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River House Restaurant & Raw Bar

3015 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40207-1012
+1 502-897-5000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grouper cheeks” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
“fried avocado” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3015 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40207-1012
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

River House Louisville is located in an easy to find location off the Zorn Ave exit if I-71, and just above the Ohio River. The view is amazing because you can see the lights from the moving boats. But, the food & service were the...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far one of the best restaurants I have eaten at here in Louisville. I have been coming to Louisville for years to attend the annual RV Show. We had great service and the waitress was very knowledgeable and answered all of our...More

Thank Myzman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday evening we had reservations at The River House. We arrived and were promptly seated in a cozy booth. The restaurant was clean and I would imagine have an amazing outdoor atmosphere during the warmer month's with outside seating. We dined in November so it...More

Thank sonya c
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Two river front adjacent restaurants, both with outdoor seating and gorgeous views, offering everything from tasty drinks and appetizers to delicious dinners.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

ordered shrimp, served on rice with sucatash and ham, $14.00 the rice , sauce and sucatash were very good. . There as no ham only 3 medium sized shrimp. For $14,00, you would expect a little more. Bloody mary was $8.25. 3 for lunch was...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

So my husband and I went to dinner here on a Sunday night for our 24th anniversary. Everyone had been saying what a great place to go to dinner. The View is wonderful! Parking is a bit problematic as they had an event going on...More

Thank karencombest
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We reserved online... easy to do. Ubered there... easy to do. Had a great evening with semi sweet corn bread and a sweet butter, scallops, tuna, and whatever whiskey you wanted. Their rye selection was limited but the bourbon was pretty good. Stamped our 6th...More

Thank Jmuracn
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great location and takes full advantage of the river view with terraced patios for outdoor dining in perfect weather and large windows for those wanting to stay indoors. Décor is sophisticated as is the menu. Salads were fresh and tasty, entrees were just "OK". Service...More

Thank knschi01
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We just had our son's rehearsal dinner at the River House. We had the nice room between the restaurant and the Levee (Bar). They also allowed us to use the patio just outside that made it even more incredible during cocktail and appetizer time. The...More

Thank larry w
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Took my wife to River House to celebrate her promotion at work. We have been wanting to try it out, because we had heard good things about it. Started off with appetizers from the Raw Bar, they were delicious. We both had the specials and...More

Thank MRSID527
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.30 km away
El Napol Mexican Cuisine
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.49 km away
Levee at the River House
16 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
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59 reviews
2.33 km away
Perrin Family Park
22 reviews
1.54 km away
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3.30 km away
Historic Frankfort Avenue
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3.03 km away
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3015 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40207-1012
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-897-5000
  • E-mail
River House is Louisville's premier riverfront dining destination. Developed by Chef John Varanese, the opening of this new restaurant fulfills his long awaited vision 15 years in the making. Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner, the menu features regional cuisine with Southern flair and an emphasis on seafood with a raw bar. Visit RiverHouseLou.com for menu and reservations.
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