wo Rivers was founded by Johnny Stewart in 1996. It is now owned and operated by Johnny and his three children Bailey, Cheyenne, and John. Two Rivers Restaurant originally opened in a log cabin building on the opposite side of I-55 from which it is now located. Two Rivers moved to its new location in 2001 where it is currently located.
The name for the restaurant came from a book that was published about the history of Madison County and is entitled