Walking along in this great area I spotted The River Cafe. We decided to pop in for an afternoon cocktail. The place is charming, the view is fantastic, our bartender, Jake, was knowledgeable and friendly! Fun spot for a respite!
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We chose this for our Christmas meal and we loved it! The setting was perfect, situated at the base of Brooklyn Bridge overlooking the Manhattan night time skyline all lit up and looking spectacular. The restaurant was beautifully decked out for Christmas (not sure if...More
We got as a present a sample dinner there. When we arrived there, we tried to shown our document, but the waiter told us that they already knew everything. Our waiter was nice but NOT deserving a 20% of COMPULSORY GRATUITY. From my point of...More
Visited the River Cafe on the 29th December with my partner and his family. The location is incredible with amazing views of the Manhattan skyline. The food and service were great and the family even voted that this was perhaps the best breakfast they had...More
We had a mini family reunion dinner and restaurant was very accommodating providing table for 9. Was a return trip for me but first time for most others, including several NYC residents. Restaurant is beautiful inside and offers gorgeous views of the river, Manhattan and...More
For our first trip to New York together we decided to visit this place. We booked 3 months in advance for a mid week dinner reservation. We had gotten engaged the day before so we were celebrating. The location was stunning. The gardens with fairy...More
Made a booking weeks ago. Just received an email cancelling it - "Due to an unforeseen expansion of a Private Event" and offering another date which is no use.
The location is probably the most striking thing- just great views of Manhattan - although be sure to ask for a table by the window when you reserve. Food is excellent although not a huge choice for vegetarians and not really able to cater for...More
River Cafe is the best meal and best dining experience we've ever had. I booked the table on New Years Day with the intention of proposing to my girlfriend, and I mentioned this when I emailed the restaurant to confirm the booking. On arrival, it...More