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River City Brewing Co. opened in November 1994 and closed July 18. The Downtown Southbank property is making way for the RD River City Brewery apartments development

River City Brewing Co. memories: Bounced checks, political heavyweights and celebrities

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 |

River City Brewing Co. opened in November 1994 and closed July 18. The Downtown Southbank property is making way for the RD River City Brewery apartments development

River City Brewing Co. co-owner Anthony Candelino.

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 |

River City Brewing Co. co-owner Anthony Candelino.

The restaurant featured a nautical theme.

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The restaurant featured a nautical theme.

The restaurant dining room.

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The restaurant dining room.

River City Brewing Co. features views of the Downtown Skyline.

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River City Brewing Co. features views of the Downtown Skyline.

The dining room overlooked the Downtown skyline.

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The dining room overlooked the Downtown skyline.

Some of the stained glass work inside the resturant.

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Some of the stained glass work inside the resturant.

Some of the decor inside River City Brewing Co.

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Some of the decor inside River City Brewing Co.

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The restaurant featured a cigarette machine. The final price: $8 a pack.

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 |

The restaurant featured a cigarette machine. The final price: $8 a pack.

After 27 years, River City Brewing Co. is closed.

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 |

After 27 years, River City Brewing Co. is closed.

River City Brewing Co. co-owners Eugene VanNote and Anthony Candelino prepare to travel with friends early in the restaurant's history. From left: Joe Cioffi, VanNote, Joey Margo, Candelino and Dave Paliens.

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River City Brewing Co. co-owners Eugene VanNote and Anthony Candelino prepare to travel with friends early in the restaurant's history. From left: Joe Cioffi, VanNote, Joey Margo, Candelino and Dave Paliens.

The final party to eat at River City Brewing Co. before closing July 18: From left, John Keane, co-owner Anthony Candelino, Steve Diebenow, Chuck Baldwin, Bobby Deal and Randy Wyse.

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The final party to eat at River City Brewing Co. before closing July 18: From left, John Keane, co-owner Anthony Candelino, Steve Diebenow, Chuck Baldwin, Bobby Deal and Randy Wyse.

River City Brewing Co.’s final kitchen crew with co-owner Anthony Candelino, center, and head chef Marvin Barnes, center right.

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River City Brewing Co.’s final kitchen crew with co-owner Anthony Candelino, center, and head chef Marvin Barnes, center right.

River City staff after the final wedding event July 24. Front row, Jeffrey Swatzell; middle row, Sarah Bunnell; back row: Shelby Babson, Marvin Barnes, Kristine Moore, Herbert Aaron, Tom Apler and Colin Rumeny.

Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 |

River City staff after the final wedding event July 24. Front row, Jeffrey Swatzell; middle row, Sarah Bunnell; back row: Shelby Babson, Marvin Barnes, Kristine Moore, Herbert Aaron, Tom Apler and Colin Rumeny.

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