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River Front

503 W Port St, Abbeville, LA 70510-5819
(337) 893-3070
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Ranked #4 of 44 Restaurants in Abbeville
Sun 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Most recent review
- Jul 27, 2014
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Carencro, Louisiana
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

On the spur of the minute after Church, we decided to drive around looking for a place for lunch. After a few minutes, she remembered that she'd been taken to a great place in Abbeville while attending some FEMA training classes a few months ago. Upon finding the restaurant, we discovered that it was closed. Just down the block, however,... More

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Abbeville, LA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This restaurant is near and dear to my heart bc it is the first restaurant hubby and I went to when we moved by Abbeville. I have been a couple times since they have rebuilt the restaurant. Each time I love it. They always have the best food at the right price. My friend had the tilapia and thought it... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Driving through the South on a Sunday makes finding a good restaurant more of a challenge. We chose to strike into the Abbeville city center in the hope of finding gold and found it at the River Front. We sat outside but dived into the main dining room when a hammerhead thunderstorm settled in over our head. Our server found... More

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Duluth, Minnesota, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We had a very pleasant lunch at River Front. We were there at a quiet time and the service and food was excellent. We enjoy sea food when in Louisiana so this was very much in our plans. The setting was casual, we ate outside - right on the Bayou. As travelers from the North, this was a perfect spot... More

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Abbeville, LA
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The restaurant suffered a very severe fire last year but is now back open and doing just as great as it was before the disaster. Had lunch there and the food is as delicious as ever. The crab cakes are excellent! The crab bisque is still the best around. And, now the best has arrived. There is now a dessert... More

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Cat Spring, Texas
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138 reviews 138 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

Back open as I understand & seems they have not lost that good food feeling, all be it now you order inside but the meals still comes from the mobile set up on site, very good burger and the wait staff are very good. Worth a lunch break should you be in the Abbeville area. Thumbs up!

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Cadiz, Kentucky
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113 reviews 113 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I really believe this is the most delicious meal I've EVER had!!! Since they are still rebuilding from a fire, it was a little awkward to know where to place or pick up our order, but it was definitely worth that inconvenience when I got my take-out order.

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Abbeville, Louisiana, United States
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

After a fire destroyed the resturant some months ago they have finally reopened ,and let me tell you the food and atmosphere is even better than before ,i cant get enough of the (cajun blaze burger ) absolutly the best burger i have ever had ,you can dine inside ,or eat out on the deck ,or just get your food... More

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Carencro, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

I've sent them an email asking if they are open for business since the fire but I've received no response. I'm looking a nice place to take my wife but can't get an answer back from this place.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

I really really want to like this place. We ate at the River Front twice before the kitchen fire closed down the restaurant in the fall of 2012. It's the only up-scale restaurant option in Abbeville, other than the bar at Dupuy's. We love the location, view and decor, but both times had subpar experiences due to mediocre food and... More

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