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Fertitta's Delicatessen

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1124 Fairfield Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101-3846
(318) 424-5508
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Muffaletta!!

My buddy grew up in Shreveport and told us about Fertitta's. Kept saying we HAD to go. So we went one day while on a job in Shreveport. Do yourself a favor and go get a Muffaletta. It is very good. The sandwich is huge, toasted just right, and has great flavor!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
Ragincajun2000
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Rayne, Louisiana
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Rayne, Louisiana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My buddy grew up in Shreveport and told us about Fertitta's. Kept saying we HAD to go. So we went one day while on a job in Shreveport. Do yourself a favor and go get a Muffaletta. It is very good. The sandwich is huge, toasted just right, and has great flavor!

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Longview,
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

It wasn't even ok. It was drab, musty and tasteless. Monjunis has them beaten all over. Need to go deeper into La. to enjoy that great sandwich. Stay away from Fertittas.

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Shreveport, LA
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76 reviews 76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Fertitta's was primarily a grocery store when I first ate there, and although the groceries are gone, it still has very good sandwiches. On my most recent visit, I enjoyed great service, and a large, original Muffy. Well, I enjoyed half of the Muffy, and shared the bounty with a friend. I think the sandwich has changed over the years,... More 

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Decatur, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Friendly staff and quick service, and the old building is cool. The muffys were nothing to write home about. The bread just a burger bun, and the mustard was a bit heavy. Price seemed high for a small portion, at over $16 for two small muffys and two cups of tea. Tea was really good. Im glad we tried it... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We found Fertitta's Deli when we happened to be in the right spot at the right time on our way from TN to TX. Thanks TripAdvisor for alerting us to this unusual landmark dining experience. Their Muffy (which is their particular type of muffalatta sandwich) was delicious and the mint tea excellent. But, take the time to stop at this... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great historic restaurant with great food! The owners are always nice and the service is great! You have to try the Muffy!

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Such a pleasant experience I had visiting this place. Everything is made with as much pride and dedication as it was decades before. I wish all small businesses were still run this way. Try their famous "Muffy" you will not be disappointed!

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Richland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Enjoyed my original 'muffy' sandwich for lunch. The deli is located in a historic building and is an enjoyable atmosphere. It's like you stepped back in time. They also served an Italian mint tea which was very refreshing. If your in Shreveport for any amount of time this is a definite must see.

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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Went here for lunch and was thoroughly pleased. I am not find of olives so I didn't try the "Muffy" but my friend did and he enjoyed it. I has the Cajun roast need sandwich and it was very good. The food is very good but the historic setting is in itself worth the pleasure of dining here. Fertitta'a is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

There's just something about this place that calls to you once you've eaten there. Everyone absolutely needs a traditional muffy with some of their unique mint tea every once in awhile in their life.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1124 Fairfield Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101-3846
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
  • Phone Number: (318) 424-5508

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

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