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555 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-6905
+1 337-234-8877
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11:00 - 14:00
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A nice atmosphere with good food. Clean. Attentive wait staff. It's a little out of the way for me, but those in South Lafayette, or North Iberia Parishes, it's a good place to stop and get food.

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Thank Scott G
Lafayette, Louisiana
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Antlers is an old, former, men-only gambling and bookie joint. Back in the day it had pool tables, ticker tape and a toteboard with all the major racetracks listed. The bar still remains but it has become a popular downtown lunch spot in Lafayette. The constant slap of dominoes players has been replaced by the sounds of silverware.. The fare... More 

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Thank Kenneth H
Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Whether it's the daily plate lunches ( each day different, gumbo, pork chop, etc), or what might be the best bacon cheeseburger in the state, Antlers will not ext you down.

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Thank TheDotdog
Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Been eating there since it opened being cajun they better be good food are it wont last long .I can tell you by experience the food is really good i eat the pork chops and rice and blackeye peas every time so i can swear on that !

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Thank 185lllll
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to bring someone from out of state to a good Cajun cooked rice and gravy, have them try a Stuffed Pork Chop plate at Antlers Downtown. They will thank you forever. It come with a HUGE Stuffed Pork Chop with the best stuffing ever. Also a salad to start or cup of gumbo if you choose. It... More 

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Thank Richard B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Go on Wednesday and get the smothered pork chop and rice and gravy. One of the best meals at any restaurant in Lafayette - and that's saying a lot.

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Thank Bret B
Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

If you are in the downtown town area of Lafayette, you must check out this Restuarant. Best southern style meals like we cook at home. There is something on the menu to please everyone. The price is low to medium range.the food is like Sunday lunch at Grandmas

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Thank Susanfromlouisiana
Panama Province, Panama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This restaurant has been around for many years. The food is nothing fancy just good consistent quality home style cajun food. Location is downtown and there is easy parking nearby. So if you are visiting downtown Lafayette .....give it a try.

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Thank ezfish5
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went for Monday's smothered round steak with rice, smothered potatoes, and green beans. For years Antlers has cooked just on the edge of being too hot. You have to wash it down with lots of water or whatever you are drinking. The potatoes could be substituted by another vegetable and the green beans are good. If they would just lay... More 

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Thank LaBubba
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The food at Antlers is very delicious. Just like mother's cooking. Cannot select a special dish because everything is worth sampling.

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Thank Ethel S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-6905
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-234-8877
Description
Antlers is the oldest bar in Lafayette. It has existed in the beautiful historic district of downtown Lafayette since 1921. Great Food ! Great People! Great Music!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?