Historic Crescent Landing Catfish Restaurant officially closed

Shreveport, LA(KSLA)- In a final display of its popularity, Crescent Landing Catfish Restaurant had to close a night earlier than announced. The restaurant was scheduled to close on Sunday at 9:00 pm or until food supplies ran out but had to close Saturday night after many people turned up at the restaurant to get a final trip down memory lane.

KSLA News 12's Fred Childers reported that the owner, Chester T. Kelley had planned on a certain amount of business this weekend before shutting their doors at 9 pm Sunday, but had to close on Saturday.

The restaurant's historic significance lies in the Wall of Fame tribute to the Frank Page, the man who introduced Elvis which will be getting a new home.

KSLA News 12 will bring you some more details in the KSLA News 12 Weekend on Sunday Night.