The Green Well Restaurant in Rockford's last day of business was April 15... BUT, a  new restaurant concept by Essence Restaurant Group will be opening in it's place April 17. 

The Rockford Riverside Grille, overlooking the Rogue River, will be replacing the Green Well at 8 E. Bridge Street.

We’ve spent our first year of operation observing dining habits and truly listening to feedback from our beloved Rockford community and customers. To better serve you, we have decided to change things up a bit."

According to Essence Group, The Rockford Riverside Grille will be

more family-friendly restaurant that emphasizes delicious food in a comfortable location—right on the beautiful Rogue River—at a great value!"

The establishment is closed today, April 16, to make the transition.

You can check out the new menu at

The Green Well on Cherry Street in Grand Rapids remains open. Essence Group also owns Grove and Bistro Bella Vita.

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