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La Provence Restaurant

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25020 Highway 190, Lacombe, LA 70445-4513
+1 985-626-7662
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Mobile, Alabama
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305 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A really nice meal. We all had a brunch menu item. The only knock was that a few items we wanted were out( prime rib and puppy drum). The service was outstanding by Miranda. The nice farm to table experience was just what we wanted. The brunch menu included mussels for first course( which were very tasty). The main course... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

It was extremely quiet the night we visited (a Thursday) with just two tables occupied. The food was impeccable. The drum entree was the least expensive entree on the menu, but typifies why I love to eat in the New Orleans area. All our dishes were excellent. There was a nice, varied wine list with some reasonably priced wines. It's... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

A really superb experience over the lake in Lacombe, and hour north of NOLA. Not cheap, but worth it. The decor is similar to that of the local restaurants in the Loire valley. The food is really top drawer. Our first time was this past November and we'll be there in April.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Had the luxury of dining at this restaurant for my birthday... it was a fantastic brunch experience. The food was so fresh and well prepared. Had the shrimp and grits and could not have been more pleased with my selection. The turtle soup was outstanding. This restaurant truly reminds you of being in the French countryside – complete with fireside... More 

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Lacombe, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

First I must thank Dale Harvey, Chef Loose and the wonderful wait staff at LaProvence. Everyone at the LaProvence went above and beyond helping me plan a retirement brunch for a co-worker. It was well received by all of the guest and the Honoree. This is a beautiful restaurant. The service and the food was impeccable! Sorry I am so... More 

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Carriacou Island, Grenada
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103 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Making reservations exactly two months prior to our Christmas dinner experience, reading every review of the restaurant and then reviewing the posted Christmas Tasting Menu, led us to believe La Provence was the perfect Christmas dining experience. We choose Nola for a six day culinary visit from the tiny island we live on in the West Indies.....sounds magical? We arrived... More 

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Lacombe, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Early Christmas Dinner with family made this day perfect. Blessing of Jesus topped with superb food and great company. Pleasant staff with prompt and professional service. Appetizers to deserts were excellent. Dinner dishes were pork and goose. Turtle soup and blue crab bisque were second to none.

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Thank sgnirk
Alpharetta, Georgia
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209 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful birthday dinner at this restaurant. The restaurant had the fireplaces going to emphasize the farmhouse feel. I had the octopus to start with puppy drum and crab meat as a main. I was a little disappointed in the lack of drink choices/creativity.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

La Provence is one of the loveliest restaurants in the New Orleans area, and the food is among the best of any of John Besh's restaurants. Our meal began with a glass of Prosecco each to accompany the complimentary house-made pate and toast rounds. Next, we split a special appetizer of octopus over squid ink pasta, a recommendation of our... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Very good food!! This is actually my favorite of all the Besh's restaurants. Love the atmosphere. Short drive from Slidell. I would definitely go back. Been wanting to go to Brunch there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25020 Highway 190, Lacombe, LA 70445-4513
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lacombe
  • Phone Number: +1 985-626-7662

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?