As tempting as it is to cook up a masterpiece in our gourmet kitchens, there are always those nights when you’re just not feeling up for the job. When you want a satisfying meal without the lengthy preparation, turn to one of these popular local take-out joints. You can have a hearty meal gracing your table in no time—with no dirty kitchen to worry about afterward.
If you’re looking for a hearty meal, the menu at Nola Southern Grill will suit your needs nicely. You can choose from an extensive range of options including soups, salads, steaks, fish, oysters, burgers, and wraps. Whether you’re craving crawfish etouffee or Cajun chicken and mushrooms, you can grab exactly what you’re after from Nola.
Café 985 serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If you want to grab take-out for a special brunch at home, you can treat everyone by bringing home biscuits and gravy, grits, or decadent pastries. Your lunch and dinner options include a well-rounded selection with crawfish, wraps, sandwiches, and salads. Don’t forget to add a southern side like Cajun cole slaw or crawfish boil potato salad.
In the mood for Mexican? Place an online order at Felipe’s Mexican Taqueria. This restaurant offers hearty picks like burritos, quesadillas, nachos, and tacos. You can even add a Mexican drink like aguas frescas, horchata, Mexican coke, and Jarritos sodas. Finish with a satisfying churro, brownie, or flan.
4. Rotolo’s Pizzeria 1541 Gause Blvd, Slidell 985.326.8044 2.9 miles from Springs at Fremaux Town Center
Rotolo’s pizzas come with fresh homemade sauce and rich mozzarella cheese. Non-traditional pizzas depart from all the standard options and include unique sauces that provide a fresh alternative to marinara. Try distinctive options like Chicken Florentine with creamy spinach, artichokes, and chicken, or the Muffuletta with Canadian bacon, salami, pepperoni, and an Italian olive salad. If you’re not in the mood for pizza, you can choose pasta or a sandwich as well.
The Pizza Man of Covington serves Italian specialties with homemade sausage and meatballs for a special touch. You can choose from a wide selection of unique pies like “Wow!” featuring crab meat, artichoke hearts, fresh garlic, and Romano, and can always build your own pizza as well, from ingredients like zucchini, eggplant, pineapple, spinach, artichokes, and shrimp.
What are your favorite take-out spots near Springs at Fremaux Town Center and Springs at River Chase? Share your recommendations for the best bites in the comments section below.