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202 South 6th St.,
Monroe, LA 71201

Property Description

Since 1984, the Traylor family has been serving home-cooked food to the locals in the downtown area, in an historic building from the early 1900's. Famous for their chicken and dumplings, burgers, and red beans, rice, and sausage, they serve up daily lunch specials for under $9.00. Grill items include hamburgers, poboys, grilled chicken sandwiches and chef salads. Breakfast is served 'short-order' style until 10am daily. Come see our amazing collection of Coca-cola and railroad memoriabilia! 


From I-20 east, take Hall St. exit five blocks north, right on Harrison to the stop sign. Restaurant on the right corner. From I-20 west, take Civic Center exit north to the light, left on Wood St. for one block, then right on S. 6th. Restaurant is two blocks north on the left.

Cuisine Served
  • American
  • Soul Food
Dining Type
  • Breakfast Place
  • Casual Dining
  • Family Style Dining
  • Group Discount
  • Student Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
General Information
  • Dates closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Labor Day
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Meals Served
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Personal Checks
  • Visa
Restaurant Features
  • Buffet
  • Catering
  • Free Parking
  • High Chairs Available
  • No Alcohol Served
  • Seating Capacity: 200
  • Street Parking
  • Take Out Available
Sample Menu Items
  • Menu Item 1: Chicken and Dumplings
  • Menu Item 2: Red Beans, Rice and Sausage
  • Menu Item 3: Purple hull peas
  • Menu Item 4: Turnip greens
  • Menu Item 5: Fried hot-water cornbread
  • Menu Item 6: Peach cobbler