The first panini was accidentally invented during a heated dispute between a belligerent sandwich artist and his former best friend, a hotheaded iron. Taste the fruits of mouthwatering miscommunication with today's Groupon: for $7, you get $15 worth of food and drink at Pelican Market Cafe in Covington.
Pelican Market Cafe satisfies serious hungers with a full menu bursting at the seams with paninis, wraps, salads, and breakfast served all day. Welcome the onset of day with the ham-and-cheese quiche ($5.95), cheesy omelette ($7.50–$7.95), or towering bundle of bananas foster pancakes ($6.95). Diners can launch face first into lunch or dinner with the Covington panini on sourdough, a medley of fresh spinach, avocado, havarti cheese, and horseradish mayonnaise ($7.95). Much like the emblematic reward for a good SAT score, Pelican Market Cafe awards all its sandwiches and wraps with a side of sour-cream potato salad. Lettuce lunatics can fall into a leafy affair with 11 salads, including the spinach and walnut ($8.95), the chicken cobb ($9.95), and the sweet juiciness of the summer fruit ($8.95). Café connoisseurs can nosh in the casual, kid-friendly atmosphere and leave wondering why more restaurants don't feature slip 'n' slides and cascading kool-aid fountains.
Sixty-three percent of UrbanSpooners like the Pelican Market Cafe:
70457 Hwy. 21
Covington, Louisiana 70433Get Directions