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Rip's Seafood Restaurant

1917 Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448
(985) 727-2829
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Ranked #11 of 132 Restaurants in Mandeville
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: South Louisiana Seafood cuisine
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English first
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

I definitely enjoyed the food here! Everything is scrumptious from the appetizer to the entree'! The added benefit to eating here is the beautiful view of the lake if you eat on the patio! The food portion is plenteous and you will not regret dining here!

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Madison, MS
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Rip's was delicious. first of all it was packed and we were concerned, but we had reservations, and they seated us quickly. Most of been homecoming or something but DANA took the best care of us. She was very over worked but she did not show it served us promptly and graciously, and food was delicious. Try this place out.

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Phoenix, AZ
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68 reviews 68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We keep going here only because family in the area keeps taking us here when we visit. Not impressed with the food quality. Fried seafood platter too salty. The soft shell crab seemed a bit old, odd, not tasty. Oysters small and not all that fresh. The Oysters Bayou Teche, allegedly the "best thing on the menu," was not the... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Had lunch there recently and was quite disappointed. Service was slow despite being there at tail end of lunch hour. Turtle soup was least favorite of any we have tried in Louisiana; "weak" and decidedly lacking in taste. Crab cakes were tasty but mostly filler. Spinach salad with strawberries would have been very good but was overwhelmed by too much... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Don't even consider a visit to Mandeville without stopping by to enjoy a meal and beverages at this great location...right on the beautiful shores of Lake Ponchartrain. We had buster softshell crabs with lump crab meat, so good! Great vegetables for our vegetarian friends. And the sunrise. Spectactular!

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

If you want a real taste of Louisiana seafood in a quaint, but beautiful restaurant, them Rips is the place. A full menu with good sized portions, your entrees are always served hot and with a smile.We only wish they served sweet tea.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Lovely premises with a panoramic view, beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. The staff were friendly and very professional and the food was top notch. Not cheap, this is a very nice place to go for a special occasion. We had a very nice time.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Beautiful view. Good quality bar. Outside dining on porch/deck, with ceiling fans. Usually a nice breeze from lake is enjoyed. Inside dining in two rooms. Service is acceptable/average. Food, however, is very inconsistent. Sometimes its good and sometimes its disappointing. Mostly a location where locals like to gather and socialize/be seen; location is walkable for those who lives along the... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The building is beautiful with a great location surrounded by live oaks right on the lake. The patio was full unfortunately so we sat inside. The food is pricey and the service a bit slow but it was delicious. I had the turtle soup and shrimp cocktail. The shrimp was very fresh and yummy. It was my first turtle soup... More

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

First the positive, the view is Beautiful! The sunset is absolutely gorgeous! Now the rest of the story, the service is slow and one feels like a bother, if anything is needed. The restaurant is not the cleanest and the food is mediocre at best. The seafood does not taste fresh, as one poster stated. Gumbo, taste as if it... More

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Additional Information about Rip's Seafood Restaurant

Address: 1917 Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448
Phone Number: (985) 727-2829
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Mandeville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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