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517 N. New Hampshire, Covington, LA
(985) 892-4992
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
THAT HOME-MADE BREAD

Located in the old depot, this place has great lunch -- home-made bread, soups, salads--DELICIOUS! And locally owned,not a big chain. Owners always around. Night time--great little bar and wonderful, romantic place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Located in the old depot, this place has great lunch -- home-made bread, soups, salads--DELICIOUS! And locally owned,not a big chain. Owners always around. Night time--great little bar and wonderful, romantic place.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Fabulous food, casual.....would definitely recommend! Reservations a good idea... Service was slow but worth the wait!

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Madisonville, Louisiana
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95 reviews 95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This is a great little place that is chef owned with the chef in the kitchen. It is an old railroad warehouse. It still has the old loading doors. They use fresh local ingredients and use inventive techniques when putting it together. Last time we went we had a stuffed flounder that was set on top of little red potatoes... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The service is timely, the house side salad is delicious and the shrimp and grits was the best I've ever had. Lola's is a must if you come to Covington.

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Lafayette, LA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My wife and I were visiting Covfington and found LOLA online...the first thing I was told: "we no longer use the menu online", so I had shrimp and scallops at this really cool restored railroad depot. The seafood is fresh and the wine list was good. The waitstaff was average and the food I had was OK, but $30 for... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Great food, nice atmosphere, fair prices....and walking distance to some good bars. Great spot for date night!

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Mississippi
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82 reviews 82 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The crab and asparagus soup was as good as it gets. The Depot chicken sandwich with red cabbage and homemade pickles was so good too. It's a must lunch stop in Covington.

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Abita Springs
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I love this place for lunch, the sandwiches are amazing and so fresh. The dinner atmosphere is totally different and the cost is increased proportionately. We love coming here with friends or on a dinner date. Can't say enough great things about this restaurant, just top of the list good.

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Covington, Louisiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Lunch or dinner, always A+. Mondays they have some of the best red beans and rice on the planet! Top off your meal with one of their house baked cakes!

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new orleans
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Had reservations at restaurant at 6:15 on a Saturday evening. When we arrived we were seated immediately and were offered cocktails and appetizers. Tables are very close together. We ordered after 15 minutes, drank our cocktails, ate our appetizer, order more cocktails, drank those, ordered again.....cocktails, now it is 7:15p.m. still no dinner. We waited, and waited. The restaurant was... More 

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Address: 517 N. New Hampshire, Covington, LA
Phone Number: (985) 892-4992
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington

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  • Address: 517 N. New Hampshire, Covington, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: (985) 892-4992

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