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Whiskey River

1365 Henderson Levee Road, Henderson, LA 70517
+1 337-228-2277
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Fantastic

This place is amazing. The music was incredible. The vibe was great. And the people very nice. We... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
TockShaa
,
Austin, Texas, United States
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Cajun Culture and Zydeco Music

If you want to experience local cajun culture and a wonderful time listening to Zydeco Music you... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Amber L
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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Live Cajun & Zydeco music dancehall, overlooking the Atchafalaya Basin, open EVERY Sunday from 3-9 p.m. with LIVE local music from 4-8 p.m.! Come "pass a good time" with us on the levee cher! Allons Danser! Must be 21+ to enter!
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“zydeco music” (4 reviews)
“great music” (5 reviews)
“levee” (8 reviews)
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1365 Henderson Levee Road, Henderson, LA 70517
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+1 337-228-2277
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The music was incredible. The vibe was great. And the people very nice. We had a wonderful time. The view of the bayou behind the stage is awesome. I will go back.

Thank TockShaa
Reviewed 3 August 2017

If you want to experience local cajun culture and a wonderful time listening to Zydeco Music you have got to visit Whiskey River. Located on the Levee in Henderson, you will experience some of South Louisiana's best zydeco music and a wonderful afternoon of dancing....More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We ate burgers from the van outside before joining mostly local folk drinking beer and dancing to a band playing fast zydeco and cajun music in this ramshackle bar and hall on the edge of the Atchafalaya swamp on a Sunday afternoon. Nothing like it!...More

Thank FulhamPete
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Wish I could give this five stars, but, smoking inside and cat urine? smell was uncomfortable. The band was so good though that we stayed for quite a while.

Thank Duretta L
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I am amazed how little reviewed this great place is. It was a highlight of our trip to the South. This is a real experience. Great music in a place right out of a movie. Locals come in pickup trucks and cowboy boots dancing to...More

Thank baywanderer
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

First off, thank you for taking time to share your review with us!! We appreciate your kind words of support and are thrilled to hear of your enjoyable experience with us!! We pride ourselves on our authenticity from our atmosphere to our entertainment and customers...More

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My mom and I love zydeco and we drive down from Dallas at least twice a year to come see Geno Delafose play here. It's a really cool little hole in the wall. It's right on the levee and the scenery is really cool. It's...More

Thank suzy_que79
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

First of all, thank you so much for taking time to share your review with us!! We are thrilled to hear of your enjoyable experiences with us and are proud to know that everything we do keeps you coming back! It's people like you and,...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

Our trip to the Whiskey River Landing was great fun and the "live" music was great. The dancing wasn't bad either and the drinks were a very good price.More

1  Thank johnbR6195ZO
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

First off, we'd like to thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We are glad to know that you enjoyed your afternoon with us, as well as the entertainment of the evening! We hope to see you again on the levee...More

Reviewed 27 April 2016

Super place for dancing but a little and listening to local music,maybe a little rough around the edges.More

Thank Sheila F
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We are happy to hear of your enjoyable afternoon of dancing at our venue but are not exactly sure how to take the "a little rough around the edges" comment from you. We pride...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

You will get the experience of Cajun music and dancing in a locals dance hall. Great music and learn the two stepMore

1  Thank Nicole N
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Thank you for taking time to share your review with us! We are happy to hear of your enjoyed experience with us and hope to have you join us again for a Sunday afternoon of authentic Cajun fun! Much levee love to you! Allons danser...More

Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

If you are in the area and have even a passing interest in Cajun music, then a visit to the Whiskey River Landing on a Sunday afternoon is a must. The location and setting are extraordinary and the welcome we received from the regulars was...More

Thank janiceandbryn
Whiskey R, Public Relations Manager at Whiskey River, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2015

First off, thank you for taking time to share your review with us!! We are thrilled to hear of your much enjoyed experience with us! And we completely agree...our regulars ROCK! ;-) We hope to have you join us again for another Sunday afternoon of...More

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SMBurnett
11 February 2016|
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Response from Nicole N | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not! This place is like the Wild Wild West, anything goes.... Smokin, drinkin, dancin, you name it! Plenty of 10 gallon hats and guys with knives and guns on thier hips. Great music and a ton of fun. Go there... More
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Mike A
28 December 2015|
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Response from Whiskey R | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response Mike. We aren't available to answer online inquiries on Sundays. If you are still looking for directions please feel free to reach us through email. Thanks!
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