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White River Fish House

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5 Bass Pro Drive, Branson, MO
417 243-5100
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Below average food and service. Seriously lacks air conditioning capacity. Way way over hyped. Warm beer too and after a hot day that plain sucks.

Thank Stephen M
Scranton, Arkansas
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I ordered the mahi mahi with crab meat--delicious! The portions were huge; the potatoes (rice for my husband), the broccoli, and the cornbread were also delicious and generous. We had no room for dessert, but we will be going back for some. The decor and view were an added benefit. The service is impeccable!

Thank cfrhinehart
Joplin, Missouri
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took my dad here on a father son weekend expecting it to measure up to the high standards of the Branson Landing. The location is terrific, the ambiance is really cool, the service is good, but the food just wasn't there. While I certainly understand that the target market is retirees with their grandkids; they can add a little seasoning... More 

Thank Nathan C
The Villages, Florida
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I went for dinner twice. We had the salmon and catfish dinners, Cobb salad shrimp skewers and Chowder . All were very good, They were very crowded it took about 20 for a table. The service was good. we'll go back again.

Thank _rjgess
Roswell, Georgia
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396 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing we ate had any flavor. The location and decor are nice, the service is good but the food is so bland you don't know you are eating. There is a real problem with flys too, so while you don't know you are eating, you are very aware that you are being eaten. I suppose for Branson the place is... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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554 reviews
389 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is beautiful and one of the few Branson restaurants with a view. The rest was a let down, first of all the restaurant was FULL of flies. There were 5 flying around our table and they were biting people. The food was cheap and bland. The fish dip was a lump of under seasoned dip with ritz cracker... More 

Thank DaisyDot24
Atchison, Kansas
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the campfire grilled local trout and it was spectacular! Complimentary cornbread was also delicious. Fantastic views over the water and great staff.

Thank Lisa K
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere with friendly service and tasty food. Portions are large. We tried alligator tail, catfish and fish and chips. Loved the coleslaw and the jalapeño cornbread!

Thank KelleryMellery
Dallas, Texas
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food was good but thought a bit expensive. We had to wait for more than 30 minutes for a table. Restaurant sits out over the water and it is very pretty to look at lake.

Thank TLBR1
Columbus, Mississippi
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We saw good reviews on Trip Advisor and we went for dinner. There was a 30 minute wait that gave us time to sit on the outdoor deck. Beautiful! Our waitress was not overly friendly but very efficient. The penne shrimp pasta was good as was the salmon. It reasonably price and I would recommend it!

Thank Andyhub1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Soups, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Bass Pro Drive, Branson, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson
  • Phone Number: 417 243-5100

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