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1827 Avenue of America, Monroe, LA 71201-4570
+1 318-325-5996
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

When I'm in town on Tuesdays I like to go to 2 for 1 burger night. Since my wife loves the fried mushrooms she rarely wants a burger so the staff finds me a burger buddy to share the half price. The burgers are fantastic with great meat and fresh bread. And the fries and mushrooms are great. Did I... More 

Thank Randy G
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

This local sandwich place has been feeding Monroe for over 30 years. With a wide variety of options there's something for everyone. The table is always served a bowl of sliced pickles to munch on while making your decision on which sandwich to order. Every night there is a different special deal and my favorite is 2 4 1 chicken... More 

Thank Janice N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

My client wanted a large draft beer selection so I choose this 1 one my favorites for that reason. We all choose the Fatty melt, which is a newer addition to the menu. Its a patty melt place between 2 geilled cheese sandwiches. It was good but needs less mayo. Would have like a fry option w/o cajun spice. Marina,... More 

Thank James S
Monroe, Louisiana
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2015

Called in an order at 11:45 for pick up at noon or so. Just a simple bowl of potato soup. Got there at 12:10 and order was no where to be found. Waitresses were sullen and seemed totally disinterested in who needed to get the order together. Finally got my order at 12:35... and the soup was a BIG disappointment.... More 

Thank ABS B
pineville, United States
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015

the food is amazing and atmosphere is great and has been the same for decades...if you want a place for a great work lunch or place to unwind after work..this spot is just for you...great beer selection and amazing food as well

Thank Sean G
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97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This is the 3rd time I have eaten here this summer. One time it was so good. The other 2 times it was not as good. The Monte Cristo sandwich was good the first time I had it but this trip it was not good. It was more like french toast with syrup. The roast beef is usually good bit... More 

Thank blueeyedcajun28
Saint Martinville, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to eat when in Monroe but I'm very disappointed they took cottage fries off the menu, I can't find them anywhere else. We had a great meal as usual but that let me down

Thank cajunflo
Columbia, Maryland
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

We had the fried shrimp po boy and the grilled crawfish po boy - very tasty. The potato salad was also very good. A beer lover, my boyfriend asked for recommendations and the waitress and bartender were happy to oblige, bringing samples for him to try. We left full and happy. The staff was very friendly! Cute place.

Thank KikiVeeBee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2014

This place is so cute and they have the most awesome burgers in the world!! I love the sweet bun they serve it on. I love that they put a bowl of pickles on the table for you to snack on. You won't be disappointed if you visit this restaurant!!

1 Thank LesSm0500
Rayville, Louisiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2014

Stopped for lunch. My Wife and I ordered sandwiches. Their menu is quite extensive with a lot of choices. DO NOT USE THE RESTROOMS. Absolutely FILTHY. Someone needs to explain to the employees that they need to get in there and really clean. Toilet was broken in the men's restroom and a sign on the door, IF DOOR IS CLOSED,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1827 Avenue of America, Monroe, LA 71201-4570
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-325-5996

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?