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The River Moruya

16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
+61 2 4474 5505
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (12 reviews)
“oysters” (12 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch today, 10/6, with friends who had previously shared a lunch here with us, and we had been very happy. We choose the three course menu which came with a glass of wine. Two of us had the risotto, and were happy. Two...More

1  Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is in an amazing spot overlooking the Moruya River which is the first plus. The 3 course menu inclusive of a glass of wine is very reasonable and the food is just something out of the box. Between the 4 of us, the...More

2  Thank Traveltroupe
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Unique and inventive cuisine set above the river. We selected from the a la carte rather than the 3-course menu, but it was a difficult choice. Ultimately the oysters made the decision for us as they weren't available on the set menu. The crab stuffed...More

1  Thank awolhughes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great time trying the food at The River. We selected items from the set menu - a 3 course meal. From what I understand the set menu changes every week. There were two of us and we tried different entrees and mains...More

1  Thank LauraJTravels
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We tried to book but tokd they are full...still we tried and thanks to the older waiter we got a table for 3...and it was to die for. My steak just melted in my mouth. ...the fish was a local produce and the deserts sooooo...More

2  Thank a h
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were staying at Bateman's Bay and drove down to Moruya for lunch at The River. Easy parking outside the blue restaurant and a bright fresh interior. We had asked for a window view and where we were seated we could gaze over the misty...More

2  Thank mulika
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Rates with On the Pier Restaurant Batemans Bay and Cupitt's Kitchen Restaurant in Cupitt's Vineyard Ulladulla. This is one of the three top restaurants in the Eurobodalla area. The quality and taste sensation of the food here is definitely a five star without any doubt....More

1  Thank TerryAustralia2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant for dinner last week and some places were closed but not this nice restaurant very close to the river. We had a table for 2 at the window with a nice cool breeze through the windows. The staff was...More

1  Thank luckysan2017
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A pleasant venue for dinner with a good view of the river. Excellent service. Very high quality food and a good wine list. I had the vegetarian options for starter and main. They were a little on the rich side for my taste both with...More

1  Thank NickRiver
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Ten years ago I was a frequent camper in Moruya and had always planned to visit The River 'one day'. Well one day came last night when I visited The River with my husband and parents. It was an incredible meal thoroughly enjoyed by all...More

2  Thank Rachelle I
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you offer a kids menu?
9 June 2017|
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Response from Living_luxury | Reviewed this property |
Sorry you will have to ask the restaurant
just wondering if i can see a menu and if you are open on Sunday evenings.
18 December 2014|
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Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you look at the website for the menu (easy to google) and I think the opening hours are also on that site (or call them as suggested by the previous answer. Enjoy a relaxed meal there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16b Church St, Moruya, New South Wales 2537, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Eurobodalla  >  Moruya
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4474 5505
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