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Poor Boy Lloyd's

201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
+1 225-387-2271
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (33 reviews)
“poor boy” (31 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the Shrimp Omelette and it was absolutely perfect! The food was amazing and the service was what you would expect. Great value. I could not finish it all. I will definitely be back the next time I am in town.

Thank Darwin N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere at Poor Boy Lloyd's is decidedly a local favorite. There could easily be a line to place your order and while I was there I saw a line of folks waiting for takeout. The Po'Boys are popular and good. The red beans and...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My group went for breakfast we each had something different and everyone enjoyed their meal,I loved my grits The staff were very friendly and the server was great

Thank Cookiesmom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The shrimp Po'Boy was excellent! The bun was soft on the inside and crispy on the outside. They did not skimp on the shrimp. The onion rings aren't out of a bag. They are delicious. A man at the table next to me commented on...More

Thank lacbenford
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Everyone we talked to recommended this restaurant. I'm glad we listened! Sits on a small corner within walking distance of Old Louisiana State Capitol. Good food, reasonable prices. Good catfish! Check it out! Friends enjoyed the po'boy sandwiches!

Thank Susieqnurse
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch one afternoon while in the area . Not much to look at but the food was good and pretty busy for lunch . Lots of poor boy sandwiches to choose from ,I happen to have the alligator sausage which was...More

Thank josejitsu
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Not fancy but feels like they've kept the original look in place intentionally. The staff has some very very Cajun accents in some cases. I went with the fried shrimp po'boy on the staffs recommendation. It was good though not even close to the best...More

Thank Jordan Y
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Very good food, service was good, older gentlemen at door, presumably the owner seemed very friendly and concerned about your visit. Hard to give them five stars cause they just aren't a five star establishment. But it is still a great place to grab lunch...More

1  Thank Brad T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

While ordering, we asked the server for the selection of drinks offered complementary with the kid's menu, which were not soft drinks. She said we could pick a juice and directed us to take two. Before we completed out order, the manager informed us that...More

1  Thank LauraSherman
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I had the grilled chicken with green beans and mashed potatoes. All very good! My husband had the poboy and said it was good as well!

1  Thank Wendy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Florida St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1719
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-387-2271
  • E-mail
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