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Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed March 16, 2020

Lunch for five was excellent. Very nice atmosphere. Large and varied menu. Very friendly and helpful server.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

Had the Ma Mama’s catfish on crawfish étouffée. The fish was outstanding with great taste and flaky crust. The crawfish étouffée was seasoned just right. It had enough heat, but was not overpowering.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed September 14, 2019 via mobile

We all had something with seafood and it was all delicious and well prepared. The stuffing was almost all seafood and the Redfish tasted fresh caught. Can't wait to go back.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

Everything was amazing! The homemade bread and fries were the best. Hot and fresh!!! 2 people had hamburger steak. I had the fried shrimp pobou on thier homemade bread, my hubby had chicken fried steak, one had fried crawfish salad, and one had grilled chicken...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Food is very good and fresh in an intimate environment, make sure to ask about the assortment of cakes that are made on premise, it's worth the calories. To me one of the best, if not the best restaurant in town.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

One of the secrets that New Roads keeps is how great this restaurant is. Baton Rouge really isn’t that far away but it’s mainly the people who live out here who know about it. The service was great the food is outstanding and the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

We went here with another couple. This was about the fourth time I’ve been here and I enjoyed every meal. We started of the night with some really nice cocktails, I had a Manhattan and my wife had a Blueberry Martini, both were delicious. For...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Heard great things about Ma Mamas, was so excited to eat there. Atmosphere was very cute upon entering with our small family. Waitress was rude. Never refilled our waters or asked us about more drinks. All the food came out at once, apps, salad, every...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The shrimptini appetizer was delicious. Enjoyed the Italian lasagna and saved room for the chocolate chip cheesecake with brownie bottom and amaretto cream. So good!

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed August 24, 2018

this little place is easy to miss but is located right along hwy. one. It has really good food and an attentive staff.

Date of visit: August 2018
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