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Bear's Resturaunt

128 W 21st Ave, Covington, LA 70433-3150
+1 985-892-2373
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast beef” (48 reviews)
“po boy” (81 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
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10:30 - 15:00All hours
128 W 21st Ave, Covington, LA 70433-3150
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Reviewed yesterday

You can't go wrong with any Po-Boy that you get at this place. You won't leave hungry after eating one of these New Orleans staples!

Thank Harper H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The BBQ Ferdie is the best thing I've ever eaten, but the BBQ Beef runs a close second. That line and wait ain't there because it's bad. You have to try it!!

Thank C C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building is a bit of a dive, but don't be misled. This poboy shop has some of the best poboys in the area. The dressed barbecue roast beef is amazing.

Thank danieljN1353OX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Po-Boys! The workers here are incredibly kind and provide the best service. If you're looking for a quick spot to eat, this isn't the place to go. Lines are incredibly long and usually the phone lines are in use. If your willing to fight...More

Thank Horselover2106
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

simply the best po-boys on the north shore. open for lunch only Tuesday thru Saturday. by all means, do not miss the roast beef with fixins. fried shrimp also superb. a real dive, hard to park at lunch hour, but worth the trouble.

Thank LloydCarolyn A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My meal was mouth watering and very filling. Large quantity. The atmosphere is very limited, but it's just a small undecorated place. I always get my order to go. When my family comes to town they like for us to pick up Bears. We get...More

Thank prwsekul
Reviewed 11 July 2017

no one in the world can beat these poboys. roastbeef,ham and swiss. wonderful. they call it a ferdie.

Thank barbie1437
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Bear's is by far one of the best places to get a po-boy. Whenever we have guests from out of town, it's the place we order from... BBQ beef, fried shrimp, or a Ferdie are our favorites. Of course, the hamburger on bun is also...More

Thank millertime2017
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great food , frienly staff. We eat there a couple times per month. Roast beef poboys are the best in the area.

Thank granny11_12
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Without a doubt the best roast beef poboys ever. The consistency and excellent personal service cannot be beat. Not many family businesses left, but I believe because the family works together, from cooking yep prep and presentation it the key to their success. When friends...More

1  Thank Joseph J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 W 21st Ave, Covington, LA 70433-3150
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 985-892-2373
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