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Things to do in Ruston

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Grocery or Supermarket
Restaurant
“Great hamburgers and a must visit for Louisiana Tech fans or anyone wanting to enjoy good food and friendly service in a converted warehouse by the train track and next to campus.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“This place also has bar within it, and a nice patio are to sit and enjoy the outdoors. The Turkey-melt is my favorite.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Local roaster and coffee shop. Many of their ingredients are locally sourced. Located in downtown close to, you guessed it, the railroad track.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Department Store
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“This is just a neighborhood walmart. There is a Walmart Super center also located in Ruston.”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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Italian Restaurant
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Restaurant
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“Fabulous sushi! A very busy place, but the service is great. Very consistant.”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Locally brewed beer and wood-fired pizza. Has a beer garden in the back. Located downtown Ruston.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The French Quarter offer the ultimate night life experience with a variety of clubs, live music, shops and much more. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“A cozy place to hang out and drink coffee across from the Lincoln Parish Library and a few shops down from the Aveda Salon.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“A food truck with the best burgers in Ruston - locally sourced ingredients. Seating is outside and it is located along the railroad track. Super friendly proprietor. Other food options are onsite - barbeque and Yolo Nitro Ice Dreamery (yum).”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Full of history about the local area. A short, nice tree lined walk from downtown Ruston.”
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“A husband/wife who have created a small shoppe of art supplies, knitting, and fabrics. Also displays local artists.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Great hamburgers and a must visit for Louisiana Tech fans or anyone wanting to enjoy good food and friendly service in a converted warehouse by the train track and next to campus.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“This place also has bar within it, and a nice patio are to sit and enjoy the outdoors. The Turkey-melt is my favorite.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
Restaurant
“Fabulous sushi! A very busy place, but the service is great. Very consistant.”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
Restaurant
“A food truck with the best burgers in Ruston - locally sourced ingredients. Seating is outside and it is located along the railroad track. Super friendly proprietor. Other food options are onsite - barbeque and Yolo Nitro Ice Dreamery (yum).”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant

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