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Gretna's Common Grounds Coffee

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335 Huey P Long Ave, Gretna, LA 70053-5916
+1 504-227-2200
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast and had the "Common Breakfast". It was a good meal at a good price. Everything was good. It was some of the best hash browns I've had in a while.

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Thank Anthony D
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This place seems to be open 7 days, morning to late evening. We went on a Sunday evening, had good service and equally good food. They seem to have loyal regulars. I think that breakfast might be their strong suit, but don't discount them for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Terri S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a popular place for the locals mostly for breakfast. It's nothing special. Just your typical fare. It is in the old section of Gretna across the street from the old train depot. On Saturdays from 8 in the morning until noon there is a farmers market with fresh produce, some good local dishes, crafts, Etc. it's not... More 

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Thank Nancy L
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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The area is so quaint with a small town feel. The staff is friendly and the restaurant is clean. The price is just right too!

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Thank Kimberly W
New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you are looking for a hearty breakfast, this is the place to go in Gretna. We often stop here when going to the farmers market. The menu is as you would expect: eggs several ways, thick cut bacon, sausage, grits, and pancakes. You won't leave hungry.

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Thank Peripatetic_Engineer
Norfolk, Virginia
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Went to meet a friend for coffee and breakfast. Friendly staff and locals, lots of tables, popular with locals, comfortable atmosphere. Parking can be tricky but lots of paid street parking in a vibrant part of town.

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Thank ExploretoLearn
North Carolina
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I didnt want the expensive breakfast at hotel so decided to find a local breakfast place. Came across this place. Cheese eggs was great. Reminded me of cheese eggs from one of my fav local dive ins at home. Food was good and filling. Only disturbing was finding it. It was a festival going on and I was lost for... More 

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Thank Nene B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Whenever we're in the area we try to eat at least one breakfast at the common ground. They have other meals and if they're as good as the breakfast then go- but the breakfasts are very good. Prices are good. Service is great. And if a train is passing you get a show . Also on some Saturday's there is... More 

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Thank williamNola
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my family frequently eat common ground. It's in our rotation of places we eat bfast. I'm always satisfied with the food and price. Sometimes the service is a little slow so go with people you like spending time with. Today I had soft shell crab Benedict. It was freakin great!!!!

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Thank Stephen F
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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Coffee was oily and smelly. It was sad but the good is aight...just don't confuse your orders...cuz misty has an attitude.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 Huey P Long Ave, Gretna, LA 70053-5916
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: +1 504-227-2200

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