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McCarthy's On The Riverwalk

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333 Nibco Pkwy, Elkhart, IN 46516-3565
+1 574-293-2830
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Newburgh, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was fantastic from the food to the drinks. The service was also very good. Next time I'm in Elkhart this is a for sure to do. There's also several Pokestops in the area if that's a plus for anyone.

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Thank Kennedy S
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at McCarthy's for lunch after visiting the new York Central RR museum. The service was a bit slow owing to an un-described "kitchen problem", but the food was very good once it arrived. The lobster dip appetizer was excellent, and the half-sandwich and soup or salad special was plenty of food for both my wife and myself. We both... More 

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Thank John W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place with great food. The menu consists of so many enticing & unique options. You can be dressed up or dressed down. We dined on the awning-covered patio overlooking the river. The service was great. Our food arrived very quickly. It was a very enjoyable experience. We will definitely return!

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stratford
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ordered the seafood salad and it had a very fishy smell. Also the restaurant itself had a very bad smell when you walked in the door and the toilets were not flushing properly in the ladies room. I would not return.

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Berrien Springs, Michigan
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We loved sitting on the patio at McCarthy's. We loved it all even more when the server brought our salads and then our salmon in Thai sauce. Good fresh fare served by friendly servers. We'll go back--I want to try the fish and chips.

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Thank DouglasJones2014
Elkhart, Indiana
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We are a group of library employees, most of us retired, some still working, who meet here once a month for lunch. The food is delicious and the service fine. They accommodate our needs, whether there are six of us or fifteen (currently twenty-two on the email list). The burgers, salads, mac and cheese, and fish tacos are great. Have... More 

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Thank Marsha E
South Bend, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This restaurant sits on the banks of the Elkhart river. Offers outdoor seating. Nice "Irish Pub" ambiance. Good beer selection. Pitiful liquors selection. Service spotty. Foods sounds good but doesn't deliver.

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Thank Davanrn
Osprey, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Had the Peanut Butter Hamburger - quite delicious! My wife had Asian Chicken Salad - also very good. Service was good. Ate in the outdoor covered patio area overlooking the Riverwalk. Wonderful view. Highly recommend.

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Thank spikenails
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the menu because it offered some unusual foods such as peanut butter hamburger and loaded Shepherd's pie - both excellent. Yes we will return and highly recommend.

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Thank GRapidian
South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Mc Carthy's on the Riverwalk is an unexpected dining experience hidden on the Elkhart Riverwalk. We have been there several times and the staff is always attentive and the food is good. The atmosphere inside and out are a draw for us when we are looking to enjoy a night out with family or friends.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $35
Cuisine
American, Irish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Nibco Pkwy, Elkhart, IN 46516-3565
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Elkhart
  • Phone Number: +1 574-293-2830
Description
From classic food and drink in its pub-like bar to upscale private dining, McCarthy's on the RiverWalk offers a range of dining accommodations in a beautiful waterside setting.

Enjoy a relaxing lunch on the covered patio or a delicious filet mignon in the dining room. The refined menu of traditional Irish dishes and contemporary American classics is sure to satisfy any appetite.

The bar features an extensive wine list, specialty martinis and craft and draft beers on tap. Catering and private events.

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