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Mama's Oyster House

) #6 of 56 Restaurants in Natchitoches ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
+1 318-356-7874
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (44 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
“fried catfish” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
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Reviews (272)
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51 - 60 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great service and great food. The food portions are plenty big. Not too expensive to eat there. Look forward to going there every year.

1  Thank itsmejr76
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Food was decent, service was ok, but the help we got from management & the owners when my friends $700 iphone was left on the table was absolutely terrible! We got up to use the restroom and the phone was gone when you came out....More

1  Thank hsmith2005
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Visited Mama's during the Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival. The restaurant was crowded but did not affect the service at all. Great staff, fast service and excellent food! We had a fried shrimp platter and catfish with cream sauce over pasta (Cannot remember the name) and...More

1  Thank Ben J
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Friday evening full house and we had wonderful fried catfish (crispy and light not greasy) and enormous fried shrimp, served with Cole Slaw, hush puppies, and curved fries. Top it off with ice tea, a friendly atmosphere, and excellent wait staff to make it a...More

Thank Nuthead
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Came here for dinner, the seafood dip was delicious. Tried fried crawfish/gator/frog legs for the first time so I can't compare it to anywhere else. Service was good.

1  Thank Courtney H
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The lunch menu wasn't very large, but tried the seafood gumbo and chicken salad sandwich. Took a very long time for the food to arrive, and I have to say it was not the best gumbo (about 3 shrimp and one oyster with lots of...More

Thank Peaches6365
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here after a long day of shopping. We had a great appetizer and great beer! There were several large TV screens for watching football!

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Visited for dinner after dropping off son for college at Northwestern State. Service was very good. Nice place to go to see any sporting event. Saw Olympics and Saints game at the same time thanks to our accommodating waitress. Food was just ok - we...More

Thank regrider
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Slow service, seafood sampler and fried shrimp plates were luke warm to cold. Everything coated in massive amounts of corn meal to make everything look bigger. Once meal was served our server was history so we gave up and ate what we could. Hotel even...More

Thank MRHoegee
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Melt in your mouth gifts from the sea. This was the beginning of a progressive dinner through Natchitoches' historic district and it started the night off right. Oysters and adult beverages.

Thank Queenlala1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Natchitoches
  • Phone Number: +1 318-356-7874
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