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Papa's Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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Natchitoches, LA
+1 318-356-5850
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Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate on the Mama side-seafood. It was all fried. Service was good and the staff was very friendly. Really loud music from the bar area and I am too old to enjoy that but the food was fresh and reasonably priced.

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Thank kathleen g
New Orleans, Louisiana
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100 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch after arriving to the area. Although it's a clean & friendly place the food wasn't very good. We ordered a shrimp & a catfish po-boy. Fries seemed to have been cook a while prior & reheated. Although po-boys were Ok, they were not great. Lacking both in taste & quantity of meat on... More 

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Thank cbabin1119
Spring, Texas
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Was just walking up and down the street by the river and dropped in for a bite to eat. Great atmosphere and the food was good.

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Thank Tommy1of10
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Went in for blues band and drinks. Band was amazing. Server was very nice and was also our bartender but after ordering I was unsure. Didn't know what a Moscow was. "I can make a margarita " ladies ordered a chocolate martini which ended being 8 ounces of Bailey's

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Thank Ken M
City of Venice, Italy
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

"Creole toothpicks" battered thin strips of onion with mild jalapeños. Great appetizer. "Big C burger" very well prepared.

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Thank Lou M
Tallahassee, Florida
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I had steak with crawfish sauce on top. Excellant Service was good! Had entertainment the band was fabulous!! Hanna a local sings there. They were excellent ! Made super fun night!

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Thank jackslack4
Oakdale, Louisiana
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

After a disaster at Mama's place, we walked next door to Papa's place. We were told the same folks own both restaurants. We were greeted and seated quickly. Waitress was nice and friendly. We ordered the hamburger steaks. WOW! The biggest I have ever seen and was absolutely delicious. Drinks were refilled quickly. A great place to eat and if... More 

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Thank Jerry M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The food is excellent, I recommend the burger. Staff is friendly, but the location is small, as is almoat eveything on Front Street. Its a good place to go hang out with family or friends, enjoy good food, a drink, and just enjoy the area

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Thank Brandi R
Little Rock, Arkansas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

What a nice place to drop in after the car show , hot and hungry. The food was great, the beer was cold. Great service.

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Thank itsmejr76
West Monroe, Louisiana
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed all of our food. They have so much to choose from. Great family atmosphere. My husband and I ordered the seafood platter and the grandchildren ordered hamburgers. We all enjoyed it. Glad we found this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Natchitoches, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Natchitoches
  • Phone Number: +1 318-356-5850

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?