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Riverhouse Inn

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310 W Grand River Ave, Williamston, MI 48895-1322
517-655-4300
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Upscale in a small town

The food was very good. I had butternut lasagna and hubby had pork with green beans and potatoes prepared by a chef who could be preparing the food for an "upper crust" clientele Glad he's working in small town America . It was a slow night at the restaurant and felt the prices were a little... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 12, 2014
hasletthoney
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Perry, MI
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Haslett, Michigan
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69 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Sausage & pasta dish sausage terrible. sausage was the cheap smoked kind with a can of tomatoes tossed in the pasta. Was not fresh fennel sausage. Poor quality food. I would have sent it back but I was being treated for dinner and did not want to embarrass my cousin. I will not go back. As a side note. replace... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I travel for a living so I guess I expect a lot. I had the pork shank. It was very good. My wife had angel hair carbonara with peas. My wife hates to complain. I did not notice. Hey carbonara did not have the peas in it. This may seem like no big deal- but the peas make the meal.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I recently returned here for dinner after a 2-year absence. My hope was that it had improved since my last visit. Unfortunately, it had not. We started with cocktails, which were fine, but I felt were overpriced for what we received (small). Charge me whatever you want for food or drink, but give me some value! I ordered the filet... More 

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Perry, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The food was very good. I had butternut lasagna and hubby had pork with green beans and potatoes prepared by a chef who could be preparing the food for an "upper crust" clientele Glad he's working in small town America . It was a slow night at the restaurant and felt the prices were a little high for the food... More 

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Owosso, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Just been here one time, but overall impressions were good. We opted (as did everyone else that day) to sit on the patio. Hands down the best view and most peaceful of any patio I've been to in Mid Michigan. The server was super attentive, polished, and fit the establishment's feel. We only had drinks that day, but watched others... More 

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Okemos, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This place has a lot if potential. It's a lovely setting, the food is good, the outdoor chairs were very uncomfortable and in a warm day the inside was way too warm. Make it comfortable and it will be great.

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Okemos, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We went a couple of years not dining here after a mediocre meal a few years ago. This is one of the best places in the Lansing area for outdoor dining, no ugly parking lot or street views. (I do wish they would do a bit more with the indoor décor since this is an historic home) The staff was... More 

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Williamston, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Food is great a little pricey , but having a beer on the back patio and enjoying the scenery is so worth it !!! I love their Arugula salad with the highest quality cut of beef on it , Yummy .

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Williamston, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

But, overpriced. I take many business lunches here. Atmosphere is good for a business discussion. But, I don't like walking away with a $40 (two person, no alcohol) lunch bill.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Set in a converted house this place has a warm and welcoming atmosphere. In the summer the patio overlooking the river adds a most relaxing environment. The food is always excellent and the staff warm and welcoming. A real treasure.

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Additional Information about Riverhouse Inn

Address: 310 W Grand River Ave, Williamston, MI 48895-1322
Phone Number: 517-655-4300
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Williamston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 310 W Grand River Ave, Williamston, MI 48895-1322
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Williamston
  • Phone Number: 517-655-4300

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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