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La Provence Restaurant

25020 Highway 190, Lacombe, LA 70445-4513
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pate” (25 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
25020 Highway 190, Lacombe, LA 70445-4513
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant recently changed hands from John Besh to the new owner and this was our first time since the changeover. We were very much impressed. The menu has changed but in a very good way. The service was impressive, the food was great and...More

Thank Richards11570471
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

La Provence is a consistently wonderful restaurant in ambience, service and culinary artistry. It is no longer owned by John Besh and hasn't been for quite a few months now and people need to know that the new owners have taken this restaurant to a...More

1  Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Those in the know frequent La Provence. If you have not been here in a while, it's time to return. New ownership is excellent! From service to ambiance to the absolutely excellent cuisine we loved everything and will be back as soon as possible! The...More

1  Thank Charlie-Babka
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Excellent food!!! We have been here on a few occasions but it has been some time since we were last here. Chef Besh's reputation is sound with this restaurant. The comfort you feel when you first enter the doors is like being in the French...More

1  Thank Colonel60
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I can't think of any thing bad to say about this place, nothing. We were guests so I don't have the receipt to cheat from to list everything I had. My wife and I ordered from the brunch menu which was three courses and desert...More

Thank Pat P
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I had heard that Chef John Besh had sold La Provence but that it was still top notch, so I took the family to try it out. This could be a short review - it was simply fabulous! New owner and chef Eric Hunter has...More

1  Thank OsoGrandeBlanco
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I invited our friends to meet us for dinner. They are locals but have never dined at La Provence. Chef Eric Hunter you have out done yourself!! He sent out a really delicious appetizer scallop avocado. It was so delicious and had...More

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Amazing, fresh, delicious menu. Professional, cordial, efficient service. Nice wine list. Don't skip any course. Appetizers to die for. Main courses were amazing - we had pork chops, sword fish and filet mignon - all were fantastic. The ice cream was so good - watermelon...More

1  Thank JFP63
Reviewed 21 June 2017

You need to go to this restaurant. It is a gem, with locally-sourced foods in a beautiful setting, with owners Jennifer and Eric making you feel just like you were part of the family. And the food, I just can't describe how incredibly delicious from...More

4  Thank 3gooddogs
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The first thing you get when you sit down it their famous paté. Honestly, I could have just eaten the whole thing and been done. But no, this was Sunday brunch and three courses were to come. Garlic mussels were first, followed by Yard Egg...More

1  Thank ThePackedBag
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Jean C | Reviewed this property |
I agree, business casual is fine
Jeanine F
9 October 2016|
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Response from Jonathan J | Reviewed this property |
Most John Besh restaurants probably need a reservation. When I went here it was slow and they may have been having an odd day. The manager attempted to contact me over my review as I didn't rate them top notch. That said... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25020 Highway 190, Lacombe, LA 70445-4513
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lacombe
  • Phone Number: 8177272120
  • E-mail
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