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Rip's Seafood Restaurant

1917 Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448-5830
+1 985-727-2829
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“trout” (12 reviews)
“brie soup” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1917 Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448-5830
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Rips on a Thursday night. Had a whole area of the restaurant with 5 friends to ourselves. Had delicious drinks and a wonderful meal with excellent service. We stayed way too long and the staff did not rush us. They continued to spoil...More

Thank Dana V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had out 50th wedding anniversary there this year in the private room on the 3rd floor. The owner worked with us to offer a great menu. On Thursdays they offer .25 cent martinis with a full luncheon meal.

Thank gmcajun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious dinner! Great prices. Easy access. Beautiful view of Lake Ponchatrain. Service was excellent.will go back often.

Thank Brunoee
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Have not eaten here in years, and couldn't begin to tell you why, but so glad we rediscovered Rips. We choose it for our anniversary date and it meet all our expectations. We ate out on the porch overlooking the lake. Even in the midst...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Decent selection of Louisiana favorites. Weather permitting go to the outside, especially at sunset.

Thank Dci D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Delicious menu and drinks and if weather permits, sit on porch for a beautiful view of the Lake. We have a wonderful experience.

Thank dpshepard
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We recently went to a birthday party at Rip's and my husband, father in law and I were very disappointed in the way it was handled. We wanted to order food before the guests arrived because we were early and they wouldn't let us order...More

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Rips has excellent food and a beautiful view of the lake. Love the soft-shell crabs, and the fried crab claws are delicious. The service is very good. The ambience is one of, if not THE nicest on the North Shore. But, you do pay for...More

Thank samjust08
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I rarely rate anything as excellent but the fried seafood we had was so good it was like I remembered from long ago. The setting is romantic on the porch with a full view of Lake Pontchartrain. We loved it so much that we will...More

Thank Texastravelers94
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful of the lake. Trout was delicious with crabmeat in a lemon caper sauce and service was stellar.

Thank 504Gal
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Michael G
26 January 2017|
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Response from Cheryl H | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but check the disability access if your party has some folks that need it.
21 April 2016|
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Response from Sam S | Reviewed this property |
Hours of Operation Wednesday 11:00AM – 9:00 PM Thursday 11:00AM – 9:00 PM Friday 11:00AM – 10:00 PM Saturday 11:00AM – 10:00PM Sunday 11:00AM – 9:00PM Closed New Year’s Eve Day & New Year’s Day Fourth of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1917 Lakeshore Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448-5830
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Mandeville
  • Phone Number: +1 985-727-2829
South Louisiana Seafood cuisine
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