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Magnolia Cafe

5689 Commerce Street, Saint Francisville, LA 70775
+1 225-635-6528
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (81 reviews)
“spicy shrimp” (17 reviews)
“po boy” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5689 Commerce Street, Saint Francisville, LA 70775
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1 - 10 of 408 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate there on both Friday and Saturday nights. Great specials and great service. The live band or singer were great. In Saint Frank, this is the place to be.

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is where the locals go! Try the Turkey on pita with guacamole and sprouts... the best! Right in the heart of the historic district. Easy parking. Great desserts. Call ahead to see what band is playing on weekend nights.

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You might pull up to this restaurant and think no way am I going in that, the majority of the people writing the reviews must be crazy! Let me admit I am crazy but that has nothing to do with my taste buds. Today was...More

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch was amazing! The shrimp po boy was the best! I wish I could eat here every week, but I'm two states away.

Thank JustUs89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this place just driving by. Crowded parking lot but spots available. Very friendly place. Food and prices good. The menu is southern cooking with some mexican thrown in. Portions are not skimpy. Family friendly. Band out back under a tent for entertainment the night...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Just stopped for something cold to drink and was so pleasantly surprised. Customer service was an example of wonderful Southern hospitality. This is abviously a well known and very well attended cafe. Baked goods are very popular and looked great (we did not try them....More

Thank lizzardo
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Enjoyed a late lunch here after touring The Myrtles. My husband and son had the Roast Beef Po'boy and I had the Muffuletta (YUM!).....one piece of advice....the sides are HUGE....share! And the Cheese Fries.....THEY ARE CHEESEY!!!!! I had the sweet potato fries and had to...More

Thank DorothyatHeart
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We recently visited the Myrtle Plantation and had the pleasure to eat at the Magnolia Cafe. It is my second time there and I was just as happy as the first time. The food was delicious. I had a Club sandwich and sweet potato fries,...More

Thank Penny K
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Very fun place!! Great food with a live band every Friday night!!!! Great staff and chef!!! Very clean, quaint and suitable for all ages!! Don't visit St. Francisville without stopping by and the homemade cookies are a must have!! Can't say enough good about this...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

very fresh! well priced. friendly staff. easy location.we wish we could have stayed for the live music.

Thank Melody B
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Nearby Attractions
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10 October 2016|
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Response from Ernest A | Reviewed this property |
We dine there monthly and I've never seen a dog in the restaurant nor would I personally care to eat with dogs present. I understand there are people who enjoy the company of their pets and that's fine. Perhaps arrangements... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5689 Commerce Street, Saint Francisville, LA 70775
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Saint Francisville
  • Phone Number: +1 225-635-6528
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