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Dakota

629 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-8961
+1 985-892-3712
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice soup” (24 reviews)
“crab” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
629 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-8961
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Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Chef Paul was fantastic! I drove all the way from galveston Texas just to eat at the dakota restaurant because of my last experience. And it was without a doubt worth the drive. I am very picky and demand great service. Chef paul made me...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We were travelling from Montreal to Covington and stop for dinner to Dakota restaurant .Oysters with truffle parmesan, crabmeat on surprising brie soup, shank of lamb and cafe au lait duck : everything was really tasty and savory. Large selection of wine . Thanks enough...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

I've frequented this place many many times since it opened several years ago....I believe in the late 1980's early 1990's. Every visit has been superb!!! Professional knowledgeable wait staff and the food is fabulous. Lunch always has tasty specials however, my favorite is the crabmeat...More

Thank robinup
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

The service here and food were stellar. I've waited years to eat here and was not disappointed. The homemade chips and bread brought to the table were amazing. The candied cornbread I could have eaten a whole loaf... We had business lunch menu... shrimp remoulade...More

Thank curbimus
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

It had been many years since I'd eaten here. I had an appetizer with a combination of mussels and shrimp in a N.O. BBQ shrimp sauce that was incredible and a beet salad. Coconut cake for desert was also very special.

Thank wernolabound
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

This place needs a good cleaning. Ladies room was run down, locks don't work, dust on top of stall walls. Halfway through dinner we were greeted by two cockroaches crawling across the dining room. Food was okay but many better options on the Northshore. Not...More

1  Thank cajunsx2
Maurice R, General Manager at Dakota, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Thank you letting us know about what needs to be fixed in our Ladies Room, we appreciate your input and will address it promptly. We hope you will allow us another opportunity to impress you.

Reviewed September 9, 2016

We returned to Dakota to meet some friends driving in from Texas. Not only were we all pleased, Dakota exceeded our expectations. The service was absolutely outstanding. The wait staff is not only well-trained, enthusiastic and friendly; they deliver the delicious food with a flair...More

Thank CajunSam1
Reviewed August 24, 2016

My husband and I went for dinner and had a WONDERFUL meal from start to finish! The foods, drinks and service were all top notch and we really enjoyed ourselves. We had the mussles in a coconut curry sauce as an appetizer, my husband had...More

Thank L D
Reviewed August 8, 2016

best martinis by far on north shore! better fine dining. excellent seafoods and steaks. nice ambience.

Thank pecan376
Reviewed July 13, 2016

A special place for anniversaries or special days. Everything here is wonderful. The atmosphere, the staff, and of course THAT FOOD!

Thank LiveToEatInNewOrlean
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Response from LiveToEatInNewOrlean | Reviewed this property |
it is not a jeans or shorts establishment. Wonderful restaurant and deserves respect! Casual Elegance is my choice! LOVE THIS PLACE.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 629 N Highway 190, Covington, LA 70433-8961
    (One-quarter mile north of I-12)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 985-892-3712
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