In a shocking announcement, BJ's Pizza House, a local institution known for its delicious pizzas and warm hospitality, has revealed that it will be closing its doors for the final time this Thursday.

The news was shared through a heartfelt Facebook post from the official BJ's Pizza House account, expressing gratitude to the Acadiana community for their unwavering support over the past 40+ years.

Since opening over 40 years ago, BJ's Pizza House has been a cornerstone of Lafayette's culinary landscape, renowned for its mouthwatering pizzas and inviting atmosphere. Located in the heart of the city at 2484 West Congress, the pizzeria has long been cherished by locals and visitors alike.

According to their farewell post, BJ's Pizza House will be serving patrons from Tuesday through Thursday, between 11:00 AM and 3:30 PM this week, allowing customers one last chance to savor their signature pizzas and enjoy a final drink at the establishment. The announcement has already generated a wave of nostalgia among long-time patrons, who are planning to bid farewell to the iconic eatery by showing their support in its final days.

Despite the somber news, no specific details regarding the reasons behind the closure have been disclosed. It is unclear whether external factors such as economic challenges or internal factors played a role in the difficult decision made by the management. We've reached out to BJ's for more information, but for now, fans of the local eatery are sharing countless memories, from birthdays and family gatherings to casual lunches and late-night outings.

While BJ's Pizza House prepares to serve its last pizzas, the legacy it leaves behind will be remembered by everyone in the Acadiana community who enjoyed their pizzas and other menu favorites.

We certainly wish them the best.

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