The Baton Rouge community is filled with food, art, jobs, music, and culture. LSU Local connects students to the 225 area by providing job opportunities, internships, local spots, and upcoming events. Step outside of campus and explore all that the city has to offer.
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They’ve stood the test of time, but they’ve also evolved with the times. Baton Rouge’s oldest restaurants have stayed around for a reason. All are iconic in one way or another, from hole-in-the-wall joints, to stands and shacks, to intimate, low-lit spaces. The families who run them are often just as beloved as the food they serve. Now, we’re looking back on the origin stories of several local fixtures. Because even in a rapidly growing food scene, there’s nothing quite like an original