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Hurst's Restaurant

2152 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062-6748
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Ranked #23 of 171 Restaurants in Kenner
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Most recent review
- Aug 7, 2014
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English first
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32 reviews 32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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102 reviews 102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
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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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
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 via mobile

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
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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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011 via mobile

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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