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2373 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3502
561/694-1188
Today
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 32
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Expensive, stuffy but excellent food

Our meals were delicious, the waiters were attentive and the salad bar was great. It is expensive and a little snotty but we still enjoyed our meal. The view was beautiful. The fresh fish and the steaks are very good

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
mardogConnecticut
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Connecticut
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Connecticut
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Our meals were delicious, the waiters were attentive and the salad bar was great. It is expensive and a little snotty but we still enjoyed our meal. The view was beautiful. The fresh fish and the steaks are very good

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We found this restaurant 2 years ago while visiting Singer Island. Its very pricey but the food is delicious and the salad bar can't be beat. Its hard to find a restaurant with a view in the area, so this does the trick too; right on the waterway. With two growing teenage boys and a husband they all leave satisfied.... More 

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

For the first time in many visits, the River House was not up to it's former "glory days" From the bar, mixed drinks very Blah! to the wait staff, Blah!. Then off to our table where we sat for 5 minutes, before anyone came near us, until I asked if we had someone assigned to our table....to the food. Escargots... More 

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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We dropped in for a quick meal and sat at the bar because we do not like the main dining area which is too loud, too expensive and we are not fans of "salad bars". Our meal in the bar was ok. We had small dishes and the shrimp was good but the scallops were undercooked

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Riverhouse remains my favorite "go to" restaurant for special occasions. This visit we had Grouper in Parchment, a house speciality. The salad bar is well stocked and always delicious. Try the green garlic dressing, it's made in house and you won't find it anywhere else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

MaryAnn and I and our family have been dining at the river house for over 25 years. The Riverhouse is our favorite restaurant in Palm Beach County to celebrate all of our special occasions. The food and the service is always consistently excellent. Brett and Doug always treat our family as though we are there family. We had a lovely... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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39 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

After reading previous reviews, I expected excellent service but average food. However, my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our fish selections. I had the grouper in parchment and it was a very large portion for delicious, moist fish. My husband's salmon was cooked medium, just as ordered. Our friends ordered sirloin steak combos-one with very large shrimps and the other... More 

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Hobe Sound, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We had our Easter Dinner at the River House, it was 6 of us. Service as always, was outstanding. I love their warm ciabatta bread/cheese spread at the salad bar. Cocktails and wine were great! Cesar salad as appetizer and entrees varied from lamb, to filet and fish/shrimp. All delicious. There was no complaints from our picky party. We continue... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We asked at our hotel for a nice romantic seafood/steak place. This was the first place the hotel recommended. My advice to anyone in the area is to go to the River House. Even if there is a wait, stay at the bar and watch the boats go up and down the canal. Get the fillet and have it prepared... More 

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Hogansville, Georgia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We were so exc ited to eat here based on photos and were seated on the upper deck that provided a lovely view. Their salad bar is very good as well as the bread; however, when it came to the wine menu and meal, it was a disaster. Their $13.50/glass pinot grigio can be purchased at Walmart for $5/bottle. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2373 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach Gardens
  • Phone Number: 561/694-1188

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?