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Top O' The River

7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664
+1 256-582-4567
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cornbread” (169 reviews)
“catfish” (136 reviews)
“fries” (50 reviews)
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
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7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After driving for over nine hours returning from a trip to South Carolina, we stopped here for dinner an hour away from our home. We had always heard about it and how good it was reported to be, so we thought this would be a...More

1  Thank TnMan38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place to go whether in Sunday clothes or shorts and t-shirts from a day on the boat. Fried seafood options with great sides of cornbread, slaw, etc. Service is always fast and quality is always good.

Thank Lee Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Huge restaurant, good catfish, wonderful slaw, cornbread and marinated onions, and excellent service. We had a nice view of the lake. Very enjoyable meal, and we will be back.

Thank chjones50
Reviewed 30 October 2018

What a pleasant dining experience this was !! The server was terrific, the food was delicious and the portions were huge. We enjoyed the 'catfish special' and ,believe me, it was wonderful. The accompanying pickled onions were new to us and now we can say...More

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant with my brother. The attendants are really friendly and serve good American food. Suggested!

Thank JGsmash
Reviewed 3 October 2018

From all of the local reviews, I anticipated a really good meal. However, it was mediocre at best. Margarita was awful, boiled shrimp was edible. Corned bread and coleslaw are very good. Service was excellent.

Thank shewulfwyn
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We arrived at 4:15 pm on Saturday and found the main parking lot full and the adjacent lot filling up. Heading in to the restaurant we expected a long wait but were pleasantly surprised to be seated immediately. We have been to all the Top...More

Thank Riki R
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The food was really good! The view was great! Excellent service!! Didn’t have to wait at all! Love the cornbread!

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great pond fed USA catfish. The slaw and cornbread presented prior to your meal, at no additional cost is very tasty. I suggest adding a pot of greens for a great Southern meal to go with the appetizer. The cat fish special is great, the...More

Thank K9814TNrobertm
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Wow.... what a great and fast service. We were in a group of 30+ people but the service was amazing. I was really impressed. Food is delicious, big portions. You might consider sharing it. View ..... amazing !!!!!

Thank jt-BR-74
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They open at 4pm on Sat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7004 Val Monte Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976-2664 (Formerly Top O The River)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Guntersville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-582-4567
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