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Hurst's Restaurant

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2152 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062-6748
504-467-1370
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Home Cooked Food!

Want to eat some great "Home Cooked Food" with large portions at a reasonable price? Then Hurst's Restaurant if the place to go. They were one of the first restaurants open after Hurricane Katrina in 2010 & what a welcome opening it was. They could have charged twice the price with limited access... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
Warren F
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River Ridge, Louisiana
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Kenner, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

First time ordering and had small curly hairs in both plates i ordered!! I understand accidents happen but damn..... Smh. It's overpriced for some average cafeteria/jail food.

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River Ridge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Want to eat some great "Home Cooked Food" with large portions at a reasonable price? Then Hurst's Restaurant if the place to go. They were one of the first restaurants open after Hurricane Katrina in 2010 & what a welcome opening it was. They could have charged twice the price with limited access to any restaurants at that time, but... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Excellent Louisiana Soul Food. Wish I had time to sample the entire menu.The service was fast,the food was well prepared and there was a fair amount of variety on the Menu.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stopped here on the way home, and glad we did. The food was amazing as always. The service was wondering. Prices not bad either.

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Santa Paula, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

It was so awesome to drive down street of rental car agency and notice this cafe n the corner. It is worth the U Turn in traffic, go on in and have a seat while your order is prepared. I had it to go-greens, pork chop smothered with rice, dish of the day. menu has daily special, a fish fry... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

The decor, the music on the jukebox, the food and the staff, are all the real deal. This is a great New Orleans traditional soul food restaurant. The prices are right and the servings are large. So, if you seek the soul of New Orleans, get yourself to Hurst's. It is about a mile from the New Orleans airport.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Extremely friendly staff and wonderful food. Our wait time was non-existent. We are from New Orleans and happened upon this restaurant one Friday evening. They have the BEST of both worlds, cajun/creole and soul food! Don't let the modest exterior fool you- this place is an awesome eatery-dont pass this little place up!!

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LaPlace, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

It has the best soul food in or around New Orleans.

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Chatham, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

When near the New Orleans airport make a bee line to Hurst's.Quick service, parking out front and a wonderful meal awaiting inside this unpretentious eatery. I had the shrimp, crab and okra stew with real cornbread( not that sweet, sissy stuff) and my husband had the stew with neck bones, crab and chicken necks. I spied a law enforcement official... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

I had the fried pork chops and cabbage.... OMG ..... The best... Thought I was in my grabdmother's kitchen.... The food was awesome.... The place was really clean..... The people were so friendly.... And the sweet tea was the best!!! I will be back every chance I get!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2152 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062-6748
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Kenner
  • Phone Number: 504-467-1370
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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