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Address: Front Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457

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Can't visit Natchitoches without shopping the unique gift shops. Cane River Kitchenware has the best coffee and seasonings.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't visit Natchitoches without shopping the unique gift shops. Cane River Kitchenware has the best coffee and seasonings.

Thank Tommy P
Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found an antique shop that we love to go to called Tres Bien Antiques. And we always have to go to Cane River Kitchenware.

Thank itsmejr76
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved walking down this historical district and checking out the stores there. It was a very relaxing family time and we will definitely do it again.

Thank Ally O
san antonio texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went over the weekend with friends and happened to be there for the Meat Pie Festival. The historic shopping district was nice and many stores had lovely fall decor. Stopped in several shops during our 3 day visit. Like others have said, the stores do not stay open late, so if you see something you like, buy it! The shop... More 

Thank sanderson55
Poulsbo, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently walked thru the historic district. We stopped in a chocolate store where they sell edible arrangements and chocolate covered strawberries. We had some strawberries which were yummy. Saw one of the arrangements which was beautiful. The people at the store were very helpful and friendly.

Thank celested1016
Natchitoches, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Sadly for a town that thrives on tourism, it's ridiculous that ALL shops aren't open on Sundays and Holidays. It is gettinf a bit better but even when there are events going on, most shops close at 5 and never open on Sundays. Shopping tip: Check out our Stage Store on South Drive. Best one in the State. Very nice... More 

Thank bessbett
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

District is deceiving, few shops & even fewer open before 10 am or after 3 pm. Posted opening & closing times on establishments mean nothing. You would think stores would stay open late & be open on holiday weekend to make money from sales to tourist, not so. If you have a couple hours to kill good place to stop... More 

Thank Tyjak
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We love spending the night @ the Fairfield Inn and Suites when we travel from Pensacola to Dallas for a family visit. The downtown area is fun to visit with charming shops, bakeries, Southern food restaurants and informative locals. The town comes alive for the holidays (especially Christmas and the 4th of July). Parades, the river is decorated with lights... More 

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Bernice, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Loved all the stores. Tres Bien Antiques was a favorite and my husband loved the hardware store. Really unique finds at Lagniappe Craft Market. Good collectible and holiday knick knacks at Southern Necessities. Gifts Galore and More had a large variety of things to look at. Bought a signed Devotional from Plantation Treasures. The author did a book signing there.... More 

Thank lyd037
Stephenville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We just love this historic town. Shop are inviting with friendly employees. We typically just walk the area and go in and out of businesses. Parking on the main street is challenging but there is a parking lot just a couple of blocks away. There is variety of clothing, eating, and souvenir shops. The cane river runs along this area... More 

Thank Jeff S

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