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The Riverview Lodge

148 Earl Ave, Dryden, Ontario P8N 1Y1, Canada
+1 807-223-4320
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“escargot” (6 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (8 reviews)
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148 Earl Ave, Dryden, Ontario P8N 1Y1, Canada
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Decided to take a friend visiting from Nova Scotia for an ‘upscale’ supper at the Lodge. It was a Monday night so the dining room was quiet. The Riverview Lodge is beautiful, the ambience perfect. My friend was impressed with the building and decor. The...More

Thank Iryseyes
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The service was a little slow considering there were only a few other groups in the restaurant. It took about 35 min to get a selection of burgers and sandwiches for 6 people. The food was very good and the portions were the perfect size...More

Thank NadeeGee
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was my first time at the lodge, wow! The lodge has really got a lot of character inside and the dining room is gorgeous. My party opted for lighter fare in the lounge which was great too. Definitely recommend!!

Thank one1worldtraveller
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Just as it was last year, the food was wonderful, the service good and the atmosphere is something you would not expect in a small Canadian city. The regular menu is loaded with great items and they have nightly specials that are fabulous. Do not...More

Thank seldom26
Reviewed 21 September 2017

It has a Awesome rustic Dinning room , as well as a casual restaurant for quick lunches . also has a banquette Hall / Conference Room

Thank N9987EUrons
Reviewed 8 September 2017

NIce location and ambiance near the river in Dryden . Usually busy so that a reservation is often required. A good menu with a wide section of tradition favourites like escargot, prime rib and Caesar salad. Good service and reasonable wine selection. Best place for...More

Thank susanbrien
Reviewed 5 September 2017

DO NOT miss eating at the Riverview Lodge when in Dryden, Ontario! This is one excellent restaurant you do not want to miss! The rustic restaurant decor has been preserved beautifully, the wait staff is extremely polite & helpful, and the dinner menu choices were...More

Thank NatureLover99_11
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful hundred year old location with good eats. Expertly cooked food, very flavourful and done right. The steak & lobster was super.. Staff is friendly and do their job very well. Great fine dining.

Thank iwbshaiiansbsvs
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was clean and had several good food choice. We chose to eat in the bar area for the type of food we were looking for. The service was good.

Thank Arman M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Been here several times for lunch and I expected a hand packed burger, but what we got I could have gotten at Mcdonalds and it would have been better. Dinners on-the other hand are great, but I'm not reviewing dinners in this post

Thank Kevin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Earl Ave, Dryden, Ontario P8N 1Y1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kenora District  >  Dryden
  • Phone Number: +1 807-223-4320
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Serving lunch and dinner. Fine dining 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Monday to Saturday in the dining room. Lounge meals available 11:00 am to 10:00 pm Monday to Saturday. Closed Sundays and major holidays.
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