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Sam's Southern Eatery

1324 N Market St, Shreveport, LA 71107-6556
+1 318-222-2012
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (26 reviews)
“jumbo shrimp” (7 reviews)
“dirty rice” (5 reviews)
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09:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
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1324 N Market St, Shreveport, LA 71107-6556
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went about 430PM for dinner....had no wait, no lines.... had dinner with brother and sister in law....we all had combo plates and drinks. Every plate had more food on it than ordered. took half of my plate to go. all for about 50 dollars.

Thank ss309556
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Good, simple food cooked well and served quickly. We were driving through on a road trip, stayed in Shreveport for a night. The hotel front desk said Sam's had "local food, good portions, great people." We were not disappointed. The Red beans and rice were...More

Thank Jeni B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Burgers, fish and a lot of other choices. The servings are huge. They have desserts that are always fresh.

Thank mshafer1957
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

At dinner here with my family. I had read the reviews and can say my experience was just as I read. The portions are huge, the value is good, and the staff is friendly. I ordered the catfish and it was some of the best...More

1  Thank Tim k
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered the six grilled jumbo shrimp with dirty rice. The friendliness & service of all the staff was excellent. The shrimp although a little on the small side were cooked to perfection and very tasty. The grilled vegetables mixed in with the shrimp were an...More

1  Thank GRofVA
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Food was great and very large portion ..my husband and I shared #34 plenty of food for both of us and we are big eaters..will definitely go again once in the area .We are from Florida

1  Thank 623srussell
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Looking for a local place....great hole in the wall. AND...here's a review as there hasn't been one in a while!! Walked in, and had no idea of what to get. But I will say, he told us everything was good. He was right. The fish...More

Thank MatthewBlase
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Food was very good and more than plenty to eat. Ended up taking enough home for another meal. Fried green tomatoes were good and crunchy but made with a different batter than corn meal but very good.

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The food was real good and reasonable price. Service was quick and friendly. Highly recommend the cole slaw.

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Took take out, fish and shrimp dinner more that I could finish, Very good, reasonably priced and friendly staff, Certainly a good and quick dinner.

1  Thank Fred K
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Debbie B
7 February 2017|
Response from Rene G | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they offer a gluten free menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1324 N Market St, Shreveport, LA 71107-6556
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Shreveport
  • Phone Number: +1 318-222-2012
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