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1324 Louisiana Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101-4624
318-227-8598
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellence on Louisiana Avenue

A Quick Lunch . Jacquelines has specials everyday M_F and a vast variety of daily specials. The gumbo is excellent and the shrimp salad ia wonderful

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
jtinsley
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Louisiana
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Louisiana
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

A Quick Lunch . Jacquelines has specials everyday M_F and a vast variety of daily specials. The gumbo is excellent and the shrimp salad ia wonderful

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Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Lunch only. Just off I-20 so easy travel stop. Try the shrimp salad, the jambalaya and the almond Jacque pie! Consistently great.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My favorite local place. The absolute best shrimp salad and shrimp étouffée. Everything here is good! It is always hard to choose between the Almond Jac pie and the German chocolate pie. Take a friend and split the desserts.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Absolutely delicious. The shrimp salad sandwich is a must. Only open for lunch and there is always a long line. Basically has gumbo, red beans & rice, other soups, salads,and sandwiches. You place your order at the counter, then sit and it is delivered to you.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The two wait staff I had contact with were not friendly/welcoming although it was early lunch with few customers. Thirty minutes later it was packed. Have only been once though. Food was good. Location is convenient to my workplace. Quaint building and quaint neighborhood.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I have been going here for 20+ years. The shrimp or lump crabmeat salad are amazing. The clam chowder is better than anything I have had in Boston, MA. The soup of the day should be titled Soup of the Year. The grilled Monte Cristo should be outlawed, great food, simple atmosphere, great service.

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Shreveport
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87 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

It’s been 5 years since I lunched here, and last week was reminded why. A friend’s suggesting we meet there for convenience took me there. The décor is hard floors and institutional tables and chairs. You stand in line to place your order, which a-priori takes “Excellent” off the list. Order, pay and find a table. Asking for a receipt... More 

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Bossier City, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I had clam chowder, chicken & sausage jambalaya! The clam chowder was the best I have ever had! The staff is very nice and attentive. I REALLY recommend!

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Marion, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This little cafe' is only open during the week and only for lunch - but if you can get past all of the downtown workers and grab a chair you are in for a treat! The owner is amazingly friendly and ready to chat Jazz music whenever you come in and place your order at the counter, the waitresses are... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Local place only open for lunch-- menu hasn't changed in years-- excellent salads and sandwiches-- husband and wife team- great take out service- close to downtown

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Additional Information about Jacquelyn's Cafe

Address: 1324 Louisiana Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101-4624
Phone Number: 318-227-8598
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1324 Louisiana Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101-4624
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
  • Phone Number: 318-227-8598
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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