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SweetWaters On The River
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Ranked #15 of 641 Restaurants in Eugene
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Valley River Drive
Transit: On LTD Bus Route, On Bike Path
Description: Take a seat at our restaurant in Eugene and enjoy a panoramic view of the Willamette River while enjoying breakfast, lunch, dinner or a glass of Willamette Valley pinot noir at SweetWaters. Our Chef has put his own spin on traditional Northwest favorites, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients to create seasonal menus to delight the most seasoned palate. Whether here to enjoy a candlelit dinner in our main dining room, a relaxed lunch on our outdoor patio, or cocktails with friends in the SweetWaters lounge, this is a Pacific Northwest dining experience not to be missed.
Reviewed March 31, 2013

We dined this time with a Groupon coupon for discounted services. The meals, wine, service, and ambiance along side the Willamette River were outstanding. Problems came when the bill was presented which differed from what our Groupon coupon stated. The waitress followed by her supervisor offered confusing explanations as to why we did not get the discount as was stated on the coupon we purchased. The amount in dispute was not large, but the negative experience, having to argue about the bill, soured the evening for both of us. Upon writing to the Restaurant with our complaint we were offered the same feeble explanation together with a reasonable discount on a future meal with the explanation that there were a lot of complaints regarding this Groupon offer..

Having said this, we would return because Sweetwaters really is a delightful restaurant offering an extensive wine list and a bevy of delectable menu selections all prepared with creatively blended ingredients in a visually attractive manner and done to perfection.

Sans "Coupon" most diners would be very please with their experience at Sweetwaters at the Valley River Inn, Eugene, Oregon.

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Thank asiasolo
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Reviewed March 10, 2013

Sweetwaters restaurant, where the ambiance and quality of food is superb and the Tiramisu was to die for.

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Reviewed March 9, 2013

My husband and I had brunch at Sweetwaters in Eugene, OR and it had everything we look for in a brunch experience. Good food, ambience (table next to the beautiful Willamette river!), great friendly service and delicious cocktails! And our waitress Stacy was so friendly and kind. We'd go back just to see her again! We are actually going to Sweetwaters for brunch today with a couple of friends. :)

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Sweetwaters_12, Manager at SweetWaters On The River, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2013

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate all the comments we recieve.

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Reviewed March 7, 2013

...the restaurant/hotel seemed under-staffed...hence, slow service. Nothing against our waitress, though.

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Reviewed February 25, 2013

We like the bartenders and the river view. The chef offers interesting gourmet dishes and succeeds in plating delicious food. The service is attentive and plentiful. It could become your favorite late-night stop-in-for- appetizers and drinks place in Eugene. It is ours.

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Thank Misterbeadle
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