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Jambalaya Shoppe

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504 N 5TH St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
+1 225-387-3022
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Apr 16, 2018
“Great Cajun Food”
Feb 18, 2018
“Great food”
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504 N 5TH St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

By no means fancy, but if you want great Cajun food for a good price in a friendly place, this is it. The Jambalaya was great and the gumbo had lots of chicken and sausage in it. The banana pudding was very good. The place...More

Thank Petergun1962
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

The food and service were great. The roux for the gumbo was spot on. My husband said the potato salad was just like his grandma used to make- a real treat - delicious!! Several of our guests tried the shrimp jambalaya and raved about it....More

Thank F5918HMmaryk
Reviewed July 26, 2016

The Jambalaya Shoppe is a great place to grab a taste of the Cajun life here in Louisiana. The shoppe has different items to serve their customers and I love it all. If we have a group coming in for a visit all we do...More

Thank dmcneal830
Reviewed December 8, 2015

I had my very first jambalaya at this location. I asked the employee Liz for something very typical of the area and that's what she suggested. She pointed out a very yummy combination that some customers had ( which by the way was her fave...More

Thank Cadz89
Reviewed September 13, 2015

Their catfish and jambalaya lunches can't be beat. They serve great food at a great price and their service is terrific.

Thank SC_in_Louisiana
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Loved the jambalaya! The gumbo is good too, and everything seems to be from old family cajun recipes.

Thank B L
Reviewed June 27, 2013

Great for a picnic. Pick of some drinks (beer) and a bucket of jambalayee and you are set for the afternoon. Come early because they close fairly early.

Thank LongIslandHungryGuy
Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

I work around the corner from this place and I eat there a lot. The gumbo and the jambalaya are great. Don't expect above place to eat though but it's quickamd the food good.

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Reviewed March 3, 2008

I think I paid way too much for a very small serving. I wasn't terribly impressed.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed November 21, 2007

Best Jambalaya by far. Get the spaghetti jambalaya. This location has the most character of any in town.

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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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  • Address: 504 N 5TH St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-387-3022
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