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Dwyer's Cafe

323 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7011
+1 337-235-9364
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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323 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7011
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Excellent cajun restaurant located on main street down town Lafayette. Some of the best plate lunches in Lafayette.

Thank Joe c
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The best home cooking on the planet, I am serious!!! We love our food here in south Louisiana, and Dwyers has been the answer for a very very long time. I feel like I am in Grandma's kitchen, so delicious and so much food for...More

Thank southerngirl101
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I can't say enough good things about this cafe! It is in the middle of historic Lafayette and has plenty of parking. You get a warm reception when you walk in the front door and immediate service when you sit down. Our waiter (I wish...More

Thank Mamsx5
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Loved visiting Dwyers for lunch during the week. Awesome Plate Lunches. You actually create your own meal from the suggestions on the serving line. So much food! An adult can actually get a kids plate and have plenty to eat! Service is always so quick...More

Thank mommaleenie2015
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Waitress messed up two out of four orders. Had one order remade, but did nothing about the second one.

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

One of the top places for lunch (and breakfast) in Lafayette. Nice service. Great price. Well cooked food.

Thank Arthur M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This restaurant has been around for a long time for breakfast and lunch. The food is so good and the servings will definitely fill you up. I've never had a bad meal at Dwyers.

Thank Bently S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a very old establishment in Lafayette & the locals know where its at. The Service and food is always good. My wife & I usually go for breakfast on the weekend. Their plate lunches are very good as well. If you want a...More

Thank og41462
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Went here on advice from a friend, won't take their advice again. Dwyer's is a buffet restaurant. Choice of large or small plate. Choice of one meat item and 3 sides. I had the fried chicken. All the sides were the same color and were...More

Thank colinc292
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Really good food, a true southern experience. Friendly competent staff, see the same faces over and over. The food is really good, Breakfast and plate lunches are genuine. Clean, busy and a mixed bag of people, real Lafayette. Be prepared for a wait on the...More

Thank Dozier L
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21 July 2015|
Response from Okiefoodjunkie | Reviewed this property |
Your question should be directed to Dwyers. I wrote a review on diner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7011
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-235-9364
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