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Leonard's Food Quarters

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1708 Gertsner Memorial Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-6735
+1 318-494-0618
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07:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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54 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Down here visiting went had a little seafood combo fish, shrimp, etoufee great taste. Will return

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Thank datboykc
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I've driven by this place for years and never stopped. Perhaps it's because I remember one of the buildings onsite being a convenience store and was skeptical of the restaurant conversion. But I'll never just drive by again after having my first taste of the menu a couple of weeks ago! Great meal and outstanding service!

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Thank GL M
Leesville, Louisiana
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

By far one of the best kept secrets in this part of Louisiana! This may be a small place but the food, service and atmosphere are unbeatable! If you leave this place hungry you'll have no one to blame but yourself! The quantity versus the price is unbeatable! The way they season the food and serve it up is so... More 

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Thank Jody Q
Jackson, Mississippi
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Stopped here while traveling to Houston. Very happy that we did. It's a few mins from the interstate but it was well worth it. Food was VERY good and our daughter wanted a pizza and it was GREAT! We will definitely come back when we come this way.

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Thank brjawilliams
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Walk up and order from the counter. The seafood platter had catfish, fried shrimp and shrimp etouffee along with coleslaw. It was delicious. Casual, family atmosphere. Friendly staff.

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Thank Sonia L
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

this place is the boom love the bbq an the chacking was very good an the price was midprice an the service was great

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Thank Nathaniel M
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104 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time all our food was excellent. Seafood platter, Gumbo, beef tips and butterfly shrimp, Boudain balls and corn bread. They loved it. It was all very good. My sisters from Australia enjoyed their first trip in the United States of America. Thank you to the ladies who helped them feel welcomed.

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Thank V W
Dumas, MS
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have been at Leonard's, starting in 2002, and I must say I've never had a bad meal.The po-boys are always first-rate, the seafood is quality, and the prices are right. You can't go wrong here!

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1 Thank Richard W
Lake Charles, La.
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I went there on Friday for a late lunch with a friend. He got the fried pork chop with red beans and rice. He couldn't eat it all. I had a meatball po-boy combo. The sauce didn't seem as good as in the past. Next time I will get a plate lunch with smothered steak and rice and gravy which... More 

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1 Thank Fishin-man59
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We had the smothered chicken lunch special today ! Awesome ! Spices were just right not too spicy or bland - perfect !!! Some folks may need to share a plate as the portion is huge ! Great food & always great service !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1708 Gertsner Memorial Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601-6735
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 318-494-0618

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