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209 W State St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802-7946
+1 225-346-8221
00:00 - 23:59
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Price 1/5 Service 3/5 Quality 2/5 I paid 14 dollars plus tip for 2 eggs, toast, bacon, hashbrowns, and coffee. It's a lot of food but ridiculously overpriced for breakfast. Not only expensive, but the food is not that great. I've somehow made better tasting eggs and bacon at home with less grease and fat. You'd be better off going... More 

Thank egigia2017
Bangkok, Thailand
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my family to experience Louie's (a favorite of mine during my LSU years) and they were impressed! The hash browns are still killer!

Thank texastraveler2736
Orange Grove, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in Baton Rouge to see a friend and stumbled on this little place. It is the cutest joint I have been in awhile. Staff was friendly and the food was just great. I liked the black and white checkered floors with the red and white tables and chairs. It reminds me of an old time malt shop. We did... More 

Thank brokesoutherntravler
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

After a late night downtown by the riverfront we were all famished. We knew that our options were slim to none for our late night hunger pangs. It was either IHOP or try some other late night chain breakfast eatery, fast food, or try Louie's Cafe. We decided on Louie's cafe since we had never been to the newly opened... More 

Thank Angelle225
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Basic food done right. Plus a little extra. Try the omelettes and hash browns. If Frenchy or Fred are working ask for Eggs Benedict. Its not on the menu but if you are nice they might make it for you. Amazing ...

Thank Rick C
Saint Louis, Missouri
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Louie's is a diner with great breakfast - lunch food. The portions are big. If you are going to the football game at LSU stadium, they let you park on their lot for $30 and it is only 3 block walk to campus.

Thank tyguy22
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Each time I've went the servers were cute & that's a plus for some people. Haha. I was recommend here by a friend who said it was a hot spot for the punk crowd. It's always been nice every time I've went. Although I always get the California Cooler everyone else's meals smell delicious. I'll be back again...to get the... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Founded in 1941 and now located at its fourth site near the North Gate of LSU, this 24hr breakfast & burger cafe is a Baton Rouge institution. In college, I stopped in here at 2am after a night on the town. When I left BR, I dreamed of these Hashbrowns! Now that I've moved back, I take my kids and... More 

Thank gwilsonmd
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Recently visited for lunch and was very underwhelmed with the burger and gumbo. Gumbo tasted like watered down etouffee and the burger was lacking seasoning. I've had breakfast here and really enjoyed, but not sure if I'll be returning for lunch. My waiter was very slow and appeared to have a rough night before.

Thank RudyJ225
Kilgore, Texas
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272 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Was in town for a wedding and someone suggested this café for breakfast. Is on the campus of LSU and very small. However, the food is excellent. Service could use a little help but overall a great place for breakfast.

Thank sunni014

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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
Average prices
USD 20
American, Cafe, Diner, Cajun & Creole
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 W State St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802-7946
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-346-8221

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