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False River, New Roads, LA
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
False River, New Roads, LA
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for the La Tri. Our group are here for lunch after the Tri. It seated our group at 2 separate large tables. Great view of False River and different specials everyday. They even had a “Tri” burger for the triathlon weekend.

Thank JennLynn76
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Morel's is built over the water on false river so enjoy higher end food with an amazing view. The atmosphere is very elegant and was quiet when we were there. The Crawfish Julie and lump crab cakes are extremely good. Already looking forward to next...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 6 August 2017

First time to eat here and the four of us were looking forward to it. The restaurant is located over the water on False River with nice views of the river. The food was so-so. My wife had "Voodoo Shrimp Pasta", which was spaghetti with...More

Thank bayouself
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Food is delicious & we love sitting on False River. Not fancy but you'll enjoy your stay. Good service and very nice folks.

Thank TravelLover716
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We came back to Morel's because it is one of our favorites. Great looking place after remodeling after the flood. There were pro's and con's. Friendly, polite service, good food and very clean, private restrooms. Pro's: My entrée was very good, oyster plate with onion...More

Thank LASouthern_gent
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food is always very good and love to sightsee in this quaint little town. We have been here many times and service is always excellent.

Thank Reywrap
Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

The food was great, servive excellent, the view was wonderful overlooking the water, we had yhe grilled chicken poboy and shrimp poboy, couldn't have asked for anything better...

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 18 August 2014

On pilings IN False River. Great water views. Food is good - not outstanding but atmosphere makes up. Good fish dishes and poboys. Blackened fish dishes topped with crawfish is our favorite. Also the seafood sensation salad topped with oysters, shrimp or catfish. Service has...More

Thank JimR459
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Food was great. Restaurant has just recently been remodeled and looks great. Our hostess, Lauren, is the best.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 10 April 2013

We had to drive about a bit in downtown New Roads to locate the restaurant. It's down an incline right on the shoreline of False River. The food and service was quite good, as was the view of the boat and wildlife activity on the...More

Thank Tay1
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  • Address: False River, New Roads, LA
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Roads
Beautiful setting for sunset dinner. Actually built out over the water, The ducks swim up for a nibble and the view is astonishing. Food was good but not as good as the veiw. The Catfish Begeron was great!
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