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“Great experience” 5 of 5 stars
Review of River View Restaurant & Lounge

River View Restaurant & Lounge
42323 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271
559-561-2211
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Ranked #8 of 14 Restaurants in Three Rivers
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Coventry, Rhode Island, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
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“Great experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Loved relaxing on the back deck, having a cold beer, and delicious food after a long day in Sequoia Nat'l Park.

Visited August 2014
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Toledo, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Service was terrible. Food wasn't very good.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The place has a nice view of the river. However, it took 30 minutes from the time we sat down until our order was taken. The food took a similar length of time to arrive (which would not have been a big deal if our order was taken promptly). The restaurant was not very busy, yet the table next to us was having the same issue. A very disappointing experience.

Visited July 2014
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San Jose, California
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“More like a Biker Bar”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Around 5 pm on July 4th weekend, my husband and I stopped by to check this place out for dinner. When we arrived it appeared to be more of a local, dive/biker bar, than a tourist restaurant. They do have a lot of seating inside and outside for dining. We ordered drinks, but decided to go elsewhere for dinner. They do have a great view of the river and a great local IPA.

  • Visited July 2014
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Newport, United Kingdom
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“Nice location, mediocre food”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

One word to describe the food: mediocre
Now the details:
Biggest issue here was that nothing tasted fresh. Loaded jacket potatoes were no way on earth loaded. Even in European terms it was a very small portion almost child's portion. It was also supposed to come with sour cream with chives but this wasn't on the plate.
The three rivers burger, oh man, for that price ($16) I was expecting home made gourmet patties. I am 99% sure that they were out of a packet possibly bought in a supermarket. It just didn't taste fresh and wasn't enjoyable.
Chips (fries) were soggy, greasy and floppy.
The lady who served us was very pleasant but we didn't want to kick up a fuss so we didn't say anything. They need to organise training for the kitchen staff ASAP.

Visited June 2014
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“Slow service & cold food”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We wanted to try another restaurant in our 2. Night at three rivers. It was unfortunately not a good decision. Our food was cold. We didn't eat it all then at the end it was more expensive than the other restaurant. Maybe instead of grilled chicken we should ve gotten burger. The service was slow but friendly.

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