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Log Cabin Mesquite Grill

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1906 Farmerville Highway, Ruston, LA 71270
318-255-8023
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A little bit of everything

Large menu a lot of tex - mex food. Good service. I have a trouble selecting something cause it is all good

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Gary P
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New Iberia, Louisiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We stop by here every time we go through! Absolutely love the ribs and my husband loves the center cut pork chops! All the employees are super nice too! Always a pleasant experience!

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My wife and I were passing through Ruston, I searched Tripadvisor ratings and selected the Log Cabin. Good choice!! There are so many options on the menu it was hard to decide, but we eventually both settled on burgers. I also had the loaded baked potato salad. Everything was excellent. Service was a bit slow at times, but the young... More 

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

Tomplatinum Thanks so much for choosing us thru trip advisor and we are so happy that you and your wife enjoyed everything. Our burgers are fresh hand pattied burgers that stand out with awesome flavor from our mesquite grill. We hope to see you again when you pass thru town. Thanks Johnny and Chris More 

Jackson, Mississippi
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

i have tried this restaurant several times during my business travels, but have never had a good meal there. I have tried different offerings on the menu to try to find something that i will like and not leave disappointed. However, this has not happened. I will not be going back.

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

DMR1229 I am very sorry to hear that you have not found anything on our menu that stood out to you. We have so many travelers that make this place like there home while in town for our service and food so I know we can do a good job. I would love for you to come back and check... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We waited to be seated in the front, stood by the store as few servers went by us.then seated received drinks, & given menus. I ordered from the American classic part of menu. The 1/2 smoked b.b.q. chicken dinner, baked potato, side salad. My husband order was brisquet poor boy. Server(Hannah) came back told me OUT OF CHICKEN FOR MY... More 

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

Carolinne C Thanks for choosing Log Cabin and I am sorry you were not satisfied with your meals that day. I know exactly what you are talking about when we ran out of chickens that day: we had a large order go out that wiped us out of chickens. We had more on the smoker but we try to cook... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The food was off the charts! You get plenty and the staff was very nice.... You have to try the baked potato salad and baked beans. I don't care for baked beans i loved theirs..

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

Brian F Thanks so much for the awesome compliments you gave us. Our staff does a great job and work hard trying to do the best job. I am glad you enjoyed everything and the beans and potato salad are a hit so glad you tried them and enjoyed it. We hope to see you again soon Thanks johnny and... More 

New Iberia, Louisiana
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Large menu a lot of tex - mex food. Good service. I have a trouble selecting something cause it is all good

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

Gary P Thank you for a great review as I think our tex-mex is a hidden secret here at the cabin. We try to put out the best quality of food with great service. Thanks again for you visit. Chris and Johnny More 

Pearland, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I came by about a month ago. I waited this long to write a review to make sure I still felt the same way as I did when I was there. I had an excellent experience. Upon entering, I saw the store on the right where I could have bought a number of items of food to take with me... More 

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

LynnHolleman Thank you so much for choosing the Cabin as I know there are so many different options out there. Olivia is a great server and been with me a while. I am sorry you did not like the potato salad as we are trying to be a little different with the loaded bake potato salad rather than the mustard... More 

Harrison, Tennessee
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Juarez chicken was awesome. Lot of food for the price. Great atmosphere and great selection in the market, like gator.

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

David M Thanks for coming to dine with us at the cabin as we really appreciate you choosing us. The juarez chicken is a huge hit and has a great combination of flavors on it. I am very happy you enjoyed it. Hope to see you again soon thanks johnny and Chris More 

West Monroe, Louisiana
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

College kids running the show. Food was tasty but half was cold. Service was ok. Bar was being used to count the till and put together silverware packs. Cook took a glass of Amber liquid from the bar back to the kitchen must have been thirsty!

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

RockinI52 Thanks for coming to log cabin for your lunch experience as i know and wish we could of meet your expectations more that we had. Yes we are majority college ran as that is the majority of the work force in Ruston and we have a great crew of college students. I was happy to hear the food was... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Every time I am in Louisiana, US I try a new place. The Log Canin has an extensive menu, some people in my party were happy, I thought my grilled chicken wrap was just average in a plate with no real presentation.

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Chris G, Owner at Log Cabin Mesquite Grill, responded to this review

Marios123123 Thanks so much for visiting us at Log Cabin while in the US. I am glad to hear that we pleased the people in your party and sorry that the cabin wrap lacked luster for you but it is a lunch menu item that we serve for dinner upon request. But we have many other options that will WOW... More 

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Additional Information about Log Cabin Mesquite Grill

Address: 1906 Farmerville Highway, Ruston, LA 71270
Phone Number: 318-255-8023
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Ruston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1906 Farmerville Highway, Ruston, LA 71270
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Ruston
  • Phone Number: 318-255-8023

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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