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100 Melton Lake Peninsula, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
865-862-8646
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Ranked #8 of 79 Restaurants in Oak Ridge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Leesburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

after taking a nice walk to the boat house we were ready for a nice meal. We had a nice variety to choose from. Some of us had salads that were very generous. The cheeseburger that I had was very tasty. The gentleman who served us was very courteous

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
226 reviews 226 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I took my parents here one Saturday for lunch. This was my second visit. We ate a late lunch (2 PM) and the restaurant was almost empty. The host and waitress were very nice. There are nice views of the water from all the tables. We started the meal with friend green beans and ranch dip. It was excellent. Fried... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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71 reviews 71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The meeting had a good variety of appetizers, they were very good, warm and tasty. We should have more after hours meeting at the Riverside Grill.

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Clinton, Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Excrllent food and service. Nice view on the water especially during rowing season. We eat here quite often and have never been disappointed. We always bring out of town guests to eat at Riverside because we know they will be satisified with everything. We especially like their homemade bread they bring to the table. Fresh out of the oven.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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70 reviews 70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Plenty of parking, nice, contemporary décor, roomy seating. Great steak, great service, great view...will definitely go back!

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San Diego
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This fine food restaurant near Knoxville is not formal, and offers high quality food with a nice river view. Our group of 4 visitors enjoyed a variety of well prepared food: the ribeye was tender and tasty, the chicken and shrimp pasta was creamy, delicately flavored, with sundried tomato, the meat loaf was very good, and the crab cake, though... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

You can eat outside near the water. There was also a firepit out front. The menu is varied, with excellent entrée salads. Beer on tap and wine. (We didn't ask about whether it has a full bar).

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I got the salmon when I dined there and it was very good. My daughter said she likes to go to happy hour there. It has a good view of the lake.

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I went here with several coworkers after a conference. I ordered the fish tacos; they were huge! The fish was cooked perfect, and there was just the right amount of spicy. I will eat there again when I visit Knoxville. The windows were large and offered a great view of the river outside the restaurant.

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Oak Ridge, TN
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This restaurant has an outstanding Sunday Brunch with all the regular breakfast items. The omelettes are great and the best part is you can order it from your table and it will be brought to you rather than standing in line. The brunch also features many great lunch items. The location is right on the water and you may even... More 

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Additional Information about Riverside Grill

Address: 100 Melton Lake Peninsula, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone Number: 865-862-8646
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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