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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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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“the river” (22 reviews)
“patio” (23 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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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good, basic food in a restaurant with a great view. Prices are reasonable. Service was so-so, but it was a busy night so maybe understaffed.

Thank twilaviolet
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This restaurant is nicely decorated with a great view of the Kicking Horse river in Golden BC. We ate lunch on the patio which was very inviting. Lots of space. The food was terrific, a good variety to choose from and very fresh tasting and...More

Thank Lisa480
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Awesome patio right on the river, and every time I've popped in there's been wicked live music, our bartender Pat was super friendly... over all real real good experience. The chicken wings are very tasty, which is something I'm always looking out for... i've had...More

Thank miesha l
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Amazing patio with a spectacular view of the Kicking Horse River. Some of the patio tables have fire pits on them which can be lit in the evening - what could be better! Tried this restaurant for lunch on the patio. They have a great...More

1  Thank Peonies2014
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Awesome patio with great view of raging river and a lively pub with nice servers. No working internet though! Needed to jump on for emails and would not load up on many attempts so gave up trying. Super pricey menu!, so did not order food....More

Thank Nolpreen
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

The launch of their new spring menu coincided with our visit and what we tasted was truly good. My nicoise with perfectly cooked tuna was nicely sized and worked beautifully with the lemon oil. However the stand out dishes were the steak with the most...More

Thank kerry_dow
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I play in a touring band and when we roll into Golden to play the Rockwater all of us know we are in for a good time. The food is amazing!!!! The staff is awesome!! and the people that frequent the place are friendly. It...More

2  Thank Devon B
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I've played at the Rockwater many times and with different bands. Every time I am always blown away by how awesome the food is and how nice the staff are. On my most recent visit I was served the best Ceasar ever! This venue and...More

Thank marc-the-sharc
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Myself and my bandmates have highly enjoyed the hotel and restaurant of the Rockwater Grill and Bar for the last 2 1/2 years. Tasty dishes, clean rooms, friendly staff, and a great venue. Looking forward to the next Rockwater night!

Thank Sebastjohn K
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I had a delicious meal at the Rockwater... the friendly staff and great atmosphere makes this restaurant a must in Golden. The patio has the best view of the the Kicking Horse river. Later in the evening, the DJs were amazing and the dance floor...More

Thank Marc L
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
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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