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River Lake Inn

767 Ralston Rd, Colon, MI 49040-9758
+1 269-432-2626
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
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“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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767 Ralston Rd, Colon, MI 49040-9758
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

There's only 2 of us so we didn't see a need to do a fancy dinner. So why not go to the River Lake Inn and let them do the cooking!! Great idea. They ask for reservations and I would suggest for any group over...More

Thank MrsMinnieMouse1
Reviewed 17 October 2017

From the minute we walked in we were treated like family. Super courteous wait staff, a chef that knows how to turn a steak, and put smiles on the faces of six hungry customers. Quite the exception for an out of the way Inn in...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Had a good meal with a very good server. Was served within a reasonable amount of time with no pressure from the server for additional drinks. A birthday celebration for me. Little disappointed as were not able to be seated so we could have full...More

Thank P848ILalbertm
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The food is always good. Service is great. Anita always greets you with a smile. The view of the gardens, waterfall, hummingbirds, martins, and deer is peaceful and entertaining. There is a lovely salad bar and homemade desserts that generally end up in a to...More

Thank highhoper
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Went here for a family birthday. The food was inconsistent, very blah, canned gravy and instant mashed potato, powdered cheese sauce on the au gratin. Very pricey for the quality. Food all had a very 80's feel to it huge outdated menu, cannot possibly keep...More

1  Thank mydaisydear
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Not worth the drive, it isn't like it use to be....... Ate the buffet and it hardly had any food in the dishes, had to keep asking them to fill the dishes up.

Thank laceybeas
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Their Sunday Supper Club has been very enjoyable for us. Every year in January, February, and March, they have a pleasant and informative program. Starting at 3:00pm, a speaker gives a presentation. A different speaker each week, and a different subject each week. We always...More

Thank Realkayakjack
Reviewed 13 September 2016

very nice, clean food establishment. awesome menu,great tasting food and drink. pleasant staff and owners. hummingbirds all over outside along with beautiful flowers you can walk around the grounds and trails...soooo relaxing. much more for me to learn about this place, like the magic shows,...More

Thank swiggy57
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We hadn't been here for years and decided to try it finding very good service, a clean facility, and excellent food. The hummingbirds add a lot to the view and the buffet was excellent even though a bit pricey. No complaints and will likely return...More

Thank doug12345bb
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had been to River Lake Inn many years ago It was fabulous then but not so much now. It still has the ambiance it once had with the Humming birds and the flower gardens, but I feel the food has slipped a notch or...More

Thank Gerry T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 767 Ralston Rd, Colon, MI 49040-9758
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  St. Joseph County  >  Colon
  • Phone Number: +1 269-432-2626
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