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Riverport Barbeque

201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
+1 903-665-2341
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (51 reviews)
“potato salad” (18 reviews)
“bbq beans” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
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Reviewed yesterday

Some of the best BBQ we've ever had. We ordered food at the counter and while waiting for our food, took time to look at all their memorabilia on the walls. It has an old fashioned feel and the walls are slab wood. You help...More

Thank rvtaborek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to camp on Lake o' the pines, came into town and tried the BBQ!! It was so good we came back the next day!! Service is friendly, food is delicious!! A+

Thank hollydorriety
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Day trip for lunch. Wife had rib basket and okra and I ate the swamp fries with chopped beef. No leftovers. Clean and the staff was super friendly. Military discount available as well as a kids menu. Really enjoyed the flavor of the meat it...More

Thank Delania C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Swamp Fries at Riverport Barbeque are awesome. They are delicious. A full order will feed two people. Very good Brisket.

Thank Shug40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

.....if you're in Jefferson & want some barbq, this is the place. They have a nice menu, not alot of frills & extras, but everything is good.....so good, they run out of certain meats, on any given day

Thank Edwin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd time to visit this restaurant. The ribs were awesome, they were super tender. The brisket was also really good. Good prices and portions. We had fried okra for a side, pretty good. The coleslaw had a little too much onion as...More

Thank g m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good BBQ. Enjoyed the brisket the most. Very reasonable prices for quality BBQ. No long lines like in Dallas and Houston!

Thank BevoBurn96
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome ribs and turkey was super good!! Also staff is very friendly!! Will definitely be coming here next time we go to Jefferson!!

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most popular places to eat in Jefferson, and with good reason. They have excellent sliced beef that has such good flavor. Really good. The French fries are really tasty as well. Every time my husband and I go to Jefferson,...More

Thank Kayla B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing and the owner is so friendly. Everyone has to try the swamp fries they are awsome. The ribs are great also. Worth the trip to Jefferson to go here

Thank Christi H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 903-665-2341
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