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River's Restaurant

2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
+1 970-928-8813
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“trout” (29 reviews)
“prime rib” (26 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
09:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a trip to Glenwood with my husband. We walked to this restaurant from our hotel which was convenient. The house mixed greens salad with lemon herb dressing was delicious. It was the perfect balance of dressing and salad. It was ample in size...More

Thank CDR1857
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Rivers is hands down a jewel to be enjoyed among the top tier restaurants in Glenwood Springs. Great setting along the river with a n enthusiastic staff and comprehensive menu. Our favorite dish remains the Trout Almondine with a red river trout that is not...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

A good restaurant with some seating outside overlooking the river. The menu offered more interesting dishes than standard American restaurants. It’s not cheap but it’s worth paying a little extra to get a more interesting meal.

Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Found the reference for Rivers on Yelp. First visit to Glenwood Springs. It was worthwhile. Food excellent... I had the Colorado Meat Loaf (Bison, Lamb, Elk). My partner dined on the Lobster tails over Linguini. Both were excellently prepared. Especially like the little Beet Relish/Salad...More

Thank Tacosaurus99
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We sat outside around 6pm and the sun was down so no concern about sun protection. Our waiter, Brent, was extremely professional and handled our wine perfectly and was most pleasant. We split a rib eye and it was served very nicely. All in all,...More

Thank G Z
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner seated next to the river on the patio. The Trout was perfect. The Pecan pie.... heavenly. Service was solid. Thanks for helping us to enjoy a nice evening.

Thank David K
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We stopped for lunch will driving across state and really found this establishment to be classy, wonderful ambiance, and the deck above the river afforded a sighting of a bald eagle fishing the river. The menu was excellent, service terrific and we all loved the...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We ate at River's twice when visiting Glenwood Springs. We loved it that much. The food was so good. I highly recommend the Greek pizza. Yummy!! The service was amazing on both visits. We ate out on the patio which was beautiful with a view...More

Thank lovetravel322
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a quiet place for dinner with outside sitting, this is the place. We were sitted as soon as we walked in the door. Our drinks were turned around quickly as was our dinner. I ordered the Fish n Chips, substituting...More

Thank itdancer
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This nicely designed restaurant is on the Roaring Fork River in Glenwood Springs. It has a large porch outside the bar area and many window seats in the dining room. I appreciated the care that the wait staff and kitchen took with my food allergy....More

Thank Bingostar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2525 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4125
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: Free Ride Glenwood bus or Taxi service
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-928-8813
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