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The River Dog Coffee House and Cafe

3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
+1 828-733-9333
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“waffles” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped in this morning for me to When I walked in, I noticed that the staff had not restocked the items from the previous evening. Lots of "holes" left on the shelves. Candy that I can purchase at Walmart wa s...More

Thank QueenTiff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing special here, I think our server was very new. Waited quite some time for our food, then was told they were out of the item I ordered. So had to wait even longer for our food. Food was mediocre when we got it.

Thank Angela N
Reviewed 12 June 2017

this place used to be fun to visit. my lunch was terrible and the young woman working there is very rude. sad to have to cross this off my list. don't waste your time.

Thank SlickrockExplorer
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

They open at 8am, we arrived just before 9am and the place looked closed. Inside it was dimly lit, there was nothing in any of the display cases, and the employees personal items were all over the only two decent tables. They were kind when...More

Thank kathrynb776
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place has changed owners and the quality has gone down. If you just want coffee, it is good. If you want a sandwich be prepared to pay a high price for a small sandwich! The chicken salad was good !

Thank anncolemandvance
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way down from skiing. We searched on trip advisor for a good place to have breakfast and this was recommended. We were very pleased with the recommendation. Fresh tasty breakfast. They stop serving waffles at 11 AM and since we...More

Thank Angela K
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I stopped quick to use the restroom and thought it was only appropriate to order something. I ordered a smoothie- it took 2 staff, about 10 minutes to fix it. It was posted at $4.30, so I had a $5 bill out. When she rang...More

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend the sausage, egg and cheese casserole! Wish they would've had more coffee out but in their defense we arrived early afternoon. Very kind and helpful staff as well.

Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Service was excellent and friendly from Rob. Rob was an enjoyable young man with a colorful, helpful and wonderful personality. Definitely return to this establishment again Thank you, VERY MUCH, Rob. Bless you!.

Thank Samabbey
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place was terrible. I waited like 30 minutes for what. A PANINI. Service was terrible. Not highly recommended.

Thank LindaF1212
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-733-9333
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