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The Columbia Street Tap Room

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Columbia Street, Covington, LA 70433
+1 985-898-0899
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Blue Springs
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We enjoyed this place very much. We ate in the restaurant side and the food was quite good. The only thing is I wanted a larger serving of rice with my etouffee Rice is cheep and they could give you a little more. It was only about 1/4 cup portion, very small. That is the only complaint.

Thank potterypeople
Mandeville, Louisiana
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96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a neat little bar in Downtown Covington. They have a decent beer selection and decent bar foods.

Thank Rancor418
Mandeville, Louisiana, Usa
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121 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

An old time bar room with up to date food. Different dishes from corned beef and cabbage to hamburgers deluxe. Tables are small, but amble for 4 diners. Big portions and boiled seafood when in season. The beers are cold. Service is good and quick. Good place for a date.

Thank Sal M
Covington, Louisiana
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

I have eaten here on several occasions and I have never been disappointed. From the burgers to the daily special, good stuff. And of course a great selection of beers

Thank kippy4
South Louisiana
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80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

Where can you walk into a local bar, order a great craft beer and have your choice of fantastic fish specials, delicious hamburgers, perfect chicken wings and nice people? This is where the locals hang out, for a reason.

Thank TrippinOutofTown
Mandeville, Louisiana
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148 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

This bar/pub has been on the corner of Columbia and Lockwood in downtown covington for years. It attracts a big local crowd, sometimes spilling out the door on Fri and Sat nights (live bands then). Repeat customers (so many come to know your name). Very large selection of bigs on tap and many bottled offerings. Friendly and knowledgeable bar tenders.... More 

Thank SerenaWL
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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583 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

Stopped here to break up the drive from Tallahassee to Baton Rouge and meet a couple friends for a drink. The bartender seemed frustrated by me when the first three beers I asked for were beers they didn't have. When I then pointed out to him that they were on the beer list, he got upset because the beer list... More 

Thank AlnAbroad
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

Cold beer and great po boys! A local's favorite for lunch. Eat at the bar, a table, or a high-bar table. The owner Steve is always around and makes sure the food is fresh and served hot. Turns into a music haven on week-ends. Party City!

Thank LiveToEatInNewOrlean
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2015

This place used to be great, had good bartenders, good prices, good food and good drinks. Unfortunately it has gone straight downhill. Prices of food and drinks have gone straight up while other place's prices have remained stable, the good bartenders have all left and the ones there now don't care about anyone they serve, the food is now just... More 

Thank BJman99
Panama City, Florida
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211 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

After a tiring day of driving 5 hours and touring the Abita brewery, I was ready for a meal and a few more beers. The Columbia St Tap Room fit the bill perfectly. There are about 30 taps and an equal number of bottled beers. I drank local, trying a few from the Covington Brewery. The crowd at the bar... More 

Thank BamaVol

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
12:00 pm - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Columbia Street, Covington, LA 70433
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 985-898-0899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?