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The Riverview Restaurant

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7351 Highway 90, Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Corbin, KY 40701-8857
+1 606-528-4121
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Nashville, Tennessee
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been eating at Dupont Lodge, Riverview Restaurant, literally all of my life. My family and I used to go nearly every Sunday after church. When I was younger, I loved eating there. The food was always so good. Unfortunately, the taste and quality of food has gone sharply down hill over the last few years. We met last... More 

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Thank Kevin B
Chelsea, Michigan
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here Thanksgiving day for the famous buffet and it didn't disappoint! Amazing food, desserts... Especially the banana pudding! There was a 45 minute wait from 11-4 and you can wait outside on the porch and just take in the amazing view. We went for a short hike while we waited. Best Thanksgiving ever!!

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Thank Halley S
Louisville, Kentucky
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent day trip to Cumberland Falls to take pictures, I lunched in the restaurant at duPont Lodge. Although I've eaten there many times, the view of the river from the restaurant never disappoints. I ordered from the menu rather than having the buffet. My catfish dinner hit the spot and I topped it off with the absolutely amazing... More 

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Thank KYtravelman39604
Knoxville, Tennessee
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food ( lunch ) was just so so . The service was lousy , by people who really did't want to be there . The breakfast was better than expected .

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Thank JUDY H
Garner, North Carolina
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We were tired when we arrived and were ready for supper. The menu was varied and all of the choices were tempting. They had a dish called a Hot Brown, this is a staple of the Kentucky Derby created by a restaurant in Louisville and I think it is the state dish of Kentucky. It is basically an open face... More 

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Thank stevene254
asheville,nc
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311 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I spent 3 nights there and I only ate one night and it was the buffet. Service was good but the food was so so. The mashed potatoes tasted like boxed. Since I was out and about exploring other areas during the say I picked up some food from other places and brought back to eat.

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Thank gypsyiam
Jackson, Tennessee
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beautiful views of the river gorge below, with bird feeders in the windows which attract many types of birds. Food is average or below. They have a captive audience of hotel guests, so the institutional food sells.

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Thank JustUsTwo0814
Indiana
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130 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were in Kentucky visiting family & my cousin took us here. The food was good & the view was amazing. You can order off of the menu, but we got the buffet. Well worth the trip & had a great time.

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Thank genericqueen
South Carolina
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped in here for lunch. The food was good, not wonderful. We ordered off the menu (buffet was $14.50). Nothing we thought we would go out of our way to go back for. There are not many options in the area for food.

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Thank Beth S
Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Ate breakfast and dinner all weekend at this Dining Room. Great view, good service and good country cooking.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7351 Highway 90, Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Corbin, KY 40701-8857
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-528-4121

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