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The River Moruya

16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
+61 2 4474 5505
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (12 reviews)
“oysters” (12 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to the River @ Moruya for lunch to celebrate my husband's birthday and we weren't disappointed. The waiter was very personable and offered an alternative table when we mentioned that the glare through the window was unpleasant. We chose the three course menu...More

Thank elysium_au
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a birthday lunch today and went for the $50 3 course option. The food was great and certainly showed the skills of the chef. The wine was also good and a very pleasant outlook over the river. This is probably one of the best...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been for dinner here quite a few times, most recently for our anniversary. We ring ahead as both of us are vegans and they are always happy to accommodate us with notice. The food is always delicious! Staff are very friendly and the whole...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Nice food, however, if you are hungry you will be disappointed. It would have been nice to have a plate of vegetables or salad to go with your meal. Service from waitress was good but main waiter was unwelcoming.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We had lunch today, 10/6, with friends who had previously shared a lunch here with us, and we had been very happy. We choose the three course menu which came with a glass of wine. Two of us had the risotto, and were happy. Two...More

2  Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in an amazing spot overlooking the Moruya River which is the first plus. The 3 course menu inclusive of a glass of wine is very reasonable and the food is just something out of the box. Between the 4 of us, the...More

2  Thank Traveltroupe
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Unique and inventive cuisine set above the river. We selected from the a la carte rather than the 3-course menu, but it was a difficult choice. Ultimately the oysters made the decision for us as they weren't available on the set menu. The crab stuffed...More

1  Thank awolhughes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great time trying the food at The River. We selected items from the set menu - a 3 course meal. From what I understand the set menu changes every week. There were two of us and we tried different entrees and mains...More

1  Thank LauraJTravels
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We tried to book but tokd they are full...still we tried and thanks to the older waiter we got a table for 3...and it was to die for. My steak just melted in my mouth. ...the fish was a local produce and the deserts sooooo...More

2  Thank a h
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were staying at Bateman's Bay and drove down to Moruya for lunch at The River. Easy parking outside the blue restaurant and a bright fresh interior. We had asked for a window view and where we were seated we could gaze over the misty...More

2  Thank mulika
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9 June 2017|
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Response from Living_luxury | Reviewed this property |
Sorry you will have to ask the restaurant
18 December 2014|
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Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you look at the website for the menu (easy to google) and I think the opening hours are also on that site (or call them as suggested by the previous answer. Enjoy a relaxed meal there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Eurobodalla  >  Moruya
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4474 5505
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