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Mohawk Tavern

704 Louisville Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5928
+1 318-322-9275
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (19 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
704 Louisville Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5928
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Reviewed 4 days ago

....seafood, gumbo, fresh shucked oysters, and even the Italian cuisine is great. My favorite for the last 59 years is their fish sandwich with draft beer served in a frosted mug. Can't beat the seafood platter for a succulent variety or their shrimp salad. It's...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on this place quite by accident and will definitely make it a point to come back. Old fashioned charm and excellent seafood! Service was exceptional!!

Thank foskerella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite places in Monroe—love the friendly service, good food, old time atmosphere. Great fried shrimp, shrimp salad, oysters, gumbo.

Thank annsP4217DX
Reviewed 3 July 2018

My wife and I had been to the Mohawk about 35 years ago, and it seemed to be exactly like it was then. The food had generous servings; I had fried catfish. It was just what you hope for in a Southern seafood place. Our...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We sought out this place after stumbling upon it by accident on an overnight stay passing through on vacation. We fell in love with the charm of the physical restaurant and the employees. Down home southern authentic Louisiana cuisine. The best kind of place, surprisingly...More

Thank bizimommy
Reviewed 5 March 2018

You'll never tell people about the fancy oyster bar you just went to. Or the fancy seafood restaurant. However, if you want local authentic, this is the place. It's a bar with a restaurant. It's famous for its oysters, and rightly so. The waiters are...More

Thank mcg6637
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Daughter & I had lunch last week, both ordering the seafood gumbo & the half italian salad. As usual, the gumbo was outstanding, service prompt & the salad great as usual. You have to be a relative of a waiter to work there, I'm told....More

Thank enochs
Reviewed 27 December 2017

In 1968, my very first real “car date” was dinner and a movie. While I don’t remember the name of the latter, the name of the former was to Mohawk Tavern on Louisville Ave. in Monroe---and the food was exceptional (as much as I could...More

Thank ioumore
Reviewed 20 July 2017

great old dive that has been a mainstay to of Monroe since before I was born. The waiters still wear the white jackets. The men's bathroom is still outside, which tells you how old the building is. They have stuffed shrimp , great gumbo and...More

Thank Cindyingramphotos
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The seafood is always delicious and their house salad and dressing is very unique. Dined there for birthday and ordered my first steak ever from there and it was cooked to perfection! Not a fancy place at all but the food and drinks are divine!...More

Thank Jimmie H
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Susie C
19 December 2014|
Response from jrsmith8 | Reviewed this property |
I have never eaten gumbo at the Mohawk. I mainly order softshell crabs which are delicious. I do note that the Mohawk's gumbo won "Best of Delta" in 2010 so obviously four years ago many people thought it was very good. The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 Louisville Ave, Monroe, LA 71201-5928
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-322-9275
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