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Top O' The River

7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664
+1 256-582-4567
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cornbread” (144 reviews)
“catfish” (123 reviews)
“fries” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I ate here with a group of friends on a fishing trip. The food was good but not great. The breading on the seafood was not our favorite. However the service was great and it was an overall good experience.

Thank bigbass175
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been eating at Top O’ The River my entire life, first in Gadsden and now in Guntersville as well. I’ve been a part of large parties (before prom, after a wedding, gender reveal, after graduation) as well as just with my small family. I’ve...More

Thank whitneybaugh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have seafood platter that is sure to fill you up. Cole slaw, cornbread and onions are served complimentary to your meal. Great for small family dinners or large gatherings.

Thank Chasity J
Reviewed 22 March 2018

My husband and I get "The Largest Seafood Platter in the World" and share...This the best!!! Great Service!!

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We had a wonderful experience and the food was great. The only disappointed is in the late afternoon the sun is blinding and some of the windows do not have blinds. Makes trying to eat very uncomfortable!

Thank RK913
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This was everything promised. Service was very fast and portions were huge! Great dinner with beautiful view!!!

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Nothing special at all, parking lot is horrible, the lines and wait is horrible, service is poor, food is average, weird place, won't be back

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We enjoy the beginning of the meal almost more than the meal itself. After being seated you will receive slaw, pickled onions, and jalapeño cornbread. Usually my husband and I share a larger place. The shrimp is alright and he enjoys the fish. While the...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We got there before 4 and noticed people still in their cars. At 4 the doors opened and it looked like a heard of cows going to feed. I thought we needed to stay in the car a while till the line went down. Wife...More

Thank nalabama
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We had the Riverboat Special (catfish filets with hushpuppies and a side) and it was very tasty with generous portions. Before our entree, we enjoyed the cornbread, slaw, and picked onions. There is plenty on the menu if you don't want catfish. The view is...More

Thank CJ-GSV
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Herman W
26 January 2018|
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Response from AngieGar50 | Reviewed this property |
They open at 4pm on Sat
9 September 2017|
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Response from Christopher C | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do for large parties but not for 2-4 people. I have never known them to take call ahead seating!
1 April 2017|
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Response from Les159 | Reviewed this property |
Thought I had already answered this. I have no idea the best time on Sundays. Back in the UK now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664 (Formerly Top O The River)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Guntersville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-582-4567
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