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Back Porch

American, Bar
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15659 Marina Drive, Montgomery, TX
936-588-5556
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good, waitress was really nice and the patio was fun! The A/C unit broke and there was alot of water in the womens bathroom because of it. Other than that, we had a ggod time here.

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Thank Ingridc7273
London, Canada
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524 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Really like sitting outside on the porch. Had the crawfish They were cooked right and big in size. Potato was really spicy Also had fajitas and they were really good. Service was excellent.

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Thank dan459us
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

While the view was good and the band sounded great!! That is allll i can say was good. I had to ask for water 3 times before the manager brought it out, we ordered chips/salsa as an appetizer that didn't come out till after our meal again by the manager. The waitress only checked on us once. I asked for... More 

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Thank Jacqueline T
Friendswood, Texas
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245 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Great Lake view and that's it. Dirty, understaffed and very average food. Wings were dry. Fries not noteworthy. I probably won't return, not even for view.

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Thank Rick F
Texas
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

It's a lake bar/resto - great place to hang out by the lake - when bugs are in season [ crawfish] they do a great job on'em - beer is cold, servie a tad slow, but staff are noce , burgers good,. Very much a "locals" joint, but worth the stop. Not as pretentious as some of the other lake... More 

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Thank statsman007
Texas
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Just your standard Which Which. It's a clean restaurant with friendly staff. Just what you would expect.

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Thank sueandmikeg
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121 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Unimpressed! We have eaten there three or four times and it's always mediocre. Wait staff. Favors the regulars. The burger was okay, bug not great. Salads are flat and boring.

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Thank Arlene F
Montgomery, Alabama
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Have visited several times, generally with friends. The service is really, really bad. We once sat for more than a half hour AFTER drinks were ordered while watching our server bounce around from lap to lap of various male patrons. We finally gave up and left after it was obvious she wasn't going to wait on us. I refuse to... More 

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Thank k p
Birmingham, Alabama
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

My friend and I decided to stop by the Back Porch for lunch. When we entered, we met with the smell of cigarette smoke. We did not realize that smoking was allowed as we did not see a sign to that effect. Nevertheless we headed through the main area and went to the porch and sat down --thinking the smell... More 

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Thank Honey1946
Eastland, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Great hamburgers at an icehouse type location on the lake. Indoor dining and patio dining are both available. Casual environment with good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15659 Marina Drive, Montgomery, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: 936-588-5556

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