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“Nice Atmosphere, Good Food” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of River City Grill

River City Grill
Ranked #13 of 156 Restaurants in Punta Gorda
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Flat Rock, Michigan
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110 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
“Nice Atmosphere, Good Food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2014

Our family dined here on our last night together in Florida, celebrating the Christmas holiday. The dinner was enjoyed by all, great atmosphere and location. Good selection on the menu. Place has a swanky vibe. We liked it.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Punta Gorda, Florida
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great Place for Christmas Dinner”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2014

Although crowded, this spot was great for Christmas dinner (choice of entrees). Everyone enjoyed their selections.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank 2012UWMom
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Punta Gorda, Florida
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“New Years Eve”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2014

My wife and I had a superb meal at the River City Grill. We shared an appetizer of Boom Boom Shrimp which was one of the best we ever had. The meals were also excellent. I had a lobster pasta dish which was one of the specials for the evening and we both shared the left overs the following evening. She had scallops which were also first cabin. We both had deserts, hers a chocolate bunt cake and mine, a fruit turnover with ice cream. The only negative was the turnover which was not very good. The service was very good and overall an excellent experience..

  • Visited December 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Dennis O
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Trenton, Michigan
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165 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
“Great New Year's Eve dinner with family!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2013

Took the family here for the second year in a row. I had the Chicken Maddonnini and it was fabulous. Other dishes we had were scallops, butterfish, swordfish with sweet potatoes and radish salad. All meals were incredible. Great restaurant, great food, great location and great service. Even as busy as it was, our waitress, Wendy, was exceptional! Happy New Year to all the kind folks at River City Grill and the folks of Punta Gorda, FL.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Carl P
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Sarasota
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76 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great Find”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The restaurant has a good selection and quality of food at reasonable prices. The service was good and welcoming. One of the better restaurants in Punta Gorda.

Visited December 2013
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