Restaurant & Lounge


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504-835-TESS (8377)



Tessie's Place




​​   Our Dining Room is open Daily, 11 am  - 3 pm 

for Dine In and Take out orders!    

After 3 pm, please check out our After Hours menu, 

available 3 pm - 6 pm, Tuesday through Friday,

for Take out and Bar service

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For Groups of 5 or more, you may call

 before you come (504-835-8377)

and your table will be ready and waiting

for you when you arrive!

Extras and Appetizers
Fries.........................................................Regular $3.50.....Large$5.50
Onion Rings...........................................Regular $4.50.....Large $6.50
Cheese Fries..........................................Regular $3.95.....Large $6.95
Debris Fries - 
Smothered in Cheddar Cheese, Roast Beef & Gravy.........$8.95
Chicken Livers - 
Smothered in Gravy, or with the gravy on the side..............$11.95
Jumbo Chicken Wings -
 8 pieces, 4 flats & 4 drumettes........................$12.95

Chicken Tenders with our wonderful dipping sauce!........................$10.95


Salads
Lettuce & Tomato Salad.................................................................$3.95
      Your choice of Blue Cheese, Ranch or Light Italian
     
Sub our Italian  Dressing........................................................................$5.95
Italian Salad....................................................................................$7.95
      Lettuce and Tomatoes,  with Anchovies and Onions, topped with our homemade Olive Dressing!
Cole Slaw..........................................................................................$3.95
​Potato Salad.....................................................................................$3.95

Shrimp Remoulade........................................................................$9.95

    Add a small bowl of any of our soups or gumbos  for just $3.00!
Grilled Chicken Tossed Salad......................................................$11.95

Grilled Chicken, over Lettuce, Tomatoes, Bell Pepper and Celery, with your choice of dressing (Blue Cheese, Ranch or Light Italian)
Sub Italian Dressing - add $2.00
Diced Chicken Salad.......................................................................$9.95
Homemade Chicken Salad, over Lettuce, with Tomato Wedges and Pickles

                         Platters

Add a Salad, Potato Salad or Cole Slaw to any platter - $2.00

(Blue Cheese, Ranch or Light Italian)


Add our Italian Salad to any Platter - $3.50

Our Lettuce and Tomato Salad, topped with our homemade Italian Dressing - a blend of Black & Green Olives, Pearl Onions and Celery,

mixed with Olive Oil and Parmesan Cheese!

                                            

​Seafood - Served over Toast, with Fries or Potato Salad, 

                          and Tartar Sauce

Fried Shrimp

     Small (6 Shrimp)...............$11.95              Large (12 Shrimp)..............$14.95

Fried Catfish

     Small (3 Strips)..................$11.95             Large (6 Strips).................$14.95


Combination Platter - Shrimp and Catfish...................................$14.95


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Shrimp Bordelaise   

     Small (6 Shrimp)..............$9.95       Large (12 Shrimp)............$13.95

                       Delicious Shrimp, cooked in our wonderful Bordelaise Sauce,

                                                             and served over Spaghetti

Stuffed Catfish.....................................................................................$14.95

                                              Fried Catfish, topped with our Crabmeat Stuffing,

                                                        and served with Spaghetti Bordelaise


Fried Chicken - Served over Toast, with Fries

      1/4 Chicken (White or Dark)......................................................$10.95

      1/2 Chicken (Breast, Wing, Leg & Thigh)...............................$13.95

      Jumbo Wings................................................................................$14.95

     Chicken Livers (Smothered, or with  the Gravy on the side)...............$14.95

     Chicken Tenders with our wonderful dipping sauce!........................$12.95

     


Fried Chicken by the Box!

For take-out only!!

8 piece Dark              8 piece Mixed            8 piece White

$13.95                         $15.95                          $17.95



Dinners - Served with French Bread

Red Beans and Rice Or White Beans and Rice:      

     with Smoked Sausage and Onions..........................................$10.95

     with Fried Catfish.......................................................................$11.95

     with 1/4 Fried Chicken (White or Dark Meat)......................$12.95


Meatballs & Spaghetti...................................................................$13.95

Chicken Parmigiana with Spaghetti................................................$13.95

Pork Tenderloin Parmigiana with Spaghetti................................$13.95


Hamburger Steak topped with onions & Brown Gravy, served with Fries.........$13.95

Open-face Roast Beef over Toast, with Mashed Potatoes & Gravy...............$13.95

                                 Please add $0.50 for take - out containers


Soups & Gumbos

 Vegetable Soup or                              Seafood Gumbo  or

  Split Pea Soup                                    Turkey & Sausage Gumbo

   Cup......................$4.95                        Cup..............................$6.50

   Small Bowl.........$5.95                        Small Bowl................$7.95

   Large Bowl.........$6.95                       Large Bowl.................$8.95

   Pint (To Go).......$7.50                       Pint (To Go)...............$9.50

                                                      Chili

                                         Cup...........................$5.95

                                         Small Bowl.............$6.95

                                         Large Bowl.............$7.95

                                         Pint (To Go)...........$8.50

                                                     Add Cheese ... $0.50


Sandwiches
         Add Fries - $2.00   ***  Add Onion Rings - $3.00
         All Sandwiches dressed with Mayo, Lettuce and Tomato


9" Po-boys or Large Seeded Bun

Fried Catfish.................................................................................$9.95

Fried Shrimp................................................................................$9.95

Roast Beef.....................................................................................$9.95

BBQ Beef.......................................................................................$9.95

Debris French Fry Crispy Fries, topped with Roast Beef & Cheddar Cheese........$9.95

Ham and Cheese..........................................................................$9.95

Meatball........................................................................................$9.95

Fried Chicken Breast..................................................................$9.95

Fried Chicken Liver....................................................................$9.95

Smoked Sausage.........................................................................$9.95

Hot Sausage..................................................................................$9.95


Burgers

Burger - Sm Bun.......$5.25      Cheeseburger - Sm Bun.........$5.95

Burger - Lg Bun.........$9.25     Cheeseburger - Lg Bun..........$9.95

Burger - 9" French...$9.25      Cheeseburger - 9" French....$9.95


Club Sandwiches - on White or Wheat Toast

Dressed with Lettuce, Tomatoes and Mayo, with Pickles on the side!

         Turkey and Bacon                                  Ham and Bacon

                   $11.95                                                          $11.95