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River City Grille

) #1 of 65 Restaurants in Marble Falls $$ - $$$ American, ,
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
+1 830-798-9909
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (15 reviews)
“fish tacos” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
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Reviewed yesterday

I was going to write a long review about our experience with this restaurant on a busy Saturday but decided to be brief instead. We had problem with the food and our server never checked on us. The manager did the right thing and the...More

Thank SATraveler_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff is always so nice and treat you like family. The food is good and even with a full house there is no long wait to get your food, nor your drink.

Thank 106cliffordw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view of the lake and great food to boot. Service was fast and there is plenty of free parking. Our server, Kate did a great job seeing we never ran short on water or tea. The prices are fair ($27 for two) and it...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was a long wait for the tables, yet some views looked worth the wait. Since we had just come off the water and were hungry we opted for bar seating, there were plenty of tables as well. Our waitress treated us great, it was...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant and good food!! The menu had a big selection of seafood, salads and grill items. We had the queso for an appetizer, fried shrimp, southwest salad and trout with the veggies. All was very good. The wait staff was very attentive - overall...More

Thank gene s
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review! Happy to hear you had a great experience and that you enjoyed our seafood, salads and grilled items. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hard to believe #1 restaurant in Marble Falls. We had the Lake Cakes, pork tacos, gumbo and southwestern salad. All had average flavor. Lake Cakes were mostly fried corn meal, couldn't taste fish. Gumbo mild flavor, like Cakes difficult to find seafood. Pork and salad...More

Thank chinoduke
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Sorry to hear you felt the lake cakes and gumbo were bland. We pride ourselves on serving fresh, made from scratch recipes that are cooked to order, with a friendly service and a fun family atmosphere at affordable prices. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have used Trip Advisor numerous times when traveling and have not been disappointed. This is the first. We got there about 8:30, they close at 9 on Monday. Ordered the pulled pork tacos and the pork had no flavor or seasoning. There was so...More

Thank baersden1
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear you did not enjoy the pork tacos those are a customer favorite. Hopefully you give us another try in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome! I can't imagine why chilis next door was packed but I'm glad river city wasn't because we were starving! The food is great and the staff is excellent! We had more than enough food and it was delivered quickly and as...More

Thank G205AZpamh
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! So glad to hear you had such a wonderful time and experience with RCG. We hope you stop in again your next trip to Marble Falls.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is seating inside or out. The food is good and the servers are very friendly. It is very roomy so you don't feel crowded by other diners.

Thank kmkrhia
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear you enjoy our food and that our staff takes great care of you. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat by huge window and had great view of the lake. Prices were reasonable and menu had something for everyone, We ate there twice!!

Thank 4fromTX2014
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! So happy to hear we had you coming back for more! We hope to see you again soon!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Art M
Is there parking for a class a rv?
24 June 2017|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is an area about a block away where you could park an rv.
Diana D
Is there live music on weekendd?
16 July 2016|
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Response from adventurequest777 | Reviewed this property |
It varies. I have been there when they have live music (on the lower deck in the summer), but I would call first. I don't think it's on a regular basis.
Gale M
How do I reserve a table on the balcony during the drag boat weekend?
14 June 2016|
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Response from Paul B | Property representative |
Please call our restaurant at 830.798.9909 to reserve seating for the boat races if you have not done so already. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marble Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 830-798-9909
  • E-mail
Great food, friendly people, casual atmosphere and lakefront location are what make River City Grille a favorite spot for the folks in Marble Falls and Highland Lakes.
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