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Rockwater Grill & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
429 9th Ave N. | Downtown Golden- Across From the Post Office, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
+1 250-344-5951
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“the river” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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429 9th Ave N. | Downtown Golden- Across From the Post Office, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family of five landed here after an eight hour drive from Whistler, hungry and tired. Delicious food, great view of the river and mountains, waiter(Ryan I believe?) was awesome. Caesars were outstanding:)

Thank ajtitus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling from Ontario our family stopped in for dinner. This place can rival many of the high end restaurants we visit in Toronto. Beautiful decor and located right on the Kicking Horse River. The servers were great. Everything we ordered was perfectly cooked and seasoned...More

Thank Gigget L
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Patio outside is right along the river for some nice views. Drinks, appetizers and main dishes were all good.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The Rockwater burger was one of the best I've ever had! Angus beef with Monterey jack, peppercorn sauce, caramalized onion, smoked bacon- great! Good beer on tap. Sat outside with the Columbia river moving swiftly along. Will visit again when up there!

Thank Randycoeur
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Great food, interesting menu and ice cold local beer. Rockwater Grill & Bar was a pleasant surprise after a long day driving. Service was good and the dessert menu tempting. You can't beat watching the river as the sun goes down!

Thank tobiasCanada
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Overpriced for the quality of food. The Caesar salad was warm and wilted. Tasteless dressing. The Philly Cheesesteak was mostly gristle, with a tiny portion of fries. The steak sandwich was mediocre at best. We researched the menu on line before we went. We were...More

Thank Susie T
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Free live music and some pretty good company served for a good mid week bender! Service wasn't bad and a decent venue! I'll be returning

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Service was extremely slow, not very polite , ordered drinks took 15 min, everybody but me were served glasses with their beverage , so far not impressed

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We stopped for a coffee, we did not feel hungry having had breakfast a few hours back. Everyone around us seemed like they were enjoying their food! We sat and enjoyed the river view and sunshine! Cool!

Thank ConnieWonnie69
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The bistro was quiet when we visited on a Wednesday evening but that did not dampen the very friendly and welcoming reception we received from our server. The menu offers an interesting selection of meals. I chose the Lobster Pot Pie which was delicious and...More

Thank michaely416
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 27
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 9th Ave N. | Downtown Golden- Across From the Post Office, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 250-344-5951
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In the heart of Golden, the Rockwater Grill & Bar is your place for quality invotive food, large groups, almost daily live entertainment. Summer time find your self on our rooftop and riverside patios. Kids welcome everyday till 9pm.
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