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The River Bistro

225 Water St, Binghamton, NY 13901-2704 (Formerly Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel & Conference Center)
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Ranked #57 of 184 Restaurants in Binghamton
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English first
Mahwah, New Jersey
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60 reviews 60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Being part of the Double Tree Hotel, I would have expected a expanded menu. The slection is not bad and the food is well prepared, but it is a one sheet menu. Need more choices

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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118 reviews 118 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The hot breakfast buffet gave us our money's worth. However the cold breakfast buffet has a meager offering...

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Oshawa Ontario
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146 reviews 146 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Restaurant located in Double Tree by Hilton Hotel. As it was Sunday, the menu is condensed but the choice was quite suitable for us. Enjoyed it very much.

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Cortland, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We hadn't visited since Doubletree hotels bought and renovated this property, but saw their newspaper ad for a Mother's Day Brunch and decided to make a noon reservation. Boy howdy are we happy that we did! Brunch was served in the grand ballroom which is spacious and lovely to begin with, and was specially decorated with large colorful spring flowers... More

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Syracuse, New York
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We ordered room service from the River Bistro via the hang tag provided in our room. We requested a 9-9:15 delivery. The phone rang at 7:30 am, waking us up telling us they were out of some of what we ordered. The food was then delivered 45 minutes prior to the delivery window requested. Worst was the food was all... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

On most hotel stays I tend to avoid eating at the in house restaurant. I did catch a glimpse of the menu they had on the wall nearby. Decided for one evening to have dinner there and see what its like. For starters the dining room was a tad empty as I gotten there half hour they started dinner service.... More

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Rome, NY, United States
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78 reviews 78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Dinner was good. They serve you water in a cute little carafe. I was lucky to enough to Anika as my server. Very pleasant lady. Now for breakfast. I had the buffet. One of the best breakfast buffets I've been to. I wasn't the biggest I've been to, but the food was very good.

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Binghamton, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Went for lunch during Restaurant Week. Liked the decor and service, but food was just average. Soup was fine, but lacked flavor, as did chicken pot pie. Crust was slightly underdone. Apple turnover a la mode was tasty, but nothing special. My mom had a reuben with fries.Plenty of corned beef- she liked it. Good deal at $10, but not... More

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Vestal, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We ate at the River Bistro on Sunday, May 5th and were surprised that although the décor was attractive and the staff were very attentive the food was a disappointment. My husband had a steak which was pricy considering it was fatty. I had a chicken entrée which was overcooked and the sauce was salty. We had eaten at the... More

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Binghamton, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We ate at The River Bistro on March 5th before the Celtic Women Concert. Our table of four enjoyed our meals and service. The Hotel is changing it's image to a Hilton Doubletree. They made some nice changes including this restaurant. The food presentation was done well and our waitress was very attentive. The music was low and in the... More

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