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Jennings Travel Plaza, 1823 Elton Rd, Jennings, LA
337-616-9989
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Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious Ribeye

We stopped for lunch. The special was a 10 oz ribeye for $11.99! It was a little undercooked, but they happily put it on the grill. It was very tasty. It came with a salad and the choice of a side. The sweet potatoes were a bit limp, but still good. Anything lacking in the meal was made up... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 18, 2014
Sharon R
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Sunset, Louisiana
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Phoenix, Arizona
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128 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This unassuming in-gas-station-casion restaurant first appears to be another local place...then the attentative wait staff arrive and let the good times role. The food is excellent, the prices good too. I recommend it.

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Jennings, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I usually order out. The shrimp Po boy and grilled shrimp salad are my favorites. Ambience is that of a truck stop.

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Iowa, Louisiana
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We ate there tonight for supper. I had the vegetable soup. My wife had the chicken and sausage gumbo. My daughter had a oyster po-boy. My soup had no flavor at all. Pitt Grill in Iowa has great vegetable soup. My wife said her gumbo was not good. My daughter had to change her oyster po-boy to a shrimp po-boy... More 

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Sunset, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stopped for lunch. The special was a 10 oz ribeye for $11.99! It was a little undercooked, but they happily put it on the grill. It was very tasty. It came with a salad and the choice of a side. The sweet potatoes were a bit limp, but still good. Anything lacking in the meal was made up for... More 

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This restaurant is located in a busy truck stop. They have a good menu with a some very good dishes. They even have a children menu. The food was very tasty and there was plenty of it. The service was friendly and fast. There is also a very good gift section in the store area. Not the junk you normally... More 

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Southwest Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Bourbon Street is known by the locals for being a nice, reasonably priced place to eat. Many choose their shrimp po-boys.

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Jennings, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great food &a lot of food for the price. Thursday is steak day/night 10oz-ribeye $10.95. Don't order a large shrimp poboy unless you are really hungry.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

For a truck stop restaurant, I was fairly impressed, but it's an okay restaurant overall. I got food there twice (the shrimp poboy and a bacon cheeseburger) and it was good, but overall forgettable. The first time service was kind of shoddy (it took awhile for them to take my order, but when they did, it came out lightning quick),... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Located in the "Jennings Truck Plaza" at the Shop Rite service station on the east side of Hwy. 27 just south of I-10. One breakfast meal of an omelet was very good. One evening meal of oyster po' boy and sweet potato fries was good. The place was clean and service was quick and friendly. T There was a good... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

This came highly recommended from the hotel staff across the street. The wait staff were friendly, but the dining room was unclean. Ultimately the food was terrible. I had gumbo, which was recommended by my hotel staff and was a huge disappointment. I also allowed myself to be seduced by the fried pickles which were OK, but the flavor did... More 

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Address: Jennings Travel Plaza, 1823 Elton Rd, Jennings, LA
Phone Number: 337-616-9989
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Jennings

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  • Address: Jennings Travel Plaza, 1823 Elton Rd, Jennings, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Jennings
  • Phone Number: 337-616-9989

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