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River Watch

) #5 of 48 Restaurants in Lawrenceburg €€ - €€€ American,
1 Walnut St, We are Closed for the 2016 Season and will Reopen April 2017, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1835
+1 812-539-3625
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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1 Walnut St, We are Closed for the 2016 Season and will Reopen April 2017, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1835
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Started with appetizer of Portebella Mushrooms. They were a pre-frozen product rather than site made. Served in a basket without extra plates for sharing. Served with cocktail sauce (is that an Indiana/KY/Ohio thing?)Fair. Group had: Shrimp Salad--good only 3 shrimp?? Steak hoagie--very good. Chicken salad--good....More

Thank Cynthia Barron B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband wasn't happy with his fish and chip meal. My burger was delicious. The only side they offered was potato chips, if you like chips than you won't be disappointed. My family doesn't eat them. The service was slow, but being on the Ohio River...More

Thank RCvignery
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here several times and have never had a dish we didn't like. The service has always been good and you can't beat the atmosphere of eating on the water! Live music on Fridays as well.

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, nice place right on the Ohio! Weird rule about 4-tops only on the River side of the place, didn't like that. Service good, food good, but you better be prepared for a hike uphill getting out of there back to your car! Not for...More

1  Thank janeilers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to River Watch with friends on a beautiful Saturday evening in july. We got there about 6pm and were told a 20 minute wait. Went to the bar to wait (fast friendly service, really cold beer) and were called after about 5 minutes....More

Thank S W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was just delicious! The hand breaded fish and chips was the best. But had to wait an hour for a table. Good bar inside and out.

Thank LoveKYlivn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on a late Monday afternoon and there was no wait and no crowd. From afar it looked like something out of a Jimmy Buffet video. Once on “deck” it was rather run down and the décor was mass of hodgepodge collectibles and signage....More

Thank Kimtastic101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunched here. Food looked good. Fun place for a family gathering and good location on the Ohio River.

Thank Sharron M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is the perfect spot if you love riverfront dinning or just to relax and have drinks. The staff is very nice and attentive. You can get here by boat or car. We did not eat but we heard it was good. Stop in...More

Thank KGDaniel3
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy trying different restaurants when we visit a new city so we thought it would be fun to eat on a barge on the Ohio river. There is free parking in the nearby city parking garage, then a fairly short walk...More

Thank Manddymill
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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View, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Walnut St, We are Closed for the 2016 Season and will Reopen April 2017, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1835
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lawrenceburg
  • Phone Number: +1 812-539-3625
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Captain Mike's RiverWatch is located along the beautiful shore of the Ohio River in Lawrenceburg IN. The Captain advises you to walk through the levee, under the Clock, and come join us on the River. We serve fresh homemade fare that is both, health conscious and delicious. Join us for lunch, dinner or a light "snack". If it's seafood you're after, you've come to the right place RiverWatch serves up our infamous grouper, mahi, haddock, and salmon, Don't have sea legs, not to worry; RiverWatch also features American-style cuisine try Our Famous Certified Angus Beef Burger.... Make it one of our Specialty Burgers! Not much on meat we also cater to vegetarians including veggie wraps, our gourmet veggie burger, and salads.
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