Great service, great table, great waiter and the food was outstanding. The passion fruit martini was also outstanding. Great place to celebrate 39 years of marriage to a wonderful woman.
Waiter was awesome the view was awesome the food is good the only negative comment I can make it I had a crab meat and it did not taste very good the steak I had with it was excellent
Hi Barkley, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our staff, service and dining offerings at Cavanaugh's during your recent visit. Here at Tropicana Evansville, we are always looking to offer you MORE! We will share your feedback about the crab meat with the chef. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
Perfect dinner for Mother’s Day weekend. Excellent food and service.
Hi Lovegreatfood, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our dining offerings at Cavanaugh's during your recent visit. Here at Tropicana Evansville, we are always looking to offer you MORE! We will share your feedback about your experience with the chef. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
Amazing food, great service and a beautiful view. We will definitely be going back. We celebrated my daughters college graduation there and they was so accommodating!
Hi Melissa, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our dining offerings at Cavanaugh's during your recent visit. Here at Tropicana Evansville, we are always looking to offer you MORE! We are glad we can treat you and your family for this momentous occasion. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
I have had dinner at Cavanaugh’s more than 25 times. This was my first time under the new owners (Eldorado Resorts), and I am pleased to say that it was as good as ever, possibly better. There has been some changes to the menu, along with small changes to some of the recipes of menu items that have been around since the beginning. That can be dangerous when something has been around and well liked for so long, but I believe they pulled it off for the most part. The only drawback in my opinion is the recipe change of the cocktail sauce that comes with the shrimp cocktail. That is an appetizer I get every time, and have always loved the (I assume) house made cocktail sauce. If they didn’t change the recipe, then someone had to accidentally spill some more horseradish in it because it had enough to clear your sinuses. My friend eating dinner with me and myself both got the shrimp cocktail, and both found ourselves having to wipe our noses several times while eating it. It was annoying having to do this especially at an upscale restaurant, but not enough to complain to the staff about it. I am sure the chef would have whipped me up a little sauce with less horseradish, but I was hungry and looking forward to my first part of dinner at my favorite restaurant. It did not affect my rating for this trip, but I would like to think that someone would address it with all the shrimp cocktails they sale, and maybe make it the way they always have, and offer the option for the diner to have spicy cocktail sauce upon request.
Crab legs were good but market price of $80 was a little high. Brussels sprouts and bread were too dry to eat . everything else was good.
It was pricey but the food was really good. Would be a nice place for an anniversary meal.
The service was excellent. Attentive but not hovering. The food was great especially the crab cake appetizer and the filet. Sides are easily enough for two so sharing is a good idea. I’d like to see more house made desserts. Cocktails were terrific too.
We arrived at the Hostess greeted my Mother in Law and her twin Sister with a Happy Birthday wish! We went to our table by the window overlooking the river upon arrival. What a view! There was a birthday card in the table. Our server arrived shortly after sitting down and took our drink orders and explained the specials. Drinks arrived and we ordered appetizers of Chicken Marsala meatballs and the largest shrimp cocktail I have ever seen. Both were delicious. They also brought Artisan bread with roasted garlic cloves and butter. All I can say is delicious! Our server was knowledgeable and friendly and best of all a Cardinals fan. We ordered Scallops, Lamb Chops, Salmon, and a Filet. In addition to the sides that came with the meal we ordered Lobster MAC & Cheese (incredible) as well as Broccoli. The main courses were presented beautifully. They tasted even better. What an incredible experience! The twins finished their birthday dinner with a desert. If you want an exceptional dining experience along with wonderful food, atmosphere, and service, then Cavanaugh’s is a must on your list! Thank you for a memorable experience!
We had an great experience, it was our first time there for us ans we had a great time and our server Collin was amazing and let us know everything which made it that much more comfortable. From the time we walked in until we left was great, next time we will choose a window seat, but all is very nice!!!
Absolutely LOVE this place! The only negative was that we ordered 2 shrimp cocktail appetizers. The second one came and we couldn’t eat two of them. They smelled fishy and were not crunchy like the others. A bit disappointing but the overall experience was still an A!
Excellent food. Excellent service. Nice view of the river. Enjoyed the music coming from the bar. Very enjoyable experience.
Was a very nice experience. I gave it 4 stars due to a bug. I felt something on my arm and noticed a stink bug crawling on me. Food was ok. Service was great. Not a fan of the prime rib. I’ve had much much better prime rib at smaller mom and pop diners.
The night was fantastic and very enjoyable watching the river.
Great friendly, attentive, courteous staff. New items in the menu and great selection.
Amazing quality food. Great service with prompt waiters.
Excellent food and fantastic service.
Our server was so kind and food was amazing! I come in fairly often and our server tonight id never seen believe her name was JoAnn? I will ask for her again when i come back most definitely ♥️
Great environment and staff! Service was exceptional.
Food was good, but overpriced
Piano bar was a lot of fun with great music
might been the worst visit to cavanaugh's steak under cooked then sent back and come out crisp service was worst ever had.
Sergey is a very good server. He’s fun to talk to and very attentive.
Food was fabulous! Service was great!
Lovely date night!!
The service was great. We had steak and a baked potato. The food was very good. The piano player/singer was good but a little loud. The bar only had a few people in it and the dining area was half full at that time so the piano player had no conversation noise to compete with.
This place is part of a Casino- no signs. You have to park at Casino and acres through overpass! Food was horrible, wine was bad and menu sucked! Service was ok!
Thank you for sharing your feedback from your recent visit. I am truly disheartened to learn of your experience and would like to extend my most sincere apologies for your experience. I make no excuses for our shortcomings and hope that you will give us the opportunity to restore your faith in us. Please feel free to call on me at (812)4334144 as I would love the opportunity to further discuss your experience. I look forward to hearing from you. Cavanaugh's Manager Giray Ozses
The food and service was very good. A bit pricey but for a special occasion it was worth the $375 bill for 4.
Great food.. got the steak and added on 6 grilled scallops to it.. both were really good.. also had the lobster Mac and it was amazing. Overall it was a great date we were celebrating VDAY the evening after VDAY and it was perfect. You can dress up and not feel out of place and you don’t feel out of place in something a little more casual. If you can afford it it’s a great place. Best meal I’ve had in eville.
I had NO idea thee was food this divine available in Evansville! Cavanaugh's made Valentine's Day a HUGE hit for my wife and I. Excellent, excellent experience!
I'm no stranger to high quality dining. A few items were a little bit over seasoned. I'll be visiting again though.
Absolutely fabulous evening... Food was fabulous, service was great... amazing views... loved being able to hear the live music but still be seated in the restaurant... Easily one of our best Valentine’s Day experiences in Evansville! Cavanaugh’s has always been one of our favorites but tonight it definitely secured its spot...
Normally Cavanaughs is on point, steaks are amaze balls (the ribeye)!. This Valentine's day dinner though was our first bad experience. When you spend that kind of money on an dinner, you expect nothing less than fabulous and tonight's dinner definitely fell short. With that being said, everybody has a funky day every once in a while. I will still go back and give them another chance.
Food was excellent.
Delicious food. Wonderful atmosphere.
The food was delicious as always. Our server was very kind, courteous and efficient. We always enjoy dining here for special occasions and date nights.
Had a very good supper and enjoyed the time with my wife.
Everyone was so friendly and really made our anniversary so special!
Cavanaugh's is by far and away my favorite restaurant in Evansville, IN. The ambiance is wonderful, and the food is fantastic. The service is outstanding.
Spectacular food, service, view, and atmosphere. A hidden gem!!!!!!
The food and service was great. Food arrived quickly and tasted great. No qualms during my experience.