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Mollie's blackened catfish at Big Daddy's is served (Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Mollie's blackened catfish at Big Daddy's is served with red beans, rice, crawfish, Madeira wine, scallions and mushroom cream sauce. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Big Daddy's

Big Daddy's in Massapequa delivers a taste of New Orleans; expect full-flavored Southern side trips too.

Big Daddy's restaurant in Massapequa. (Sep. 14, 2012)
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Big Daddy's restaurant in Massapequa. (Sep. 14, 2012)

The menu at Big Daddy's changes daily, though
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

The menu at Big Daddy's changes daily, though some dishes -- including a pork gumbo -- are offered regularly. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Big Daddy's chef Craig Bedell of West Islip
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Big Daddy's chef Craig Bedell of West Islip and line chef Dan Ritschel of Massapequa. (Sept. 14, 2012)

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Big Daddy's dining room and bar are almost
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Big Daddy's dining room and bar are almost as colorful as the meals, with masks, beads, banners for LSU and live music. (Sept. 14, 2012)

The lively bar at Big Daddy's. (Sept. 14,
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

The lively bar at Big Daddy's. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Kristin Muscarella of Massapequa and Michael Mango of
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Kristin Muscarella of Massapequa and Michael Mango of Westbury eat at Big Daddy's. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Diners eat chef Craig Bedell's bold cooking at
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Diners eat chef Craig Bedell's bold cooking at Big Daddy's. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Big Daddy's cool shake andouille pairs grilled andouille
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Big Daddy's cool shake andouille pairs grilled andouille sausage with a chipotle sour cream salsa. (Sep. 14, 2012)

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Mollie's blackened catfish at Big Daddy's is served
(Credit: Alessandro Vecchi)

Mollie's blackened catfish at Big Daddy's is served with red beans, rice, crawfish, Madeira wine, scallions and mushroom cream sauce. (Sept. 14, 2012)

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