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Papa's Bar & Grill

Natchitoches, LA
(318)356-5850
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Ranked #28 of 58 Restaurants in Natchitoches
Most recent review
- Aug 24, 2014
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Gonzales, Louisiana
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We have visited this restaurant several times when in town. The food is good, the service is below average. We have had to wait for our food way to long and our waitress rarely checks on the tables.

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White Springs, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My husband and I visit natchitoches every once in a while and decided to try papa's this trip. I ordered two appetizers, creole fries and mini meat pies, and my husband ordered the inferno burger. I asked for the creole fries to come out first as I was going to have my mini meat pies as my entree. It was... More

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Arkansas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I ate the mini meat pies, and they were delicious! It's a casual bar and grill... fun atmosphere on the river.

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

You will receive lots of food with your order. Every thing was fried! So it was quite filling. Good service. Cute place.

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DeRidder, Louisiana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

My family visited Papa's Bar and Grill on a Saturday afternoon, shortly after the noon hour. It was busy for the time of day, but there were still several empty tables. Our waitress arrived promptly, taking our drink orders and providing menus. We did not order appetizers, but went straight to the entrees. My daughter ordered the chicken tender appetizer... More

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Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

A quaint place on brick front row in Natchitoches, LA that would put the V in vacation, in the oldest historical town of LA. We ordered shrimp and fries and tea on a sunny afternoon, very pleasant place, home-townish flair with great conversation at a great price...beat one of the big city seafood restaurants anytime. Shrimp was fried...not greasy...fries crisp... More

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Freeport, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

They're connected to the adjacent restaurant "Mama's" but the food is not as good. I had the very forgettable Cajon Roast Beef Po Boy. The Caesar burger sounds good but actually not so much.

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West Monroe, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The fried fish and oysters were excellent. It is not often that I find a restaurant which fries fish and oysters with just the right coating of cornmeal (no heavy batter), the correct seasoning, and having a crispness on the outside while remaining soft on the inside. Some of the best fish and oysters that I have ever had. Service... More

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

This place is not good. It was recommended by a shop worker who must have been affiliated with the place. The food had absolutely no flavor, neither the crawfish pasta (the crawfish were chewy) or the tuna steak. I would highly recommend NOT going here.

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Gainesville, Florida
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126 reviews 126 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My wife and I visited Natchitoches (Nack-a-dish) Louisiana today and walked around town taking in the sights of this beautiful city along the historic Red River. It got to be around lunch time so we started looking for a place to eat. We looked at the menu in the window of Papa's Bar and Grill and it looked good so... More

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