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The River Dog Coffee House and Cafe

3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
+1 828-733-9333
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwich” (8 reviews)
“pecan waffle” (5 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Once a year my wife and I travel to Linville, NC to visit our parents. Each morning during our visit, I arrive at 7:00 am upon Yong opening her cafe. Coffee is truly the best. Forget Starbucks (which you won't find in the area). The...More

2  Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Cute outdoor seating. Food just ok. Not worth it all. Go for coffee but don’t waster the money on food!! Wait staff very nice.

Thank LoriKayP
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Stopped in on a trip through Linville. Great coffee, excellent baked goods, and a super friendly staff.

Thank Bryce S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We stop here a few times a year. Good coffee and the muffins are AMAZING. Nice employees and it's just off the highway so it's easy to get to.

Thank katrinam863
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Bubble tea! When my family learned that River Dog was serving this rare commodity, we had to check it out. It's not something you find in the mountains. When we arrived around one weekend afternoon, the kid running the place said we were the first...More

Thank AppalachianAppetite
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Several times a year we travel to the North Carolina Mountains and enjoy early morning jaunts to the Blue Ridge Parkway for sunrise pictures. The River Dog Coffee House is a welcoming early morning place to warmup with a delicious cup of coffee and my...More

Thank jinksj
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here on a rainy day & kind of chilly. Wanted something to warm me after a meeting. Choose hot chocolate and a scone. We both made the same selection. Very good choices. The hot chocolate was very rich but not overly sweet and...More

Thank 579deborahc
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch. Having been here before we expected it to be good again. The food was actually good; but the poor service ruined our visit. I had a salad. My wife had soup and 1/2 sandwich. My salad arrived and u was almost...More

Thank goldenbear25
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I had a dark brew that was so good I bought a 1/2 pound. This is a cozy clean place to sit outside with your dog and have a cup.

Thank ILoveToTravelSome
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My husband and I stopped in this morning for me to When I walked in, I noticed that the staff had not restocked the items from the previous evening. Lots of "holes" left on the shelves. Candy that I can purchase at Walmart wa s...More

1  Thank QueenTiff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3616 Mitchell Ave, Ste. 1, Linville, NC 28646
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-733-9333
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