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Whiskey River

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Allons danser

Alas will close soon per recent decision made by family & anonunced on facebook, people drive hours... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
M L
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Just About the Best BON TEMPS you will ever have!!!

The dance floor is one of the best in Louisiana to dance on. In summer It can get a bit hot in... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Linda L
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grand coteau, United States
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Live Cajun & Zydeco music dancehall, overlooking the Atchafalaya Basin, open EVERY Sunday from 3-9 p.m. with LIVE local music from 4-8 p.m.! Come "pass a good time" with us on the levee cher! Allons Danser! Must be 21+ to enter!
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1365 Henderson Levee Rd, Henderson, LA 70517-7869
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Alas will close soon per recent decision made by family & anonunced on facebook, people drive hours to laisser les bons temps rouler

Thank M L
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The dance floor is one of the best in Louisiana to dance on. In summer It can get a bit hot in there, but there are large fans blowing and also ceiling fans. During heavy rains, parking can be muddy and messy, but then you...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Great venue lots of music, really enjoyed it! We will go here again. Great people great fun. Thank you!

1  Thank Kathy Q
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Just outside Lafayette Louisiana is the epitimy of Cajun dancing. In the small hamlet of Henderson is the Whiskey River dance hall. And it is not a dance hall. On the the Levee, in the swamp is a house boat and some of the finest...More

Thank bsmaniotto
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We appreciate your kind words of support and hope to see you again soon on the levee! Much levee love to you and yours and, as always, allons danser!

Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Worth the drive for an authentic Cajun and zydeco music experience! Two bars to help with the crowds. There’s a food truck outside. Cash only, but there’s an ATM on prem. Geno Delafose was outstanding!More

Thank wpchlc1
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We appreciate your support and are glad you made that drive to check us out! We look forward to seeing you again one Sunday afternoon soon! Much levee love to you and yours...ALLONS DANSER...More

Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is one of the best cultural experience you can get in the United States. It is a local dancehall with great music and dancing. It is worth going out of your way to enjoy a Sunday afternoon like the Cajun's do.More

Thank Bearnik
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We appreciate your support so much! It's people like you who keep us going! We truly couldn't do it without the love and support of our staff, bands, and customers...our real Whiskey River family!!...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The music was incredible. The vibe was great. And the people very nice. We had a wonderful time. The view of the bayou behind the stage is awesome. I will go back.More

Thank TockShaa
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We are thrilled to hear of your afternoon of fun with us! We take pride in our staff's, as well as our customers', natural ability to make everyone feel so welcomed! We are certainly...More

Reviewed August 2, 2017

If you want to experience local cajun culture and a wonderful time listening to Zydeco Music you have got to visit Whiskey River. Located on the Levee in Henderson, you will experience some of South Louisiana's best zydeco music and a wonderful afternoon of dancing....More

Thank Amber L
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us Amber! We are so grateful to have you in our Whiskey River family as long as we have, and are even more proud of the accomplishments you have made in that time! We wish...More

Reviewed April 5, 2017

We ate burgers from the van outside before joining mostly local folk drinking beer and dancing to a band playing fast zydeco and cajun music in this ramshackle bar and hall on the edge of the Atchafalaya swamp on a Sunday afternoon. Nothing like it!...More

Thank FulhamPete
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We are glad you took a chance on seeing what we are all about! We hope to have you join us again soon! Much levee love to you and yours...ALLONS DANSER CHER!

Reviewed February 13, 2017

Wish I could give this five stars, but, smoking inside and cat urine? smell was uncomfortable. The band was so good though that we stayed for quite a while.More

Thank Duretta L
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for taking time to review our venue. We apologize for your experience with those "uncomfortable smells". At the time, we were housing quite a few less fortunate cats. We were only trying to do the right thing by giving them a temporary home...More

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Response from Nicole N | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not! This place is like the Wild Wild West, anything goes.... Smokin, drinkin, dancin, you name it! Plenty of 10 gallon hats and guys with knives and guns on thier hips. Great music and a ton of fun. Go there... More
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Mike A
December 27, 2015|
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Response from Whiskey R | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response Mike. We aren't available to answer online inquiries on Sundays. If you are still looking for directions please feel free to reach us through email. Thanks!
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