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    City: La Place
    110 Frenier (I-10 Exit 209) La Place, LA 70068
    Memorable tour in privately owned swamp with abundant wildlife. Experienced, local guides offer exciting tour of the Manchac Swamp. Leave with Extraordinary Memories! 27 Miles from Downtown New...
    City: Convent
    6554 LA Hwy. 44, River Road Convent, LA 70723
    Located less than an hour from New Orleans and Baton Rouge LA between Gonzales and LaPlace Louisiana, in the middle of the historic plantation and cajun country. Poche Plantation Bed and Breakfast...
    City: La Place
    3900 Hwy. 51 La Place, LA 70068
    Southern "home" cooking. Breakfast buffet starting at 5am daily. Lunch buffet begins at 11am and features items such as the best fried chicken, smothered pork chops, butter...
    City: Donaldsonville
    206 Railroad Ave Donaldsonville, LA 70346
    Steak, Seafood, Poboys, Plate Lunches Mon-Wed 11am-2pm Thurs-Sat 11am-2pm; 5pm-until
    City: Reserve
    719 W 10th St Reserve, LA 70084
    City: Paulina
    3409 LA Hwy. 3125 Paulina, LA 70763
    Family-friendly dining, full bar and Cajun cooking at its best. Specializing in steaks, oyster and all kinds of burgers. Plate lunches.
    City: Prairieville
    18592 Perkins Road Prairieville, LA 70769
    Over 500 of the Best Louisiana Foods, Spices & Gifts. Featuring Turduckens, Deep Fried Turkey, Live & Boiled Crawfish, Boudins, Cajun Sausage, Gumbo, Louisiana Themed Baskets & more.
    City: Gonzales
    1500 Hwy 30 Gonzales, LA 70737
    Mike Anderson’s Seafood Restaurant originally began as Mike Anderson’s College Town Seafood & Oyster Bar in November 1975. Mike’s first menu only offered a small selection...
    City: Gonzales
    38349 Cornerview Road Gonzales, LA 70737
    Cypress Cottage built in 1880 Private dead end road on 3 acres of land 2 bedrooms, 1 bath Kitchen, linens, washer and dryer Fully furnished, completely renovated.

The Greater River Road Area sits outside of Baton Rouge in Plantation Country. The towns of Gonzales, Darrow, Sorrento, Vacherie and more make up this region. The area showcases the history of River Road’s once highly influential landowners on a winding path that leads to the state’s political seat. Add to that the capital city’s downtown with award-winning restaurants and a thriving Arts and Entertainment District and you’ve discovered the area’s vibrant personality. The art of cooking was perfected inside plantation kitchens, where mansion restaurants today serve mouthwatering seafood paired with glorious sides such as Creole tomato risotto. From music festivals to antebellum plantations like Oak Alley, Houmas House, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Evergreen Plantation to name a few, the Greater River Road offers a glimpse into this unique area of Louisiana.