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Wild River Grille

17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
+1 775-284-7455
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
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Reviewed yesterday

I lke this place in Summer to sit outside and enjoy the people going by. Good food for lunch and enjoying the day by the river.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Romona E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wait staff were very good - friendly & attentive. Food was above average on quality, but below on value for the money spent - it's a bit pricey for what you get. Location is good, but parking can be a challenge.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jrzj42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a one night stop over on owr way to Elko NV. We found a nice hotel in Riverwalk area and got referred to this great restaurant. A full bar, nice setting and good menu selections. My wife had the halibut special and I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zuretti G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant because it was close to the show at the Reno events center, but it ended up being perfect. Good food, great service and management extremely helpful.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wv123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I frequently dine at Wild River Grille and have always been pleased. So when it came time to throw a fabulous birthday party, we chose Wild River Grille for our venue. This organization is top notch from top to bottom. The planning...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank travlin_cpl
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This appetizer is basically fried Swiss instead of fried mozzarella with a creamy dipping sauce and stone ground mustard. Just a wonderful bite to start your evening off right. All the dishes in our party were seasoned well and had great foodie flavors. The menu...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alikat92
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Nice restaurant right on the riverwalk with a nice selection of food choices. The appetizers are the perfect proportion. The seared scallops were amazing and cooked perfectly. The salads are side salads, not a full meal size but full of flavor. The New York steak...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sheri D
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Clearly a popular spot! Nice outdoor area where we had a drink before dinner. The staff was terrific! The filet minion was perfectly done and beautifully presented. Apparently their meatloaf is a favorite and we were not disappointed. The only down side was the pasta...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nana04421
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We went there for a birthday party, we had a lot of folks. The staff didnt miss a beat. They constantly checked in with us. Clams were incredible, steaks perfectly cooked and delightful desserts

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

After being on the road for 3 weeks and eating at many places The Wild River Grille definitely comes out on top. The food was great. I split a steak dinner with a friend and it was delicious and enough for the two of us....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nancy B
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Nancy V | Reviewed this property |
While I wouldn't call it "kid friendly", it would be fine for a teen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
  • Public Transportation: The RTC Ride public bus system stops just a few steps from Wild River Grille, and the free RTC Sierra Spirit also has nearby routes convenient to the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-284-7455
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Perfectly positioned in the very heart of Reno on the Truckee River, Wild River Grille provides warm, attentive service in a sophisticated but relaxed setting. Inspired by the region’s natural beauty the lush, woodsy interior provides an amazing setting or... enjoy the fresh air of Reno"s best patio on the famed Downtown Riverwalk. Executive Chef Joe Bell and Sous Chef Jessica Marrufo present seasonal and locally sourced menus featuring Nouveau American cuisine complemented by innovative comfort foods. The full bars offer a varied selection of wines from around the globe, refreshing beers, and handcrafted cocktails made from fresh squeezed juices and house liquor infusions. Next door, Wild River Grille’s sister restaurant, the River Room, offers a group-friendly, spacious interior, full bar,and décor that pays tribute to the city’s heyday. Wild River Grille serves lunch and dinner seven days a week starting at 11 am with live music nightly and Happy Hour Mon-Fri, 4-6pm
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