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9507 La Highway 28 West, Boyce, LA 71302-9682
+1 318-487-4014
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

The lake and restaurant are beautiful. The food was delicious and the service was great! The scenery is so beautiful, we spent a lot of time before and after dinner on the lake.

Thank Julie S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The service was very good. The wait staff was professional and very friendly. I love that southern hospitality. The atmosphere is quiet and peaceful. The lake is beautiful. The food was delicious. The salad bar is small but good. I recommend the shrimp fettuccine, which had alot of good size shrimp. The waiter recommended the blueberry cream pie and it... More 

Thank blueeyedcajun28
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Service here is great, restaurant is very good, variety of menu, steaks, seafood, salad bar, neat place.

Thank 62donnat
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

The alligator was great! All the fried seafood was great! Hushpuppies were out of this world! Service was nothing to complain about, food came out in a reasonable amount of time. Pecan pie was standard but the slice was tiny. I was sad that the Hummingbird cake was nothing special.

Thank K2440
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

My family and friends have dined at Tunk's many times over a span of several decades. Patrons can find a nice range of entres including but not limited to pasta dishes, seafood from fresh and salt waters, several traditional South Louisiana dishes including gumbo, steaks, usual sandwiches and a salad bar. Like any restaurant that has a huge number of... More 

Thank 516oneilm
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103 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We went there while in the area at a convention with several friends. The service was slow even though we had arrived just after the resturant had opened. Everyone commented on the food most saying it was just so-so and nothing really special. I had the stuffed red snapper and it was good but not great. I am not certain... More 

Thank MajorLSU
Pineville, Louisiana
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

I used to LOVE Tunks. But a recent visit resulted in total frustration. We hired a sitter to go out to eat alone and went to Tunks Oyster Bar. We were incredibly frustrated that 3 small children were allowed to run free throughout the bar, despite complaints from quite a few customers. Our waitress ignored our pleas to just bring... More 

Thank SimpleGirlRed
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

My sister and I were in Alexandria for a conference. We came here on a personal recommendation with a local friend. In advance, I read the Trip Advisor reviews and was confident that, in addition to the trusted friend who recommended the place, we would have a good experience. We were pleasantly surprised, that although the parking lot was packed,... More 

Thank Deborah F
Natchitoches, Louisiana
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

This is the first time we have been here in a long time, but will need to come more often. The view is wonderful, the staff is friendly, and the Crab was "Great". The salad bar is small and it takes a while to get your order but my soft shell crab was perfect! So relax enjoy the view and... More 

Thank andresriverview
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We had marinated prime rib, boiled shrimp, and Snapper Sandy. It was all wonderful! I wouldn't change anything at all. The service was great and the food was better.

Thank Otto A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $28
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9507 La Highway 28 West, Boyce, LA 71302-9682
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Boyce
  • Phone Number: +1 318-487-4014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?