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Joie de Vivre

107 N Main St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-5033
+1 337-442-6354
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“biscuits” (8 reviews)
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PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
107 N Main St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-5033
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on the back of a local tip off about a cajun jam happening on a Saturday morning/early afternoon. Keen to experience some real cajun culture, we set off to see what we would find and we were very glad we did! Many local...More

Thank Sun S
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I went in with a few friends before our photo session to order breakfast. Walked up to the counter with my friends and waited to be acknowledged for 15 minutes. Two girls were behind the counter and carried on a conversation like we weren't there....More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Went there for the first time to listen to the music and eat. Food was good and the music was great, Steve Adams' four piece "trio. " The service was terrible. No, it was worst than that. I was sitting at the food bar and...More

1  Thank macquechoux
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I ended up here because the Zydeco Brunch at Buck and Johnny's was way too loud for me. Had the Grand Slam - great biscuit, sunny eggs and grits. And the bacon was awesome. Friendly service.

Thank LindaRae55
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great atmosphere and fun music. The service was slow but it fit with the atmosphere, very laid back. The Bloody Mary was just right and the egg, muffin, cheese and boudin sandwich was very tasty. A fun casual family place where children dance to the...More

Thank Terri Reece L
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We were in Lafayette for my sons soccer tournament so I looked up where to get a great cup of coffee and this little gem popped up. What a great find. The owner was working the counter. She was super helpful and very nice. The...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We stopped in during late afternoon for coffee, tea, salad and a sandwich to share. The friendly atmosphere in this old cajun town carries into this coffee house. We wish we could have returned for one of the scheduled music performances.

Thank Robert_Larson72
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We came across cafe Joie de Vivre by chance since we were in area and popped in for a coffee. It was a Saturday morning and a local jam was happening with over 20 musicians. The music was Cajun and Zydeco . There was dancing...More

Thank Sal694
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Oh my gosh, what a fun experience! Local musicians just playing together, enjoying life. Great boudin sliders and a nice cold glass of wine. Music was great, service was really good. Just a fun must do while in Breaux Bridge!

2  Thank Marie R
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Nice bar for lunch & dinner. Good, simple fresh food, nice staff and nice live music. In the center, parking in front. Good vibe.

Thank georgeleeuw
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 N Main St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-5033
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Breaux Bridge
  • Phone Number: +1 337-442-6354
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Description
Joie de Vivre is an eclectic cafe featuring local art, music and food. JDV provides a clean, relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Features local musicians and weekend jam sessions. Specialty coffee and espresso meets great food and fun.
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