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Joie de Vivre

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$$ - $$$
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107 N Main St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-5033
+1 337-442-6354
Sun 09:00 - 13:00
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Gill, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner there, we both had the grilled catfish..done perfectly and delicious! The service was great and welcoming. There was live music and of course we danced our socks off! We met wonderful locals and really had the best time We would absolutely go back again

Thank Debra / Steve S
Atlanta, GA
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a morning coffee. The place looks very nice and appears to be popular with the locals. When first entering the café the person behind the counter did not acknowledge us even though there was no one at the counter. Then a local woman came in to get coffee and her order was taken... More 

Thank zcar690
Ashland, Oregon
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After breakfast, Zydeco music & dancing at nearby Buck and Johnny's head here for a Cajun music jam in a pleasant coffee shop.

Thank Sherpster
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on the recommendation of a local friend for breakfast on a Saturday. She had mentioned the music, but we he no idea just what a treat this stop would be. Had the grand slam breakfast and sweet potato pancakes. Amazing flavor of pancake and syrup. Great boudin. Best grits I've ever eaten. Good coffee. But what made this... More 

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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Live Cajun music from locals and great tasty food ....what a pleasure! I will be sure to come back to this place again!!!

Thank vivianh227
Lafayette, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Friendly service, good food, and atmosphere and good entertainment in the evening.. We visit frequently.

Thank Davidjdm63
Lafayette, LA
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140 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast their on Sunday with my family. The place has a great ambiance - brought back memories of my youth and growing up in BB. Our waitress was inexperienced but tried hard. She wasn't able to serve our food at the same time so 2 of us received our plates a full 5 minutes before the other 2 plates... More 

Thank Tony A
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Every Friday morning we six ladies (St.Martha's Guild), clean St. Bernard Monsignor Borel Center in Breaux Bridge. We clean the candle holders, wash the chalice, we sweep the floors and Windex the front doors; knowing that afterwards, we will walk to "Joie de Vivre" Café and enjoy a steaming hot cup of coffee. Last week I decided to try a... More 

Thank Emmaline T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

What a treat on Saturday to come upon this music circle. Over a dozen musicians joining and leaving the circle and playing amazingly well. Great pastries and good coffee too.

Thank seattlebelge
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464 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Saturday morning is the time to come for delicious food and local zydeco music. A great vibe is found here! Our breakfast items of Andouille sausage and boudin biscuits were awesome. My wife had a regular eggs and bacon dish and liked it. Our server was so friendly and professional. We met the owner and he showed all around the... More 

Thank luke47

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?