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Waterfront Grill

5201 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4642
+1 318-345-0064
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5201 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4642
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad we came across this restaurant. The food there is so good. I ate the shrimp rakhee over rice and was fabulous. My husband ate the bbq shrimp poboy and really enjoyed that. Service was great and not really priced too bad. Enjoyed the...More

Thank donna p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got tired of chains and fast food on a long cross country trip, trip advisored restaurant on my route, this was close to the interstate and got pretty good reviews, then we got here, spectacular view, crazy good food, plentiful everything and lovely wait staff!...More

Thank dusti2013
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This place serves your average southern cuisine. the service is relatively quick compared to other sit-down restaurants around the area. the food is mostly fried and fatty, but thats the usual down here in LA, every thing is pretty good. beer is cold. nothing sticks...More

Thank ARoberts111
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The guys at the bar are great and there are several tv to watch games but the food is average and forgettable, crab cakes disappointingly mushy. Go for drinks.

Thank Darkbeers
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

They have done a great job here since they opened. I highly recommend this as s stop if you are in Monroe. I had salmon. Just be sure send order it medium rare. You will love it. And as always make sure someone gets the...More

Thank Roy S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Found this off the beaten path joint thanks to a hotel recommendation. Unbelievable setting on the bayou and fantastic meals. Crab cakes, shrimp po boy and the pork chops were all amazing. Our first table we sat at was crammed in a corner with the...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This restaurant has a beautiful setting and great food. Nothing is fried, so there are some wonderful fish dishes and other delights that are healthier than the usual Louisiana restaurant. The service could be better. But the food makes up for it. The Catfish Desiard...More

Thank jcgtune
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Wife & I went to have dinner, even in heavy rain & wind...enthusiastic greeting, seated promptly with good view of Bayou DeSiard. Ordered catfish almandine for her & a ribeye for me. Prompt service good salad; my wife commented that hers-the trout- were not seasoned...More

Thank enochs
Reviewed 9 August 2017

By far one of the old landmarks from a lot of old college days. New and improved used to be the old siesta on Wednesday night .25 cent draft. Now some of the best steaks around. Bayou views just wait tell football season starts sit...More

Thank holliswh
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at waterfront more times than I can mention! It's always been at the top of my list for a good steak, but the last 5-6 times that I've been, I can say that I've been disappointed more each time. The steaks just don't...More

Thank Brenolan
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3 May 2016|
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Response from Janice N | Reviewed this property |
Entrees range from $15-$30, sandwiches/burgers from $9-$15 and salads from $5-$17. Depending on what you order and if you order alcohol, dessert and/or appetizers, the check could range from $15 to $50 per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5201 Desiard St, Monroe, LA 71203-4642
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-345-0064
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