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211 Private Road 2422, Karnack, TX 75661-1432
+1 903-679-9000
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“hush puppies” (44 reviews)
“coleslaw” (25 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
211 Private Road 2422, Karnack, TX 75661-1432
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Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

We found a brochure for this place at our Bed & Breakfast in Marshall & drove out to give it a try! Great view of the lake, great service, good seafood!! We split the fried domestic fish & shrimp and onion rings. It was plenty...More

1  Thank Bretmcbunch
Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

This was our second time to eat there and it was just as delicious as the first time! The first time we went was during our trip to Jefferson in October 2013 and we made a promise to ourselves to come back. The Caddo style...More

Thank TxGirl1973
Reviewed April 7, 2015

I had heard so many good things about this restaurant, but to much of my surprise it was awful. The fish was cooked too long and so made it hard. Slaw had way too much mayo in it. Hush puppies was good. We ask for...More

Thank TexasRose53
Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

We went over Texas spring break with a party of 10. One entree was free as the shrimp served was rancid. We still paid an average of almost $22 per person. (That's with their sampler appetizer, the gator eggs appetizer, one slice of cake, 2...More

1  Thank Mjh0715
Reviewed February 20, 2015

Riverbend has got to have the best fried catfish (order the off the menu "domestic" catfish) and hushpuppies that I have ever had. Their sides of beans and cole slaw were also superb. Service was fantastic. The owner is very friendly and made us feel...More

1  Thank hopper118
Reviewed February 13, 2015

On a previous visit to Caddo, we ate 3 of our 4 meals here. Expecting the same level of food we were looking forward to dining here for the fried catfish. Fish was so thin & over cooked it was difficult to cut the fish....More

3  Thank kftw
Reviewed January 28, 2015

We had the most wonderful time at Riverbend the service was Great and the food was wonderful. We enjoyed food out on the deck looking over the river. Portions of food were huge All you can eat on coleslaw, beans and hushpuppies. Had Grilled shrimp,...More

1  Thank 007me
Reviewed January 25, 2015

Service was lacking never got appetizers... My wife had grilled shrimp and had to wash them off in her water glass because they were too salty to eat. I had fried shrimp were ok but not worth he price for small shrimp. My cocktail sauce...More

2  Thank mpd230
Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband and I found this place by mistake and so we thought we would try it. It is on Caddo Lake. We sat out on the balcony over looking the water. The view was why I have it 2 stars. The view was great....More

1  Thank Shana L
Reviewed October 19, 2014

Highly recommend for it for food and atmosphere especially the screened in outdoor deck on the lake.

1  Thank lmclillly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Private Road 2422, Karnack, TX 75661-1432
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Karnack
  • Phone Number: +1 903-679-9000
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