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Maison Lacour French Restaurant

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11025 N Harrells Ferry Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816-8306
225-275-3755
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 6
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  • 6
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good spot for lunching ladies.

A Baton Rouge Classic, the food was very good and fairly priced expect about $25 per person for lunch including tip and you should be able to have a very nice lunch. The ambiance of this cute little house adds character to your meal. It's lovely. On the negative side, the house has been here for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

A Baton Rouge Classic, the food was very good and fairly priced expect about $25 per person for lunch including tip and you should be able to have a very nice lunch. The ambiance of this cute little house adds character to your meal. It's lovely. On the negative side, the house has been here for quite a while and... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

I have been aware of Maison Lacour for quite a while. Having always wanted to try it but never commiting to it, I was curious about the lunch menu and pricing. After looking at the website and realizing it is quite reasonably priced for a nicer lunch, my girlfriend and I decided to give it a shot. The service was... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

For our 46th wedding anniversary eve we wanted a quiet wonderful meal. Dinner at Maison Lacour was just what we wanted - a perfect meal in a wonderful setting. The shrimp ravioli appetizer was nothing less than exquisite. "John's Favorite" (a filet with Hollandaise sauce plus crab meat in a puff pastry) was as always just perfect. once again we... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We had a reservation and were seated very quickly. We were offered bread and water soon after we were seated---good mixed drinks followed. Appetizers of artichoke hearts and crab meat were very good and a solid hollandaise sauce. We ordered a rack of lamb and the duck breast. Each was good but both were over cooked---lamb was supposed to be... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

our small group enjoyed a very good lunch meal here in this converted old house. we dined in the small back room which held only three tables, making for a pleasant and quiet meal. the menu offers some classic french items, but does mix in local ingredients, such as gulf shrimp and marsh crawfish. everything that we had was prepared... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

From all the great reviews, I was very misled... I'm not sure if it is what we ordered or not...love the atmosphere...love the bread and love the salad...after that it was all downhill for my husband and I...my veal was dry, hardly any crab meat on top, the fish in the bag was oily and extremely fishy...they didn't have the... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

This small, secluded cottage has some of the most authentic French cuisine in Baton Rouge. Everything is prepared fresh and from scratch. The owner's wife actually IS French! She's a delightful lady! She will make honest recommendations regarding drinks, and entrees if asked. The prices are extremely reasonable. I took my wife for her birthday with some friends and we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The resturant is a cozy little cottage nestled in a park like setting with a mix of Parisian and Southern French style decoration. They offer traditional French cuisine with South Louisiana ingredients. I had a five-course meal with wine. The homemade French bread and Salmon Fume' (smoked salmon served with spicy cream sauce) is something you really should want to... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We have been dining at Maison La Cour since it first opened in 1986. In particular, we celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary there. We celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary there. And this year, we celebrated our 53rd anniversary there. We gave dined there on many other occasions too, but those are the highlights. The transition of the host/chef roles to... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Continental French gem hidden in suburban Baton Rouge. Service can be a bit uneven at times but the issues have been more due to communication than training. The menu is strong across the board is unique in the Baton Rouge area. The Hearts of Palm salad is simple but with great flavor. Escargots, Venison Sausage are great starters. Flounder in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11025 N Harrells Ferry Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816-8306
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: 225-275-3755

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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