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Poor Boy Lloyd's

201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
+1 225-387-2271
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Staff very friendly and accommodating Late lunch and good , setting outside Fair prices and food quality good portion

Thank M C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service! Everyone was so nice that worked here! We sat on the patio with our dog and they were very accommodating! Had the crawfish po’boy and onion rings! So good!

Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Love the food and atmosphere. The gumbo is outstanding as are the po boys. My wife had the fried shrimp and it was delicious.

Thank CRMemphis
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Poor Boy Lloyd's is a downtown Baton Rouge institution featuring a wide variety of authentic Louisiana foods at very reasonable prices. Any time you walk into a restaurant displaying a hand-written menu board featuring alligator, boudin balls, crawfish, softshell crabs, catfish, rabbit, shrimp, and bread...More

Thank Dean L
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The restaurant was recommended. I tried the alligator sausage po' boy. It was okay. Next time I would ask the server for a suggestion of what they like best. Not bad, but not great. Service was fine. A little crowded with the seating.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I have always seen this Baton Rouge staple, but went for the first time on St. Patrick's day. We ordered the fried pickles for an app, which were great! I ordered the seafood gumbo, which was just ok! The shrimp seemed like they were frozen...More

1  Thank lindsey t
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Great location downtown Baton Rouge. The poorboys were amazing, I had the special and my husband had the shrimp, both were excellent tasting. The staff were very friendly.

1  Thank Shelleym18
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This is a little hole in the wall type of place, nothing fancy. Service was top notch. Friendly, welcoming greeting when we walked in. Our waitress was excellent. Separate checks for 4 couples wasn't a problem. The food was good too. Definitely recommend.

1  Thank Jody B
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to Poor Boy Lloyd’s. I had the fried shrimp po-boy and fries. I thought it was pretty average. Everything was cooked properly but just didn’t have a lot of flavor. The service was great and there is definitely a sense...More

Thank latraveler393
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We happened upon this place while driving around downtown. There is a large parking lot next door which you have to pay to park. It was not crowded when we went for a late lunch. It is not a fancy place. You place your order...More

Thank inthewind2010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-387-2271
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