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River Grill At The Alisal

150 Alisal Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2802
+1 805-688-7784
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
$$ - $$$
150 Alisal Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2802
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty of good home style cooking and courteous service there was complementary coffee and hot chocolate every morning

Thank 17mile
Reviewed 1 May 2017

A beautiful setting and gathering spot! We drove there after church because of a recommendation from friends. Our group of 5 all enjoyed our Sunday lunch. The salmon oriental style salad was delicious as was the cream of turkey soup. The service was great and...More

Thank ufdahgal
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

An absolutely stunning view for breakfast. The large patio is a great way to take in the rolling hills. Nothing fancy, basic patio, but good friendly service and good solid breakfast.

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We live in Solvang and go here regularly. It has a large deck adjacent to the golf course and it's nice to sit outside at tables with umbrellas for shade on hot days. Indoor seating is comfortable on very hot days. They no longer serve...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Today I had breakfast here, and previously enjoyed lunch. Located at the Alisal Golf Course, this place has a great view and great patio. They make a very nice breakfast, with a lot of choices. I had the California Omelet, and someone else had the...More

Thank Ace90266
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have been to the Alisal River Grill many times over the years. There is both indoor and outdoor dining at the restaurant that overlooks a beautiful golf course. The food is consistently excellent and reasonably priced. If you go for lunch, you really need...More

Thank badgerlair
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The River Grill is a beautiful restaurant located on the golf course with spectacular views and friendly staff. Sit back relax and enjoy. There are a variety of items on the menu and everyone I have had is delightful. The BBQ Chicken salad is my...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 4 April 2016

River Grill is a wonderful restaurant for breakfast. Excellent hot meals. Quickly served. Beautiful views of the golf greens and surrounding hills. Easy parking. Close to downtown. I live in downtown Solvang and it is wonderful to be able to enjoy this restaurant with family...More

Thank 291belinda
River Grill M, Manager at River Grill At The Alisal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2016

Hello Belinda, Thank you very much for the wonderful compliments and comments. Our local friends ARE like family to us and we appreciate you all!! We are known as the "hidden gem" of Solvang and we continue to strive for personal service and excellent food...More

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and very friendly. We both had the California omelette and it was delicious, complete with hash browns and fruit. Lovely breakfast and great service

Thank lanzie99
River Grill M, Manager at River Grill At The Alisal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2016

Hello Lanzie99,, Thank you for visiting us at the Alisal River Grill! We pride ourselves on excellent service and delicious food! We look forward to having you dine with us again in the future! Warm regards,

Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Golf Course restaurant, with attentive & cheerful staff. Food was well prepared and the menu had something for everybody. Pretty typical golf course cuisine. We were looking for a decent restaurant that didn't serve pastries or waffles. This restaurant was recommended by locals. Staff was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
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: 150 Alisal Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2802
    (Oak St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-7784
The River Grill is located at The Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort.
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