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Riverbend Restaurant

202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
+1 706-647-9738
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (29 reviews)
“hush puppies” (15 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
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Reviews (50)
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Heard about how great the catfish was at this out of the way restaurant and was not disappointed. Will be going back to this gem. The food and service was excellent!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

I represented a church group of 17, having made reservations in advance with full intent to enjoy great food per recommendations. That, in addition to the serving being hot, was all that was positive about the dining experience. Our reservation was for 5p.m. We were...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

They serve you Family Style. Be sure to order fillet fish or it will come as Whole Fish. Great service. Hot & Fresh food

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We went tonight for the very first time excited to try the all talked about Riverbend restaurant . We came with a party of 13 and waited for it to open in a long line of people before 5 o'clock p.m. We were seated by...More

Reviewed 24 November 2016

Riverbend is a great restaurant overlooking the Flint River. The fried catfish is superb as are the hushpuppies. Be aware this is probably not the place to go if you are counting calories or watching what you eat. Most of the dishes are fried, and...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It was delicious and we had fast friendly service. Catfish,cole slaw,hush puppies and french fries were all good as usual.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

We took my mother-in-law to River Bend for her 89th birthday We had about 8 people in our party. We waited about 15 minutes to be seated and really enjoyed the beautiful view of the Flint River from the back deck. Waitress and food arrived...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Right on the North Fork of the South Platt River in Bailey. It's worth the drive for the Lasagna but everything on the menu is great. You'll love the outdoor patio.

Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've been eating at this restaurant since it opened many decades ago. Food has never changed. It is wonderfully prepared and very enjoyable. Catfish are always cooked to perfection but I always add just a touch of salt to mine. Best slaw and homemade French...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here for years. The food was good but the building is going downhill. Needs a good scrub down. Weeds and vines are over taking the front. The wheel chair ramp has a big thorn rosebush growing over it. The railing is...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Riverbend Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286-3284
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomaston
  • Phone Number: +1 706-647-9738
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