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Riverbend Restaurant

202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
+1 706-647-9738
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (33 reviews)
“hush puppies” (16 reviews)
“coleslaw” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about this place on a Thursday and we went the following Friday. We wanted some good hot catfish and hot being the key word. Out the grease hot is very, very different than out the microwave hot when it comes to fish. LET...More

Thank pwalker715
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This place is amazing the food is great I go there a lot and it is just amazing and everyone should go there with anyone!!!!

Thank Downey P
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a ood place if you want something different. Though out the years the quality of the food and service have declined. However, it's still nice if you want to change up for once.

Thank benjistrange7
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Was excellent had the shrimp, fries, and slaw, a lot of food for sure. tried a little of the cat fish was very good and I am not a fish eater. but I think the next time back I will have to have it. over...More

Thank Michele A A
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I have been looking for a place in Georgia that would satisfy my palate with some good southern fried catfish, Well low and behold, my search is now complete. Riverbend Restaurant came through with an outstanding dish of good ole Southern Fried Catfish. Not only...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed June 15, 2018

My wife and I visited here with another couple for dinner. We arrived right as they opened (17:00) and the line was already long. The parking is not paved, so expect to walk across rough terrain. The place is out in the country, which I...More

1  Thank Bradley J
Reviewed June 4, 2018

The food at Riverbend will NEVER let you down! That catfish is always hot and seasoned to perfection!

Thank Jerrilyn J
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We took we a group of 6 for Mothers day.We had reservations. We were seated with a river view. They were slammed from the second the doors opened. It was a bit slow to get our food. But I guess I am use to southern...More

Thank John W
Reviewed March 21, 2018

I've been to Riverbend several times now and it's always great food in a nice atmosphere. I have either their delicious shrimp or their tasty catfish cooked to perfection along with their great coleslaw. The staff are really nice folks and take excellent care of...More

Thank Roger P
Reviewed March 8, 2018

45 minute ride from Columbus, GA. Well worth the ride. Food is always good and service is wonderful. Family business that is there to give what they want, great food and service. Fried Catfish is my favorite, but steaks are great. When you want a...More

Thank Tom H
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May 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Roger P | Reviewed this property |
Riverbend doesn't serve alcohol but the food is way worth the inconvenience. Thanks
May 13, 2017|
Response from familytime97 |
Yes. They accept reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomaston
  • Phone Number: +1 706-647-9738
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