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River Grille

1003 McClain Rd, Bentonville, AR 72712-6737
+1 479-271-4141
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1003 McClain Rd, Bentonville, AR 72712-6737
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was delicious and the steak perfectly rare. The plus here was our waiter. Best service ever!

Thank Susan H
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the very nice review. So happy you had such a wonderful dining experience.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good, but not great--the staff is wonderfully attentive and we enjoyed the cozy atmosphere. This is a nice getaway from the noisier places near the square, and is a good value.

Thank Thomas U
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, please give me a call at 479-271-4141, I'm very open to ways to improve your experience.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my family from out of town here as several people recommended it and I have had lunch here and it's been very good. The food was pretty terrible, especially for the money we spend. The filets had no flavor or seasoning. The crab risotto...More

Thank according_to_amanda
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I can not express to you how disappointed I was after reading your review. We buy only best when it comes to the protein that we serve in the restaurant and from your review I can only presume that we did not handle the cooking...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our group ordered a variety of meals which were all top-notch delicious. I got the pork chop with an appetizer of scallops. They were awesome. Restaurant had a wonderful ambience and pleasant staff.

Thank robm99x
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I'm glad your group had a wonderful experience and we look forward to seeing you soon. Brenda

Reviewed 12 June 2017

My wife and I stopped by for lunch. Very restricted menu, just sandwiches. My wife ordered the Cuban, very dry, and little flavor. However the fries were good. I ordered the steak taco, steak was cooked to order, had a little gristle. I ordered onion...More

Thank John E
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

I read your review and talk to Chef immediately concerning the pork sandwich. We just added this item to our menu and we are using a local pork producer so we want to make sure the quality is up to our standard. Chef is going...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful, relaxing meal at River Grille Steakhouse. White tablecloths, comfortable seating, delicious food, attentive service and classic pop piano music by Terry. Would highly recommend trying the Pablano creamed corn....delicious!

Thank lika2travel
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you, I'm happy you enjoyed your evening. I appreciate your nice review.

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We go here at least 2 or 3 times a year mainly for special occassions. The appetizers and entrees are always great as are the sides. The service is second to none and the attention to detail is incredible. My last visit with my wife,...More

Thank williamwhitfield3
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

We love being your "Special Occasion" place! Thank you for the wonderful review and I'm very pleased that we made sure your steak was up to our standards.

Reviewed 24 May 2017

After spending several hours at Crystal Bridges, we enjoyed an exceptionally good dinner at River Grille. Both are meals were delicious, and the Australian Cabernet we had with it was also excellent. Our server did a fine job as well. The atmosphere was comfortable, with...More

Thank William N
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you so very much for the wonderful review and I'm so glad you found us on your visit to Bentonville to see Crystal Bridges. I appreciate the recommendation also, we will take very good care of your friends.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Having moved from the Chicago area, where restaurants reign highly, we have been pleasantly surprised with the quality and caliber of River Grille. Waitstaff is knowledgeable, attentive without being overbearing. I know a lot of restaurants in the area are touting their 'high south cuisine...More

Thank ChefPlease
Brenda S, Owner at River Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you so much for the very nice review. We are so happy that you founds us and that you have enjoyed your dining experiences with us. I'm a lot like you and tend to get the same things when I dine at certain restaurants,...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

We selected River Grille strictly on the basis of Trip Advisor reviews and were certainly not disappointed. We were warmly greeted and served by knowledgable wait staff. We enjoyed/shared the spinach and arugula salad, I had salmon for an entree and my dinner companion had...More

Thank prairieguy16
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14 May 2017|
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Response from Brenda S | Property representative |
60+ if you have four courses.
Stephanie Meado... G
5 February 2017|
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Response from Jim R | Reviewed this property |
Business casual would suffice, but it's nice enough you could dress up and not look out of place.
Helen S
11 September 2016|
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Response from Q8308SLpatriciad | Reviewed this property |
We went to River Grille in Bentonville on a Saturday afternoon and had no reservation. We were seated quickly. Was in April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 49
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1003 McClain Rd, Bentonville, AR 72712-6737
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Bentonville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-271-4141
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Fining Dining Steakhouse with Seafood. Excellent bar and outdoor covered patio. Open for casual lunches Mon.-Fri.
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