Need a little pick-me-up to get through the workday? Hey, you love your job (or maybe you don’t...we won’t tell!), but sometimes you need a helping hand to keep your day running smoothly.

Here’s our list of five local shops with the goods to fuel your workday in Acadiana. You can find these spots on Towny, your FREE resource for exploring local in Acadiana and getting rewards!

  1. Before you head into work, start off your day with a freshly-made pastry and a much needed cup of coffee from Zuhause Bakery and Coffee. Their coffee is brewed in-house, and they can make it just about any way you’d like. With fast and friendly drive-thru service, you won’t even have to get out of your car!

  2. What’s for lunch? How about KK’s Cafe and Cakery! With homestyle Cajun dishes, tasty sandwiches, and made-from-scratch desserts, you’ll get just the fuel you need to power through until quittin’ time. Pro tip: when that mid-afternoon slump approaches, stop by for an extra jolt of caffeine—they’ve got coffee on their menu, too!

  3. If you’re planning an office lunch or need catering for a work event, give Office Hours Sandwich Shop a call. They make meal time delicious + simple with fast delivery and a special catering menu. Get those custom box lunches or assorted sandwich platters to put a smile on everyone’s faces.

  4. Looking for a way to unwind after work? La Creperie Bistro has you covered with happy hour drinks, incredible sweet and savory crepes, and all sorts of tasty treats. Put the stresses of work out of your mind, grab a glass of wine, and relax in this cozy setting.

  5. To all you vegans or gluten-free eaters out there, Tribe Collective has breakfast, lunch, and snacks made with you in mind. Stop by on your lunch break or come by for an energy boost with coffee, cold-pressed juices, or smoothies. No matter your dietary restrictions, Tribe Collective can cater to you!

So there you have it – five local spots to give you that work week boost you so desperately need. Don’t forget to check out their deals on the Towny app (on the web and on your phone)! Is there a local coffee or lunch spot you don’t see on this list? Let us know!