“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Breaux Bridge in Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)


Landmarked for the preservation of our Cajun Cuisine

Poché's Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Waldon, December 18, 2017
1. Poché's Marker
Inscription. Poché's is noted for the preparation of the culinary foods, boudin and gratons. It is from the Antoine Poché family ca. 1859 that originates the name of this village, Poché Bridge.
Erected by The Breaux Bridge Historical Society.
Location. 30° 18.768′ N, 91° 54.239′ W. Marker is in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, in Saint Martin Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Main Highway (State Highway 31) and Poche Bridge Road, on the left when traveling west on Main Highway. Touch for map. Near the northeast corner of the Poché's Restaurant building in the village of Poché Bridge. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3015 Main Hwy #A, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, Breaux Bridge LA 70517, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Bernard's Catholic Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Scholastique Picou Breaux (approx. 2.7 miles away); Breaux Bridge/Pont-Breaux (approx. 2.8 miles away); Mulate's (approx. 2.9 miles away); Stephanie-Martin Duralde House (approx. 3.3 miles away); Louis Hebert (approx. 3½ miles away); François Coulee (approx. 6.2 miles away); Pierre Dugat Home Site (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Breaux Bridge.
Also see . . .  Poche's Market, Restaurant & Smokehouse. (Submitted on December 24, 2017.)
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2017, by Mike Waldon of Lafayette, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 26 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 19, 2017, by Mike Waldon of Lafayette, Louisiana. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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