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Chester's Cypress Inn

1995 Louisiana 20, Donner, LA
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Feb 2017
“Take it or leave it”
18 Feb 2015
“If the Colonel had our recipe, he would be a general!”
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American, Seafood
1995 Louisiana 20, Donner, LA
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I have read, for many years, that this was one of THE best places to get fried chicken. My hubby was having a craving for it so we decided to try it. It was about 6:30 on a Sunday night. Only three cars in the...More

Thank latink
Reviewed 18 February 2015

With a slogan like that, you know it is good! This restaurant is an icon in this area. Though it was not originally off the beaten path, now that the new highway is built, it is a little bit off of it now. However, it...More

Thank Teeleah
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Nothing fancy smancy at Chester's Cypress Inn. Opened in 1939, Chester's is still up and running. Decor may just be the same as the day they opened the doors way back when. Wallpaper is peeling off the walls but we found that just added to...More

Thank K F
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Located between Thibodaux and Morgan City in Donner, Louisiana, Chester's is an institution. It has not changed much, nor should it, since it opened in the 1930's. It makes the best fried chicken I've ever eaten. As a drawing on the wall says, "If the...More

1  Thank Max19481951
Reviewed 24 October 2012

chesters is somewhere my family goes all the time for good old fashioned cookin! it is delicious and a great place for family

Thank Shelbie S
Reviewed 19 October 2012

The menu hasn't changed much in about 50 years from what I understand. Fried Chicken, Fried Fish, Fried, Frog Legs, Fried Shrimp. Vegetables include French Fries, and Fried Onion Rings. Can you spot a recurring theme? All of this nutrition served on paper plates in...More

Thank JJtraveler65
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  • Address: 1995 Louisiana 20, Donner, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Donner
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