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Shadows on the Hudson

176 Rinaldi Blvd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3948
+1 845-486-9500
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (78 reviews)
“prime rib” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
176 Rinaldi Blvd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3948
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1 - 10 of 646 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had supper here with family while visiting the area. Excellent view of the Mid Hudson Bridge and the Hudson River. Dinner was excellent, We all had different entrees, all were very good, a nice wine selection plus several craft beers available on tap. Excellent...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary... almond crusted halibut was amazing! Flavor, texture and presentation! My husband enjoyed the prime rib ... was cooked perfectly. Service by Isabel, our waitress was perfect. Isabel's recommendations and attentiveness made our evening a memorable experience.

Thank donnaeye
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a group of 14 attend a luncheon for a colleague retiring. They take reservations here and are very adept at handling larger groups with ease. We all ordered off the regular menu and despite our group size they ensured that the flow was...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends invited us to cruise the beautiful Hudson River on a recent Saturday and spent the night at Shadow's Marina. Five of us walk to and into Shadow's at 5:45 PM and were seated immediately. Bread and water was brought to the table without delay....More

Thank Trashcar
Reviewed 1 week ago

They recently renovated the place, printed a new menu with higher prices and "it ain't like it used to be." We were frequent visitors to this restaurant but will never go back again. Always took our out of town guest there for the view and...More

3  Thank luckydog1768
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view of the Hudson, especially if you get a table outside on a nice day! The food is excellent, no complaints, and the staff is friendly and attentive. Will visit again!

Thank Mssftnss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue right on the Hudson River. Buffet Brunch was delicious with many options. The price was even better! Highly recommended for quality time with friends and family!

Thank Rubén S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant restaurant with outstanding views. Good beer and wine selection and the food was worth the visit. I would highly recommend.More

Thank Broadean
ShadowsManagement, Manager at Shadows on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Broadean, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us this feedback. We have gone through great lengths to increase the quality of our wines and beer lists, more importantly we have taken a lot of feedback into mind when seeking out each...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group of 20. Service was beyond outstanding with Michael. Had the lobster salad, ample and absolutely delicious.More

Thank Christine B
ShadowsManagement, Manager at Shadows on the Hudson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Christine, thank you so much! I am so pleased we were able to exceed your expectations with not only our steps of service but with our menu. We will be sure to pass your praises along to Michael as well! We all look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was nothing inherently bad about our dining experience; but there nothing that was particularly memorable, either, except for the excellent view of the Hudson River and the banquet-like atmosphere with multiple, simultaneous birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, and family reunions spread throughout the large dining...More

1  Thank HVRoadWarrior
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Margaret B
21 July 2017|
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Response from ShadowsManagement | Property representative |
Yes, we absolutely have a Children's Menu with many options. We offer Kids Pasta with Butter or Marinara, Mac & Cheese with String Beans or Fries, Kids Chicken Tenders with Fries, Kids Cheeseburger with Fries or Salad, and a... More
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Pamela H
28 January 2017|
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Response from ShadowsManagement | Property representative |
Pamela, Our renovations are tentatively scheduled to be completed by May at the latest, so we look forward to seeing you when you're in the area. Thanks for asking & have a great day!
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donnab12
9 January 2017|
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Response from ShadowsManagement | Property representative |
We offer our famous Slow Roasted Prime Rib as en entrée choice throughout the Spring, Summer, and Fall. Prime Rib is generally not on our Winter menu, however it is quite often offered as a special on weekends during the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Rinaldi Blvd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3948
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-486-9500
  • E-mail
Description
Shadows on the Hudson, the Hudson Valley's Premier Waterfront Dining, is located in Poughkeepsie, NY. Our building is perched on a cliff 40 feet above the Hudson River and just 50 feet from its eastern bank. This prime riverfront location affords us one-of-a-kind, truly grand views of the Mid-Hudson Bridge to the north and a majestic riverview to the south. The interior design of the restaurant sets Shadows apart from any other establishment in the area. Guests have five different dining areas to choose from. If you choose the casual and warm Sunset Room or the ultramodern Winter Room you will feel like you are dining in Manhattan or Vegas, while the West & South Deck and True River spaces provide commanding views of the Hudson River during all four seasons. Shadows seasonal menu has a broad appeal with a focus on Seafood and Steaks. The goal of the menu is to create a place where families could afford to eat more than once a week and that would still appeal to couples out for a special night on the town. Shadows will also cater your small lunch or dinner party for groups of 20 - 100.
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