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Danken Trail B-B-Q

€€ - €€€American, Barbecue
7702 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4946
+1 318-343-0773
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“baked beans” (8 reviews)
“brisket” (9 reviews)
“dirty rice” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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7702 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4946
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

You can't go wrong eating at Danken Trail- always good and fresh barbque- take some home for later- always a good choice when going to Monroe for take home

Thank Ginningcotton
Reviewed 10 July 2017

When I moved to Monroe 35 years ago, we'd eat at Danken Trail pretty regularly. Always great flavor. I moved away from the area for a few years and upon returning hit Danken Trail again. As always, great flavor. They have added lots more veggies...More

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The best food I have ever had. Don't let the atmosphere scare you away, it is almost like a cafeteria, and you go down the line with a tray. Once you sit down to eat, it is heaven!!

Thank msnmaine
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Arrived before lunch rush, 11:15 or so. Ordered a poboy sandwich to go with fries. Sat at a table in front of the cash register with my ticket facing her. Waited 40 minutes for my order. Cashier looking at me and my number, a man...More

1  Thank Tim R
Reviewed 11 March 2017

From the friendly service to the Great food this restaurant is a must if you are in the area. You get your moneys worth and the prices are very reasonable. O AND DON'T FORGET TO GET CRACKLES AND PORK SKINS AS YOU LEAVE Trust me...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

After leaving the movies we planned on getting something to eat. Choice one was closed as was choice two. So I put my mind to work and thought of Dankens. It was closer for my mom to get home from and as I had never...More

Thank Vickie60_22
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were planning to get lunch with our kids who live in Monroe and had planned to go to Dickey's BBQ. Our DIL drove by a day or two before we were to go and noticed they had closed. I'm pretty sure I now know...More

Thank Singer4Him
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The food used to be wonderful, but the new owners have not stuck to the recipes or the quality of the food. It is a hit or a miss when eating there. They very much need to get the old owners back in there and...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I grew up in Monroe, but not live in Georgia. I have enjoyed Danken Trail my whole life, and make sure to visit whenever I'm in town. Their slow-smoked bbq is some of the best I've ever had. And their baked beans are excellent -...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Great little restaurant....really clean...super friendly....great prices. Everything on the menu is great!! You will not be disappointed!!!!

Thank KimLasschuit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7702 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4946
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-343-0773
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