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River Place Cafe

$$ - $$$, , American
2788 Highway 70, Kyles Ford, TN 37765-6055
+1 423-733-4400
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (3 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Grill, Diner, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
2788 Highway 70, Kyles Ford, TN 37765-6055
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Stop here after a great day of kayaking!!’ Breakfast, lunch or dinner! Very good and reasonable! Will not be disappointed! Wonderful service!

Thank rmsward
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thanks for stopping in! Nothing like a great day on the river followed by a homecooked meal. Come back soon!

Reviewed 7 July 2018

I live close by. Power went out, so we decided to do a take-out. Order a BLT for Judy ("Whole wheat bread? We don't have any."), and fries. A burger and onion rings for me. Judy likes the BLT, but the fries are inedible. The...More

Thank Kent C
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

While staying in Sneedville, TN. on a mission trip with seven other colleagues, on our last evening before heading home we decided to drive over to the River Place Cafe for dinner. Glad we did!! We ate outside and had a delightful young lady wait...More

Thank stun801
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Glad to have you, and we hope you visit again! We apologize for the issue with your meal, but we were happy to resolve it. Thanks for reviewing!

Reviewed 16 October 2017

9 of us pulled in on the motorcycles and the girls was looking through the window like what in the world. Needless to say they wasn't expecting to be busy they said. But the girls handled it only had 2 orders screwed up but they...More

Thank Roadsofa
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thanks for visiting and leaving a review. We are sorry for any mix-ups with the food, but glad you enjoyed your meal!

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Right on the Trail of the Lonesome Pine at the Clinch River. Not pretentious, stuffy or formal. My sister had bean soup with corn bread--the soup may have been the best ever tasted! Thick with lots of flavor. I had a peanut butter sundae with...More

Thank Phil M
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed your food and your time with us! We'd love to have you back. Thanks for reviewing.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is off the beaten path on a great motorcycle road. The place is not fancy at all but is a step back in time. I sat outside on the porch in a rocking chair at my table. I ordered a cheeseburger $4.75 and cole...More

Thank Mark1Rob
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thanks for making the stop and relaxing a while! We are glad you enjoyed your food and the experience and hope you come back and see us again. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Wife and I rode from Jonesborough on Sunday to eat lunch. She got the Sunday special of pork roast, I got the double cheeseburger and fries and probably won't be eating dinner as I'm still full! Fries were the way I like them, crunchy. Her...More

Thank stevend995
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for joining us for lunch and taking the time to leave a review! Come back soon!

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Walking into River Place on the Clinch is like walking back into a 1960's general store. We arrived to find ourselves the only customers (we later found that we missed the end of the lunch crowd by mere minutes). We were greeted warmly and had...More

Thank joeknows263
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Glad you enjoyed your hand patted burgers and hand cut fries. Thanks for reviewing! Come back to see us again!

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Hands down best hamburgers in the area!!!!! Hand cut fries, friendly staff and beautiful view. Wifi access inside cafe but not on the deck.

Thank Tony S
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Glad you enjoy our burgers and fries! Thanks for reviewing. Join us again sometime on the river!

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I have been there several times and it has always been great. The staff is super friendly and the food is always excellent. My favorite part is sitting on the back porch hearing the river run by. The store is really neat too. Make sure...More

Thank Ellen F
KylesFordEcotourism, Owner at River Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review! We are glad to have you as a return customer!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
Grill, Diner, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2788 Highway 70, Kyles Ford, TN 37765-6055
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kyles Ford
  • Phone Number: +1 423-733-4400
Description
River Place on the Clinch Cafe occupies a lovingly restored and renovated historic general store in Kyles Ford, Tennessee. River Place also rents cabins and canoes, so you'll meet lots of folks from around the region coming in and out of the cafe. Local favorites include Fried Catfish dinners, Homemade Dessert specials and Steak Nite Fridays April - October. River Place is settled right on the Clinch River at the intersection of Hwy 70 and Hwy 33 about 10 minutes from the Virginia line, 20 minutes from Rogersville, and about an hour from Kingsport and Morristown. Visit our website for more information and menu. If you are looking for our accommodations page, search for River Place on the Clinch Cabins.
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