Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
2716 North McArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303
Phone: (318) 487-4261
Fax: (318) 880-0111
This casual dining restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere that everyone loves. Carino's offers an extensive menu of what they call "country Italian cuisine." Appetizers include broiled stuffed mushrooms, hand-breaded calamari, and Italian nachos. If you are hungry for a little something more, traditional favorites like baked cheese tortellini, chicken marsala, baked lasagna, salads, paninis and pizza is also available. Carino's is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner and curbside carry-out is offered.
Open for lunch and dinner seven days a week, this busy restaurant offers Cantonese, Mandarin, Szechuan, Hunan and Shanghai specialties as well as a great sushi bar. Most popular dish is Tiny Spicy Chicken.
An extensive selection of Mexican dishes such as fajitas, chimichangas, chalupas, taquitos, and quesadillas are served at this restaurant that also offers children's plates, delicious margaritas, fine wines, and desserts. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
This locally owned and operated restaurant serves great smoked beef, pork and chicken. Choose a platter with side orders or a sandwich with fries. Giant loaded baked potatoes are the best. A drive-thru makes to-go-orders very popular. Inside dining is casual and kid friendly. Open daily from 11:00 AM until 10:00 PM.
Satisfy your craving for barbecue at this restaurant that specializes in delicious Cajun style barbecue complete with homemade side dishes. Complete catering services are available. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
"Baking memories since 1977," this award winning bakery is a local favorite for fresh breads, delicate pastries, doughnuts, and elegant wedding cakes. Atwood's also offers a wonderful lunch special on Tuesday thru Saturday. Unique salads, deli sandwiches on fresh baked bread and delicious soups made from scratch. Hours : Tuesday & Wednesday 6AM-6PM, Thursday & Friday, 6AM-10PM, Saturday 6AM-4PM. They are closed Sunday and Monday.
Spirits is indeed a local favorite. Whether you are meeting co-workers for lunch or looking for a relaxing dinner with family, Spirits offers it all. Famous for their fresh salads, they also serve delicious burgers and po-boys, pasta and fresh fish nightly. Live music every Wednesday night. Open for lunch Monday thru Friday, 11:00 until 2:30 and for dinner Tuesday thru Friday, 5:00 - 10:00.
A local favorite serving traditional Italian dishes for 60 years. Delicious ravioli, lasagne, spaghetti and fresh baked bread served by candlelight. You'll feel as if you have stepped back in time. Full bar adjacent to the main dining room. Open Tuesday thru Saturday from 4:30 until 10:30 PM.
Housed in a beautifully renovated turn-of-the-century building, Diamond Grill's upscale atmosphere pairs well with its wonderful menu. Fresh seafood, aged beef and delicious chef's specials can be enjoyed each night. The Mezzanine Bar offers an extensive wine and martini list. The third-floor dining room will accommodate all kinds of private events, holiday parties and corporate functions.
A local favorite for lunch, this restaurant serves fine American cuisine and is known for their shrimp bisque. They are open Monday through Saturday for lunch only; closed on Sunday.
Bellino's Restaurant offers homemade Italian cuisine, thick steaks and fresh gulf seafood with a genuine New Orleans touch. Savor their overstuffed po-boys, seafood and great desserts. Also offers a top-of-the-line wine list.
A terriffic casual lunch spot offering homemade soups, sandwiches, po-boys and salads. A hot lunch choice of lasagna or chicken and wild rice is also available. The Main Dish sells a large variety of "gourmet to go" items. Fresh and frozen casseroles, side dishes, soups, desserts and more....ready to heat and eat, making your busy life a little easier.