Top things to do

Top Choice Park in Caddo Lake

Caddo Lake State Park

Caddo Lake State Park is a good place to start your lake adventure. Take an interpretive hike through the cypress forest on the lake’s western edge. Or, in summer, rent a canoe from the on-site concession, Old Port …
Top Choice American in Caddo Lake

Shady Glade Cafe

Right on the lake near the docks, this wooden restaurant is always busy with gossiping locals, many lounging around on battered chairs out front. The menu carries the usual catfish and fried pickles. Daily specials …
Seafood in Caddo Lake

River Bend Restaurant

Enjoy great water views from the glass-enclosed patio and a large covered deck. Catfish, chicken-fried steak, hush puppies and more lead a classic east Texas lineup of dishes.
Seafood in Caddo Lake

Big Pines Lodge

A 60-year-old Caddo Lake classic in a modern building right on the river. There is multitier terrace seating outside. Most dishes are some combination of catfish and shrimp.