Document and Entity Information
Feb. 18, 2020
Cover page.  
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Feb. 18, 2020
Entity Registrant Name LA-Z-BOY INCORPORATED
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code MI
Entity File Number 1-9656
Entity Tax Identification Number 38-0751137
Entity Address, Address Line One One La-Z-Boy Drive,
Entity Address, City or Town Monroe,
Entity Address, State or Province MI
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 48162-5138
City Area Code 734
Local Phone Number 242-1444
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $1.00 par value
Trading Symbol LZB
Security Exchange Name NYSE
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Central Index Key 0000057131
Amendment Flag false