Restaurants & Entertainment


Carousel Cafe Food Court

Looking for a place that offers your family a variety of choices? Look no further... bring them to River Hills Mall! With 7 restaurants to choose from, you can't go wrong.

  • Charley's Philly Steaks
  • China Max
  • Leeann Chin/Red Cherry
  • Massad's
  • Subway Sandwiches and Salads
  • Taco John's
  • Villa Pizza

Olive Garden-Store
Corner of Hwy 22 and Adams Street at River Hills Mall

When you’re here, you’re family.

When you order our Spaghetti delle Rocca, you experience the flavor of an authentic Italina recipe. From our food and service to our décor – we are inspired by what we learn in Italy. At Olive Garden, we take pride in providing each guest with a genuine Italian dining experience and we learn from the Italians exactly how it’s done.


Carousel Cafe Food Court

Take a break from shopping and ride our fabulous and unique carousel.

Featuring several types of horses, a cat, a zebra, and even a rabbit!

$2.00 per ride.

Carousel hours
Monday - Saturday: 11am-8pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm

Near Scheels Sports

Little Kids are a Big Deal at River Hills Mall!

Kids will go crazy in the Mankato Clinic Children's Play Area! This fantastic playground for kids is hand-sculpted from soft foam creating a unique area specifically built for FUN!

Learning, playing and just plain having fun is encouraged with this colorful and unique medical-themed play area. The play pieces familiarize kids with what they'll see in a clinic. Children will love to crawl on the stethoscope, slide down the Band-Aid slide and more! Best of all it's FREE.

  • Children must be supervised by an adult at all times
  • No food or drink
  • Only Children under 42" are allowed
  • Please remove children's shoes
  • Be safe. No running or horseplay
  • No personal toys in play area
  • Enjoy the play area at your own risk

River Hills Mall and Mankato Clinic are not responsible for lost articles or injuries.

Near Barnes & Noble, next to the children's play area

We have four different rides for kids to enjoy!

North mall entrance, next to Lids

See the latest hit movie at Cinemark Movies 8!

View the Movies page for showtimes and to purchase tickets.

Throughout the mall

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