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Back Porch

15659 Marina Drive, Montgomery, TX
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Ranked #35 of 64 Restaurants in Montgomery
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 27, 2014
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English first
Tokyo, Japan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The back porch of the eponymous restaurant was a good place for a burger as the sun went down. Tag-team servers were very efficient.

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Willis, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

They have a new menu coming out next week. Prices have doubled. I ordered a quesadilla that is 5.49 on menu. (4 small triangles with no sides). On the new menu next week, it is $10.99. DOUBLE!! They tried to charge me that, but did change it when we complained. Waitress was nice, but prices will be outrageous.

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Montgomery, Texas
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great steak. good view of the lake from the back porch which is outside. We went there by boat which is nice.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

We walk in and every table looked like they dont have anyone who cares to clean tables. Of the dirty tables we selected we proceeded to stand by that table waiting to be serviced and watched helpless as waitress after waitress walks past us. After relocating to the only clean table on the patio after more failed attempts at flagging... More

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Houston, TX
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We've been here a number of times. When it's nice weather on the lake and you want to eat, you can usually get a table quickly vs Sams boat or Wolfies. We've always known that the service is usually not stellar and just accept it and the food isn't anything to yell about... Today, the service was better than usual,... More

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Porter
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This resturant had great service, friendly staff members, great burgers, awesome drinks, and the best cooked CRAWFISH ever!!! Can't wait to go back!

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Only went there once for crayfish and if you like walking through a smoke filled dining room to be able to sit outside then this place is for you. Wait staff is terrible, wait forever to get food or drink. There are better places on the water to eat.

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

If you want to dock your boat at the bar after a long day on the lake and have an average beer in a plastic cup, this is your place. It seems like a Rockin place on a Saturday night in the Summer though. I wouldn't recommend it as a lunch spot to take your spouse. It's purely a boat... More

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Austin, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

This place is on Lake Conroe and has a smoky bar if you like that kind of thing where you can meet the locals and also a back porch, smoke free, with a nice view of the lake. Typical beer, burgers, and fries "ice house" but location and staff make it exceptional for these places.

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Dallas, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

There are some great burgers at The Back Porch. You build your own with all kinds of great stuff. I have read some of the other reviews, but we had a great waitress. She got everything right, even though we all had special instructions for our meals. I'm not much for noise, and it was very loud inside so we... More

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