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Kelly's Diner

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1531 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570-5877
337-942-7466
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Opelousas, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Family type restaurant. Good people. Home cooked meals, but also a menu of to order meals. Reasonably priced. Reasonable wait time. Will adjust daily Lunch menu according to personal preference. Worth the stop. Consistency in meals. You'll love the fried pork chops! Too

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Opelousas, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Known for their plate lunches, make sure to come early to get one before they run out! Barbeque pork steak is always a winner but can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

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Leonville, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

Everything good! We haven't had anything that hasn't been great! So no matter what you order you should be happy! If you want a plate lunch, you better bring your appetite because it their portions are large! Sunday barbecue dinners are awesome! Their soups are delicious! Poboys are great! Again, everything on their menu is great!

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Alexandria, Louisiana
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107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

I stopped by on a weekday for a plate lunch. I got there just before noon, and I was glad I did; it got quite busy at the noon hour. It is a small diner, so seating is limited. I did notice that they had a lot of take-out. On this day, I had the beef cubes plate, which was... More 

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Opelousas, Louisiana
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Small place, but great food. A favorite with locals at lunchtime. Also very popular for their local meats at the adjacent meat market.

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Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

I am cycling from Miami to San Francisco to raise money for charity (see virginmoneygiving.com - Benjamin Franklin) I was in Opelousis for one night and my host suggested Kelly's I ordered a double Cajun burger with cheese (made from pork not beef). The burger was SUPERB, honestly it was mouth watering! If you find yourself passing through you'd be... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012 via mobile

Kelley's has some the best food in Opelousas. It's a small cafe & while there's not too much to it inside, the food is awesome. The people are very nice & it's very clean. It's a perfect place to pick up lunch. They offer plate lunches, poboys, hamburgers, etc.

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Lafayette, LA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2008

They actually have some of the best food in town, and the nicest people there. I'd give them 5 stars if it wasn't that it lacks of a good ventilation system and unless you don't care about smelling like food after... I only go there when I know I won't see anyone else until shower time....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570-5877
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Opelousas
  • Phone Number: 337-942-7466

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?