Reno Riverwalk Restaurants

If you want to experience the unique culture of Reno Tahoe, tasting your way through the many restaurants along the Reno Riverwalk District is a must.

The Riverwalk District is located in the heart of downtown Reno, along the Truckee River. In addition to the parks and public art, explore some of the best restaurants and bars located in this area.

Best Riverwalk Restaurants and Bars in Reno

Wild River Grille

One of many Riverwalk District restaurants, Wild River Grille offers a casual but upscale ambiance and delicious menu. On a warm afternoon, there’s no better place than their patio to grab a glass of wine and some happy hour appetizers.

Traveling with your furry BFF? The patio is pet-friendly, complete with water dishes and plenty of shade.

The Eddy

Toss back a cold beer with friends while you try your hand at one of The Eddy’s many yard games. Oversized Connect Four and Jenga are just a couple of the ways to stay entertained at this container park located right on the Truckee River. If the idea of some friendly competition sounds like a good time, check out even more ways to play during your time in Reno Tahoe.

Worked up an appetite? Try a pizza from Fire Trail Pizza or grab a snack from the food truck they usually have onsite. This space is family-friendly during the day and well-behaved, leashed pups are welcome.

Smith and River

Locally-owned Smith and River is the newest American Bistro located in the heart of Reno’s Riverwalk District. Expect fresh ingredients and friendly service in a vibrant and modern ambiance. Try their new dish specialties or satisfy your sweet tooth with their decadent dessert choices.

Sierra Tap House

While not affiliated with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, Sierra Tap House is a local watering hole that has a wide selection of their beers on tap that you won’t find everywhere else. In the mood for something more spirited? Try their greyhound, made with freshly-squeezed grapefruit.

Ole Bridge Pub

With a full cocktail menu, rotating craft beers on tap and a selection of canned and bottled brews, Ole Bridge Pub is an ideal pit-stop on a warm afternoon or evening in downtown. Grab a drink and challenge your friends to a game of darts, or just chill on the patio with views of the Truckee River rolling by.

Hub Coffee Roasters

Listening to the sound of the Truckee River and enjoying a cup of locally-roasted coffee as you plan your day’s adventures is pretty perfect. Hub Coffee Roasters is located just west of downtown along the Riverwalk and is a great place to start your day.

Whether you choose to take your coffee to go or stay to take in the view from their outdoor seating area or light-filled riverfront space, we guarantee this is how you’ll want to start every day.

The Shore Room

Located inside the Reno Renaissance Downtown Hotel & Spa, The Shore Room‘s Mediterranean-inspired menu and modern atmosphere will inspire more than one Instagram-worthy photo. Their patio overlooks the Truckee River, making it an ideal spot to cool off and relax after a long day. The Shore Room’s patio is also pet-friendly, with water dishes and pet beds for your dog.

These are just a few of the many restaurants, bars and stores located in Reno’s Riverwalk District – check out even more in the district’s complete merchant guide and outdoor dining in Reno.

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