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5948 Highway 1 Byp, Natchitoches, LA 71457-2625
+1 318-357-1220
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“tilapia” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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4:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5948 Highway 1 Byp, Natchitoches, LA 71457-2625
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

We have visited Mariner's twice. Beautiful view, great service and to sit and look at the lake is incredible. Great salad bar and steaks.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed June 15, 2017

This place was recommended by a couple we had met while exploring the historic downtown area that had eaten there the night before. We decided to give it a try for our anniversary dinner. On arrival we could choose between deck or indoor dining. Inside...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Great atmosphere, especially at sunset. They serve great drinks and food (especially seafood) and the service is always topnotch

Thank EislerFan
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Service was slow but they were busy. Food was good. However, they overcooked me and my daughters steak. We sent them back and it took 15-20 minutes for them to recook. We ordered them medium rare and it does not take that long to cook...More

Thank Cajungyp
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

I was driving south on I-49 at about 2:30pm on a Sunday and wasn't sure what I would find open for lunch. I wanted something nice and I followed the billboards. The Mariner's is only about 5 minutes off I-49 with a great location on...More

Thank HPCBarnabas
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Good food/great service and beautiful view. Fisherman are not in prison but on the other side of the railing. Beautiful sunset!

Thank lindafosters
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Great view and good food! I had the salad bar which was excellent with a wide variety. My sisters had the fried shrimp which were large and very good and the crab cakes which were excellent! Thankfully they shared!

Thank NawlinsLady
Reviewed May 7, 2017

The atmosphere was very nice. Beautiful view. The food was great when it was finally served after an hour long wait.

Thank latorriaf
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the atmosphere and views--sunset over the lake was gorgeous. My son had the crawfish etouffee and said it was the best he's had. This is a terrific choice for a special dinner.

Thank D_SeymourMS
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

We visited this evening and had an absolutely fabulous meal. Each of us had a minor adjustment to the menu listing when we ordered, and everything came out exactly as we wanted. Service was very good. Much better than some of our favorite restaurants in...More

Thank Marmelade555
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5948 Highway 1 Byp, Natchitoches, LA 71457-2625
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Natchitoches
  • Phone Number: +1 318-357-1220
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