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River's End

15 1st St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6070
+1 562-431-5558
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“french toast” (4 reviews)
“black beans” (2 reviews)
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15 1st St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6070
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

I love to bring my dogs, sit on the patio and watch the view of Catalina and Pallas Verde. In the afternoon there are kite surfers if it is breezy. Mornings bring bike riders down the river. Service is attentive but can be slow if...More

Thank sealbeachtraveler
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Enjoyed the walk along the beach to River's End for breakfast. The service was friendly and fast. We sat on the outdoor patio and enjoyed the views. Didn't feel too bad eating the huge portions because of the walk back to town. The whole breakfast...More

1  Thank Jeanie H
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Went here for brunch on a Sunday. Apparently we got there early enough to get seating for a party of 6. The breakfast was fabulous. We all got something different including eggs, pancakes, french toast (huge fat slices). Coffee was replenished frequently as was tea...More

Thank PlanItPlanet
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Standard food in a great location. Burger pricey but not worth it. Expected more, after all the hype.

Thank computerprofessor
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This restaurant is literally on the beach in Seal Beach, at the end of the San Gabriel River and the end of the bike trail. A favorite for bicyclists to have breakfast or coffee after riding down the trail. Food is good and service is...More

1  Thank califken
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Affordable dining in a pleasant beach front atmosphere. Dogs allowed on patio. Have eaten here many times in the past couple of months, tried numerous items on menu. Good breakfast and lunch, accommodating staff, nice crowd. Great place for Sunday brunch or anytime when you...More

1  Thank Dagnytags
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Yep, right on the beach, go on a sunny day, some free street parking available. Breakfast with ocean views what more is there to say. pricey but love it. MeuterMedia

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This was my first experience at Rivers View Cafe and it was delightful one. I couldn't think of where to take out of town guest and Bingo, River View Cafe came to mind. We had a great experience sitting out in the warm California beach...More

1  Thank tdrsprod
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was recommend to us. And, the best part of it was the view. It is directly on the beach with perfect views of the water. And, that's where the goodness ends. The food took over 40 minutes to arrive to the table -...More

1  Thank iheartco25
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The food is good and nice proportions. The omelets are good with lots of fillings. Try a mimosa or sangria with brunch.

2  Thank d2r4s
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 1st St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6070
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-431-5558
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