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McCarthy's On The Riverwalk

) #4 of 166 Restaurants in Elkhart €€ - €€€ American, Irish,
333 Nibco Pkwy, Elkhart, IN 46516-3565
+1 574-293-2830
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
333 Nibco Pkwy, Elkhart, IN 46516-3565
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always enjoy the food and service at McCarthys. It's a great go to restaurant for us. Their wine list is good also.

Thank ginny c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a few times and it never fails to impress. (except one time with a bad waitress but she is now gone). A nice variety of food offerings. Fish is well done as are the steaks and they even have a very...More

1  Thank philmontdev
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Last night we went out to dinner for my mom's birthday. It was our first experience going out to a restaurant since My son has started the ketogenic diet for epilepsy so I was a little apprehensive at first. I called before hand, explained our...More

2  Thank Kaytee L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had a nice time, the food was not memorable but not bad either. I would go back again and try something new.

1  Thank gailsapple7
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My name is Libracia Jackson and I want everyone to know about this place right here in the heart of busty old Elkhart. McCarthys on the Riverwalk blew my mind and blew my soul. The service was remarkable and the food had me in a...More

3  Thank MissPiggy1957
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We have been to McCarthy's on several occasions and I've had mixed reviews. The food has been OK at times and good on others. We won't give up and we will try again

1  Thank Kim R
Callie C, Manager at McCarthy's On The Riverwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

I'm happy to hear that you are going to try again. Please let me know what items you have not been satisfied with so that we can work to make improvements on them. Thank you!

Reviewed 22 March 2017

i was there on st. patricks day and the food was excellent the serves was outstanding, very polite , the music was good as well , i really enjoyed the place

1  Thank courtney41281
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Maybe it was just the night I went on but my husband took me there for the first time on my birthday and they were out of everything steak wise and the credit card system was down but they did not say that until we...More

1  Thank Stephanie R
Callie C, Manager at McCarthy's On The Riverwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Stephanie, I apologize for our credit system being down, we had a week where it would be up one minute and down the next, thankfully we finally got that fixed. I'm sorry we were out of steaks, I don't recall this, but it does sometimes...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went for a Thursday night dinner with friends. The service was great and the food was good. Plenty of it. The young man that was our server was outstanding!

Thank Rdlaidig
Callie C, Manager at McCarthy's On The Riverwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

That's wonderful to hear! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went there with another couple for Valentines Dinner. Food was marginal at best. I had a pasta dish that I could have cooked at home better than they did as a restaurant. Wife had fish that was just OK. Service was subpar, dessert came and...More

Thank vactor
Callie C, Manager at McCarthy's On The Riverwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

I'm sorry that you were unhappy with both your food and service, that is not what we strive for at all. I am sending you a message and hope to hear back from you so that we can address these problems further.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have any gluten free selections? What about the menu? I am looking for a nice place with some atmosphere to take my special someone.
15 February 2016|
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Response from DeafTraveler055 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they have gluten free meals unless you want a salad. I had bad experience with the food there and never return.
Jerry A
Are you pet friendly?
23 April 2015|
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Response from Callie C | Property representative |
We only allow service animals as it violates health codes.
Family friendly?
11 February 2015|
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Response from Callie C | Property representative |
Absolutely!! Kids meals are all made fresh, include a drink and are $5!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Nibco Pkwy, Elkhart, IN 46516-3565
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Elkhart
  • Phone Number: +1 574-293-2830
  • E-mail
From classic food and drink in its pub-like bar to upscale private dining, McCarthy's on the RiverWalk offers a range of dining accommodations in a beautiful waterside setting.

Enjoy a relaxing lunch on the covered patio or a delicious filet mignon in the dining room. The refined menu of traditional Irish dishes and contemporary American classics is sure to satisfy any appetite.

The bar features an extensive wine list, specialty martinis and craft and draft beers on tap. Catering and private events.
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