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A tradition of great oyster bars runs deep in the history of Abbeville thanks to the first 19th century oystermen who used the Vermillion River flowing through town as an avenue to sell their fresh harvest. Abbeville remains a destination for oyster lovers who satisfy their cravings at a cluster of modern mollusk emporiums. The city's French heritage runs deeper still, beginning with its founder, the Catholic missionary Père Antoine Désiré Mégret, who in 1843 named Abbeville for his hometown in France. He modeled the town's original plan after a typical French village, and today Magdalen Square gives Abbeville a picturesque downtown center with its gazebo, fountain and the historic St. Mary Magdalen Church. Abbeville is home to several annual festivals, including the Giant Omelette Festival each November when cooks prepare a 5,000-egg specimen outdoors. Downtown offers shopping, art galleries, museums and history tours, while birding trails and golf beckon nearby.

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    1905 Veterans Memorial Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Sure, Vermilion Parish is known for our food, but we’re more than a great meal - peaceful towns, authentic Cajun culture, family-friendly festivals, marshlands teeming with wildlife...
    City: Abbeville
    117 Park Ave. Abbeville, LA 70510
    A full service meat market specializing in fresh cuts of meat, some specialty items, a large variety of fresh sausage, boudin balls, cracklins and boudin.
    City: Abbeville
    1911 W. Summers Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    We've expanded our operations beyond Enterprise car rental to include fleet management and used car sales. Our adaptability and our insistence that we put our customers' needs first, the foundation...
    City: Abbeville
    506 Park Ave. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Nestled peacefully on the banks of the Vermilion River in southern Louisiana, Bayou Rose awaits your visit. A one-bedroom cottage complete with full-size kitchen, living area, bath and shower,...
    City: Abbeville
    203 S. State St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    Bakery specializing in fresh cakes, specialty cakes, cookies, petit fors, tarts, pies,wedding cakes, fudge,pralenes,Pralene Party Mix,  and more.
    City: Abbeville
    124 S. State St. Abbeville, LA 70510
     Family owned and operated since 1955 Located in downtown Abbeville. We have old fashioned service and still offer Gift Certificates.  We carry just about all genres: from...
    City: Abbeville
    1903 Veterans Memorial Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    99 guest rooms and one suite. Meeting room, pool, free continental breakfast & HBO. AARP, AAA, weekly rates. Close to shopping & restaurants.
    City: Abbeville
    111 Trahan St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    RV park with daily, weekly and monthly rates. Drive-thru sites with 30 or 50 amp hook-ups, water, sewer and cable. Open 24 hrs.
    City: Abbeville
    10218 LA Hwy. 82 Abbeville, LA 70510
    Cajun Chef Caro, creator of Cajun Power® products, began cooking at a young age. He started helping his mother in the kitchen and soon discovered his passion for cooking. His mother, Getrude,...
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A tradition of great oyster bars runs deep in the history of Abbeville thanks to the first 19th century oystermen who used the Vermillion River flowing through town as an avenue to sell their fresh harvest. Abbeville remains a destination for oyster lovers who satisfy their cravings at a cluster of modern mollusk emporiums. The city's French heritage runs deeper still, beginning with its founder, the Catholic missionary Père Antoine Désiré Mégret, who in 1843 named Abbeville for his hometown in France. He modeled the town's original plan after a typical French village, and today Magdalen Square gives Abbeville a picturesque downtown center with its gazebo, fountain and the historic St. Mary Magdalen Church. Abbeville is home to several annual festivals, including the Giant Omelette Festival each November when cooks prepare a 5,000-egg specimen outdoors. Downtown offers shopping, art galleries, museums and history tours, while birding trails and golf beckon nearby.

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