The River Cafe

1 Water St, Brooklyn
(718) 522-5200


Google Google: 4.4
Facebook Facebook: 4.8
Tripadvisor Tripadvisor: 4.5


Reviews for The River Cafe

Hailey Shaffer
Fine location for tasty American food. Got there near five, it wasn't very busy. Definitely worth a return visit. Prices were good for how much you get. more
Amanda Thomas Elkins
This place has the opportunity to rest on its laurels due to its beautiful location and the view. Even though our expectations were high, we were blown away more
AJ Kuri
I stopped by for breakfast and I was blown away by the amazing gourmet food. The staff was incredibly friendly and hospitable. This upscale restaurant knows more

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Monday 5:30 - 11PM
8:30 - 11:30AM
Tuesday 5:30 - 11PM
8:30 - 11:30AM
Wednesday 5:30 - 11PM
8:30 - 11:30AM
Thursday 8:30 - 11:30AM
5:30 - 11PM
Friday 5:30 - 11PM
8:30 - 11:30AM
Saturday 5:30 - 11PM
11:30AM - 2:30PM
Sunday 5:30 - 11PM
11:30AM - 2:30PM


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Taylor Bay Scallop Ceviche
chilled on the half shell with sea beans, tomato, coriander
Chilled East and West Coast Oysters
Beau Soleil and Kumamoto oysters, lemon pepper granita
Pork Belly
smoked and slow-roasted Niman Ranch pork, poached egg, creamy white polenta, grilled peach, pork jus
Crisp Duck Egg
creamy spinach, duck foie gras sauce, Sauternes pickled baby onion
Scottish Salmon
lightly cured and smoked over fruitwood, mini fresh baked bagel, squash blossom, artisanal cream cheese
Hudson Valley Foie Gras
pressed mosaic terrine, maple ~ cider ~ verjus reduction, toasted walnut, warm griddled brioche
Asparagus Salad
jumbo green asparagus, fresh Burrata cheese, curly frisée, roasted sweet peppers, white balsamic vinaigrette, semolina crouton
Wagyu Steak Tartare
hand cut Kobe style beef mixed table side with quail egg, Cognac gelée, traditional garnish, toast points

Caviar Service

each served with traditional garniture, toast points, tiny corn pancakes
Tsar Imperial Ossetra (Italy)$170.00
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