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Riverstone Grill

971 East River Road, Grand Island, NY 14072
716.775.9079
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Ranked #3 of 34 Restaurants in Grand Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

I live nearby and dine here often. Everything I and my family has ordered was delicious. They have the best burgers in WNY. I highly recommend the Riverstone Grill even if you don't live nearby.

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Niagara Falls, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Have had two good dinners there so far, Tried the Steak Gorgonzola Penne and it was very good. The wife tried Chaz’s Mac and Cheese and loved it. When back the second time and had the fish fry and was very happy (Haddock). The service was very good. We will be going back for more.

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Riverstone G, Owner at Riverstone Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we really appreciate it. The steak and gorganzola pasta is a very popular menu item. It is rich and flavorful and continues to be a customer favorite along with our Friday fish fry. Hope to see you back soon. More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

After watching Man VS Food, I had some pretty large expectations from this establishment. I was hoping and dreaming of a huge slab of juicy meat that I would struggle to finish. Needless to say, I was very underwhelmed. The restaurant itself is small, the decor is nice and the staff relatively friendly, but atmosphere aside, I was there for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Went there tonight for dinner with husband and five year old son. Place was quiet except bar area was packed for trivia night. After waiting for food for over an hour my son's spaghetti came out. My son finished all his food and still adult entrees were not even at the table. My husband found the waitress and asked for... More 

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Riverstone G, Owner at Riverstone Grill, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear about your experience and will look into what exactly the issue was. It is no excuse however my husband and I whom are always there were out due to the arrival of our daughter. It is very unfortunate that you had to wait so long for your food and that it still wasn't satisfactory. This... More 

Grand Island, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

the hostess seated us immediately and within minutes our server came over took purring orders and explained all of the specials. In non time at all we had our appetizers and our soup. Did not wait long for our main meal which was delicious.

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Riverstone G, Owner at Riverstone Grill, responded to this review

Happy Anniversary!!! It is wonderful to hear that our staff was prompt and that you received great service. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and hope that you let the server know it was your anniversary and enjoyed a complimentary dessert!! More 

Buffalo, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The Riverstone Grill has excellent food with some very inventive ingredients. The burgers are great = you can choose from 2 sizes and with varying added ingredients. The sandwiches are great - especially the Riverstone steak sandwich - it's the best steak sandwich I've ever had. My son has tried 2 different burgers and said they were great. Alll come... More 

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Riverstone G, Owner at Riverstone Grill, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your lunch. Our burgers have become a very popular item, especially on Wednesday's when we feature discounted burger specials in the bar area. We look forward to your next visit!! More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Riverstone Grill is one of the best restaurants around! They are always accommodating for our large family, including my 2 year old grandson! Many restaurants that have the caliber of food that Riverstone offers do not encourage children, but he has always been welcomed! Speaking of the food, I have tried most of the menu and have enjoyed it all!... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

I had a colleague in town and he was staying in grand island. He invited me up and suggested this place. I was blown away by how good it was and the service the entire staff gave us. Chris? Chef guy made some amazing apps for us and really made the night special. He suggested we come back for the... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Tried the riverstone grill based upon the TA reviews and so happy we did! Food was delicious and service was friendly and quick. For meals we had the stuffed banana peppers, hangar steak, and chicken pasta. Everything was delicious, my only complaint was that the steak was supposed to be medium rare and came out very rare, but I took... More 

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Amado, Arizona, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Having moved from the area nearly 40 years ago I was somewhat surprised at the location of the Riverstone Grill. It used to be a dive bar that was part of my drunken adolescence. A family member recommended it with the same comment. I don't watch cooking shows so the Man vs Food references meant nothing to me. I ordered... More 

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Additional Information about Riverstone Grill

Address: 971 East River Road, Grand Island, NY 14072
Phone Number: 716.775.9079
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Grand Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 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: American

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