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Riverport Barbeque

201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
+1 903-665-2341
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (62 reviews)
“potato salad” (23 reviews)
“bbq beans” (12 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Riverport is the go-to place for BBQ and much more. Their catfish is also excellent. This is a family-owned business and always consistently awesome. You can't go wrong eating at Riverport.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights in Jefferson to getaway from Big D chaos! Went here for lunch, based on the owners of the B&B we were staying at recommendation. We had ribs (pork) and brisket for lunch. The ribs were fall-off the boe tender with only...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sliced beef sandwich was the best looking brisket I've ever seen, and it tasted as good as it looked. The toasted bun was also excellent. We got the swamp fries without knowing what to expect, and the half order was more than enough for...More

Thank HumanFamily
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Stopped in by chance and had some of the best BBQ. Generous portions, very inexpensive, and quick service. These folks know how to prepare quality BBQ and it's clear that they take pride in it. Go to Jefferson Texas and get some good BBQ from...More

Thank JC1120
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We got the full rack of ribs, cajun fries and some sliced beef sandwiches which were great. The ribs were meaty with not a lot of fat just the way I like them. Slaw a was good too. This is one of those places you...More

Thank mark b
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent choice for our Saturday lunch! I had the turkey sandwich and sweet potato fries ... GREAT! and my husband had the sliced brisket, potato salad and fried okra....his was REALLY GOOD also. It was crowded and had limited seating so we shared a table...More

Thank Teressa M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This restaurant was highly recommended to us from locals and they were spot on. We had the ribs and they were outstanding. They fell off the bone. We ordered the 4 pc rib dinner and wished we had known it would be that much food...More

Thank Nicki S
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We ate dinner here one night on a Tuesday at about 5pm. They close at 6pm or when the food runs out so get there early. The 4rib plate had huge ribs and sides were good too. Loved it.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We stopped there on a MONDAY (Beware!! Closed on Mondays) but we had heard great reviews, so we returned on TUESDAY (Beware!! they close early) we are used to Houston area where whey stay open late. So we had to order and eat in a...More

1  Thank Abel G
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Had lunch there, twice. Really good BBQ and sauce. Kick back attitude, usually crowded , esp. On weekends. Go early. Large plates of food, I hD turkey and it was super yummy.

Thank delyn35
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25 September 2017|
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Response from E9777CMbrianr | Reviewed this property |
Like the others said you will have to call them to make sure. Great place to eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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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