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Mohawk Tavern

704 Louisville Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5928
(318) 322-9275
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Ranked #26 of 188 Restaurants in Monroe
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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33 reviews from our community

75% Recommend
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English first
Winnsboro, Louisiana, United States
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It has been a while since my last visit here. I can not remember anything special about the food. I do remember the service being horrible. You will spend close to two hours between waiting and eating.

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New York
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197 reviews 197 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Ordered the gumbo. It tasted like it came out of a can. The consistency was nothing like what they serve in New Orleans. The fried seafood plate had frozen seafood. Breading wasn't worth the calories. The bright spot was the server. He had a great personality.

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West Monroe, LA
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Everyone I know who has moved out of Monroe has to eat at the Mohawk when they come back to town! It is a local tradition. The food and service is always consistently good.

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Greenville, Mississippi, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Had lunch dimily lite, ushered to a table..and waited..waited..finally got my Ice Tea...ordered Combination Platter which had a choice of two items, I picked fried oysters and fried shirmp w/fries and salad. Waited and waited finally got my salad...and within 2 minutes got my order. Didnt have time to hardly taste my salad. Wife had the fried Shrimp. It was... More

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Galveston Island, Texas
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110 reviews 110 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This is a must for good seafood. Gumbo, raw oysters and fried shrimp are the best. I eat here every time I come to Monroe, Try the shrimp delight. Eat in the bar area if possible. Great service.

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Montrose, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The Mohawk Tavern is a local landmark in the Monroe area since 1952. Everything on the menu is excellent from the catfish to the shrimp to the combination platters. Service is attentive without being intrusive. No visit to the Monroe area would be complete without a visit; the waiter always remembers us - even remembers what we like, no matter... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

When you talk of local dining this is the best seafood in town!! Oysters fried or raw and the best fried shrimp I've ever tasted!!

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Bernice, Louisiana
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Our family has been eating here for at least four generations of family members.... More than a restaurant with good food!! For us its about the memories, ambiance and experience...

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Service was very, very slow. Took over an hour to get our food. Then....the food was barely warm. Very disappointed!

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West Monroe, Louisiana
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Started off with 2 dozen oysters, that were clean and fresh. I had the Shrimp Etoffee and my wife had the Tilapia. Both were seasoned well and cooked perfect. The wait staff was excellent and very attentive. We will be going back again and again.

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