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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%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (48 reviews)
“potato salad” (18 reviews)
“bbq beans” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
201 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2131
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Reviews (222)
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41 - 50 of 222 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2016

This was our first time here and " The Great 1" guided us through the menu. A must have are the famous swamp fries. Fries with bacon ,onions, jalapeño ,cheese and we had pulled pork on top! WOW. A meal by themselves. But of course...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Here in Texas there's a lot of great barbecue restaurants so it's fun to try different ones. This place has excellent barbecue and all the trimmings. Service and value were good. It's so good that people though have to wait for a table or get...More

Thank BushkaTexas
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Our family (kids and grandkids) loved it so much we ate here two days in a row! Absolutely delicious and worth the drive to Jefferson! Between the nine of us we sampled just about everything on the menu and enjoyed every bite Can't wait to...More

Thank handhcindy
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The food is excellent here is you like a wide variety of meats and tailoring options. Folks who want to eat healthy and have BBQ also still have good options here, with the wide variety of meats, sauce on the side, and sweet potato options....More

Thank GeraldNissley
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. Had chopped brisket sandwich with delicious barbecue sauce. I loved my fried cornbread. So good. Everyone at our table loved their food.

Thank Cowan27
Reviewed 6 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.

Thank kmerricks
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!

Thank mtkmd
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!

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 1 August 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!

Thank Victoria S
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.

Thank Marshall H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 19:00
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
  • E-mail
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