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Riverbend

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211 PR 2422, Karnack, TX
903-679-9000
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Bossier City
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went for a birthday celebration. Food was tasty. Loved the catfish and the Cole slaw. Want to go back when it is cool enough to enjoy the view.

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Thank Cathy C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped here and had some appetizers on the porch. The fried green tomatoes were wonderful, as were the stuffed mushrooms. The crab cakes were good too, just need less filler. The remoulade sauce is very good.

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Thank Jill H
Dallas, Texas
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at River Bend on Sunday, July 3rd. We got there early so there was no wait. We were seated on the screened in deck overlooking the water. The view was beautiful and peaceful! We could have stayed for hours. The food was very good as well. We tried the grilled red fish & the catfish fillets. Both... More 

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Thank APark123
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

We visited both fish houses on the river and this one was the best by far. Amazing coleslaw, hot water corn bread, beans, and the fish. Great friendly service and nice atmosphere.

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Thank Jennifer N Kyle N
Texas
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Riverbend's location cannot be beat, the food - not so much. There's a large indoor dining room, a large screened-in porch directly above the lake and a small open deck next to that. The view from the porch is simply amazing. I got redfish (nothing special) with lump crawfish (tasted like cat food) and some kind of nondescript sauce. I... More 

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Thank Sayarma
Tejas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

At the end of a day exploring silence, paddling about, listening to bird calls and watching fish jump, nothing is more satisfying than driving through the woods to Riverbend. We had a short wait on a weekend night, and the manager was so apologetic (when we'd not created a peep). Manners, portions, and down home cooking from a by-gone era.... More 

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Thank TexianChick
Dallas
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Dropped in about sunset for dinner. The place was not crowded, but busy. The staff was friendly and attentive without being obtrusive. We dined on the covered screened deck overlooking the water as the shadows lenghtened to evening and night. The view was tranquil and serene. The food was very good and pretty close to excellent.

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Thank JUnderwood
Karnack, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Riverbend RESTURANT in Karnack Texas has finally got it right. About a year or more ago they switched from Domestic Catfish Fillets to the Asian catfish. Cheaper cost for them, but a terrible pick for the customer. Finally after many complaints and a decrease in market share, they finally put Amweican Domestic Catfish Fillets back on the menu. You can... More 

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Rio Vista, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

They know how to treat a customer! Service and food excellent! Not unusually exspensive. Sit outside and enjoy Caddo Lake.

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Thank Susan D
Arlington, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

What a relaxing summer evening to sit on a screened porch overlooking the water, dining on delicious food! The "extras" that go with the catfish dinner are the best, especially the amazing coleslaw and beans.

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Thank Linda J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 PR 2422, Karnack, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Karnack
  • Phone Number: 903-679-9000

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