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River City Grille


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Chicken Quesadillas
Tower of Onion Rings
Hand-breaded and cooked to order
Warm Spinach Dip
Lake Cakes
A spicy mixture or catfish, cilantro, red peppers. And chives rolled in bread crumbs. Served with our chipotle aioli
Chips and Homemade Salsa
Green Chile Queso
Fried Calamari
Served with marinara sauce
Buffalo Chicken Tenders
Hand-breaded and tossed with out homemade wing sauce. Served with homemade bleu cheese dressing
Green Chile Cheese Fried Potatoes
Hand-cut idaho fried potatoes topped with green chile sauce, queso, bacon, sour cream and gren onions
Lone Star Chopped Salad
Crisp romaine and iceberg lettuce, grilled chicken, feta cheese, chopped green and purple cabbage, black beans, roasted corn. Topped with tortilla strips and served with our spicy ancho-honey dressing
Grilled Steak Salad
Sliced sirloin, cooked to order, on the top of romaine lettuce, mushrooms, bleu cheese crumbles, sliceed red onions and fresh tomatoes. Served with choice of dressing
With chicken $8.99
With salmon $10.49
River City Caesar
Crisp romaine, parmesan cheese, croutons, and our own caesar dressing
Lakeview Cobb Salad
A mixture‏ of romaine and iceberg lettuce, chopped egg, bacon, cheese, fresh tomato, mushrooms, and crispy fried chicken tenders. Served with your choice of dressing
Bk Salad
Romaine lettuce, grilled chicken, apple slices, toasted spiced pecans, bits of bacon, bleu cheese crumbles, tossed in our homemade maple-raspberry vinaigrette
Chef Salad
Turkey, ham, bacon, eggs, jack and cheddar cheese with your choice of dressing
River City Trio
Three of‏ your favorite salad on one plate. Kb salad fresh chicken salad and tuna salad
Homemade Mashed Potatoes
Baked Potato
House or Caesar Salad
Homemade Cole Slaw
Texas Beans
Green Chile Rice
Steak Fries
Fried Okra
Frsh Slow-Cooked Green
Paul's Chicken
Chicken breast,‏ rolled in crusted potato chips, fried and topped with green chile sauce and jack cheese. Served with green chile rice and salad
Tortilla Fried Catfish
Breaded in crushed tortilla chips on a bed of green chile queso, topped with pico degallo. Served with green chile rice and salad
Slow roasted
available after 5:00 pm and all day Sunday
While it last
8 Oz. Cut
12 Oz. Cut
Smoked Sirloin
Slow smoked over hickory wood to a perfect medium-rare. Served with bourbon mushrooms
Fresh Grilled Fish
Fresh daily... ask your server for today's selection of fish, served with lemon dill cream sauce or chipotle cream sauce
Fresh Grilled Salmon
Char grilled filet with herbed butter or teriyaki glaze
Pecan Crusted Fresh Fish
Fresh tilapia rolled in pecans and corn flakes then pan fried. Served on orange rosemary sauce
Jumbo Gulf Shrimp
Hand-breaded, traditional or coconut
Texas Farm Raised Catfish
Hand-breaded in our seasoned corn flour
Fried Gulf Oysters
Coconut shrimp ans oyster
Traditional shrimp ans oyster
Seafood Platter
Fried catfish, choice of coconut or traditional shrimp and oysters
Hand-Cut Rib Eye
New York Strip
Chop Steak
Certified angus chopped sirloin with garlic butter or brown gravy
Hawaiian Rib Eye
Hand-cut ribeye marinated in our homemade teriyaki sauce
Chicken Fried Steak
A texas tradition with cream gravy
1 chop $10.49
2 chops $15.99
Pork Chops
Thick-cut loin chops marinated and grilled with our dry rub
St. Louis Ribs
Smoked and served with our homemade barbeque sauce
Dad's Grilled Chicken
Chicken breast grilled and basted in our signature sauce
Chicken Tenders
Hand-breaded and served with cream gravy
Chicken Fried Chicken
A texas tradition with cream gravy
Sandwiches and tacos served with your choice of 1 homemade side
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Served with pesto mayo, lettuce and tomatoes
Monster Club Sandwich
Triple decker made with fresh roasted turkey, sliced ham, crispy bacon, mayonnaise, lettuce and tomatoes
Fried Catfish Sandwich
Sirloin Steak Sandwich
Hand-cut steak on a butter toasted hogie roll with lettuce and tomatoes
Pulled Pork Sandwich
Slow smoked pork, homemade coleslaw and our BBQ sauce
Texax Grilled Reuben
sliced Pastremi, sauerkraut, swiss cheese, 1000 island dressing. served on grilled marble rye
Fish Tacos
Three crisp catfish filets, red and green cabbage, monterey jack cheese and chipotle aioli on corn tortillas
Green Chile Pork Tacos
Three corn‏ tortillas filled with pulled pork, green chile sauce, pico de gallo and monterey jack cheese
Great food, friendly people, casual atmosphere and lakefront location are what make River City Grille a favorite spot for the folks in Marble Falls and Highland Lakes.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten at River City Grill in Marble Falls a few times. The food and service are good and we can look out the windows at the Colorado River. Tonight, I ordered the Ghost Pepper Cheese Burger. After eating a few bites, I told...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Frank C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family and I ate dinner there while visiting Marble Falls. Everyone's food except mine was delicious! My chicken fried steak wasn't cooked thoroughly, so I sent it back. And if I send food back, I NEVER ask for a replacement. If you've seen the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 828roxanneb
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went about 5:30 and were promptly seated out on the patio. The patio has a great view of Lake Marble Falls (Colorado River). We tried the tortilla crusted catfish in queso sauce and the catfish tacos. Both entrees and the sides were very good....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TexiCan_Edge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to try a local restaurant rather than do a usual chain selection we already know and we were greatly disappointed. Even though the waitress and Mgr were very nice and made accommodations for our order that took almost an hour to arrive, it...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank caribbeanDallas
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Very sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your entrees and do hope our staff was able to take care of that for you. We pride ourselves on serving fresh, made from scratch recipes that are cooked to order, which you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food average to mediocre..mostly mediocre. Wait staff and bar staff nice, BUT just a place one bar below Denney's. Catfish particularly bad. Not very clean, greasy.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sandra J
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sorry to hear you feel this way. We pride ourselves on serving fresh, made from scratch recipes that are cooked to order, with a friendly service and a fun family atmosphere at affordable prices. We do hope you give us another try in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here twice on a recent visit to Marble Falls, lunch our first day and I had the catfish tacos that were so abundant I could only eat one of three and had to take the other two to go. We went to the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Terry55rich
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear we keep you coming back in for more. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered an appetizer and a bowl of gumbo each. You would think it wouldn’t take so long to have something so simple served yet we had to wait for a long time. I also ordered a margarita and it was only half full😂. My...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tina R
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback and do hope you give us another visit in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so cool! It's perched right over the river. The atmosphere is relaxing and inviting for a couple or group or family! Small kids can enjoy a fun and unique meal and not be out of place in here. The food is amazing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank URfunny10
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your AWESOME review! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 4 February 2019

I ordered a salad. It was huge! The portions are large. Very nice staff. Great views. We will be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brochstein
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2019

Great to hear it! Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 26 January 2019

Ate here twice while in the area. Both times there were four of us. Everyone was pleased with their meal. I ordered sides of veggies. They were really good. Also took home a carrot cake that was one of the best I've had. The staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank meaveg
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2019

Thank you for your review. So happy to hear you had such great experience both times and enjoyed your meals with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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Loo C
5 August 2018|
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Response from Afrausto04 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to call the restaurant directly to answer that question. I don't see why not though. There is an entrance that will not interrupt anyone's meals that you can go thru to access outside patio.
Art M
24 June 2017|
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Response from PhilR845 | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is an area about a block away where you could park an rv.
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