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420 Westbank Expy, Gretna, LA 70053-5619
+1 504-362-3312
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Accokeek, Maryland
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The breakfast buffet is the best! Delicious food. Great location. Great place for families to eat together.

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Thank Dee A
Schaumburg, Illinois
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38 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great food and service. Had their breakfast buffet. Very tasty and the waitress made me feel like home.

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Thank Greg R
Kenner, Louisiana
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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Carla Rivers was our waitress and she was exceptional! Food tasted great! Breakfast buffet had everything on it! Service was wonderful! Carla went out of her way to make sure we were well taken care of and checked on us frequently and she never lost her smile:)

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Thank rosermartin
Stuttgart
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Their food was really good. First day we ate the lunch on Friday and Saturday we ate the breakfast.. all the food was good and the staff was extra friendly and heipful.

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Thank Jan B
Fort Pierce, Florida
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187 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We used to patronize Shoney's years ago and they seemed to vanish with the times. When we saw this one nearby where we were staying, we jumped on the chance. We choice the buffet which as huge with many choices and at a very reasonable choice. Service was great, the place was clean, and staff kept the buffet well stocked.

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Thank Thomas H
Metairie, Louisiana
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It was a nice quiet buffet on Sunday evening. The price is $9.99 plus drink & taxes. The staff was friendly. The cooks kept up with the buffet by continoulsy bringing out fresh food. The restaurant is a bit outdated. I would give the buffet desserts 1 star. Choose dessert from the separate menu, its much better.

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Thank Tawanda P
Vancouver, Washington
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We had THE WORST experience at this Shoney's on of all days MOTHERS DAY! We went to the Shoney's on 420 W Bank Expy in New Orleans. It was my husband and I's first time in New Orleans and my Aunt and Uncle were raving about this restaurant. We showed up an hour and a half before closing...PLENTY of time... More 

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Thank sunflower102610
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The buffet had all sorts of good food in it and kept full.. Wait staff and manager extremely helpful

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Thank cjbe
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped by to grab a couple of plates to go for my elderly mother and I. The buffet was stocked with a bounty of breakfast items. The server, Draedina, did a fantastic job! My mother enjoys visiting.

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Thank Dana W
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We came to New Orleans for a spontaneous 48hr trip from Tampa and my boyfriend had told we needed to need eat at a Shoneys. And he was right!!! What a great place, delicious food that felt like it was prepared at home and the staff was awesome! Loved it! Would totally recommend it for road trips, a delicious breakfast... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Westbank Expy, Gretna, LA 70053-5619
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: +1 504-362-3312

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?