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Wild River Grille

17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
+1 775-284-7455
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (28 reviews)
“trout” (14 reviews)
“risotto cake” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first time to the Wild River Grill. I cannot believe we had never been there before. The food was excellent! The server was great, and had a fun personality. We took people from out of town that were here for the Air...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Man, we were lost in Reno, hungry and looking for lunch spot at a place we could sit outside in where it looked like nobody'd jump us. This place was great, a little ritzy, but you get real food and a nice view of the...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in a party of four and all ordered separate dishes. All were excellent. Just a little pricey.

Thank JandDfromJtwn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this place was great! Good music, ambiance and an excellent filet mignon. We sat outside at sunset and it was perfect. I'm not so sure how this place would be in the winter.; the indoors was small and boring.

Thank Tricia0123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wild River is located just off the Reno river and along a pedestrian walkway. When the weather is good, this is an excellent location for people watching, and had live music when we were there. I found the food to be well prepared and presented....More

Thank --KingLux--
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked here from the Courtyard Marriott and sat outside by the river walk. Very quick seating and friendly staff. You can make reservations too. We had the crab cake starter, yum, then I had the house specialty meatloaf, also very good. And the cauliflower...More

Thank bdkLosAngeles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very welcoming restaurant right across the street from the banks of the Truckee River. Went for lunch on a sunny day in early July when there was fantastic runoff volume in the Truckee from the epic winter they had up in the...More

Thank 502Tim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous open air seating by the Riverwalk. Live music and delicious fresh food. Try the fresh fish of the day. The Root Salad was huge and only $8!! You can add meat for an extra charge.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here about 5:45pm with a group of 11. We thought we had a reservation but apparently it got misplaced. They were able to pull something together for us outside pretty quickly. The discovered our reservation on the next day. They have a lot of...More

Thank magnoliaeleven
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by here for a late lunch. It was pretty busy with folks sitting outside. We did the same. Had a nice table in the shade with a view of the trucker river. The service was very good and the location was nice. The...More

Thank taradiddle
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Nearby Attractions
Truckee River Walk
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.23 km away
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.21 km away
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Nancy V | Reviewed this property |
While I wouldn't call it "kid friendly", it would be fine for a teen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 S Virginia St, Ste 180, Reno, NV 89501-1971
  • Public Transportation: The RTC Ride public bus system stops just a few steps from Wild River Grille, and the free RTC Sierra Spirit also has nearby routes convenient to the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-284-7455
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Perfectly positioned in the very heart of Reno on the Truckee River, Wild River Grille provides warm, attentive service in a sophisticated but relaxed setting. Inspired by the region’s natural beauty the lush, woodsy interior provides an amazing setting or... enjoy the fresh air of Reno"s best patio on the famed Downtown Riverwalk. Executive Chef Joe Bell and Sous Chef Jessica Marrufo present seasonal and locally sourced menus featuring Nouveau American cuisine complemented by innovative comfort foods. The full bars offer a varied selection of wines from around the globe, refreshing beers, and handcrafted cocktails made from fresh squeezed juices and house liquor infusions. Next door, Wild River Grille’s sister restaurant, the River Room, offers a group-friendly, spacious interior, full bar,and décor that pays tribute to the city’s heyday. Wild River Grille serves lunch and dinner seven days a week starting at 11 am with live music nightly and Happy Hour Mon-Fri, 4-6pm
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