Your parents gave you life! That's where the day should start! In thanks for all that dad has done for us our entire life! This day, "Father's Day" only comes one day a year! So, make the best out of it for him and show you mom how much you love and appreciate him! If you need help on great places to bring dad to eat, so he don't have to cook or BBQ, here's our top 5 list!

1. Logan's Roadhouse

Logans Roadhouse

A great place to bring dad on Father's Day is to Logan's Roadhouse on Derek Dr. Logan's Roadhouse revisits the classic roadhouse from days past and brings it to life in a modern way through its welcoming hospitality, attentive service and kickin' upbeat atmosphere.

2. Outback Steakhouse


Outback Steakhouse in Lake Charles starts fresh every day to create the flavors that their mates crave. Especially for dad on his most special day of the year! Best known for grilled steaks, chicken and seafood, Outback also offers a wide variety of crisp salads and freshly made soups and sides. New creations and grilled classics are made from scratch daily using only the highest quality ingredients. Outback in Lake Charles is at 2616 Derek Drive.

3. O'Charley's


The next hot spot for Father's Day is O'Charley's! Very nice people and great food every time! Whether you're looking for a place for Sunday brunch or lunch and dinner any day of the week, you can find what you're looking for on O'Charley's restaurant menu. Kick things off with their signature appetizers and salads, create your own perfect lunch or dinner combo, or go all-out with their Butcher's Cut Steaks, bold twists on pasta or fresh seafood.

4. Pat's Of Henderson

Pat's of Henderson

The Pat's of Henderson family legacy was born in 1948 when Agnes and Pat Huval opened their first restaurant in the small town of Henderson, Louisiana. In 1982, the Huval's daughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Ricky Perioux, became the caretakers of the legacy when they built their own restaurant in Lake Charles. And now a third generation become caretakers of the legacy, as Nicholas and Kaysha Perioux join their parents in serving award-winning Cajun cuisine which makes a great Father's Day lunch for dad.

5. Out On The Lake Fishing

Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

Many dads love fishing! What could be better than taking dad fishing with the family for Father's Day? In Lake Charles we are very lucky to have a lot of water around. We have the lakes and the river to keep us busy when we want to do a little fishing! What a great day to get on the boat and go in the middle of the river and peacefully fish with family or friends.

Just about anywhere you bring dad for Father's Day in Lake Charles, he will get great food and service. That's the south Louisiana way. Fill free to comment and tell us your favorite spots in town to take dad out! This was our top five.