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Courthouse Cafe

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838 2nd St, Gretna, LA 70053-5804
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Comfortable and cozy New Orleans ambiance during the meal was fun and enjoyable.

Loved the tea, coffee, cabbage and grilled fish. Family enjoyed the tuna sandwich, potato salad, red beans and rice. Very generous portions.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 23, 2014
Cheryl C
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

there food is hit and miss some dishes are great and some are not. there hamburger is not good and neither is the dirty or crab cakes rice the grilled fish is great and the greek sandwiches

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

Loved the tea, coffee, cabbage and grilled fish. Family enjoyed the tuna sandwich, potato salad, red beans and rice. Very generous portions.

Thank Cheryl C
New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I ate lunch here while serving jury duty. It is within walking distance from the courthouse. The service was speedy and the price and serving size was good for a shrimp platter. The shrimp and fries were bland though, and the salad it was served with was literally a bagged lettuce mix with bottled dressing. I also ordered the potato... More 

Thank budgetgirl85
Natchez, Mississippi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Located next to the Jefferson Parish Courthouse so this is obviously a restaurant for those that work in the Parish buildings; however, in any other location it would be a typical neighborhood restaurant. The menu is a mix of New Orleans favorites – including seafood – with a dose of Italian. I had the daily meatball and spaghetti special. The... More 

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  • Address: 838 2nd St, Gretna, LA 70053-5804
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: 504-362-0753


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