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Monjunis Italian Restaurant

711 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6120
+1 225-231-1595
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“meat sauce” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
711 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6120
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered spaghetti & meatballs, their sauce was too sweet & tasted like it came out of a can. Even their complimentary toasted garlic bread came with a side of the same crappy sauce. I was nauseous till next morning. Their shrimp & broccoli fettuccine was...More

Thank Samer T
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is nice, quiet, but cheap, which is fine if the food price matches, which it doesn't. The service was good. We were given a plastic basket with not tasty, crunchy white bread to dip into sauce in a styrofoam bowl. For dinner, I...More

Thank Cary S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The moment you walk in the door,from the décor to the music to the sauce,you know you have found Italian.We last visited this place during "Art Melt" & started our neighborhood visit in Monjuni's with the Italian Sampler that was enough for two.With some muffaletta,lasagna,spaghetti...More

Thank DougBen
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Really Great Italian food in an old time Italian Restaurant. A bit outdated décor but I'm one for the old fashioned Italian Restaurant atmosphere - even with the imitation grapes hanging from the ceiling. The sauce is on he sweet side but if you ever...More

Thank Buddy M
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

My sons treated me to a wonderful dinner for my birthday. We each got a different entree and we LOVED them. New Orleans Shrimp and Eggplant Extraordinaire Shrimp Aurora Veal Parmesan The portions were huge and of course we had to bring some home because...More

Thank lstuck1
Reviewed 22 February 2017

A nice Italian restaurant. The bread is good and I like the sweet sauce. I have had several dishes - lately I've found myself getting the spaghetti and meatball. The meatballs are spicy, but not overly so and balance well with the red sauce. The...More

Thank jantalking
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We were seated as soon as we came in. We ordered waters with lemon. They brought out the complimentary bread with a marina sauce that was cold not ice cold but not even lukewarm . The sauce wasn't very tasty it was real sweet. Most...More

1  Thank rebecca2005
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Monjunis has incredible red sauce--a little sweet which I love but not everyone does. Usually good service. Last time I visited they seated us (a party of 6) at a small table in the corner. When I stood up I hit my head very hard...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Try the special or lunch features they are wonderful. Our service was good too. Atmosphere is casual.

Thank AFosterGM
Reviewed 1 February 2017

LOVE this place! The Italian Salad and Lasagna are my go-tos but I've never had a bad bite here. They make a sweeter sauce, which is exactly what I love.

Thank Lindsey G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6120
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-231-1595
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