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Mama's Oyster House

608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
+1 318-356-7874
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (51 reviews)
“fried catfish” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
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1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love fried oysters and this place has them! Wonderful salads. Best place for seafood in Natchitoches.

Thank tauntetootie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love their food always seasoned very good. I don’t have a favorite...everything is really good here. Will eat here continuous.

Thank brenupsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived in town in time for lunch. We found this local spot as we walked the main street. The place was not busy but it was active. Our server was friendly and made great recommendations. Definitely try the crawfish tails. The Gumbo was fantastic and...More

Thank RdTripper_USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and musicians. Food not really up to par. When you are from NOLA there is always a high bar expected. Blackened chicken pasta was very tasteless. When fried oyster plate taste like chalk there is a problem. Spinach and artichoke dip very...More

Thank 977Linda312
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was ok. My son loved it. We shared a seafood plate. They forgot my crab claws. The waitress was nice and went and got hot crab claws. Was kind of pricey.

Thank Crystal J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for lunch. Should have left after oysters on the half shell came out. Most were only slightly larger than a raisin, and as chewey as a pencil ereaser. The fried oysters in the poboy might have been oyster pieces, but did have an...More

Thank randy p
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We recently visited Mama's in Nachitoches. I ordered blackened catfish, my wife ordered a chicken salad sandwich. We both had soup (excellent). We waited 45 minutes for the food to arrive. Soup came and then her sandwich. No catfish. The waitress made some excuse about...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Had the raw oysters - were ok, blackened cat fish - very good. The service was excellent, very friendly.

Thank mcharles0809
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Mama's Oyster House was recommended to us by our hotel. It has a great location on the riverfront, lots of atmosphere, and an extensive, tempting menu for Cajun food fans. Unfortunately, the food, though priced reasonably, didn't match our expectations. The blackened alligator appetizer was...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Today, September 27, 2017 I traveled to to Natchitoches and ventured out to explore. I visited a restaurant called Mama's Oyster House. Cory, the waitress, was very charming and mature far beyond her apparent youth. She knows customer service. I ordered an appetizer called pickle...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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