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Social Southern Table & Bar

) #14 of 468 Restaurants in Lafayette $$ - $$$ American, ,
3901 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-3809
+1 337-456-3274
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“flatbread” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3901 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-3809
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We went to lunch to celebrate a graduation and 11 attended. Food and service was outstanding. good menu selections. Social was busy and a little noisy, but comfortable at the same time.

Thank tombeau
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Great staff The smoked southern fried chicken outstanding. Check the fried green tomato appetizer some of best I've had. Nice portions on all entrees. Parking tight on busy nights so get there early to avoid circling lot.

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Reuben sandwich here was worth going back for for sure! It's a bit pricey for dinner but the food does stand out.

Thank Ragkel2121
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Came here with a group and found the menu very diverse. We had salads, sandwiches and the famous BBQ chicken bowl. Wow what a treat. Very large selection of beers and wait staff has extensive knowledge. Can't go wrong here. Give it a try.

Thank John K
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Came with another couple for a birthday dinner. Everything we had was wonderful! Between us we had a burger, a steak, awesome drinks, and the most amazing sweet potato biscuits!

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Great service, educated server, Amazing wine options, great after work social experience. And even better food!

Thank Michele Z
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Weather being comfortable choice of outdoor dining is a mixed bag. Choosing Social was dead on. Mood lighting soft music, attentive server, light menu of health conscious chef. Perfect.. southern living..

Thank anthony d
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

My wife have been here 5 times and each time has been more spectacular than the last. No matter how busy, the professionalism, friendliness, service, & quality of product never suffer.

Thank Cortland M
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I had the fried tomatoes and crab nachos. The tomatoes were great but the nachos just okay. I was thinking "blue crab" but I think it was imitation crab as they use in sushi. They were not very tasty. Our server was hearing impaired and...More

Thank merrudy
Reviewed 12 December 2016

With the closing of Jolie's, and Marcello's not offering much in the way of gluten free that my wife's health requires, we were hoping to supplement our regular trips to Pamplona and Bon Temps when we are in Lafayette. Social exceeded our hopes and expectations...More

Thank smileyreb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3901 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-3809 (Formerly Canton City Inn)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-456-3274
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a hip, innovative place to enjoy locally sourced cuisine, hand-crafted specialty cocktails and real Southern hospitality.
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