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The River Palm Terrace

41-11 Route 4 West, Fair Lawn, NJ
+1 201-703-3500
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (30 reviews)
“lobster tail” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood
41-11 Route 4 West, Fair Lawn, NJ
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Reviews (71)
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant consistently serves food that is excellent. In addition the cocktails are perfect and the service is professional yet warm and welcoming. The Porterhouse steak is off the charts. It can get very busy on the weekend but it is worth the wait.

Thank mary p
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My husband and I go to this restaurant quite often and our experience is always the same. No matter how crowded it is, the food and service is always outstanding. We are never rushed which I really appreciate. There are no small tables here, so...More

Thank Sue Y
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Coming from Argentina, I know good beef. This is exceptional. Comparing only to Texas beef. Restaurant tends to be sold out weekends: make reservations. During the week, nice ambiance and fewer people. Great wine selection and array of desserts as well. Enjoy!

Thank Emma A
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Everything about the River Palm Terrace in Fairlawn is outstanding. Food is great from appetizers to dessert, service matches the food. I have been coming here for years and everything is always consistently top shelf. Had a 90 birthday party for my mother-in-law several years...More

1  Thank Frank G
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Good place for a romantic dinner with great ambiance. The steaks are absolutely delicious and the lobsters are cooked to perfection

1  Thank Rickm07452
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My wife and I have been dining at The River Palm Terrace in Fair Lawn religiously for the last 5 years, we come with family, friends , and business clients, we love the atmosphere , the staff is amazing, they work for the hardest working...More

1  Thank steven d
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had the cold seafood platter which was amazing and the cream sauce they give was so GOOD! Then we had a salad love the dressing wish I could buy a bottle of it. Then dinner came I had the sliced mingon and it was...More

Thank EACW111415
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Wonderful steak house. Consistently good, albiet a bit expensive. The service is friendly and attentive without being obnoxious. The steak is high quality and the sides are good and plentiful.

Thank Russell L
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Food has always been good but even better, the service staff are just fantastic and this brings your whole dining experience 2 levels up. The menu selction is rather limited but they are all great. If you need anything out of the ordinary, just let...More

Thank SQ380JC
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My husband and I were taking out a couple for a celebration and wanted to have a high-end experience. We planned to go to the Chart House in Weehawken, but it was so foggy and rainy we decided it would not be worth the trip...More

Thank Jill18302
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What is the closest hotel?
12 June 2016|
Response from Worldofood | Reviewed this property |
Hyatt Place Fair Lawn is right next door.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41-11 Route 4 West, Fair Lawn, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fair Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 201-703-3500
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