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River's Restaurant

2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
+1 970-928-8813
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

The waiter, the VERY young bus boy were very quick, efficient & nice. Very impressive staff!! My husband loved the meatloaf. I had the ahi tuna. Also, very good! Just an overall great experience!

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We went to the River's Restaurant for our anniversary. We love this place. We were welcomed by the staffed as we walked into the door with a "Happy Anniversary and a SMILE" This place is located down by the river. You have the choice of...More

Thank WSCo1234
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I read reviews & was not sure what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised. Atmosphere is comfortable with space between tables in the dining room. Additionally, there is a spacious lounge/bar, patio/deck with view of the river, & an area that can accommodate a large...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 20 June 2016

As we sat in this restaurant waiting for our drinks, my wife and I looked around, and my comment was, "Well, the proprietor is definitely not putting the profits back into the physical plant." It's one of those places, you know, that ignore the windows,...More

Thank dbuddha
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The food here was very good. It was our 4th visit here. It is a nice family friendly restaurant, and we were able to eat out on the patio. The staff was very pleasant. I would recommend River's to anyone!

Thank Coloradojayme
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The manager at our hotel recommended River's Restaurant for Dinner. The view along the river is great, but the dining room needs some updating. The dinner salad was better than most restaurants. The pesto chicken was even good. Here's where the review goes downhill. Our...More

Thank lynma
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

The food here is mediocre to say the least, I had a dried fruit salad that was more like a gummy bear salad, marinated in heavy dressing. I had a sugar high from this meal. My husband had the meatloaf and just wanted to get...More

Thank visbar
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Wanted a fine dining experience and found it to be only average. Nice location and nice table setting. Service was all right. Colorado meatloaf was unique and not bad. Vegetables were carrots and beets, is that a Colorado thing? Wife had salad with a piece...More

Thank Waywardtexans
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Great food , service and view . Sirloin was yummy !! Fish n chips was great .. Was on a special dinner .

Thank Shawnda F
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

When we first arrived we had to wait ten minutes for the hostess to greet and seat us. Waiters that passed by kept telling us that she would be right back. We were seated outside at a cheap plastic table and chairs that looked like...More

Thank Sastauffer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: Free Ride Glenwood bus or Taxi service
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-928-8813
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