The Riv

Bar, Dive Bar, Sports Bar
$ $
231 MAC Ave (at Albert)
East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 351-5855
10:00am - 11:00pm
10:00am - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm



  • Play life size jenga
  • Rama. Enough said.
  • There aren't any mirrors in the Men's bathroom!
  • Cheap, fun, casual
  • You can never beat DJ Donnie Ds check ins here!! DnWsound!!!
  • Order a round of Sparty O's named by yours truly and the brain trust of Scott R and Dave L. You will NOT be disappointed.
  • Don't forget to check out Bill Clinton's name carved into the west end of the bar from his 1992 visit during the presidential debate.
  • 1/2 off all food on Wednesdays! The drink specials are also nice
  • Best bar in el!
  • Number one Labatt account in the nation! Come in to see why!
  • If you get Nelu as your waitress then order a skinny bitch from her. Vodka water and lemonade. Tastes great and so refreshing!
  • Burgerama Thursdays! Get their early or you'll be in line for a while.
  • Rama high tables or bust.
  • Rama on Thursdays is a must. But get there super early because it gets packed and you'll have to wait forever to get in
  • Fresh basic burger is good
  • Go to rama on Thursdays!
  • Horrible. No service for 10 min on a Sat....
  • For me and a bunch of international friends, Burgerama nights are the best! I wish we had the same back home. Gonna miss Rama & playing flip cup
  • Fun times, fun staff, great venue. Burgerama is a blast, giant Jenna, and best Djs around!
  • Specials are 1/2 off on Wednesdays and Sundays! I might have found a new place to watch Football!

Nearby places

210 Abbot Rd
224 Abbot Rd (Albert)
131 Albert Ave (btw Abbot & Grove)