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1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“banana split” (14 reviews)
“sundae” (24 reviews)
“ice cream” (73 reviews)
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06:30 - 22:00All hours
1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have frequented Borden's since my childhood. It has been refurbished since then, reflecting a 50s-style diner. It's a great place to take the whole family, and there is plenty on the menu to please everyone! Coloring pages to keep the kids busy, as well.

Thank KreyolQueen
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We went to Borden's thinking it was a sit down, full service ice cream parlor. It wasn't. You order at the counter, get served in styrofoam and find a place to sit. The ice cream was fine, though not exceptionally flavorful.

Thank CarrieJoie
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Three months ago I came back from a trip to Italy raving about their gelato. I'd never had anything like it here in the states so when I came home I wrote a TripAdvisor review lamenting that I had to leave gelato behind. The lucky...More

Thank needhamdave
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stop here a few times a year when we make shopping trips to Lafayette. The kids always gets ice cream cones and the wife and I always share the banana split! Everything is always great and the atmosphere is like an old ice cream...More

Thank groundskeeperllc
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Staff was wonderful and the servings were generous! Ice cream was a special treat. They also have nachos and hot dogs for a light snack. Old fashioned ice cream shop feel with kids movie on the tv.

Thank 128kodak
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Decor is retro, servers are friendly, ice cream portions are large, prices are reasonable - what is there not to like?

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 3 December 2016

we went to Borden's because it is the last standing Borden's ice cream parlor. The décor is old fashioned memorabilia and of course the hot fudge sundae with whipped cream and nuts is PHENOMINAL. Just as delicious as I remember from childhood. There is a...More

Thank rvpeggy63
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is place to go after having a great meal or you just want to go and enjoy the atmosphere. One of the locals favorite hangouts. The staff is great and very attentive. I will always come here when I visit my daughter from New...More

Thank Albert J
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Borden's in Lafayette, LA has stood the test of time!!! Generations have enjoyed the BEST ice cream in s family-friendly environment. My mother ate there and now it is a special treat for my grandchildren. Sooo what, you ask, is my favorite dessert?? A GOLDBRICK...More

Thank KKDomengeaux
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This spot has been in Lafayette for years and thanks to the Lerille family The Parlor is better than ever. A great place to stop after school or in the evening. Great spot for just getting together.

Thank Mark M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
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