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Rivershack Tavern

3449 River Rd, Jefferson, LA 70121-4140
+1 504-834-4938
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
17 Apr 2017
“Good food at the tavern”
27 Mar 2017
“Great tavern ”
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American, Bar, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3449 River Rd, Jefferson, LA 70121-4140
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here after driving by on trips to Ochsner hospital. Tavern atmosphere with a lively crowd. Good was salads, burgers, po boys, sandwiches and seafood. Lots of food with fries. I had a great sandwich called usual crowd with pastrami, corn beef and roast beef...More

Thank Conrad J
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is really cool. Location has plenty of parking. Lunchtime is family friendly. Service was great. Food is good.

Thank LesThomp
Reviewed 17 March 2017

One thing is the food is very good. I got fried shrimp and catfish and hubby got fried shrimp and oysters. It came with a really nice salad. The place is clean but very noisy inside. There are eating tables outside for nice weather. The...More

Thank Cookie R
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Red beans and rice with sausage on a Monday at 4 p.m. Very good, very traditional. My companions enjoyed their chicken fingers and Portobello sandwich. The service was good although I needed to go inside to get a waitress. We had to eat outside in...More

1  Thank aferry
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Got the fried pickles and they were very good. My wife enjoyed her Buffalo Chicken salad and my shrimp po boy was ok.

Thank haroldw589
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I was visiting friends from New Orleans and they took me to Rivershack Tavern. What a really Kool place. Our other friends from Jefferson Parish and Lafayette met up with us there. We had a blast ! The food was really good. The fried pickles,...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016

I stopped here with friends while visiting New Orleans. I wanted a place with a good crawfish boil and this was highly recommended. Prices were reasonable and the place has some real charm to it. I asked if I could get a tour of the...More

Thank o7oBaseMetal
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I went there with two friends at 11:30pm after being in New Orleans for the Miracle on Fulton Street. We were hungry for hamburgers and onion rings. Not much to look at on the outside. Inside is clean but old, small dance floor and a...More

Thank Jmegzy
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Saturday gets you a $2 mimosa 😉 They give huge portion of food, good enough to share. My favorite is the garbage fries; you can now ask for it anytime. Their burgers are cooked and dressed to your liking. Seafood platter is huge. If you...More

Thank Dearlydimples
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you're looking for a real crawfish boil, done right, this is it in the NOLA area. The crawfish are fresh, in season, and the oysters are as good as you're going to get... Can't wait for my next trip. This isn't a fancy place,...More

Thank Mark21122
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3449 River Rd, Jefferson, LA 70121-4140
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 504-834-4938
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