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River Cafe

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100 E Pioneer Blvd, Mesquite, NV 89027-4929
+1 702-346-7777
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“lamb steak” (27 reviews)
“prime rib” (70 reviews)
“eggs” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
100 E Pioneer Blvd, Mesquite, NV 89027-4929
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Each year my family and I travel to Mesquite and stop by the River Cafe. The food is always great and reasonably priced. The service is great and the waiters are on top of getting your drinks refilled.

Thank lairdtb
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It's great for after-hours food when the buffet is closed or you're tired from a long day on the slots. I'd say breakfast is my favorite time to eat here. The ham and eggs are a huge favorite...

Thank Tom H
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

After being seated we were offered beverages by table attendant but didn’t see a server for over 10 minutes. The prime rib special was cooked to order but sides included only vegetable and choice of potato but no dinner salad or soup. The prime rib...More

Thank valpo1125
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Not sure what possessed me to order the chicken noodle soup, but what I received was undercooked garlic top ramen in a weird soy sauce slurry. The bits of chicken tasted like I might be sick later. Why would this even be on a menu....More

Thank AlfaJudy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Had ham and eggs for breakfast, the ham was so big I could only eat half of it, same with my husband. Yes I would recommend.

Thank Robert V
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This was our second trip to Mesquite. The first was 18 years ago. Then, the prime rib dinner was less than $5. Even at $7.99 now, it is a great bargain. However, the baked potato was overcooked and the side dish tasted like the canned...More

Thank swamprat2016
Reviewed June 16, 2018

I had two meals there, a mediocre dinner that was mostly adequate and an awful breakfast. It's casino-food so lower your expectations! Although my dinner was no worse than expected breakfast was borderline horrible. First, the host tried to seat me at a table with...More

Thank biker53x
Reviewed June 6, 2018

When one of our party got his meal, he looked down at the portion and said "Boy, this was a full growed pig". That about sums up the potions. Very large and very good.

Thank Douglas D
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Located in the Virgin River hotel and casino, this little gem really surprised me. After a disastrous affair with the buffet located in said casino the previous evening, we decided to try the cafe for breakfast. I ordered the Denver omlet, and was not let...More

Thank Annabeth C
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We had the worst steak that we have ever eaten there. Would not recommend to anyone. Was supposed to be New York Strip and Shrimp but the meat was tough and had a bad taste. Shrimp was ok cause I guess you can't really screw...More

Thank Mary L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Pioneer Blvd, Mesquite, NV 89027-4929 (Formerly The Chuckwagon)
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Mesquite
  • Phone Number: +1 702-346-7777
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