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Borden's

1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“banana split” (13 reviews)
“sundae” (24 reviews)
“ice cream” (69 reviews)
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LOCATION
1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved it!!! Great service and ice cream!!! Will be back next time we are in Lafayette!!! Wish we had a shop like this were I live!!!

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small building and small parking lot - when I was there it was packed. Full ice cream shop menu with some seating and not too much outdoor space. Worth the trip.

Thank LindaRae55
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a kid I would visit my Grandma for the Summer and she lived right around the corner from Borden's, so that was our evening treat to go get whatever we wanted. As an adult I now visit Borden's with the same excitement and bring...More

Thank marjoriew834
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Have you ever been to a wedding that served the old fashioned sherbets punch and thought this would make such a great shake? Well, Borden's did and it's on the menu. FABULOUS! The the hubby's banana split was awesome, too (at least the few bites...More

Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

There are very few old time ice cream parlors around and this one brought back so many memories. It is definitely refurbished but fun. I never order anything but an ice cream cone but I had to order the Gold Brick Sundae.Delicious but 2 people...More

1  Thank Kathy53Usa
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

When I realized how close I was, I made a return visit. They have some hot food, but what I wanted was ice cream. The building is classic Art Deco, inside and out. (The restrooms have small octagonal tile floors, subway tiled walls, tin ceilings!)...More

Thank mgolrick
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have frequented Borden's since my childhood. It has been refurbished since then, reflecting a 50s-style diner. It's a great place to take the whole family, and there is plenty on the menu to please everyone! Coloring pages to keep the kids busy, as well.

Thank KreyolQueen
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We went to Borden's thinking it was a sit down, full service ice cream parlor. It wasn't. You order at the counter, get served in styrofoam and find a place to sit. The ice cream was fine, though not exceptionally flavorful.

Thank CarrieJoie
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Three months ago I came back from a trip to Italy raving about their gelato. I'd never had anything like it here in the states so when I came home I wrote a TripAdvisor review lamenting that I had to leave gelato behind. The lucky...More

Thank needhamdave
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stop here a few times a year when we make shopping trips to Lafayette. The kids always gets ice cream cones and the wife and I always share the banana split! Everything is always great and the atmosphere is like an old ice cream...More

Thank groundskeeperllc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
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