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Landing Restaurant

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530 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4629
318-352-1579
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 93
    Excellent
  • 75
    Very good
  • 34
    Average
  • 25
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

My family ate here while in town for a college function. The food and service were very good, however my bill was a little steep. Would recommend if your wallet has some extra cash in it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Trish1965
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Gonzales, Louisiana
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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Louisiana
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

The Landing is across Front Street from the Cain River in the heart of the historic district. The huge windows allow diners to see those strolling along the sidewalk with the River in the background. This large restaurant has ample seating away from the windows also. I had the yummy crab cakes over crawfish stew...wonderful! The are offered several ways.... More 

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Waco, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

While visiting Natchitoches we tried several restaurants. It's just about impossible to go wrong! However, we thought that The Landing was just a "cut above" the others eateries that we tried. We had two 12-year-olds, and every effort was made to accommodate them. (The chicken strips were reported to be the best!.) I had the very best gumbo that I've... More 

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Beaumont
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

asked bartender if upstairs was open for seating..she said yes...Posed same question to our table server..she said NO

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Gonzales, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

My family ate here while in town for a college function. The food and service were very good, however my bill was a little steep. Would recommend if your wallet has some extra cash in it.

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This place is great. They have authentic creole and Cajun food. They also have a reasonably priced lunch menu. It's right in front street located next to all of the local shopping. Pretty good food

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Service was great as was the food. We also bought 72 mini meat pies for our sons crew team. They were awesome and the bartender was super helpful.

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McKinney, Texas
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291 reviews 291 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Landing was recommended toe by the front desk clerk at my hotel. The location is awesome overlooking the river on Front Street. I had the alligator and chicken gumbo and it was tasty but not exceptional. The fried shrimp were good but the fries were so hard they were not edible. I will say the atmosphere was nice and... More 

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Waco, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This was the favorite of all five of our traveling group. We ate there twice in three days. One of us decided the Landing had "the best etouffe" she had ever eaten. Homemade blue cheese dressing was excellent, but I wish I had asked for it on the side. They smothered the salad. Desserts were delicious! I would go again!... More 

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Dallas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We had a large group dinner at the Landing. It went well for most. Disappointingly we were not offered the special drink of the evening (steel magnolia martini) which I would have loved if I knew about it. Apparently our waitress was in too much of a hurry to tell us, even though we asked if there were any drink... More 

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I love this restaurant. The food is great. I recommend that table by the window. Nice view of the street .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 530 Front St, Natchitoches, LA 71457-4629
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Natchitoches
  • Phone Number: 318-352-1579

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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