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River Gods Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

125 River St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3806
+1 617-576-1881
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 15, 2016
“What a great find”
May 19, 2016
“Interesting Place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 River St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3806
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21 - 30 of 34 reviews

Reviewed January 1, 2012

Looking for a cozy neighborhood bar with a modern touch, then River Gods is the place. We went with friends before dinner and it was a perfect stopover for a glass of wine and beer. The place was decorated in festive holiday lights and angels,...More

Thank PatSnyder
Reviewed November 23, 2011

Everything you want when looking for a local neighborhood hangout. Crowded (yes, you might have to wait a bit), down to earth service (yep, not always treating you as if you are the King of Spain) and extremely nice pub food. The burger I had...More

Thank BTLS
Reviewed October 24, 2011

I've been here several times over the past couple of years with friends, family, and even for meetings. Usually earlier in the day you can easily get a table, but weekends and nights it can get very packed. At 10pm they stop seating for dinner...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2008

Awesome steak tips sandwich!

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Reviewed August 10, 2008

nice bar

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Reviewed July 8, 2008

Food was real good, service was questionable at best, go for drinks after dinner somewhere else is my suggestion. Seems to me like it can't figure out if it's a bar or a restaurant. They certainly don't give you room to eat a real meal.

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Reviewed May 17, 2008

Best veggie burger I've ever had. Place is cramped, but hey, it's a bar. Interior is unique.

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Reviewed May 5, 2008

Awesome cheese plate, good beer selection, uniquely great veggie burger...and I hear the steak sandwich is insane.

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Reviewed February 29, 2008

Not fancy but not trying to be. the perfect neighborhood hangout, coupled with an eclectic decor of thrones and kitsch.

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Boston, MA
Reviewed January 13, 2008

Feels like you're in a Tolkein book

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 River St, Cambridge, MA 02139-3806
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-576-1881
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