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River Palm Terrace

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209 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1603
(201) 529-6500
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Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • 31
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    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Expensive

The food is expensive the service is ok. The location is just beyond the hi way. Nice inside though.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Lynn T
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Mahwah, New Jersey
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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99 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Monroe, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I dined here with a colleague of mine and was astonished that I had not found this gem sooner. Our server was a slim older gentleman named Jim, who thankfully was attentive to the fact that we were there to discuss business during our meal. He kept the interruptions to a minimum and anticipated any possible requests before we could... More 

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Lambertville, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Amazing experience, with GREAT service and GREAT food!! The server, Shant, was very attentive!!! The hostess and rest of the staff was very nice and asked us how our experience was upon leaving. The food was delicious. We will absolutely be back!

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The food is expensive the service is ok. The location is just beyond the hi way. Nice inside though.

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My wife & i dine at the river palm twice a month. The Food & Service is Great at the River Palm. The Porter House for Two melts in your mouth. We also recommend the lobster mac n cheese. We also Like to sit in the bar area to watch the Tv, it really feels like your at home. Jason... More 

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North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Exceptional food, service and ambiance. "Fireplace" room is the best for business meetings. Quality of food is "Excellent" George is the best. Ask for him to help arrange your evening if you have a large party attending!

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Bergen County,NJ
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I went to the River Palm in Mahwah,NJ several days ago with some girlfriends looking to have a nice night out. The night could not have been worse! The service was all around terrible, the food was poorly prepared, the drinks were awful, and the bathroom was filthy. The hostess, waitress, and bartender were ALL rude and had NO manners.... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

My husband, son & I have been going to this restaurant for a couple of years. I was very disappointed at my last visit. Not only my husband's mussels were tough but the dragon roll I ordered, was terrible!!! The shrimp was overdone, and it tasted like rubber. Stay away from this dish, will never ordered it again! To compound... More 

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Monroe, New York, United States
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40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Had a very nice Valentine's Dinner with friends. Atmosphere is cozy and romantic. Seating by fireplace is recommended. Extensive wine list. Seafood appetizers are a must. Lump Crab Meat , Shrimp cocktail , Oysters all excellent. Main course Steak , Lobster or Sea Bass all great! Sides are separate and feed about 2 1/2 persons. A little loud and expect... More 

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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161 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We come here often when we (or our dining compatriots) are in the mood for a classic steakhouse that is local. As some other reviewers have noted, if you are not familiar with this location it feels a bit odd to get to since the entrance is basically on an on-ramp to Rte. 17 South in Mahwah. There is valet... More 

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Nanuet, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Highly recommend a mouth watering steak dinner at the River Palm Terrace. It was cooked to perfection. Our service was phenomenal, and the atmosphere was very welcoming at this large upscale restaurant. There's a full service bar, fabulous menu, valet parking, and superb seating anywhere the restaurant offers. They do honor reservations, not call ahead seating. The Staff was simply... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 209 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430-1603
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Mahwah
  • Phone Number: (201) 529-6500
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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