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$$ - $$$American, ,
700 W Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61103-2173
+1 815-282-3033
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
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“chicken” (5 reviews)
“rock river” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 W Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61103-2173
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

The wife and I go here every year for our anniversary. Food is excellent. We especially like the seafood selections. Ambiance is tops. Outdoor eating is available in warmer months. Located on a bluff, high above the Rock River. Private tables/rooms available. Wonderful buffet. Full...More

Thank ray e
Reviewed 24 September 2017

My niece got married yesterday and had her reception at the Cliffbreakers. I have to admit I was a little nervous about her having it there with all of the issues that have been going on there. This once was a premier place to go...More

Thank nutsandlunes
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This hotel need to be shut down and renovated. It has potential but the ownership/management doesn't seem to care about the building. The property is in complete disrepair and dirty. When you walk through the main floor hallways your feet stick to the carpeting, I...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Polite, friendly service. The overall building and grounds need TLC in places. Enjoyed the over all charm

1  Thank tinajune2014
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Terrible. The food was barely edible and I felt sick afterward. To give you an example, the chicken looked like frozen, breaded chicken you would find at a grocery store in a Banquet box. The potatoes and vegetables were so over cooked that they were...More

1  Thank jgreening
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This was the worst dining experience I have ever had. Every Friday my family will try a different restaurant in Rockford and so far all of them were a great experience. I ordered the fish and what a joke, it was swimming in grease and...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This was by thee best breskfast ive had @ any hotel ive been to. Adam's food was amazing. When ever our company is the area The Cliffbreaker Riverside Resort is highly recommended. I may have to reconsider if i Chef/Cook adam isnt cooking my food....More

Thank Silkorage
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We live in Wisconsin and hadn't been to Cliffbreakers in 15 years. We wanted to take my mom & dad out for brunch and thought the view would be nice. The view was the only good thing. Selection was minimal at best. Ham and turkey...More

4  Thank Lem3
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Will never go here again. Waited in line 20 minutes with a reservation then waited 20 minutes for a waitress who never came. Went up to the bar to order instead. There was very little choices of food and it was barely warm. Then when...More

4  Thank Abate1
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Hardly any variety, the smallest salad bar I have ever seen. Food was way over cooked. The price was outrages ... could have gone to the Abbey and had a wonderful, brunch for $1.50 more. Service sucked....had to go to the bar to finally pay...More

2  Thank Steve M
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6 February 2015|
Response from saltnlite | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they still do. My suggestion is to call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 W Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61103-2173
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-282-3033
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