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Riverside Restaurant

3422 Harlem Ave, Riverside, IL 60546-2329
+1 708-442-0434
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“roast duck” (8 reviews)
“soup” (25 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (10 reviews)
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European, Czech, Eastern European, Central European
$$ - $$$
3422 Harlem Ave, Riverside, IL 60546-2329
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great soups and homemade bohemian food always served hot. Generous portions and great variety of sides as well.

Thank williamkS3960SN
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This place looks unimpressive from the outside, but after you have enjoyed the great food and service you will be back. The menu is not huge but the selections are varied and tasty, I personally can recommend the bread pork tenderloin, with dill gravy the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a perfectly grilled rib eye steak which was tender and nicely seasoned. The price was right! This is probably my most favorite meal of my trip and we dined at other more expensive places! Give this place a try! If u r a...More

Thank ALice R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We gave some thought to what country we were going to have dinner in and decided on Czechoslovakia, or Bohemia (an area of the Czech Republic). We decided on the Riverside Restaurant located on S. Harlem Ave., which has been doing authentic Czech and Eastern...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for authentic bohemian. Get the paprika she on Tuesday and the goulash on Sunday. Big portions soup and desert

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My husband who is a very picky eater when it comes to restaurants had the fish and was very pleasantly surprised. The French fries are fresh and not frozen and are really good and the portions are plentiful. Great service and average prices. We will...More

Thank lovetotravel0075
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Every meal I've had here has been superb. The size of the meals is very sufficient and the choices are plenty. Prices are great for all the food you get. The service is also top shelf.

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Since about 1982, Riverside Restaurant has been serving up Eastern European cuisine in the area of Riverside, Berwyn and Cicero among others. We were seated immediately and found a couple of great entrees on the menu. We went with the stuffed cabbages which really took...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 7 February 2017

True european flavor Large portions Basic, but good service Great value Thinking about going back really soon

Thank underx1
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Family recommended this restaurant. Meal started with a basket of fresh rye bread with assortment of butter/margarine. There was enough bread to feed three people. Ordered a bowl of their fish soup, very hearty and tasty. One can make a meal of just the bread...More

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24 May 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Probably would be best to give them a call, they have said they only do reservations for larger groups but I am not aware what the threshold is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Czech, Eastern European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3422 Harlem Ave, Riverside, IL 60546-2329
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 708-442-0434
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