Take a seat at our restaurant in Eugene and enjoy a panoramic view of the Willamette River while enjoying breakfast, lunch, dinner or a glass of Willamette Valley pinot noir at SweetWaters. Our Chef has put his own spin on traditional Northwest favorites, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients to create seasonal menus to delight the most seasoned palate. Whether here to enjoy a candlelit dinner in our main dining room, a relaxed lunch on our outdoor patio, or cocktails with friends in the SweetWaters lounge, this is a Pacific Northwest dining experience not to be missed.
Winemaker Dinner Tuesday, March 27 • 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us March 27 for our next Winemaker Dinner with LaVelle Vineyards, featuring a special five-course menu for $65 with curated pairings for each course! Space is limited, reservations strongly recommended.
Call (541) 341-3462 for reservations, price excludes 18% gratuity.
VINO & VANGO Wednesday, April 11 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
We’ve partnered up with Vino & Vango for a monthly paint pARTy! Enjoy panoramic river views, a delicious menu and drinks while a skilled Artist Instructor guides you to put brush to canvas! Featuring 10% off Food Items, $5 Draft Beer, and $7 Acrobat Wine!
When: Second Wednesday of every month, with our next event on Wednesday, April 11 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm!
THINKING TREE SPIRITS DINNER Thursday, April 12 • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Enjoy a special three-course dinner from Chef Miller, paired with locally crafted spirits from Thinking Tree! Based in Eugene, Thinking Tree Spirits will be on hand to share their passion and insight on each of the offerings. Space is limited, please RSVP by April 5.
$55 per person plus gratuity
Wine on Wednesday Meet the Winemaker • Taste the Wines
Meet in the lounge at SweetWaters on the River every Wednesday from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm for our complimentary wine tasting, paired perfectly with light appetizers.
Featured Wine for March | LaVelle Vineyards
Fish on Friday Special Every Friday in MarchWe know you love our Prime Rib special, and every Friday in March you can also enjoy our ‘Fish on Friday’ special with Fish ‘n Chips for only $7.99 all day!
LIVE MUSIC Fridays & Sunday Evenings Starting in April!
Entertainment by the river! Sit back, relax and listen to the sweet sounds of acoustic guitar on the deck this summer, featuring artist Jesse Meade! Great music from local talent, great food and great views, all summer long!
Fridays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Sundays 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
PRIME RIB ON FRIDAY Back by Popular Demand
Treat yourself to a 12oz. roasted prime rib spiked with seasonings and roasted to juicy perfection. Served with potatoes and Chef's daily selection of vegetables.
WEEKEND BLOODY MARY BAR Saturday & Sunday • 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Visit us this weekend and enjoy good food, great service, and a Bloody Mary—personalized to perfection. Our Build a Bloody Mary Bar has all the fixings you could dream of and is available every Saturday and Sunday.
Sunday Brunch 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
SWEETWATERS LOUNGE Try One of Our Signature Cocktails
Come enjoy a unique cocktail or local beer riverside or fireside!
SweetWaters on the River offers several options for private party reservations. Our lounge, dining room, private “Duck Club” and outdoor deck each offer an exceptional experience for gatherings large and small. Depending on the size of your party, a single location or the entire restaurant may be reserved. Each location offers stunning views the Willamette River and a wide selection of hand crafted cocktails and menus. Private events are subject to room charges and seasonally adjusted minimum Food & Beverage requirements. Please connect with us today for more information.
For those looking for a unique dining experience in Eugene, Oregon, SweetWaters on the River offers unrivaled location combined with expertly crafted Northwest fare. From a leisurely romantic dinner to a quick bite on the go, you can find the perfect environment for what you desire.
Dining Reviews Check out what Our Guests have to say
"Great staff Great food"
The waitstaff was friendly, patient and helpful with suggestions for our meals and drinks. We really enjoyed joking with them. We had dinner and breakfast here and the food is amazing! Read More >>
"Just like an nice supper club"
SweetWaters is a great place to get a quiet, relaxing drink and dinner. The drinks are good, and the charcuterie board was one of the best around. Read More >>
I really loved my stay at this hotel. I had to extend a couple days for work and I was really happy about it. The Sweet Waters is the restaurant and bar. Read More >>
"People make the place!"
Food here is always phenomenal, but the excellent service is what makes SweetWaters really shine. Christian the bartender was super attentive and on point Read More >>
"Fabulous Easter Brunch"
We just took our 2 college kids out for a delightful Easter Brunch as Sweetwaters on the River. The buffet had so many choices and accommodated the meat lovers and vegetarians in the family. Read More >>
"Superb food, helpful, friendly service"
My husband and I have eaten at Sweet Waters a number of times, and have brought family members. We love the food and the friendly service. Read More >>
"Great spot for Friday night drinks!"
We had an excellent evening just sharing appetizers and having some local wines and beers. Highly recommended for both in town and out of town folks. Read More >>
"Great Food with a Beautiful View"
We always have at least one meal here when we come to stay @ Valley River Inn. The food is always great, whether it's breakfast, dinner, or dessert, the service is exceptional Read More >>
"Well done to all the staff for their hard work over the holiday"
Went to dinner on Christmas eve with my family of 8. We had the privilege of being seated in what they call the "duck club" which is a fun private room overlooking the river. Read More >>
"A very nice dinner for our family on a special occasion!"
We went to Sweetwaters for Christmas Eve dinner. We had a lovely table and could see the river even though it was dark. Read More >>
We just had a fabulous Thanksgiving dinner at Sweetwaters and our servers Emily and Tessa were outstanding. We would definitely come back again.