick up or delivery
  • Mabel’s Kitchen in Cypress Bayou Casino * Hotel - Temporary Hours - Sun – Sat – 11 am – midnight – limited menu – limited seating
  • McDonald’s (Amelia) - Drive thru
  • McDonald’s (Bayou Vista) - Drive thru
  • McDonald’s (Franklin) - Drive thru
  • McDonald’s (Morgan City) - Drive thru
  • Mon Ami
  • Morgan’s - Temporary Hours – 11 am - 2 pm & 5 pm – 8 pm Sunday – Fri; 5 pm – 8 pm Sat - Curbside or pickup only
  • Orange Leaf Temporary Hours – Tuesday – Sunday 12 pm – 6 pm take out only
  • Paco’s Sandwich Shop - Dine In or take out
  • Papa John’s Pizza - Pickup or delivery
  • Pizza Hut (Morgan City) - Pickup or delivery
  • Pizza Hut (Patterson) - Pickup or delivery
  • Popeye’s Fried Chicken (Bayou Vista) - Dine in or drive thru
  • Popeye’s Fried Chicken (Franklin) - Dine in or drive thru
  • Popeye’s Fried Chicken (Morgan City) - Dine in or drive thru
  • Raisa’s Seafood -  - Pick up
  • Rita Mae’s Kitchen - Pickup only
  • Rouses Fresh Market (sitting Café closed)
  • Sam’s Southern Eatery - Pickup only
  • Sharon’s Tastee Freeze - Pickup only
  • Shoney’s - Dine In or Pickup
  • Si Senor Mexican Restaurant - Pickup only
  • Smoothie King - Drive Thru
  • Sonic Drive Inn (Franklin) - Drive in or drive thru – outdoor seating
  • Sonic Drive Inn (Morgan City) - Drive in or drive thru – outdoor seating
  • Sonic Drive Inn (Patterson) - Drive in or drive thru – outdoor seating
  • St. Mary Seafood & Marina
  • Stazione Deli Market (Berwick) - Pick up, dine in or outdoor seating
  • Stazione Deli Market (Hwy 182 Morgan City) - Pick up, dine in or outdoor seating
  • Stazione Deli Market (Victor II Morgan City) - Pick up, dine in or outdoor seating
  • Stazione Deli Market (Patterson) - Pick up, dine in or outdoor seating
  • Subway (Amelia) - Dine in or take out
  • Subway (Bayou Vista) - Dine in or take out
  • Subway (Franklin) - Dine in or take out
  • Subway (Morgan City) - Dine in or take out
  • Super 1 Foods
  • Susie’s Seafood - Dine In or Pickup
  • Sweet & Simple Coffee & Sweets - Temporary Hours– Mon – Friday 9 am – 5:30 pm – Saturday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Dine in or pickup
  • Taco Bell (Bayou Vista)
  • Taco Bell (Morgan City)
  • Tampico’s (Morgan City) - Temporary Hours - Daily 4 pm – 9 pm – Curbside pickup only
  • The Big Chill - Open
  • The Chili House & More- Family Pack Menu - Dine in or pickup
  • The Galley Restaurant - Temporary Hours – 7 am – 2 pm – Dine in or pickup
  • The Original Castalano's - Curbside or outdoor dining only
  • Tokyo Fish - Curbside only
  • Waffle House - Dine in or pickup
  • Wendy’s Old-Fashioned Hamburgers - Drive thru only
  • Yellow Bowl Restaurant - Dine in or pickup

CLOSED

  • Bayou Café in Amelia Belle Casino
  • Café Delphine in Cypress Bayou Casino * Hotel
  • Cajun Buffet in Amelia Belle Casino
  • City Buffet
  • Ginger's Bakery
  • Loco Mexican Grill & Cantina in Cypress Bayou Casino * Hotel
  • Los Mayas
  • Meche’s Donuts & Grill
  • Mr. Lester’s Steakhouse in Cypress Bayou Casino * Hotel
  • Tampico’s (Bayou Vista)
  • The Cajun Rooster

CYPRESS BAYOU CASINO UPDATES

ATTRACTIONS & STORES ON THE CAJUN COAST

UPDATED SHOPPING GUIDE - 5/15/2020

OPEN as of 5/28/2020

  • Amelia Belle Casino
  • Captain Caviar Swamp Tours
  • Great Wall
  • Grevemberg House Museum
  • Lake End Park (Playground still closed)
  • Morgan City Historic Riverfront
  • Morgan City Petting Zoo
  • Shadowlawn (Open by Appointment Only)
  • The Lighthouse (Watch wildlife)
  • Wedell-Williams Aviation & Cypress Sawmill Museum

Temporarily Closed as of 4/16/2020:

LOCAL

  • Artist Guild Unlimited Everett Street Gallery
  • Bayou Vista Recreation Park
  • Bowl Morgan City
  • Broussard-Harris Rec Center
  • Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
  • “The Brown House” Berwick’s Heritage Museum
  • Chitimacha Museum
  • Cypress Bayou Casino * Hotel
  • Franklin Recreation Center
  • Lake Cinema
  • Morgan City Municipal Auditorium
  • Noah’s Adventures Mini Golf
  • Oaklawn Manor
  • Paying It Forward
  • Shadowlawn
  • Spray Park
  • St Mary Parish Library Branches
  • The Swamp Skate Park
  • T-Shirts and Treasures

OTHER

  • Shadows on the Teche
  • Avery Island/Tabasco/Restaurant/Jungle Gardens
  • Audubon Zoo/Aquarium/IMAX/Insectarium
  • Lake Charles Visitors Center
  • Creole Nature Trail Visitors Center - Open
  • Gator Chateau & Visitors Center - Open

A Message to our Hospitality Partners

We know that our hospitality partners and workforce are suffering right now. We will get through this together! Please see the resources below, and make sure to fill out the business impact surveys or other request from your Louisiana Travel Association. Also, make sure to complete your Census documents, so the Cajun Coast is properly counted for Federal Funding. 

CARES Act HR748
Update from Senator Cassidy

CARES Act Summary from Southeast Tourism Society

Hospitality Cares Foundation
United Way, Entergy and the Hospitality Cares Foundation are providing emergency crisis grants to out-of-work hospitality professionals. Apply online for assistance from the Hospitality Cares Pandemic Response Fund

Louisiana Travel Association
Resources and message updates from the state travel association - Louisiana Travel Association COVID-19 Resources Page
Please go take their Business Impact Survey

LWC Rapid Response Unit
The LWC Rapid Response Unit is available for assistance concerning temporary or permanent layoffs due to Covid-19. Workers who are impacted by closures or reduced hours may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance benefits.

http://www.laworks.net/WorkforceDev/WFD_rapidresponse.asp

You can contact André France at (225) 342-2918 or afrance@lwc.la.gov with your questions about this program. Due to the volume of questions coming in now, I suggest email as the best method to send questions.

One Acadiana Resources Page

Register for Business Resource Webinars

One Acadiana COVID-19 Resources Page