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.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
23683 Calabasas Road, Calabasas, CA 91302
8182242163
Website
Improve this listing
Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Elegant

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 37 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great neighborhood place

We eat here almost once a week. Food is always good, service excellent (thank you, Roya). Interesting specials, too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
KathleenW1950
,
Phoenix, AZ
Add Photo Write a Review

37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Sebastopol, California
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Started with the beet salad, it was nicely presented, the beets were a bit under cooked and not as sweet as they should. The main dish was the daily special the Branzino. The fish was slightly over cooked but had great flavor and spics, The vegetables that came with it were cooked correctly and it had some nice cherry tomatoes.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, AZ
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We eat here almost once a week. Food is always good, service excellent (thank you, Roya). Interesting specials, too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambria, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Though the menu and atmosphere were more traditional than we usually prefer, the food was exceptionally good and the service was 5 star!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We enjoyed our dinner experience at Riviera Restaurant, although, curiously, the Italian restaurant has a very limited selection of Italian wines, and quite high wine prices. Large portions of delicious food, and terrific service.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Warwick, Rhode Island
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We went right after work with a group for drinks and appetizers. We sat in the bar area, and were offered great drink and food specials. I had the chopped salad with chicken - very large portion and delicious. Wait staff courteous and accommodating. Would recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The Riviera has had numerous owners over the past 10 years but the folks now in charge finally have it right. Their latest remodel resulted in an elegant but inviting interior with comfy chairs and plenty of space between tables. This place just seems to have a good vibe to us. There is live music in the bar on weekends.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Fresh vegetables, fresh seafood, fresh bread -- if you're looking for REAL food with an Italian/French accent, this is the place. Service is good, but the food is the draw. They were able to take our order, prepare and present many courses and get us on our way in a little over an hour. There also appeared to be a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Food is correct, enough reference on the wine list, the service is ok overall rating is average one remark for the US food trend-setter: garlic does marry well with mashed potatoes; thyme or rosemary, olive oil or nutmeg do!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sebastopol, California
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Started with the green salad that was huge and had interesting ingredients cut nicely and well presented, I had high expectations for the main dish. The duck was made nicely and the sweet potato puree was well made, the Broccolii was steamed and cooked correctly but is was just a big peace put on the plate. It could have been... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
usa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We had to wait for 20 min to get a menu After 45 min we wanted to order our food and some red wine The waitress was in a hurry and didnt take the time to help us Waitress put bottle of red wine down on the table and didnt open it At that point we asked for the manager... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Riviera also viewed

 

Been to Riviera? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 23683 Calabasas Road, Calabasas, CA 91302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calabasas
  • Phone Number: 8182242163

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Riviera staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?