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Daiquiri Depo moving to new location in North Lafayette

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Posted at 10:42 AM, Feb 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-02 11:42:22-05

Daiquiri Depo, the oldest drive-thru daiquiri business in Lafayette, is moving to a new location.

According to a Facebook post, the business will take over the former Wendy's restaurant space at 241 Donlon Avenue in North Lafayette.

The location is not far from the Depo's former space on the Evangeline Thruway

"We are beyond excited to relocate and open back up as soon as we can to serve our customers the best daiquiris and seafood in Acadiana," the Facebook post reads.

According to Developing Lafayette, owners Kris & Heather Louvierre are aiming for a tentative reopening date of April 2021.

Read more from Developing Lafayette, here.

On April 20, 2020, the Daiquiri Depo's location on the Evangeline Thruway sustained heavy damage during a fire.

The Lafayette Fire Department found that an electrical malfunction in a surge protector used to power several appliances was the cause of the fire.

Read more on the fire, here.

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