City Life, Small Town Feel
Denham Springs started with one guy and became something GREAT!
Denham Springs continues to grow as people are moving here to have a country style living with lots of down-home feel to it. Located 10 minutes from Louisiana’s capital city, Baton Rouge. Denham Springs accommodates a wide range of tastes. The city features an amazing Antique Village that will leave you feeling like a refined collector enraptured is Denham Springs history. The vibrant town center that grew from those origins has earned Denham Springs designation as one of Louisiana’s Main Street communities.Downtown Denham Springs has transformed itself from hardware stores, drug stores, doctors’ offices, and a single movie theater, into a collection of unique antique shops, and boutiques, including the locally popular restaurant TOLA Cafe. The historic downtown district is now recognized as a cultural arts district and is known as the Denham Springs Antique Village. The abundance cluster of stores offers low-cost items both down-home and decorative. Denham Springs also features a local Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World is perfect for the rugged outdoorsman. The store’s floor area approximates three and a half football fields, featuring a boat showroom, a seafood restaurant and an unfathomably large selection of sporting goods, apparel and outdoor items. For those seeking relaxation, the historic Spring Park recalls the origins of Denham Springs. Within decades of its founding in 1828, the local mineral springs provided the setting for a health resort of the type that was popular in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Something new to Denham Springs is the Juban Crossing outdoor mall located off Juban Road. The 471-acre, a mixed-use community will invite activity at every crossing and become a community center where its residents and visitors can shop, live, work and play. It incorporates everyone love of shopping with the convenience of having somewhere close to eat. It’s the luxury of the mall without the abundance of people.
Outdoor mall perfect for some retail therapy.
Juban Crossing is located at the northwestern corner of the intersection of I-12 and JubanRoad, just east of Louisiana’s Capital city, Baton Rouge. Juban Crossing is a destination unlike any other in Livingston Parish. Juban Crossing combines four separate districts for work, shopping, playing and living. The first phase of retail stores is open now.
Some of the stores that are located in Juban Crossing that is waiting for you to come and enjoy is Academy, Bed, Bath and Beyond, Dressbarn, GNC Well, Great American Cookie, Kay Jewelers, Lane Bryant, Movie Tavern, Pot & Paddle, Old Navy, Rouses, Ulta and Walk Ons.
Juban Crossing continues to grow and is becoming one of the main focal points for Denham Springs.
Places to Eat
What real Louisiana food taste like!
First to start off with is a Denham Springs favorite which is Taste of Louisiana (TOLA). It is owned by a mother-daughter combo. TOLA is located in the antique district right next to the railroad track. It gives you that home cooked feel. TOLA is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m, along with dinner on Friday, and Saturday from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Another place that has made a huge impact on Denham Springs is Duke’s Seafood and Steak House. Duke’s was created by two long-time friends., Duke and Rudy. They went from playful conversation to making things happen. Duke’s open in the fall of 2015 and gives the feel of a “Mom and Pop” restaurant. From their creative names to their great food, it is the perfect place to bring family and friends.
Now for some friendly smiles, amazing food, and great atmosphere go to Asahi Sushi and Grill! The perfect mom and pop shop that everyone loves. Open from 10:30 am – 10:00 pm.