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6633 Viscoe Road, Radford, VA 24141
(540) 633-3940
Today
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 11
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely surroundings, charming waitress, tasty food

This was our first visit to River Company, which on the other side of the New River from Radford University (directly across from Greenhill Apartments). It has a lodge feel, with a big old stone fireplace and comfortable booths. You can eat on the patio outside. You can also view the brewery... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Alexandrian1026
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Alexandria, Virginia
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
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Virginia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Went to have dinner one evening and thought it would nice to eat on the balcony. We were right. The view is great and the atmosphere was relaxing. Our food was served to perfection. The waitstaff worked hard to make sure we were always OK. The suggestion of a local beer was perfect and went well with the meal ordered.... More 

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New York, NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

All I can say is for these prices you've got to be kidding me. Accommodating customers? Not a chance. Inventive food? nope! Nice-looking looking interior yep.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This was our first visit to River Company, which on the other side of the New River from Radford University (directly across from Greenhill Apartments). It has a lodge feel, with a big old stone fireplace and comfortable booths. You can eat on the patio outside. You can also view the brewery workings from a window that looks down into... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It was my first time at this restaurant and I enjoyed it immensely. I was with friends from VA Tech whom I had gone to the Spring Game with. The food was excellent and the service, plus they have a great veranda which will be great to sit out on when the weather is nice and you can look out... More 

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Upperville, VA USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Our first visit and enjoyed the location, views, on-site brews and good food. Steaks looked good but chose the seafood. Seafood was overcooked and sat under the heat lamp too long. Great service.!

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Florence, South Carolina, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We read about the steaks and thought this would be a great dining experience. Don't waste your money! They were the worst steaks we ever had! My husband's, ordered medium rare, was like eating rubber. Mine, ordered well done, was dry and not at all flavorful (I've had many well done steaks that were delicious elsewhere). The baked potato I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My daughter (25) and I were visiting the area and decided this sounded like a good place for dinner. The sides that came with my grilled portobello were incredibly salty. Her pizza was good. The waiter was pleasant but forgot our appetizer. It you're just going for a beer and pizza - this is your place - especially if you're... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We tried a number of their beers and a couple of wines with our group there to celebrate a family occasion and liked them all. The food was great with large servings so we each left stuffed. The fireplace was going inside and the views were amazing off the deck. It was a great place for us to visit on... More 

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Radford, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

River Company is one of the go to places in Radford for out of town guests. Elegantly laid back with a SW Virginia feel. Good food, decent micro brewed beer and fantastic views of the New River. Little on the pricey side for a regular eatery but expected for special dinners with family or friends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

This is not a 5-star establishment, but it is a great place to eat and the best place in the area, other than Sal's. Ambiance and views off the balcony are excellent and the dining environment is very clean and cool. Food is good but too over-priced to be a truly family friendly locale. The Farmhouse Hefeweizen is the best... More 

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Additional Information about River CO Restaurant & Brewery

Address: 6633 Viscoe Road, Radford, VA 24141
Phone Number: (540) 633-3940
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Radford
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6633 Viscoe Road, Radford, VA 24141
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Radford
  • Phone Number: (540) 633-3940

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?