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River Palm Terrace

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209 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1603
+1 201-529-6500
Today
15:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Mahwah, New Jersey
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401 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Normally we come here when we want a decent steak with attentive service and a full bar. It is a comfortable place that is somewhere between casual and higher end in atmosphere, but make no mistake -- it is a classic steakhouse with linen tablecloths and an ala carte menu with prices commensurate with a nicer restaurant in our area.... More 

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Thank Anne C
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3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Expensive, not great service and the steaks have never been exceptional. I have been dragged here several times by friends, but came away disappointed every time. Do yourself a favor and go to Longhorn instead for a much better experience.

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Thank Kobus R
Mahwah
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82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is good, not great. The prices are high. We've been here a few times and every time I say that I'm not going back. I want to live it, but I simply don't.

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Thank DonnaJeanNJ
Jersey City, New Jersey
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As soon as you walk in to the Mahwah location, you feel that this place is old, tired, and past its prime. We were a party of four, celebrating a birthday. One guest was still taking off his coat when the waiter asked for our drink order. We ordered onion rings as one appetizer. They were the strangest-looking, flat, tasteless... More 

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Thank Pat F
Waldwick, New Jersey
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 5th New Year's Eve dinner here and we always have a pleasant experience. We do miss the Frank Sinatra crooner but he has retired, they could plug in a Harry Connick CD and add some sound over the loud dining area. They were obviously short staffed last night - the very excellent waiters were bussing tables but... More 

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Thank luckynjlady
NY
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess, and waiter were nice and helpful. The food was good! We went out with two other couples for date night and it was so loud at the beginning that we had to shout to each other. Also our table was as you came in and out of the dining room and there was a party of 60 in... More 

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Thank felicity31
Rockland NY
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Steaks are first rate, onion soup blend, deserts were well executed. Service was excellent. Unfortunately you cannot park your car!

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Thank neilbd
New York City, New York
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159 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The location in Edgewater is ten times better than this location. Don't get me wrong, the steak is as good as Edgewater but that is where the comparison stops. The bar area is not great. The salad is solid but some times the dressing is not mixed in like in Edgewater. I had the Cajun shrimp, again not as good... More 

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Thank Rabs22
New Jersey
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This place knows how to cook beef. They have outstanding appetizers and a well stocked bar. The wait staff is well trained and helpful.

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Thank eis
Seattle, Washington
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103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with a group from work and promptly ate way too much but still, portions were large and tasted good. Seemed a bit pricey but still a good meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1603
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Mahwah
  • Phone Number: +1 201-529-6500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?