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Restaurant:Impossible- Baton Rouge



Which failing restaurant gets the remake?

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The Restaurant: Impossible production crew is looking for fans to help renovate a restaurant in Baton Rouge, LA on the following dates: Thursday, January 9th: 1p-8p and 8p-2a
Friday, January 10th: 10a-6p

This volunteer position is a great way to meet people in your field and contribute to a good cause in the area! Meals will be provided and you're encouraged to wear com...fortable clothing and sneakers/boots with no logos, as you may be on camera. You'll be responsible for painting, crafting, constructing, remodeling, cleaning, decorating, etc. Additionally, skilled contractors such as electricians, plumbers and painters are needed.




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Motorboat
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Well its too late for LaFonda's. Hmmm. this is interesting.





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Rohan2Reed
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La Fonda





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TigerWise
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Nooleys ?





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Fratastic423
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I was reading about the show last night. Something like 38 or the 83 restaurants featured on the show have closed down. Not the best success rate.





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Motorboat
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Pinetta's would be a good candidate





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Btrtigerfan
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If it's Fleur de Lis the melt would be awesome.





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BRgetthenet
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Pinetta's


Not enough Pledge and clean rags on earth.






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arseinclarse
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Not enough Pledge and clean rags on earth.


I have had several business meeting with Staubi in there. Place was legit. Has it gone down?






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Motorboat
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Fleur de Lis


It would but maybe my wife would actually go there instead of having me pick up. that place makes you smell like an Italian armpit






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timbo
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Fleur de Lis is always packed. Part of its charm is that it is so old school. Pinetta's seems to be doing well, however. We went a couple of months ago on a Friday night and had to wait 20-30 minutes for a table. Usually, the sorts of places that are on the show are losing money. Plus, Pinetta's is so damn old, you know the rent is low.
I dunno, maybe Lava Cantina? The food there is awful and I don't think they do much business.



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HebertFest08
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Went to pinettas 2 wks ago and then passed that area Saturday evening. They aren't hurting. Plus the food is good. At least I and the wife liked it





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Btrtigerfan
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Hmmm. this is interesting.


You can eliminate 80% of the restaurants just by crossing off the chains.



That's sad Baton Rouge.






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Tigerpaw123
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Taco Boudreaux

Exchequer

Drusilla







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wickowick
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Drusilla


Good choice...






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Tigerpaw123
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Drusilla


Good choice...


No reason for that place to not be kicking arse right now, Good location, good facilities , get in there and clean it up, modernize the menu and decor, get some real management, and stop living off of a name that was great 20 years ago






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ELLSSUU
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Ralph and Kacoos





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REG861
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Boutin's ?





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DoctorTechnical
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Remember this is a national entertainment show with a ready-made agenda. Check the clue in the OP
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contribute to a good cause in the area
Prepare for some unheard-of "joint" in NBR, with images of evil Exxon spewing chemicals, etc.

Just sayin'...






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Btrtigerfan
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Prepare for some unheard-of "joint" in NBR, with images of evil Exxon spewing chemicals, etc.

Just sayin'...





Katrina will be mentioned.






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