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Big John's Steak and Seafood

112 Cottonland St, Rayville, LA 71269-5584
+1 318-728-2177
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (5 reviews)
“catfish” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
112 Cottonland St, Rayville, LA 71269-5584
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the lunch buffet here with all the home cooking you need. just like grandma made. Just wished they had dinner buffet.

Thank latechgirl13
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Stayed next door at hotel,so walked over for supper.The buffet had steak, seafood,and salad bar,not bad for $16.00!

Thank Robert H
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

They offer a great selection of home cooked meals on the buffet and friendly service. Easy to access from interstate and has a hotel nearby if you are traveling.

Thank jwoods115
Reviewed August 1, 2017

I love eating here the food is always good. It is very rare that the food is not good. There is always something good to eat. Customer service is good as well.

Thank carrilnj
Reviewed July 17, 2017

we stopped on sat evening 7-14-17 We were not sure about based on looks outside and not a classy place inside. But the food was excellent. I had the buffet. variety of shrimp and the catfish was delicious ( breading has a little spice). Shrimp...More

Thank eichen47
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We were looking for a good meal on our way home from West Louisiana. For the price of a steak, we got just about anything seafood you could want, steak, and a number of other outstanding and unique choices. Everything I tasted was outstanding. The...More

1  Thank decoho
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Stopped on the way home after a trip to see relatives in Mississippi and decided to try this place instead of the fast food options. It was after 1 PM on a Sunday, so we just missed the Sunday lunch crowd. We saw there was...More

Thank Wallace R
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Fried everything; batter lacked proper seasoning. Wasn't impressed. Could definitely use an updated menu.

Thank Beth W
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Big John's has one of the best lunch buffets around, and has a fine seafood buffet on weekends! Also, very good hamburgers, decent steaks and fresh seafood on the menu.

Thank flaing
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Fresh seafood and catfish was awesome! Our waitress was super friendly and attentive! Just DON'T stay next door at the Super 8 Motel!

Thank Denise D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Cottonland St, Rayville, LA 71269-5584
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Rayville
  • Phone Number: +1 318-728-2177
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