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All 3 Lecompte Restaurants

Lea's Lunchroom

1810 hwy 71 s, Lecompte, LA 71346
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Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Lecompte
Sun 7:00 am - 5:00 am
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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English first
Geneseo, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

I felt as though this establishment wanted my money but didn’t want me. The waitress took my lunch plate before I was done eating. My wife wanted to visit this place because she read about it in Country Living; so I drove 150 miles out of my way and spent an extra day in Louisiana to eat here. I had... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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84 reviews 84 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Had a great lunch at Lea's Lunchroom. Sat at the large table that is reserved for the group of gentlemen that come for coffee each day. I sat in Dr. Fitz's chair. Everyone on the menu was outstanding that day. A must is a piece of pie for dessert. If you leave without having a piece of pie, you have... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Great ham sandwiches and wonderful pies. A great roadside stop when traveling through LA. Not far from I-49.

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Because this restaurant holds so many fond memories it was hard to post a negative review. Time has not been kind to this restaurant. The lunch which was supposed to be beef tips looked like a can of dog food over cold potatoes. The green beans were cold and watery. The roll was from a package served with butter. Gone... More 

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Baton Rouge, LA
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147 reviews 147 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We stopped in on our way to Baton Rouge from Alexandria. Made a special stop to get two pies; an apple and pecan. Both were excellent but I thought they were expensive at $20.00 each!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

i'd heard about Lea's pies for ages; I had a slice several years ago but her reputation is overrated and her oues are way over priced. The merengue on the lemon pie was hardly cooked; was someone in a hurry to get them out of the oven? There were orecious few apples in her apple pie, it was mostly sweet... More 

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Bossier City
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Was an okay experience. Friendly staff serving home cooking. Ordered one of three lunch specials, baked ham with blackeyed peas and mashed potatoes with gravy. Loved the ham and potatoes. $8.95. Also ordered lemonade and coconut cream pie. Pie was $4.95. Total for lunch was $16 plus tip. Pie was not that special. For the price, I was expecting better.... More 

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Baton Rouge
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Cookie and I took a road trip recently to visit a relative in the area and stopped for lunch at the Best Pie and Ham joint in the world: Lea's in LeCompte near Alexanxria! The staff were very friendly and helped me, while I was perusing their Gift Shop, to get a real treat (a onesie) for a daughter of... More 

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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253 reviews 253 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

Have stopped here a number of times. Lunch menu is a but limits, but sandwiches are good. The real treat are the pies. Fruit pies are by far the best - just not a meringue fan. Great stop off 171 or I-49. Watch speed thru town.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A friend and I stopped here because we were looking for something other than the usual fast food while on a road trip. The homey, country store atmosphere was appealing. There were only three entrées and two sandwiches on the menu that day. My friend and I both ordered the roast beef sandwich. The sandwich did not come with any... More 

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Additional Information about Lea's Lunchroom

Address: 1810 hwy 71 s, Lecompte, LA 71346
Phone Number: 318-776-5178
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lecompte
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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