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Anthony's Italian Deli

5575 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6033
+1 225-272-6817
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“muffalettas” (24 reviews)
“muffuletta” (24 reviews)
“sandwiches” (25 reviews)
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Italian, Deli
$$ - $$$
5575 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6033
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On a recent trip to Baton Rouge we found ourselves visiting several times during our seven days in town. We went for lunch and after the first visit returned (mostly for dessert). The Po Boys were a very generous size and more than filled me...More

Thank Milton R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A welcoming, family-owned restaurant that serves the most savory comfort food. The atmosphere and service has me coming back multiple times a week and I’m always treated with kindness. Whether I order spaghetti and meatballs or lasagna, it’s always fresh and hot, the red sauce...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little tricky to get in and out of the parking lot since there has been a lot of construction around Government Street. AND the parking lot is not very big--turning against traffic on Government during rush hour is a little scary. Deli is very...More

1  Thank caveatactor
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

One of the beat hole in the wall places in town. Have tried several things and have not been let down. Def recommend the muff.

Thank Hunter P
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We were on a hunt for a delicious muffaletta and we found this gem. I love independent restaurants, the personality and friendly service. You order at the counter then seat yourself. We will absolutely go back if we're in the area.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The muffuletta's are still excellent. 2 people can easily share one. They are HUGE. The people that work there are very friendly also.

1  Thank Ray H
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very cool staff and the food was fantastic! Had the muffuletta and was blown away by the flavor - perfect combination of melted cheese, meats and olive spread! Delicious!

1  Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

One of my customers suggested this place and phoned the order in for me. We had a sandwich tray and some Muffolettas. They were delicious and it was really moderately priced as well. I'll be back for sure and I can recommend it for anyone...More

Thank matttx33
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

BY FAR the best Italian place that I’ve been to outside of Italy or New York! This is a family owned joint- an Italian family- and the food is absolutely authentic. I don’t have enough good things to say about it. DO NOT leave here...More

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My son Matthew and I went yesterday and had excellent food and service!! We're from Boston and It was like we were back home again!! When your used to real Italian it's hard to find that in other parts of the country! Well Anthony's is...More

2  Thank angela-young74
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Questions & Answers
13 September 2017|
Response from travelinfanatic | Property representative |
We are open on Saturdays from 930-6. Our location on Florida has closed. Our location on Government St. is only a few miles down the street from the old.
9 July 2017|
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Response from GAGrandmab | Reviewed this property |
Dont know.
30 August 2015|
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Response from Indiansummer64 | Reviewed this property |
Small indoor dining, not really cable of a big group, they have a big take out crowd.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5575 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6033
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-272-6817
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