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River's Edge Restaurant - CLOSED

801 Decatur Street, On Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116
+1 504-525-4478
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible25%
14 Feb 2016
“Good place for a quick bite”
25 Jan 2016
“Great views and food”
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American, Italian, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
801 Decatur Street, On Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116
Neighbourhood: French Quarter
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We were tread well and seated quickly. A little bit of chaos. Trying a new type of roast beef. Portions were small for New Orleans. 3 people with water $50 for lunch. Kind of high but it was convent and a nice place. (NOT THE...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

we stopped there for lunch as it is a convenient location, right by Jackson square. it is definitely a fast paced restaurant with quick turnover but their po boy are really good. we had a mix of meat and seafood ones and all enjoyed our...More

Thank Melkai
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Along side Jackson Square this busy restaurant offered fast service, good food and great air conditioning on a hot day! A nice spot to watch the local artist and people watch!

1  Thank Jan C
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We ate here for an early dinner. When we came in the restaurant was pretty bare, but we thought it was because we were eating a little before the dinner hour. That should have been our warning. My food was actually pretty good (the NOLA...More

Thank Zachary S
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

This may have been the best shrimp I have ever had. We got the seafood for 2. My father in law and I can eat. No worries we did finish it. But we were very stuffed. We really enjoyed it. Portions are big and the...More

Thank MattHeather H
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Rivers edge trio for the win! (Jambalaya, gumbo and red beans and rice), its enough to feed two and the make it all day long. But the break out star of this menu for me was the coffee, it was just piping hot, laced with...More

Thank MsOverproof
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stopped here because it was close to other places we go. The food was good and prices not too bad.

Thank ruby j
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Had no idea of where to stop in for breakfast so we asked along the street. Great choice! The food was great's plenty of it. Great service right on the edge of the French quarter.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 13 September 2015

It is unusual to get good service and good food in a restaurant obviously designed to serve tourists. The jambalaya, gumbo, and red beans and rice was above average and the ambience on a rainy afternoon was welcoming.

Thank SN666
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We have only eaten here for breakfast, but have done so several times. It's not fancy and the food is pretty basic but you will get decent food for a decent price. There are a few outstanding things. They have some of the best coffee...More

Thank llassocs
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Decatur Street, On Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > French Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: +1 504-525-4478
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