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5442 E Judge Perez Dr, Violet, LA 70092-2982
+1 504-272-0262
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were the only ones in the place, they had the soap opera on the tv, waitress had a hard time walking so I met her half way for a coffee refill. The hash browns were horrible, must have been left over from that morning or the day before. The eggs and bacon were ok but lots of grease.

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Thank JustusJones
McMinnville, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Being from Oregon we really enjoyed the culture shock of of great Southern Style Cooking! After being 10' under water during Katrina Penny's is now a great hub of southern hospitality! We had the Grilled Biscuit , Shrimp n Grits and Spicy Poboyz. All were great! We also tested the bawled peanuts and hogshead cheese ... yum...

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Thank Paul R
New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Wow . Stopped in to eat in a hurry. Ate the buffet Lasagna and Spaghetti. Pretty good. This is home cooked food. Went next day and ordered the small seafood platter. Portions are huge !!! Very satisfied. Great food & Great Prices !!!

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Thank magicmike1969
New Orleans, Louisiana
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81 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Had the buffet because I was in a hurry. Dirty rice & baked chicken was very good. Not a big selection on the buffet. Great service and good food.

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Thank magicmike1969
Arabi, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

Absolutely love the daily lunch buffet, everything from Red Beans to Liver to Fried Chicken and more. On Friday's check out the seafood buffet featuring fresh LOUISIANA Fried Shrimp, oh my god to die for, Definitely visit this little hidden gem in St. Bernard Parish.

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Thank Garth3232
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2011

Their food potions are large. When u order onion rings the pile is high and their even made from scratch. Omelets take up an whole oval plate. All of the time u can make up what omelet or burger you want.

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Thank Spoiledone33
Venice, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2011

The waitress gave my omelet to the next table. The kitchen put some chili on top and gave it to me! Gross!...Illegal....and just plain dangerous! Whatelse goes on here? Anything goes...obviously!!

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Thank Labedaelaine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5442 E Judge Perez Dr, Violet, LA 70092-2982
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Violet
  • Phone Number: +1 504-272-0262

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?