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River City Diner Northside

$$ - $$$American,
803 E Parham Rd, Richmond, VA 23227-1107
+1 2661500
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“reuben” (6 reviews)
“garbage plate” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
803 E Parham Rd, Richmond, VA 23227-1107
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend took me to RCD many years ago and I was very happy to see they make large blueberry pancakes with a nice crisp edge. It is very hard to find a restaurant that makes pancakes with fresh blueberries and they cook fluffy and...More

Thank rea w
Reviewed 1 week ago

16 high school girls, a slew of parents and friends all at once and they were speedy and delicious. My girls kept raving on how great the food was. The eggs were all cooked to their liking and they the servers treated them well, I...More

Thank Karla R
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We ate here for a late Sunday afternoon meal. I had the "Big Al" breakfast. 3 eggs toast, bacon, homefries, grit and coffee. My daughter had "Moms Meatloaf" and my wife had the house burger. The burger was over cooked and dry. The big al...More

Thank Mazuza2
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My friend and I went there for lunch, She ordered a omelet which she said was good but her home fries were cold. I ordered a burger and fries, the burger was so dry that I left half of this. I ordered this with fries...More

Thank Rosemarie S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stayed at the Quality Inn Hotel next door and the breakfast was included in our room rate. Breakfast was at the River City Diner Northside, right next door to the hotel. What a fun time we had each morning at breakfast especially with our...More

Thank M H
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This is not your "New York" style diner, but it has a large menu with breakfast available anytime. The style is "southern" which means high calorie but very good tasting food. The atmosphere is friendly and there is something for everyone on the menu. Prices...More

Thank 435sued
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My daughter and I happen to stop for lunch at this diner. We had breakfast here a few years ago and was not too happy and thought to give this place a try again for lunch. At 12p the place had 3 tables filled only....I...More

Thank Li S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We always look for a non-chain restaurant (not always possible) while driving the Interstates. This one sounded like a good choice, and it was. We had good salads, followed by a mammoth dessert: homemade chocolate fudge cake, topped with two flavors of ice cream, whipped...More

Thank HarveyL759
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Do understand, the problem was apparently ONE waiter. Other servers present looked like they were doing their jobs well. Normally good, we expected good results. Lack of service was the order of the evening for us, as our waiter had to invest amazing lengths of...More

Thank djlovindan
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The service was good. I tried the chicken salad sandwich. The chicken salad was good, but there was too much bread & the bread had grease on it from the griddle like they had grilled it. Never had a chicken salad made like this before....More

Thank Beachlvrgrl
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3 August 2016|
Response from GotMyPassport007 | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast voucher is included in the price of the room. You get one voucher per guest for each morning of your stay. There are specific menu items you can choose from for free, including a drink.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$15
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 E Parham Rd, Richmond, VA 23227-1107
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 2661500
At River City Diner, we are known for our Breakfast, Burgers, Shakes & Fries! If you are looking for quality American food in an all-American atmosphere, this is the place for you. We grind our burgers in-house every other day and our fries are fresh-cut. You'll also be happy to know that we offer a wide variety of sandwiches, soups and salads. A few of our famous items are our Simply Better Bacon Burger, Richmond's Best Reuben, Mandarin Chicken Salad, and for breakfast the Here's Lookin' at You Kid or our Bacon Pancakes! Breakfast is served all day.
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