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By the River Restaurant

31937 N James Madison Hwy, Arvonia, VA 23004
(434) 581-1515
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Ranked #1 of 2 restaurants in Arvonia
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 3, 2012
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English first
Palmyra, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

the resturant closed earlier in this year and is missed by many They had a good size menu consisting of good old fashioned food and we were surprised when it closed

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Buckingham, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

I have eaten some of the best meals here; but also some lousy overpriced ones. They are on the river so I suggest coming when the weather is nice because you can sit outdoors and it is a very pretty. My family and I have eaten here about half a dozen times the first 3 or 4 were wonderful the... More

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Farmville, Virginia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

This previously enjoyable destination is no longer a favorite. I wonder if it is under new management....greasy food, small portions, inflated prices, indifferent servers.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2009

This is a nice, casual little restaurant, and it's literally by the river. The James River is where they're at, right on hwy 15. They offer all kinds of entrees, including country favorites, and nicer things like a variety of steaks and seafood. All of it is nicely priced though. The only problem perhaps is that the dining area is... More

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