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River City Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
+1 830-798-9909
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish tacos” (25 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been to this restaurant s3veral times. the food has been great every time. pricing is very responsible and they have an excellent view of lake

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The view was lovely sitting out on the deck. Gumbo, tortilla soup and a club sandwich were ordered. All were ok but not good enough to make any of us want to go back.

Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow - we didn't know anything about this place and had come to eat at Chili's which is next door. When we saw River City Grille we decided to take a chance and were we ever glad we did. First, the deck over the river...More

Thank PamWhitmire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

River City Grille was recommended by desk agent at my hotel. Upon entry, no one to greet me for a couple of minutes, but when he showed, friendly enough. Service was friendly and fine. The view was tranquil (see photo). Had the prime rib. It...More

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only think we really liked about this place was the outdoor patio, drinks, and our server. The food was just ok.

Thank Nhelmer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have given this restaurant several visits and I am yet to be happy with the service or the food. I have never been served a hot meal at the River City Grille. One evening, the better half and I went there for supper and...More

Thank Bryan B
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear your food was not heated to your liking. If you could have informed our management team we would be more than happy to correct the issue for you immediately. We do hope you will give...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here once while we were staying at the Hampton Inn Marble Falls next door. My husband had the catfish. It was not good! After seeing his food and others around us I chose not to try anything. It is on...More

Thank Anita W
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. Glad that you enjoyed our views, but we wish you had felt the same way about the fried catfish. That is a customer favorite and we are sorry to hear you did not care for it. We hope you give...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of my traveling companions found this place about 30 minutes before we arrived at Marble Falls. We knew we wanted a view of the lake; otherwise, we didn't know what to expect. It was a wonderful experience, everything from our greeting and farewell at...More

Thank Lalo_de_Mexico
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and giving us a try. We are so happy to hear our staff took such great care of you and that you had such a wonderful experience. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip through Marble Falls.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

WE were looking for something different to meet the desires of all people in our party. The menu was varied enough to please us all. The food was great and we did not wait long even though the place was pretty full. It was very...More

Thank 61blessed1
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. So happy to hear your party loved their food and that everyone was able to find something to their liking. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

The River City Grill is housed in a quaint looking building with a nautical themed interior and has a great view of the Colorado River. When we visited there was adequate parking with some designated handicapped parking: Sunday afternoon around 2:30PM. Once inside, we saw...More

Thank Francis B
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your experience at our restaurant. It is true that we do not have a beer menu; however, our beer is served in a 16 oz glass filled to the top. We offer...More

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Art M
24 June 2017|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is an area about a block away where you could park an rv.
Diana D
16 July 2016|
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Response from adventurequest777 | Reviewed this property |
It varies. I have been there when they have live music (on the lower deck in the summer), but I would call first. I don't think it's on a regular basis.
Gale M
14 June 2016|
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Response from Paul B | Property representative |
Please call our restaurant at 830.798.9909 to reserve seating for the boat races if you have not done so already. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marble Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 830-798-9909
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.
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