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River City Grille

$$ - $$$American, ,
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
+1 830-798-9909
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“carrot cake” (16 reviews)
“fish tacos” (26 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 1st St, Marble Falls, TX 78654-5752
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So decided to have lunch half way and found this yummy little restaurant. Had the Mushroom Swiss Burger which was huge. The food was delicious and fast. Looking over the river was nice.

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views outside, rustic wood casual seating inside. Attentive, friendly staff and a variety of menu items: salads, burgers, tacos, steaks, fish, and nice desserts. Burgers are supposed to be ‘best’ for the area. Other menu items are tasty, but if you want tacos, you...More

Thank S B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here does whatever they can to make your dining experience enjoyable. I had the big bad BBQ bacon cheese burger...big name, bigger burger! I had to disassemble it to eat it...left the bun. Forget about the fries, no room for them! a Fun...More

Thank Kathy0726
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I went trekking west of our Round Rock home and stopped in Marble falls for lunch. We had seen references to the River City Grille on TV. We had a great lunch at a table overlooking Marble Falls Lake. Menu is extensive and...More

Thank drclif
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wonderful to hear, thank you for your review and venturing out to see us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is on the Colorado River and has great views. The food was decent. We waited way too long for our check and when it started to rain (we were seated outside) and got cold, we went in to find our waiter.More

Thank MLWTex
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the food and views, but are sorry the weather turned on you when you were seated outside. Our Texas weather is not always cooperative and we try to do our best when that...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

We had a table overlooking the Colorado River--beautiful view! I had a ghost pepper cheese burger (not spicy hot) with fries and iced tea. The burger was over-sized with bacon, etc. and was very good. The fries were also good. The ice tea was made...More

Thank Charles W
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. So happy to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your burgers, fries and sweet potato with our beautiful views. Sorry to hear the tea and water were not to your liking, but are glad you had a good experience...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

First time visit with high hopes. Had the 12 oz prime rib at brunch and there was at least 4 oz of fat. It was med rare as ordered but barly warm. The raspberry flavored tea was foamy and tasted odd, the service was average...the...More

Thank Valerie S
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that the prime rib and raspberry tea were not to your liking. We do hope you give us another try in the future.

Reviewed 8 February 2018

We were in the area and decided to give this place a try. Usually we go to Bluebonnet all the time when in the area. However, this is owned by them. We got a small table/booth by the kitchen so didn't really see the views....More

Thank Me9247
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! While were partners with the Bluebonnet Cafe owners, we bought them out several years ago. We are happy to hear you all enjoyed your fish, but wish your husband felt the same way about his burger. Please do come see...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Located right on the Colorado River, River City Grille offers very good food served by a caring, attentive staff.

Thank billsharp2017
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you had a good experience with us and enjoyed our food. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 February 2018

River City Grille offers a menu with a wide selection of delicious appetizers & entrees that are reasonably priced. Their bar has an abundant selection of specialty drinks, beer, as well as non-alcoholic drinks. The outside deck or inside the restaurant with the glass windows...More

Thank MarbleFallsTXLady
Paul B, Owner at River City Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW!!!! Thank you so much for this GREAT review! We hope to see you soon and appreciate all your kind words. We work hard and wish everyone of our customers felt this way!

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Art M
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
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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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