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Grapevine Cafe

211 Railroad Ave, Donaldsonville, LA 70346-2527
+1 225-473-8463
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
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211 Railroad Ave, Donaldsonville, LA 70346-2527
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not wanting fast food decided to try the local favorite. Arrived about 8 and restaurant fairly empty and seated quickly. Took a while before someone came and took drink order. Ordered drinks and the Portabella mushroom fries. Waitress arrived and ordered Grilled chicken salad and...More

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

It doesn't look like much from the outside - a converted storefront in the historic part of Donaldsonville - but on the inside, if you can get a reservation, incredible things are going on in the kitchen. When we went they were in the middle...More

Thank Grendyl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I lived locally, this would be my go to place for steak! I had the ribeye, it was cooked perfectly! It was juicy and tender. I also had the bread pudding, it is hands down, the best I have ever had! The staff was...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

My cousin (lives in Donaldsonville Louisiana) and I went to the Grapevine Cafe in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. This place was the best! We had a great waiter!!! Sweet tea was very, good. We shared a bowl of crab and shrimp corn bisque, it was delicious! Our...More

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This place hits all the right notes - excellent and creative food, attentive service, cool place in downtown Donaldsonville, atmosphere is lively & fun yet not too loud and doesn't compete with the atmosphere. When you walk in you feel old world charm imbued with...More

Thank RockinDoubleB
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by after a day at the motocross track. We chose to sit at the bar and eat our meal instead of waiting an hour for a table. It's Mother's Day weekend. We weren't really dressed for the restaurant but that didn't stop the servers...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Grapevine Cafe is a hidden gem in the heart of downtown Donaldsonville. I dined there on a Friday evening enjoyed a live band playing selections ranging from jazz to Cajun music during dinner. The fried green tomatoes on the menu were delicious and the crabmeat...More

Thank amlamb_1
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The atmosphere was good. The guy was singing and playing his guitar. Good entertainment if that what you like. The people were friendly.

Thank kbradley2016
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Staff was one top of everything, food was great ( maybe the most tender filet I've ever had ) my family is still talking about white chocolate bread pudding

Thank Brad T
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This was truly a wonderful restaurant. The service from the waitress Elizabeth was superb. Elizabeth was very helpful in answering questions. Food was absolutely delicious. The Crawfish Etouffee is my favorite dish. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Railroad Ave, Donaldsonville, LA 70346-2527
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Donaldsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 225-473-8463
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