Food & 


See what's in store for your senses with an exciting lineup of vibrant bars, delicious restaurants, and fun group activities.

Savor the city, one bite at a time.

Baton Rouge is a culinary adventure, combining flavors and cultures to create truly memorable dining experiences. From authentic Southern staples to unique flavors from across the globe, you're bound to find a dish or drink that speaks to you.

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  • 14Restaurants and bars in Baton Rouge have been featured on national food and travel shows.
  • 19Food trucks set up shop on weekends throughout the city, offering a diverse range of cuisines to choose from.
  • 20+Bars and music venues line Third Street downtown, making it a hotspot for nightlife, dining, and entertainment.

Acclaimed Restaurants

Dive into a one-of-a-kind culinary landscape, with more than 300 restaurants catering to every corner of culture, taste, and preference. Grab a burger at Curbside, enjoy sunset-lit sushi overlooking the river at the Tsunami rooftop, or keep it classy at Beausoleil for an upscale night out with friends.

Craft Beer & Cocktails

Whether you're into the craft beer and brewery vibe or you're a cocktail connoisseur, the city is filled to the brim with bars, restaurants, and venues known for unique flavors and vibrant atmospheres. Stop by Tin Roof, Rally Cap, or Agile Brewery, where the local brews tell a story of passion and community.

Cocktail lovers, head to Radio Bar or Olive or Twist for stunning, handcrafted drinks in hubs of togetherness.

Chimes, a Baton Rouge staple, mixes Southern charm with a wide beer selection, embodying the city's warm community vibe. Additionally, Istrouma Brewery brings farm, beer, and art together, celebrating local talent and shared moments.

These places aren’t just about drinks; they’re where every sip comes with a sense of belonging, turning patrons into a vibrant, interconnected family.

Entertainment Everywhere

If it's unique experiences you're looking for, tons of exciting activities call Baton Rouge home. Test your wits at one of the top-rated escape rooms in the country or go thrill-seeking with a stroll through the haunted halls of the nationally ranked 13th Gate. Challenge your friends to a round at Top Golf or revel in the nostalgia of BR.cade.

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Culture Around the Corner

Baton Rouge's neighboring cities also offer unique restaurants and immersive activity options. From the vibrant culinary scene of New Orleans to the rich cultural heritage of Lafayette, you're only an hour away from entirely new worlds of fun, festive possibilities.