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River's Edge Cafe

18 W Downer Pl, Aurora, IL 60506-5135
+1 630-897-3343
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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18 W Downer Pl, Aurora, IL 60506-5135
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

lovely little cafe I enjoy it very much the patio over looking to river is relaxing on warm days , I am a big fan of the vanilla bean latte

Thank David H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Stop by for lunch, they have a variety of sandwiches and they are big sized! Eat on the deck overlooking the river in a quiet secluded nook - very relaxing.

Thank Ann P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great place along the river to meet with friends to have a bite to eat and/or drink. Love the patio!

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times with friends, but tonight was with my family during Aurora's First Friday. Cozy, friendly atmosphere. In the summer, the patio overlooking the river is just beautiful!

Thank EganFamily46
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a cute place for coffee and bagels or sandwiches. It sit along the Prairie Path in downtown Aurora, so you can go for a bike ride and stop there for a bite to eat or drink. Love the brick and it feels older...More

Thank LKC91
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I was early picking up my husband from the train station and decided to stop. It was fantastic. The staff were wonderful and so was the coffee.

Thank GinaDunlap
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place is great! The staff, atmosphere, coffee, and food are top notch! I highly recommend River's Edge Cafe. Sit on the deck and sip tea or coffee and relax.

Thank 749travel
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Loved the small town feel of this place and the menu selection. Great spot to enjoy coffee and a snack.

Thank Budmon
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great downtown Aurora location and nice atmosphere at this riverside cafe. They offer indoor seating along with outdoor seating in both the front and back of the cafe. Nice selection of sandwiches and salads along with muffins and cookies. Been there several times already and...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2016

This is my 3rd visit to River's Edge. Had the breakfast BLT and was not disappointed! Fresh and savory! Great spot to relax and catch up on your email while watching the river!

Thank dynamicbroker
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 W Downer Pl, Aurora, IL 60506-5135 (Formerly River's Edge)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-897-3343
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