Barksdale AFB Community

Home
//
Barksdale AFB
//
Community
//
23 of the Best Barksdale AFB Restaurants (2021 Edition)
23 of the Best Barksdale AFB Restaurants23 of the Best Barksdale AFB Restaurants

23 of the Best Barksdale AFB Restaurants (2021 Edition)

Introduction

Welcome to Barksdale AFB! This award-winning base is located in Bossier City in the great state of Louisiana. Barksdale AFB is about a 25-minute drive into the city of Shreveport, a two and half hour drive to Dallas, Texas, and a three-hour drive to Jackson, Mississippi. Dating back to the 1930s, Barksdale AFB has 6,510 active duty and reservists, 4,880 family members, 2,420 civilians, and 40,000 retirees. With that many people around, you are bound to get some insider information on the best restaurants to dine in and around Barksdale AFB. But to help get you started, below is a list of food spots in the area.

Maybe you already know what kind of food you’re in the mood for. If so, click any of the links below to go straight to the information. Because of coronavirus restrictions, it is best to call ahead to confirm restaurant hours before you go.

(1-3) American Restaurants on Barksdale AFB
(4) Fast Food on Barksdale AFB
(5-8) Food Court Restaurants on Barksdale AFB
(9) Barbeque Joints Near Barksdale AFB
(10-13) Mexican Restaurants Near Barksdale AFB
(14-15) Seafood Restaurants Near Barksdale AFB
(16-17) Creole Restaurants Near Barksdale AFB
(18-21) American Restaurants Near Barksdale AFB
(22-23) Asian Restaurants Near Barksdale AFB

Suggested Read: Barksdale Air Force Base: In-Depth Welcome Center

Barksdale AFB Restaurants

On Barksdale AFB, there is a variety of quick eats.

American Cuisine

1. Flight Kitchen

105 Lindbergh Rd.
Bldg. 6402
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 456-8167

The Flight Kitchen serves a daily menu of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options each weekday.

2. Source Cafe

104 Lindebergh Road
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 456-5985

The Source Cafe has fresh sandwich and salad options, as well as burgers, wings, crispy chicken and healthy wraps. The Source serves breakfast Monday through Friday

3. Red River Dining Facility (DFAC)

331 Curtis Road
Bldg. 4631
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 456-8068

At the Red River Dining Facility, a soup and salad bar are available daily. Additionally, there is a pizza station and deli bar.

Fast Food

4. Charley’s Grilled Subs

Curtiss Rd.
Bldg. 4711
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 746-2603

Barksdale AFB BX Food Court

Barksdale AFB BX Food Court

5. Smoothie King

455 Curtiss Road
Bldg 4711.
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 741-2335

6. Subway

455 Curtiss Road
Bldg. 4711
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 742-5445

7. Taco Bell

455 Curtiss Road
Bldg. 4711
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 746-2603

8. Starbucks

455 Curtiss Road
Bldg. 4711
Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Phone: 1 (318) 742-7698

Restaurants In Bossier City, LA

There’s plenty to do around Barksdale AFB, especially in the nearby city of Bossier City. While you are off base exploring, make sure to keep an eye out for good eats in the area. These locations below include some of the most popular options in Bossier City and Shreveport, and surrounding areas.

Bodacious Bar-B-Q, Bossier City, LA

Barbecue Joints

9. Bodacious Bar-B-Q

4706 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 741-0778

Along with classic barbecue dishes, Bodacious Bar-B-Q is also serving up specialty dishes that fuse creole favorites and barbecue flavors, such as their brisket po’boy or their beignet fries and ice cream dessert.

Mexican Cuisine in Bossier City, LA

Mexican Cuisine

10. Taqueria San Miguel

4100 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 584-7170

Swing by Taqueria San Miguel on Tuesdays for their “Taco Tuesday” special: 4 tacos for only $7.50.

11. El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant

3500 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 747-2348

El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant has fantastic lunch specials and live music every other weekend (Friday and Saturday nights).

12. Taqueria Bazzar Mexicano

1352 Airline Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 742-3700

Taqueria Bazzar Mexicano offers up delicious Mexican dishes, including traditional soups and pupusas.

13. Nicky’s Mexican Restaurant

1400 Airline Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71111
Phone: 1 (318) 746-8811

Nicky’s Mexican Restaurant has an extensive menu with everything you could hope to find at a Mexican restaurant and all for affordable prices. Make sure to try their stuffed avocado or their crawfish enchiladas if you’re feeling adventurous.

Seafood Cuisine in Bossier City, LA

Seafood Cuisine

14. Shane’s Seafood & BBQ

4726 E Texas St.
Bossier City, LA 71111
Phone: 1 (318) 742-8112

Can’t decide between barbecue or seafood? Swing by Shane’s Seafood & BBQ and enjoy the best of both worlds.

15. Kim’s Seafood & Po-Boy Bossier

901 Benton Rd #E
Bossier City, LA 71111
Phone: 1 (318)752-2425

Kim’s Seafood & Po-Boy Bossier has all the seafood staples: popcorn shrimp, fried catfish, oysters, and more. However, they also have a few surprises for patrons wanting to try something new, such as crawfish eggrolls or shrimp and crawfish fried rice.

Creole Cuisine in Bossier City, LA

Creole Cuisine

16. Gumbo to Geaux

4100 Barksdale Blvd.
Suite 112
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 741-1901

As the name suggests, Gumbo to Geaux provides patrons with some of the best gumbos in town, as well as delicious étouffées and jambalayas.

Shreveport

17. Bayou Deli & Casserole Shop

637 E. Kings Hwy.
Shreveport, LA 71105
Phone: 1 (318) 754-4009

Bayou Deli & Casserole Shop has hot and cold sandwiches, including traditional options like the Reuben and not-so-traditional options like their Gator Po’Boy. They also have take-and-bake casseroles you can purchase and throw in the oven for a delicious, last-minute family meal.

American Cuisine in Bossier City, LA

American Cuisine

18. Fat Tuesday’s Sandwich Shop and Bakery

1201 Shady Grove Dr.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 734-0299

Look no further than Fat Tuesday’s Sandwich Shop and Bakery if you’re in the mood for fresh, classic Louisiana po’boys.

19. Cafe USA

3380 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 742-9600

Cafe USA provides a cozy diner atmosphere and serves up comfort food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

20. Patty Shack

2826 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 459-7794

Patty Shack is the place to visit when you’re craving burgers, hotdogs, chili-cheese fries, and other classics.

21. Griff’s Hamburgers

2920 Old Minden Rd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 747-5990

Griff’s Hamburgers took its cues from classic American diners and promises patrons delicious hamburgers, fries, and milkshakes. If you’re feeling especially hungry, make sure to try one of their “Giant Burgers.”

Asian Cuisine in Bossier City, LA

Asian Cuisine

22. Spicy Bowl

3416 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 584-7034

If you’re in the mood for fresh sushi, Spicy Bowl has a wide variety of sushi rolls and nigiri options.

23. Lemongrass Asian Fusion Cuisine

3244 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112
Phone: 1 (318) 550-5698

Lemongrass Asian Fusion Cuisine offers a variety Vietnamese, Thai, and Chinese dishes.

Conclusion

These restaurants in and around Barksdale AFB certainly don’t represent everything in the area, but hopefully this list will give you a great place to start as you seek to satisfy your breakfast, lunch, and dinner cravings.

 

 

Related Posts
Columbus AFB Schools: Daycare - High SchoolColumbus AFB Schools: Daycare - High School
Introduction  Welcome to Columbus AFB located in Lowndes County, Mississippi. Moving to a new area can be overwhelming,…
Tinker Air Force Base: In-Depth Welcome CenterTinker Air Force Base: In-Depth Welcome Center
Introduction Welcome to Tinker Air Force Base, located in Midwest City, a suburb in the Oklahoma City Metropolitan…
22 of the Best Westover ARB Restaurants22 of the Best Westover ARB Restaurants
Introduction New England cuisine aims to please with iconic favorites and fresh seafood dishes. Whatever food you’re into,…