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Riverfront Barbeque

300 Water St, Augusta, ME 04330-4620
+1 207-622-8899
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (41 reviews)
“pulled pork” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
300 Water St, Augusta, ME 04330-4620
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We go here periodically over the years starting way back when they opened as an off-shoot to the awesome Beale St Barbeque. In any case my most recent visit was in June of 2017. The beef brisket was beyond "shredded". It was rather macerated really....More

Thank Maine207
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my family while passing through the area. We all enjoyed our food. I had a cup of cauliflower soup which came with a piece of the jalapeño cornbread. Both were great. I shared a platter with my husband with pulled...More

Thank gandycat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great BBQ food, the sauce is homemade and so unique and SO delicious!!!! All of their selections are very good! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tasty food, friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere, good value for the money. They have a diverse menu, which is a plus too.

Thank Marriedwchildrn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The aroma when you enter will make you even more hungry! There was a wait, so we went upstairs to the lounge, (which was more fun) where we enjoyed our ribs and sandwich along with a nice Pinot and nice music. Food is awesome!

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was very friendly and a great help in choosing are meals. The food was in the top ten of barbeque I have eaten. Highly recommend

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was on the list that the hotel gave us. We didn't want any of the chain places. Down town and very good. The pulled pork was yummy

Thank Jamsam12
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Riverfront Barbeque not only has great food but their Russian Lemonade is sooooo good! I've never been disappointed with this place!

1  Thank Niki P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Just had ribs for supper here and they were great! Had tried the pulled pork awhile back, and loved it, but tonight we felt like ribs. They were just fantastic - big, meaty, and not dripping in sauce. Just out of the smoker, they had...More

1  Thank travveller95
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Spent the weekend in Augusta for my sons college bowling tournament. Checked out Riverfronts menu and were excited to give it a try. Met with friendly staff. And seated within minutes. Food was outstanding and had a very helpful waiter. Very pleased and will point...More

Thank Linda T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Water St, Augusta, ME 04330-4620
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Augusta
  • Phone Number: +1 207-622-8899
  • E-mail
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