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Riverview Restaurant

45 Fair St, Cold Spring, NY 10516-3005
+1 845-265-4778
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Fair St, Cold Spring, NY 10516-3005
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our go-to restaurant for pre-Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival shows at nearby Boscobel when the weather is too hot and/or rainy to picnic at the Boscobel grounds. There is a nice view of the river from the indoor tables along the north wall (which...More

Thank 1VoiceInTheCrowd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously, it is 2017. How can a fine dinning restaurant only take cash. A prominent business friend of mine one said "I'll never refuse a customers way to pay me". It's sound advice. The food was delicious. The service was adequate. But for the love...More

1  Thank Randy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How do they keep their doors open with such an uninspired menu? I thot we were in the Midwest for a minute. Steaks ok. Nothing else worth recommending

Thank eldon pwwka c
Reviewed 27 June 2017

My wife and I had dinner at this restaurant. The food was average at best but the biggest deficiency was they do not take credit cards and you must pay with cash. We saw no notification of this on the outside of the restaurant and...More

Thank Trippsdad1983
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The staff and owner here is extremely accommodating for a large party celebrating the day before a wedding. Excellent wine choices and food was great. The view on the outside is breathtaking.

Thank James L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We live close by and have been to all the restaurants in the area. This is by far our favorite place. The food is good, the service is great and the view is wonderful. Whether just stopping by with the kids or out for a...More

Thank djwess
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Nine of us visited this restaurant for lunch after our to Stonecrop Gardens on Cold Springs. The only view is from the parking lot. But that didn't matter once we tasted the food. Each one of us had something different and there was nothing but...More

Thank PeterWJr46
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I stumbled into this place with my husband looking for a nice place to have lunch...had initially planned to try Hudson Hils but due to the huge line outside we found Riverview and were very happy we did! Beautiful place with view of the river,...More

Thank rikster29
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Good white table cloth restaurant well known in area. Views of Hudson. Professionally run. Building not too impressive and parking limited. Bar in restaurant. Locals and NYC day trippers both like

1  Thank hamiltonbergen
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a great place to go for a wonderful meal, great service, and inventive cuisine. We have been going to this restaurant for years, and we've never been disappointed. In fact it's the only restaurant that I ask the owner, Laurie to pick the wine...More

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Cecily F
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Response from Instead74 | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both,however call them prior and let the know. Wheelchairs cannot block aisles and are usually placed by means of egress for your safety. Seating in this popular place can be snug,I would request outdoor seating which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Fair St, Cold Spring, NY 10516-3005
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cold Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 845-265-4778
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