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Lee’s Diner

Miss Southeastern Louisiana University Chelsey Blank eats the loaded fries at local restaurant Lee's Diner. The restaurant is popular for its retro theme and southern comfort foods.

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

June 13, 2019

With its rich historical ties, Lee’s Diner has long been a fixture of Hammond’s culinary scene. The restaurant, which originally opened in 1963, has undergone significant changes in ownership throughout its lifetime. “It opened up as Ganus’ and stayed opened for a few years,” said Sam...