Provost's Café and Bar/Clementine Fine Dining and Spirits

Provost's Café and Bar/Clementine Fine Dining and Spirits (HM1YZ2)

Location: New Iberia, LA 70560 Iberia Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 0.338', W 91° 49.075'

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Circa 1890

Originally part of the 1777 Spanish Land Grant to Fran├žois Prévost, this Iberia to Julia Street property with its circa 1890 building was purchased by Frédéric Henri Dupérier in 1829. The property remained with the heirs of Dupérier until its sale to Gaston Patout and then Richard Provost who opened Provost's Café and Bar in the 1930's. Originally in a pre-prohibition establishment in Loreauville, Louisiana, the café's 1890 tiger oak bar was purchased by Mr. Provost and moved by barge down the Bayou Teche to its present location. The café, sold in 1994, became Armand's Restaurant before Wayne Peltier purchased it in 2003 and renamed it Clementine, a popular downtown spot.Donated in loving memory of their parents by the children of Dr. Vernon Aloysius Voorhies and Jacqueline Kofler Voorhies.
HM NumberHM1YZ2
Year Placed2012
Placed ByIberia Cultural Resources Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 614006 N 3319997
Decimal Degrees30.00563333, -91.81791667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 0.338', W 91° 49.075'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 0' 20.2800" N, 91° 49' 4.5000" W
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Area Code(s)337
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 113 E Main St, New Iberia LA 70560, US
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