Where To Eat

Monroe-West Monroe, Louisiana

A Food A-Fair

N/A, Monroe
All things fried! Try their deep fried boudin or fried apple pies.

Big Boys Food

N/A, Monroe
Known for their famous shrimp and grits and daily lunch specials. Items ranging from chicken baskets to pork chop sandwiches.
Serving up home cooking and BBQ!

Caster & Chicory

N/A, Monroe
Serving beignets and cafe au lait, this food truck's menu has only grown. Get a beignet slider with fries for lunch, or add raspberry preserves to your dessert. This family-owned food truck sets up at various locations each day in Monroe, so check out their Facebook page to see when they'll be near you.
Known for their large portions, Gigi’s Kountry Kitchen has southern home-styled entrees and seafood.

Heritage Catering

318 N. 2nd St., Monroe
Chef Cory Bahr brings his unique twist to Southern Food in pop-ups around the Monroe-West Monroe area. Be on the look out for Holy Biscuits with his specialty boudin or BBQ delights like ribs and pulled pork!

Kona Ice of NELA

N/A, Monroe
Flavor your own ice with Kona's self serve flavor dispensers or choose from their countless flavors, including sugar free, from the window. Watch their Facebook page for locations each day!

Skinny Phil's

N/A, Monroe
Serving fish, shrimp, and chicken tacos. Try their famous acai bowls!

Southside Coney Island

1414 South 2nd Street, Monroe
Serving up burgers, chili dogs, fries, and onion rings. They also serve tamales, tacos, and burritos – all to go!

Tacos El Vaquero

N/A, Monroe
This food truck serves Monroe authentic Mexican street tacos. Choose from their selection of delicious tacos, burritos, quesadillas, or ponchos. Check their Facebook page for location information!
Famous for their fried food, Taste Like Heaven offers items ranging from catfish plates to fried green tomatoes. With their new veggie burger, there is something for all!

The Cookout

-, Monroe
The Cookout offers hand patted juicy cheeseburgers and flavorful wing sauces that are sure to please. Find out where The Cookout truck's location will be for lunch each day on Facebook!

Thurman's Food Factory Inc.

1608 Stubbs Avenue, Monroe
In the mood for a picnic? Award-winning caterer Thurman Dickie offers a bargain-boxed lunch-to-go. Daily lunches may feature local favorite Blend of the Bayou or Chicken and Dumplings, along with a southern vegetable, dessert and tea. While you're there, pick up some cheese straws or fresh-baked cookies from the bakery.


N/A, Monroe
Specializing in pulled pork. Try their famous Pow Wow or pulled pork nachos!

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