IL Posted in Illinois July 22, 2016 by Laura 10 Illinois Restaurants Right On The River That You’re Guaranteed To Love Everyone loves a restaurant with a view, especially a water view. There are some fantastic Illinois restaurants right on the river. Here are 10 Illinois restaurants with a great river view. 1. Rivers Restaurant Rivers Restaurant/Facebook The location is phenomenal, as you are in the lobby of the Mercantile Building. On top of that, you get a great view of the Chicago River while enjoying modern American cuisine. 30 S Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606. 2. Twin Rivers Restaurant Twin Rivers Restaurant/Facebook This family style restaurant is right off the Wabash River. You will love the catfish. 1120 Hydraulic Ave, Mt Carmel, IL 62863. 3. 3rd Chute Bar and Grill 3rd Chute Bar and Grill/Facebook Experience incredible views of the Illinois River. This restaurant serves some great Cajun food, including frog legs! 1505 W Main St, Grafton, IL 62037. 4. Charleston on the River Charleston on the River/Facebook A casual setting and live entertainment makes for a great night out. You'll love sipping cocktails off the Fox River. 1 Illinois St, St Charles, IL 60174. 5. E-Town River Restaurant E-Town River Restaurant/Facebook This place is all about fresh fish, sourced from the river. You won't taste fresher fish. 251 1st St, Elizabethtown, IL 62931. 6. Bridge House Tavern Bridge House Tavern/Facebook This Chicago restaurant has stunning views of the Chicago River. The pub fare (and people watching) is equally fantastic. 321 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654. 7. Riverview Diner Photo Courtesy: Riverview Diner In the Fox Valley, there is a great little restaurant serving good food. It's solid food like great breakfast food and pie. 1420 SE River Rd, Montgomery, IL 60538. 8. River Beach Pub River Beach Pub/Facebook This is a great place on the Illinois River to see wildlife and boats on the river. In addition, the restaurant also has live music. 13637 N River Beach Dr, Chillicothe, IL 61523. 9. Evandy's Boatel Evandy's Boatel/Facebook This is a truly phenomenal place to catch a sunset. It is wonderful for seafood and steak. 100 Bob Michael St, Naples, IL 62665. 10. Kuchie's on the Water Kuchie's on the Water/Facebook This riverfront restaurant has a casual atmosphere, complete with a lovely patio. And boy, is this a great place to get a Bloody Mary. 579 Wesley Rd, Creve Coeur, IL 61610. Want to see other Illinois restaurants with awesome views? Check out this list.