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Mama's Oyster House

608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
+1 318-356-7874
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (52 reviews)
“fried catfish” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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608 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4630
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Reviewed 31 May 2012

Went on a Tuesday around 3pm. The restaurant was kept dark, a nice change from the hot sun outside. I'd ordered the shrimp and corn soup for an appetizer, the 'spicy' blackened catfish topped with crawfish etouffee for my entree. The soup was very flavorful...More

Thank riroon13
Reviewed 8 May 2012

We were two couples. One person had crawfish & catfish, One had Shrimp and catfish. One had the catfish plate. The batter on all of this was very good, the service was good. Unfortunately my wife ordered the spicy cold shrimp plate and boiled potato....More

Thank danielr
Reviewed 7 May 2012

The service was excellent the food glorious we had the seafood sampler and a great cheese cake for desert

1  Thank Sue W
Reviewed 23 March 2012

My husband had the crab platter and I had the snapper with shrimp and mushroom topping. The food was delicious and there was more than enough. The drinks were also good--the jumbos are served in large plastic cups that cost $7.00, but they are "jumbo,"...More

Thank Lynda442
Reviewed 20 March 2012

Everyone, from age 6 to 70, enjoyed the experience. Although the atmosphere was more bar than restaurant, the food was delicious. No complaints!

Thank Lalo_de_Mexico
Reviewed 18 March 2012

I have tried almost every place, but I find myself wanting to go back here every time I return to Natchitoches. Try their mash potatoes - to die for! It is really a seafood lovers dream. My friend had the chicken wrap - yuck. Go...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 4 March 2012

Absolutely awesome! We ate here twice in one day! Everything was excellent. The atmosphere was pleasant and relaxed. Highly recommend this place. The oysters were fantastic and the crawfish was great. Hush puppies awesome too. I had the blackened alligator wrap for a healthy choice...More

Thank smith3825
Reviewed 21 January 2012

My hubby really wanted to come here and I was hesitant. I had heard from a friend of my husbands they had run out of oysters once & the reviews are not so hot for this place. After visiting I have to say I don't...More

Thank KatSmart22
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Great bar and grill - seafood is good here! A must try if you go to Natchitoches!

Thank Ginningcotton
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Shared a seafood platter and watched football. Great atmosphere

Thank Jen J
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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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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