We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

River Street Cafe

429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
+1 518-273-2740
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
21 Jun 2017
“This hidden restaurant has surprisingly amazing food!”
21 Jun 2017
“I think it's closed...”
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Italian
PRICE
₹₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (43)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

I had passed by this place plenty of times but never entered because it always looked closed. Its hours are a bit weird and I'm still not sure now when they are actually opened, but a friend organized a dinner there and I was super...More

1  Thank Carlyraes
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We went Wednesday night last week for dinner, or tried to anyway. Since they don't have a website, and their facebook page didn't suggest otherwise, we assumed it would be open. It's not easy to find parking downtown, so we had avoided it until then....More

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant I have been to in a long time....if you really care about quality of food, this is your place-- perfect combination of creative and classic...

2  Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 26 October 2015

**Stairs only! No Elevator/Ramp upstairs!!** Before I start know that this place is a cultural experience. They don't advertise and the only way people know about it is by word of mouth. From the outside, it looks like a shut-down restaurant supplier. They're only open...More

3  Thank Ryan Q
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Went there as a group of six, a Saturday night and the place was not very busy. We were in no hurry so the wait for everything was not a problem. The appetizers were good, we had meatballs, shrimp and salmon, with the meatballs getting...More

Thank Rooman1
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We've been going to the River Street Cafe for years. It is, without question, the best restaurant in the area and that's all because of the cooking skill of George, the cook and owner. I recommend a fish course because George's sauces are not to...More

Thank LakeRecluse
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We go to this restaurant for special occasions (the price is somewhat hefty for a full course meal) but for a special occasion it is well worth it. On the outside it is rather disarming in that one would not expect the culinary delights that...More

1  Thank Edward2651
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It is a romantic place for two or more. The food is made to order, the salads fine and the palate pleaser exceptional.

Thank 443ann
Reviewed 13 May 2015

My wife and I had dined here several times about 10 years ago and returned to celebrate an anniversary. The food was as good as we remembered. I had the duck with an excellent flavorful sauce. There was a complementary pasta appetizer which as also...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 20 April 2015

My husband and I had tickets to an event at a Troy concert venue and wanted to have dinner at a restaurant within walking distance. The River Street Cafe fit the bill - an easy fifteen minute walk. I had forgotten that we had dined...More

3  Thank RowingMom66
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Dinosaur Bar-B-que
590 reviews
.22 km away
Brown's Brewing Company
401 reviews
.05 km away
The Placid Baker
24 reviews
.58 km away
The Greek House
33 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Troy Waterfront Farmers' Market
183 reviews
.48 km away
Rensselaer County Historical Society
15 reviews
.82 km away
EMPAC - Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center
18 reviews
.65 km away
Houston Field House
11 reviews
1.48 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sparky1220
21 December 2014|
Answer
Response from Hodork | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but would call first to be certain.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-2740
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing