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River Grill

55 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
+1 530-581-2644
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (22 reviews)
“halibut tacos” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
55 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Service, a smile and attending to the paying customer goes a long way to a good tip.not happening tonight regardless of $$$ food. Don't pass on attitude with customers

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Packed at 5:00 for Happy Hour with a good looking crowd on a rainy day. We had dinner by the fireplace with a view of the river. The food and service were great. We have been here before and will go again when in the...More

1  Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 17 September 2017

They do a really great job here. Good ambience inside and even better on the deck. It's a friendly, welcoming place. It has probably the most varied menu in the Tahoe City area. Easy to come back to. Each night there is a different Halibut...More

1  Thank geoffmcdowell519
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We arrived before our reservation so decided to take advantage of the happy hour specials (the fried green beans are great!). It was a warm evening so we moved outside on the deck for dinner. We had the halibut dinner special and halibut tacos. Both...More

1  Thank Jody G
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

There are a few were in fewer places along Lake Tahoe to be able to have an outdoor meal. The food and the service is very good, especially their burgers, zucchini sticks, and drinks. The hula pie is huge and enough for four people to...More

1  Thank colby j
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We weren't even half-way through our salads when our waiter brought our main course. Prompt service is good; rushed because the kitchen is anticipating a larger crowd is unacceptable. Fortunately our server handled our request to re-fire the meals. Unfortunately, my wife's salad, mixed greens,...More

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Nice setting outside on deck overlooking Truckee River. The service was on par and salad was enough for 2 people! Got the fish special and that, too, was delicious. The live music topped the night off!

1  Thank Alise F
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The River Grill is a fine restaurant located in Tahoe City. As with most of the upscale restaurants there, it has a patio with a view of the water, although in this case it's the river, not the lake. It's a very pleasant setting. The...More

Thank mikep244
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Last minute stop going through town. They squeezed us onto the patio on a weeknight. The view and atmosphere was nice and family friendly. Three of us had the pork chop and ate every bite.

1  Thank Christie M
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The food was so great and the atmosphere awesome! The service was right on! Great desserts! Ask for a table by the river.

1  Thank dmcrp5
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Kathy M
14 January 2017|
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Response from HF-SantaFe | Reviewed this property |
The River Grill is particularly good at calling back to discuss the time & date of the reservation. Just call and leave your number.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-581-2644
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