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2 Johns
2 Johns

2 Johns Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.2johnsrestaurant.com
  • Phone: (318) 841-5646
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
    Lunch: Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, French
  • Executive Chef: Joshua Wilkinson
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Entertainment: Live grand piano music Tuesday-Thursday 6:00pm - 10:00pm and Friday & Saturday 6:00pm - 11:00pm.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Railroad Tracks
  • Parking: Valet
A word from 2 Johns
2 Johns presents an elegant fine dining atmosphere with a dark cherry mahogany wood bar, outdoor patio, white tablecloth dining, nightly live grand piano music to set the mood, local artistry, USDA Prime steaks, and all the trimmings of an elegant restaurant. The signature dish is Steak Au Poivre, although the restaurant also features fresh seafood entrées, elaborate desserts, appetizers and several different salads. Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "This was the first time we had experienced dining at 2 Johns. We had heard a lot about the restaurant and the food. Everything we heard about the great food and service was correct. We were offered a place close to where the music was to be played and refused that offer. We received very good service up to the point where we wanted to pay our check. Getting the check was a little slow but we didn't mind. We were visited by a Manager and he was pleasant to talk to and recommended other menu items for us if we chose to return. We really enjoyed our dining experience at 2 Johns."
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "Microscopic goat cheese on salad overwhelmed by dressing. Special Chilean sea bass poorly presented, very thin cut and not flakey as described by waiter. Crab meat tasteless. Dish was cold. One guest sent his fishy salmon back. Cocktails were divine as was the crab au gratin."
    Dined on 8/19/2014
  • "Although the meals are a little pricey, this is one place you will get what you pay for. The food was excellent. There was a wide selection of seafood items as well."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "Food was decent but obscenely overpriced. $45 for a 4 X2 steak?"
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "It was great! I bought my boyfriend for his birthday and he loved it! Definitely coming back."
    Dined on 8/13/2014
  • "My husband and I always enjoy our evening at 2Johns!"
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "Great food and great service. Can't ask for anything more out of a restaurant"
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "We had a very enjoyable dinner. The service was excellent and the food was very good. We both had steaks and they were cooked perfectly. The sides we delicious (mac & cheese & scalloped potatoes). The portions were ample so we skipped dessert. They were very busy that night and we had to wait at the bar for 40 minutes, but the bartenders were very friendly and checked on our table status for us every ten minutes or so. They also gave me a mini wine lesson on a bottle of GREAT wine they suggested that was not on the wine list. That was an added treat and I discovered a new amazing wine! Overall, it was a lovely anniversary dinner! (P.S. they had a piano player in the bar and he was great!)"
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "My husband and I celebrated our one year anniversary. Made reservations online and was seated within minutes of our arrival. The staff were all very friendly and courteous. Our water glasses stayed filled and our table stayed neat and clutter free the entire time. The steaks were to die for! We were so please with the experience."
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "Food was marvelous: snapper and tuna. Could improve the crab cake with more crab and less frying. Frequent customer, John does a good job. Very noisy when full, hard to talk with table guests. So, just eat Excellent food selection and service."
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "Food was excellent. We had the same waitress as we had two weeks ago and she is great."
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "We love 2Johns. We love the food, atmosphere, and service. Everything on the menu is wonderful"
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "went there for my 10 year anniversary. the service was nice. the house wine i ordered was ok. food was good, except: i ordered Steak AU Poivre, one of my favorite dishes, however, when they served it, it was not sliced. i guess i need to request that next time, but at all restaurants i have ordered that before, it is always sever slice, and then in the kitchen, they drizzle the cognac/peppercorn/cream sauce. anyways, i will ask that next time. only real and legitimate complaint i can make about the restaurant was my wife;s dish. she ordered a chicken dish, and the spinach that came with it (WOW), seems they must have pored a pound of salt into the spinach while they were preparing it. i mean, it was saltier than sticking sea w"
    Dined on 8/7/2014
  • "We love 2-John's - the owner will always make it to your table and let YOU know our business is appreciated. We enjoy our visit with him. They have Large selection of fresh foods daily - I tried the shrimp and grits - the only problem, I wanted more- A delightful dish and makes you say mmmmmgood with each bite- my friend ordered crab meat baked to perfection and covered with a light wonderful cheese - WOW! Try the fresh chicken salad . Fresh soups served daily ! One note: We could not hear the music - I went to the bar to listen, he is wonderful! we may need to move our table - the waitstaff is the best in the country - WE Love Catherine! Treat yourself and have lunch at 2-John's - a very relaxed atmosphere is a big plus! - Marilyn Rech"
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "Best steak I have ever had and at age 74 I've had many. The shrimp were delicious. Excelent service."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "My wife and I went here for our anniversary and enjoyed our time but left not completely satisfied. Our appetizer was wonderful and our entrée was good, but could have been better if our steaks would have been prepared as ordered. We did not send the steaks back because we were somewhat in a hurry."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "Delicious food with extraordinary service. A dinner surprise for my wife's birthday. The busboy received a separate tip for his great attention to providing refills of water without being asked. Our waiter Robbie was excellent with recommendations and service."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "Wife and I had dinner here on a Friday night. Bar was great, food and service were even better."
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "2 Johns is simply excellent. We have been there maybe a dozen times now. It is in our top five spots to eat. We drive 50 miles each way to get there !! Love the bar and music !!! The food is consistently excellent. John, the owner, routinely stops to say high and will give interesting info on the food and food sources and availability as well as other info. It's a great personal touch that is rare. We look forward to our next visit !!!"
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "Very good food! The steaks were amazing and the service was impeccable."
    Dined on 7/16/2014
  • "Always awesome. Waitress Katharine and owner John are great."
    Dined on 7/15/2014
  • "My Husband and I went there for a date night. We arrived a little early and had a martinis and wine at the bar waiting for our table. The bartender was very courteous and answered all our questions on the drink specials. We especially liked listening to the live piano player. That is a very nice touch. Once seated our waiter Ron was fantastic! We started out with the calamari and for the main course both of us had steaks. It was so delicious! If you like wine they have an excellent selection to suit any pallet. We will definitely be returning!"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "The shrimp and grits is a must! Everything was delicious."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at 2 Johns. It was our first time to eat here and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The service was excellent. The food was amazing. The atmosphere was just right. We couldn't have asked for a better restaurant experience!"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Had a girls night out and we decided to try 2 Johns. I must say the food and service was good. I definitely recommend the spinach risotto. My favorite dish of the night. It is a bit pricey. I got the special and it was $63.00 and that threw me for a loop. Expect to spend about $85.00 per person if you order alcohol."
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "We arrived early for dinner with friends. We sat at the bar to relax and enjoy a drink. That's exactly what we did, unwind from the day. We really enjoyed visiting with the two bartenders ( sorry we didn't get their names). The owner was sitting at the bar enjoying a glass of wine with a friend also. From there we were seated and the evening only got better. Our server was an adorable lady that was very knowledgable. The food was fabulous and the restaurant is beautiful! We had a wonderful evening and look forward to our next visit."
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "One of the best restuarants I've ever eaten at with absolutely delicious food. The 24 oz cowboy cut ribeye is the best steak I've ever eaten and I've eaten a lot of steak. My wife and I go there about once a year for special occasions and always look forward to it. Ask for Greg, he is a top notch server. My wife and I just went this week and we will be back next year"
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "We are always welcomed always leave happy. The favorite restaurant of my wife and I! The calimari, the shrimp and grits, the steak au poive, the flourless chowcolate cake. The above is my favorite meal on the planet! Served with a great wine by Greg!"
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "The back room was great, secluded and quiet. Robbie gave us great service and got our menu modifications. Great filets, grits and fried green tomatoes are wonderful. Definitely one of our favorite places to eat."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "I was impressed by every aspect of this restaurant. I will definitely be back and recommend it to others."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "Try the trout - it is amazing. Catherine our server was very accomdating - and our service was 5-star. What a great restaurant for our area,"
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Wish there was more Reisling wine options! Food and service is always amazing! We go once a month!"
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "My wife and I had no ideal this restaurant would be so great. The food, service and the staff just wonderful. The steak was cooked to perfection, no sauce needed. The lighting and music just right for couples. A must for all couples, groups and individuals who want to be in the hot spot for Shreveport/ Bossier City. We enjoyed 2 Johns and you will too."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "The menu was rather small. No "classic" Louisiana food choices. Sea bass was great though. Worth the visit."
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "My husband and I really enjoyed our fish dinners, wild salmon and stripped bass. The waiter had excellent knowledge of the wines. The piano player was really enjoyable. Overall great service."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Our waiter Josh was awesome very friendly and nice! I give him a 10!"
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Very good venue for a private romantic special occasion. Food and service was outstanding. Felt it was a bit overpriced but considering the professionalism of the wait staff I'm sure they are well paid, as should be. We would go there again to celebrate an anniversary or other special event."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "My wife and I celebrated our 42nd Wedding Anniversary on Tues. June 17th, 2014. We started off with dinner at Two Johns and as we arrived we noticed that there was only one valet guy and he had just hopped in the car ahead of us and we assumed we would have to wait but instead he pulled up to allow us to park in the door way and came back to open the door for my wife. Nice touch! We were led to our table to find a dozen red roses and a bottle of champagne as requested. The crab cakes were fresh and hot. The ribeye and the fillet were awesome! The blackberry cobbler a la mode was very good as well. As we walked out to give our stub to the ballet guy he was driving up in my truck! Nice!"
    Dined on 6/17/2014
  • "The service was great. The owner called to confirm the reservation and answer any questions. This was our first time dining here. My in-laws were celebrating their 49th wedding anniversary. They enjoyed their meal. It was a good pick."
    Dined on 6/17/2014
  • "Wonderful selection of food. Very attentive service. Nice ambience with the piano music. Can't wait to go back!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014