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Riverside Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Great food with a great view, happy hour . Great local spot and if you are on vacation you will feel right at home!
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch tuna tacos onion straws peel and eat shrimp seafood clam chowder fresh fish sandwich bread the indian river jake owen fun atmosphere great lunch sit outside bridge dana dock
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The atmosphere at this cafe' was fun and romantic ! My husband and I were celebrating our 40th anniversary in Vero Beach. We sat outside on the deck over looking the river, the fish special was delicious and our server was excellent too. She (Sarah)...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jean C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were seated right away. Our waitress Sarah was awesome, very attentive and a great personality! We had 2 appetizers and split an entree. The food was perfect and the bloody Mary's were fantastic! I would recommend Riverside Cafe for drinks on the water or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Flagirlbeth
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lunch here today, we shared bang bang flounder wrap with onion rings, wrap was filled with excellently prepared flounder in spicy sauce, onion rings good. We shared dessert, today a lemon creme brulet. Wonderful flavor, very smooth custard served slightly warm. Delicious. We will definitely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tom A
Reviewed 2 days ago

The first place we head to each and every time we visit my parents in Vero. Our stay of 10 days in Vero includes at least 3 visits to Riverside. The food is amazing, we love the atmosphere and the waitstaff is very friendly especially...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank StaceyDes
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good food and a nice place to take out of town visitors. Love to sit outdoors but be careful on sunny days. Off street parking.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had friends in from out of town and took them to Riverside Cafe for lunch. We had an awesome time and our Grouper and Mahi was perfect. Our server, Kim made it a great afternoon and we will be back soon!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank X9360GQmikeo
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the Riverside Cafe to eat and catch the sunset. It was really crowded but we got a table on the deck almost immediately. Our server was Sarah. She was overwhelmed at first by the crowd she had to wait on. But as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jlydon01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had lunch outside by the river. It has a unique veiw of the bridge. Lunch was very good. They have a great selection to choose from. The drinks are good as well. A very nice place to go for lunch. We will be back...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Aquarina
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great view fantastic food fun people and music. Don’t miss the Ahai Tuna Nachos that are out of this world!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank craigwlind
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the Fish Taco and a Mahi Sandwich, as well as the Tuna Nachos. All were delicious. We sat outside by the water. Our wait person, Sarah, was attentive and fun.

Date of visit: February 2019
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18 September 2018|
Response from Billie R | Reviewed this property |
You can click on trip advisor & put in the name of establishment you want review.. There you will find a variety of catagories to choose from. Pick a category; then type in the name of the place you want to review; when you... More
5 July 2018|
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Response from moethebugman | Reviewed this property |
I believe regular menu available not just buffet
5 July 2018|
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Response from jameseLexington_Ky | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Fine menu My wife had the crab cake sandwich and said it was delicious Enjoy!
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