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Lea's Lunchroom

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1810 hwy 71 s, Lecompte, LA 71346
318-776-5178
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 5:00 am
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The pies!

Best pies ever. We were out on a family drive and stopped. Haven't been here in years but the first bite brought back good memories. Lemon, coconut, and chocolate are the family favorites. We also grabbed ham sandwiches which are filling! But we still had room for more pies!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
ms_monay
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Lakeland, Florida
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Jena, Louisiana, United States
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We've never seen a more beautiful presentation of pies! My Mom and I were in the area and went for lunch. I got catfish and she got the ham. But there were so many pies!!! You can get corn muffins and greens when you sit down, if you ask. This is a Louisiana experience not to be missed...

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Lakeland, Florida
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147 reviews 147 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Best pies ever. We were out on a family drive and stopped. Haven't been here in years but the first bite brought back good memories. Lemon, coconut, and chocolate are the family favorites. We also grabbed ham sandwiches which are filling! But we still had room for more pies!

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Indiana
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

By accident, found myself close enough to re-visit. When I lived in Louisiana I would frequent this place just about every time I drove to theShreveport area from New Orleans. Back then, it was always an exciting expectation of the trip. 40 years later, still a great place, but having been married for the past 30 years to an incredibly... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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285 reviews 285 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

If you live Pie's I'm almost certain you will not find a better pie that you will find @ Lea's... Word in any human language could not possible explain the absolute delight your taste buds have while eating a Lea's pie... I will be back...

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DeRidder, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The food was just ok. The pies were nothing g spectacular in my opinion. The coconut pie didn't taste like coconut and had none it. Pecan pie ok. Chocolate pie was just nasty. Won't be going back.

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Arlington, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

It's hard to review a place that is known for pies, but also serves lunch. I'm ONLY reviewing the pies we've eaten here. Pecan - tastes homemade. Not overly gelatinous. It has a rich buttery flavor and the pecans aren't too chewy. The piece of pie had had fresh pecans on it. Lemon meringue - The pie was very lemony.... More 

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New orleans
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141 reviews 141 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Near the crossroads of Louisiana, politicians have stopped here since the Longs. The gracious service is matched only by the luncheon specials and sandwiches--roasted pork and ham (a tradition there). The pies are memorable in range and taste.

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Idyllwild, California, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My wife, my two daughters, a dear friend from Louisiana, and I were seeing all the important sites in Louisiana. We had been driving around for hours. We got lost near Alexandria. We couldn't find a good place to eat. We were all tired, annoyed, and hungry. Finally, we found it: Lea's Lunchroom. Our friend had been there before, and... More 

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New Iberia, Louisiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Have be stopping at Leas since 1950's and it's still outstanding. My favorite is the banana pie. Also coconut, chocolate, peach and blackberry pies. The ham sandwich it worth the stop all by itself.

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Alexandria, Louisiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We visited Lea's at the recommendation of co-workers. We were told the trip is worth it for the pie alone and that is absolutely correct!! Our sampling included pecan and coconut - both were delicious!! The meringue on the coconut pie was light and sweet and the pecans were generously added. We ate lunch before our dessert - my husband... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1810 hwy 71 s, Lecompte, LA 71346
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lecompte
  • Phone Number: 318-776-5178

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
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

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