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“Not happy”

Judge's Riverside Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 117 Restaurants in Morganton
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Beyond great food, Judge's Riverside has a great atmosphere. From the wood and stone materials inside to the decks and serene river view outside, you'll enjoy more than just the taste. Click the images below to learn more...
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and myself had dined and Judges Riverside more than once and the service is usually pretty good but lately we have noticed a decline in service and the food has been less then desirable. We ordered the chicken tenders plate my tenders were undercooked and bake potato was over cooked. Needless to say we want be dining here again.

Thank 590gloriar
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stopped on way back from Linville Gorge for dinner. It was too cold to sit outside, but the river is right there. Menu provided plenty of choices. The specialty was BBQ. They were out of the brisket, so I got ribs. They were not baby back, but spare ribs. We also ordered wings, which were fairly good and grilled. Rueben was also good and burger ok. Fried pickles were excellent. No craft beers, just bottled domestic and Heineken.

Overall, I'd say pretty decent, but nothing outstanding.

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Thank DGStravels
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Had a taste for BBQ so I ordered the small pulled pork plate with potato salad and red slaw. It was all delicious. The BBQ was moist and tasty. Potato salad and slaw complimented the BBQ.

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Thank John E
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch on the deck on a lovely afternoon, overlooking the river. Nice view of river. We split The Judge between 2 of us. The pork was pretty good, the ribs were very hard to get the meat off the bone and the chicken was ok. It wasn't that bus. The parking lot was completely full, but we don't know where people were, there was lots of empty tables on a Sunday at lunch. Service was very slow, but we saw better service at other tables. The deck could use some cleaning of spider webs. It was a disappointment, places with a nice water view are hard to find. If we returned I would just stick to the BBQ pork.

Thank Debbi D
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I visited Judge's with a group. We had reservations and were seated promptly on the porch when we arrived with an excellent view of the river. The onion rings are made on the premises and are excellent and recommended as is the smoked half chicken which was tender and flavorful. Large salad bar. Service at one table in our group was a little slow.

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Thank Jim R
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