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4808 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-5907
+1 225-926-0970
09:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 09:30 - 14:00
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Greenwell Springs, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Purchased a Groupon for two. I ordered "Just the Shoppe Combo" and the fried catfish. Just the Shoppe Combo came with jambalaya, two sides and a side of gumbo. There was a large serving of nicely cooked jambalaya; the rice was soft and not too strongly flavored. The gumbo had only sausage and meat..I was expecting a thicker gumbo, but... More 

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

After you spend some time admiring the cool sculptures that surround House of Jamba I highly suggest you stop inside and grab some hot, delicious, fresh cajun food. There's a good amount of seating. The staff are very friendly. I got a bowl of jambalaya. For $6 you get a good sized portion and a roll. The jambalaya was excellent.... More 

Thank Steve H
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

We went to the Jambalaya Shoppe expecting great jambalaya and we were sorely disappointed. We brought friends and family which had for some years become used to our seasoned, marinaded sausage and chicken then slow smoked, with minced and sauteed Vidalia onions, bell peppers, garllic and fresh parsley, cilantro, and green onions, along with chicken stock, slowly cooked together with... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

The place is plain Jane, but the gal behind the counter is friendly and full of information about the dishes offered. And the gumbo was delicious, the potato salad was creamy without chunks of potato, the pastafalaya was an interesting option for those who aren't crazy about rice, and the jambalaya was just as it should be. When my wife... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2008

The best of the Jambalaya Shoppes. Their Crawfish Etouffee over catfish filets is AWESOME!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2007

Best Jambalaya ever. Speghetti Jambalaya too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
09:30 - 14:00
09:30 - 14:00
09:30 - 14:00
09:30 - 14:00
09:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4808 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-5907
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-926-0970

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