Welcome to Swampy’s Bar & Grille in Dunnellon, Florida!

Looking over the beautiful Rainbow River from our restaurant deck, you can enjoy and understand the inspiration which created Swampy’s. It is the raw beauty of the Florida river swamp with a few extra conveniences added – Swampy’s great food and drink.

If you arrive early enough, you may observe the family of otters that swim, eat, and live right here at Swampy’s river bank.  As early afternoon arrives, you view local residents and tourists lazily floating down the river in tubes, kayaks, canoes, and a few boats. As the day ends, and the sun sets, you may again observe the family of otters venture out to enjoy their river dinner, as you enjoy yours.

Swampy’s Restaurant Menu

Welcome to Swampy’s Bar & Grille in Dunnellon, Florida. Looking over the beautiful Rainbow River, from our restaurant deck, you can enjoy some of the best food & drinks in the area!

  • Canoeing, Kayaking & Tubing on the Rainbow River

    The most significant natural feature is the first-magnitude headspring basin which produces between 400 – 600 million gallons of fresh water per day, forming the Rainbow River. The looking-glass waters of Rainbow Springs come from several vents, not one large bubbling spring.

  • Rainbow River Information

    The Rainbow River is located in Dunnellon, Florida, USA, and it is formed by a first-magnitude spring (Rainbow Springs) that is ranked fourth in the state for volume of discharge. In addition to the springs located at the headwaters, there are many smaller springs that discharge from numerous caves, rock crevices, and sand boils the entire length of the river.

  • Welcome to Swampy’s Bar & Grille in Dunnellon, FL!

    Looking over the beautiful Rainbow River from our restaurant deck, you can enjoy and understand the inspiration which created Swampy’s. It is the raw beauty of the Florida river swamp with a few extra conveniences added – Swampy’s great food and drink. If you arrive early enough, you may observe the family of otters that…