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Olde Tyme Grocery

218 W Saint Mary Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70506-4636
+1 337-235-8165
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood
218 W Saint Mary Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70506-4636
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our shrimp po-boys were above average with ample shrimp and very good french bread. Their version of french fries were just okay. What was a bit underwhelming was the cleanliness of our table. The table top was actually sticky and obviously had not been cleaned...More

Thank ArtVanderleigh
Reviewed 6 days ago

Olde Tyme Grocery is a favorite for locals and tourists alike. Some days you may wait longer than others but the final result is always worth the wait. I had a shrimp poboy. Normally I do not get ketchup, but it was put on there....More

Thank tlo23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place continues to impress me! The food is spectacular and the service is fantastic! Can’t wait to go back!

1  Thank Knickerbockers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unless you have an enormous appetite, share a whole one with a friend. The atmosphere of an old grocery store is excellent, without being kitschy. The fries are awesome, beer cold and crowd lively. If they had a patio and live music, I'd never leave...More

Thank 2manyboats
Reviewed 1 week ago

Locals often sentimentalize their food traditions and favorite food haunts, where average or below average food just tastes "better" to them. As a non native, I'm not as smitten by OTG. I've eaten there several times. After my first visit, it wasn't my idea to...More

Thank mraquel2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently good poboys. I would say shrimp is my favorite, but then the oyster is awesome, but then the meatball is OMG. I could go on. They're always busy so I call ahead. But even if you're wanting to eat there, you're not going to...More

Thank Kris C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very laid back sandwich stop. You will get an overstuffed delicious poboy. This has been around for many many years and once you taste their poboys, you will understand why.

Thank Momma431
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking forward to eating at Olde Tyme Grocery from all the reviews. The shrimp poboy was very good but the fries we just okay, the Cajun fries were too rich and the roast beef p-boy was not very good. We are from south...More

1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a shrimo poboy (a shrimp sandwich) and it was great. My first Cajun food try was here. Thank You!

Thank Medicaldoctor2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unassuming eatery in an old grocery store with AMAZING shrimp po boys! I haven't had anything this tasty for a while! Great service and good selection of beverages and chips!

Thank David S
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Soft Drinks, Beer etc. can be picked up from coolers located in the front area of restaurant (self service only)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 W Saint Mary Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70506-4636
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-235-8165
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