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Riverport Barbeque

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201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
+1 903-665-2341
Today
11:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Houston, Texas
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My daughter loved the Swamp fries so much, she had us stop to get an order for the long road home! She has since tried to duplicate them at home.

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Thank kmerricks
Louisiana
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Definitely the best sliced beef ever tasted!!! Get there early because they sell out! I wish we could have tasted the ribs..they were out!

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Thank mtkmd
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Got there late in the afternoon and they were starting to run low on food. I had the brisket and the pulled pork.. Both were INCREDIBLE!

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Thank Jeff C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is the real deal...wonderful chopped beef and sausage, yummy sauce and sides, especially unique is the hot water cornbread...just SO good. Say "Hey" to "The Great One" when you visit-he'll hook you up!

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Thank Victoria S
Riesel, Texas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Had the swamp fries. delicious, I'm a big guy and the regular was big enough for 2 . Really good sauce too.

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Thank Marshall H
Jefferson, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Eating at Riverport is like joining friends and family for a scrumptious meal and a delightful experience.

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Thank tejanaviajadora
Maumelle, Arkansas
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49 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Riverport was recommended by campground host at Johnson Creek park on Lake O' The Pine. What a great place the food is excellent and reasonably priced. Be warned the servings are quiet large. We are both 65+. We split a two meat (Brisket and pulled pork) meal and had to doggy bag some home.

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Thank ArkTraveler72113
Houston
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

After all the rave reviews on this BBQ joint, including 4.5 rating (out of 5.0) on the original TX Monthly top 50, we just had to check out for ourselves. Brisket is superb and ranks easily with Franklin's. Just outstanding. As an afterthought we ordered half order of their famous swamp fries. It is huge! We could not possibly eat... More 

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Thank JFBHouston
Richardson, Texas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

OMG, this is the best bar b que I have ever had. My wife and I go there at least once a week. The servings are so large we split a meal and sometimes the two us can't finish it.

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Thank Steven S
Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Very good bbq sandwich and swamp fries. Also liked the BBQ sauce. Very friendly service. Will be back again!

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Thank tb1205

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 903-665-2341

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