Sit. Stay. Eat.

Authentic Cajun Cuisine and Famous Louisiana Art

Downtown Lake Charles restaurant providing great food and service surrounded by world famous Blue Dog artwork by George Rodrigue.

See Menu

Sunday Brunch

A variety of great food + live music & free mimosas = the best Sunday Brunch around!


Every Sunday from 10:30am - 2pm
See Details

Play Video. See Inside.

See the menu

Banquet Room

Need space to host an event or party? We can make it special. See Details

Pick your order up To Go or have it delivered by WAITR!

waitr_full_logo_app_options
  1. Download Waitr App
  2. Look Up Blue Dog Cafe
  3. Place your order
  4. Blue Dog Cafe will be delivered to you

- How It Works -

waitr_phone_screen

Live Music Schedule See Full Calendar

  • Connie G

    Sat, Aug 19

  • Patrick Cooper & Sam Broussard

    Sun, Aug 20

  • Robert Richard

    Thu, Aug 24

  • Leah Robinson

    Fri, Aug 25

  • Connie G

    Sat, Aug 26

  • Connie G

    Sun, Aug 27

  • Cory Landry

    Thu, Aug 31

Thirsty?

Come Join Us
- See Bar Details -

About the Artist

IMG_0410George Rodrigue (1944-2013) started his career by painting Louisiana bayous, live oak trees, Cajuns and the legends and folklore of the Acadiana area.  It was from one of these Cajun legends about a ghostlike werewolf dog that the Blue Dog series was born.

See Details

fb.com/BlueDogCafeLC

Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles

HAPPY HOUR Monday thru Saturday, 2-7 pm limited menu in bar 2-5 pm 2 for 1 mixed drinks (single call, well liquor) $2 domestic longnecks $2 Abita Amber and Purple Haze draught $5 House wine Limited menu in bar Mon-Fri 2-5 pm
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesFriday, August 18th, 2017 at 2:24pm
Sorry, the first one didn't have the info about George's studio being on display in NOLA.
4    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesFriday, August 18th, 2017 at 2:57am
Artist George Rodrigue outside his studio in Carmel, California, 2008. #tbt

Although Rodrigue painted often in California, his heart remained devoted to Louisiana. Today, his Carmel studio is reassembled as a permanent exhibit at the Bayou Teche Museum in his hometown of New Iberia.

Learn more- https://georgerodrigue.com/rodrigues-artist-studio/
4 2    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesWednesday, August 16th, 2017 at 1:10am
Wishing a Happy 1st Day of School to all the kiddos! May it be a good day (or not) bread pudding will put a smile on EVERYONE'S face!
#bluedogcafelc #sitstayeat #eatlakecharles #back2school
   View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesTuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 4:02am
Blue Dog Burger anyone? 😋
8 2    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesTuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 3:43am
See the original winning artworks from the 2017 George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts annual Scholarship Art Contest- On view thru August 26th at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum in Lake Charles!

Founded by artist George Rodrigue in 2009, this annual statewide Art Contest has since received 5,600 entries from across Louisiana and awarded a combined $366,250 in scholarships to 135 students. Learn more- www.rodriguefoundation.org

Pictured: "Sounds of the Port" by Ashleigh Rains, a recent graduate of Zachary High School in Zachary, Louisiana.
5 1    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesSaturday, August 12th, 2017 at 11:45pm
Happy Saturday! Full menu ALL day today and Happy Hour from 2-7pm! How are you spending the day?
4    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesSaturday, August 12th, 2017 at 11:27am
Our favorite sax player, Robert Saxy Richard, is back on the Blue Dog stage tonight @ 7pm! Sit, Stay, Eat and enjoy award-winning dishes, famous artwork, cold beverages, and of course LIVE MUSIC!!
2    View on Facebook
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake Charles
Blue Dog Cafe of Lake CharlesFriday, August 11th, 2017 at 5:32am
When life gives you lemons you add cucumber & gin 😉🍋
Stop in today or this weekend for the newest drink special the "Cool As A Cucumber"!
3    View on Facebook