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Riverboat on the Potomac

301 Beach Ter, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2247
+1 804-224-7055
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood
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301 Beach Ter, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2247
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a huge bar and an onsite off track horse betting facility. I used to do horse betting in Hampton Roads. I had a reloadable card with funds on it. Unfortunately, the card from Hampton Roads did not work at Riverboat on the...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We tried to eat here on Saturday night and could tell that it was not going to be worth the money. We had one drink and left. Went back on Sunday for the breakfast buffet hoping for the best. It was a mistake, we should...More

Thank Papafutbol
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The food at Riverboat is not anything special, especially for the price. We were not impressed, and haven't been back.

Thank MC_3Traveller
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I went to the Riverboat last night with my friends to celebrate my birthday early so everyone could come. We sat at the bar and had a great time. They had a good amount draft beers and a couple different ones I've never had before...More

3  Thank HarleyGuy1987
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised at the wide open views while being seated in the waterside dining room. Our server Meagan was absolutely fantastic and very attentive to our needs even though we had a party of 7. All of the food was fantastic. We will...More

1  Thank columbia04
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My husband and I went to the Riverboat last Tuesday, we walked around the huge building and enjoyed looking at the pictures of the old building on the wall and reading the articles about the town. We sat down for dinner and were waited on...More

Thank FIshingJoann
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for the prime rib special. My wife ordered rare and I ordered medium well. They were both cooked to perfection (something I still can't get right at home). The staff was very friendly and greeted us at the door. Our waitress Brittany was...More

Thank frog_guy1
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for the sunday breakfast buffet for my sisters birthday. The food was excellent even had my favorite cherry cobbler! The view was amazing, our server Brittany was very attentive and friendly. Overall great visit will be going back soon!

Thank cortney122
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and owners. Unique lunch and dinner specials. Keno,horse racing and scratch offs!! Beautiful views of the Potomac River through large panoramic windows in all rooms of the restaurant. I also love the outdoor patio where you can also sit and eat. Food is...More

Thank WestCoastGirl1488
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Food was awful! Ordered side salad. Crab dip. Crab cake & shrimp for our meals. Salad came out first. Took one look and should have left then. Salad was slimy on the bottom. Smelled bad. Sent it back. Crab cake had a few shreds of...More

Thank Kirstie3123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Beach Ter, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2247
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Colonial Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 804-224-7055
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