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River Rock Cafe

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Main Road, Roseau, Dominica
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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch at River Rock Cafe. We each had the creole tuna, and it was great! The views from the dining room to the river below are worth the price alone.

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Thank Rjjm1
Paris, France
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94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The view from this cafe, over the river running from Trafalgar falls is gorgeous but we forgot that you wouldn't be able to see it at night, so the location was a bit of a bust for dinner. Furthermore the restaurant seemed a big fan of "mood lighting", low wattage coloured bulbs that made seeing anything impossible. The planteur punches... More 

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Grapevine, Texas, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We went to River Rock cafe after our tour in Dominica. The food was very good specially the goat. My husband and son in law really enjoyed it. The rum punch was delicious and you basically only need one unless you want to take a nap. Very picturesque and beautiful water fall views.

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Thank Dennis V
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

I have noticed that when people come to Dominica, they often want to leave with a bottle of rum. So they go to Pirates and get a bottle of Rum they could probably buy at home but they say its cheaper. To all those tourists/visitors, I would like to point out that while Rum is distilled in Dominica (Machoucherie); the... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Even without a reservation, they accomodated our group and provided an excellent meal. Delicious dinner!

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Massachusetts
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

The view during lunch is a river cascading over large rocks you can explore. It is very caribbean experience. Excellent made to order fresh food. Get the island rum punch. I had the mahimahi.

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Thank psychicE
Raleigh, North Carolina
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

We stopped here during our tour of Dominica. The food was excellent, and fresh. The view was great. We both ordered the MahiMahi, and the portion was huge. We were definitely full when we left.

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Thank REBELJOHN
Norfolk, Virginia
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

This was our lunch spot on a package tour that included the Titou Gorge, hot sulphur pools & Trafalgar Falls. It was delicious in such a pretty setting. Our group had a buffet of local fish stew, Caribbean chicken legs, roasted root veggies, salad & punch. It was probably one of the best meals I had on that particular trip.... More 

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Thank Janet S
Greenville, Sc
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

This was a highlight of our tour of Dominica. The service was fast and the food was excellent. We also enjoyed the peanut rum punch which was an interesting treat.

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Thank Bob H
Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Food is good, but the price hmm it's just a little much for what you get. The view is pretty but honestly not worth a detour. It's not a bad place but they know how to pump money out of tourists and that always leave a little bitter after taste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Roseau, Dominica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominica  >  Saint George Parish  >  Roseau

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?