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Mama's Oyster House


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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available

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Dill Pickle Spears
Lightly battered & fried to golden brown
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
Mama's own special recipe served w/ battered, fried bow-tie pasta
Crab Cakes
Homemade in our kitchen, served w/ homemade remoulade sauce
Marinated Crab Claws
Fresh louisiana blue crab claws marinated in our special recipe served w/ homemade remoulade sauce
Fried Crab Claws
Fresh louisiana blue crab claws lightly battered served w/ our homemade remoulade sauce
Fried Crawfish Tails
Lightly seasoned, battered & fried golden brown served w/ our homemade remoulade sauce
Fried Shrimp (6)
8 golden fried gulf shrimp
Fried Oysters (12)
Twelve golden fried oysters
Small Seafood Sampler
Three strips‏ of golden fried catfish, three fried gulf shrimp, three fried oysters(no substitutions)
Large Seafood Sampler
Six strips golden fried catfish, six fried gulf shrimp, six fried oysters, six fried crab claws(no substitutions)
Bowls served w/ french bread
Cup $4.95
Bowl $8.95
House salad $+2.79
Seafood Gumbo
Cup $4.95
Bowl $8.95
House salad $+2.79
Crawfish Etouffee
Cup $4.95
Bowl $8.95
House salad $+2.79
Shrimp & Corn Soup
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Cup of soup (your choice). Served on your choice of white or wheat bread & dressed w/ lettuce & tomato
Boiled or Fried Shrimp Salad
Fried Crawfish Salad
Blackened Chicken Salad
House Salad
Garden Salad
Caesar Salad
Caesar Salad Plus
Choice of one of the following:
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Blackened Ribeye
14 Oz. ribeye served w/ cajun mashed potatoes, steamed vegetables & French bread
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Broiled Snapper w/ Pontchartrain Sauce
10 oz.‏ filet of snapper covered w/ cream sauce loaded w/ crawfish tails, mushrooms & fresh lump crabmeat, served w/ cajun mashed potatoes, steamed veggies & French bread
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Crab Platter
Soft shell crab, (2) stuffed crabs, crab fingers, crab cakes, w/ French fries & hush puppies
1 $13.95
2 $16.95
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Soft Shell Crabs
with French fries, coleslaw & hush puppies
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Stuffed Crabs
(4) served w/ French fries, house salad & hush puppies
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Catfish Supreme Spicy
(2) Catfish filets fried golden brown, topped w/ Etouffee, served w/ French fries & hush puppies
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Fried Catfish
Generous serving w/ French fries, & coleslaw hush puppies
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Blackened Catfish Spicy
(2)filets served w/ boiled potatoes & corn
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Blackened Catfish Creole Spicy
(2) filets‏ topped w/ crawfish etouffee' served w/ boiled potatoes & corn
House salad a la carte $+2.25
Fried Frog Legs
(8) Served w/ French fries, coleslaw & hush puppies
Crawfish Fettuccine
Shrimp Fettuccine
Blackened Chicken Fettuccine
Bayou Fettuccine
Shrimp & crawfish
Blackened Shrimp w/ Angel Hair Pasta
Alfredo Fettuccine
Served w/ French fries
Fried Shrimp Po-Boy
Fried Oyster Po-Boy
Fried Catfish Po-Boy
Fried Crawfish Po-Boy
Blackened Tuna Salad
Fresh spinach leaves topped w/ blackened tuna, egg tomato, cucumbers, pecans & parmesan cheese
Garlic Pecan Shrimp
"4" fresh gulf shrimp sauteed in evoo, topped w/ minced garlic & green onion, served over whole wheat pasta
Wheat Pastas
Whole wheat pasta served w/ choice of: blackened chicken, shrimp, or crawfish fettuccine mix, topped w/ hot marinara sauce & parmesan cheese
Manures Wraps
Choice of whole wheat or spinach tortilla, w/ choice of chicken, grilled fish, blackened or grilled gator, or grilled shrimp
Blackened Chicken Dinner
Blackened chicken served w/ steamed vegetables & French bread
Boiled Crawfish
Raw Oysters on Half Shell
Grilled Oysters on Half Shell
Hush Puppies
French Fries
Cajun Mashed Potatoes
Steamed Veggies
Boiled Potatoes
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, 11 year old daughter, and I had dinner last night here. Our server was incredible! We ordered oysters for our appetizer - which were on point! We had a fried shrimp plate & a dish with catfish over pasta smothered in a crawfish...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ADNix
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It had been a couple of years since we ate at Mama's, but after this visit never again, it was that bad, food and service. Almost walked out when we had to wait, without acknowledgement to get seated. Had just discussed leaving when someone showed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Skeet H
Reviewed 11 January 2019

Donna and I went to Natchitoches for the Christmas lights and fireworks. We ate at Mama's and it was truly tasty and very satisfying. Highly recommend Mama's.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TexasJimNo1
Reviewed 10 December 2018

The fried shrimp salad which is brimming with shrimp on s large salad base. My husband ordered friend shrimp w/fries and he liked his too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Peggy R
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Cozy looking local restaurant drew us in. Charming inside and attentive wait staff. The food was bad for everyone in our party. Étouffée was the worst. Oysters bienville were rubbery and sent back. Fried shrimp were OK but way too much batter. Beer was cold,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marktB9123CA
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Nice wait staff but 2nd visit was a waste, if I had not been w coworkers I would have demanded refund. Fried bread their specialty, tonight for 30 minutes they had something with a piercing whine louder than anything in the restaurant. First trip was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank artsalfa
Reviewed 24 November 2018

We were there 11/20, a party of 4, one of whom was in a wheelchair. We followed in a party of 7, one in a wheelchair. There were 2 servers at the door - neither bothered to open the 2nd door to allow the wheelchairs...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Linda K
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We had drinks at the bar and thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere. The bartenders were fun to talk to and fixed great drinks. There was plenty of good food selections on the menu.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jeepdad1956
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Oysters were very good! The Cosmo cocktails I had were also very good. The lump crab cakes were not lump crab cakes. The frog legs were very good. Lots of breading in the crab cakes and stuffed crabs

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Faye M
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Recommended by the staff at our B&B and we enjoyed. Good food variety, great service and good daiquiris.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lisahJ4533TM
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