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Riviera Cafe

225 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3147 (Manhattan)
212-929-3250
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Ranked #5,980 of 11,642 Restaurants in New York City
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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106 reviews 106 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Was walking around and decided to get some pub fare. Sat outside on the side street, pretty dark with no candles to add to the light. Reuben was a farce...one slice of corned beef, fries were fine. Girlfriend asked for a turkey burger with a slice of jack cheese. They brought the burger and a NAPKIN OF SHREDDED jack cheese... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stumbled upon this place by accident after walking thru Washington Square Park. It was GREAT! Go on a Sat or Sun. They have great food and drinks. The best part is .....it's $13.95 for an Amazinggggg meal.... And all you can drink mimosas, bloody Mary's , champagne, and coffee ! Unbeatable! All this while still retaining quality! We were... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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117 reviews 117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Calamari was overbreaded, overcooked, and overpriced. Other than that, I didn't like it! Service was slow, disinterested, even though they weren't busy. Was it something I said? Something someone else said? The wrong day of the week? I don't know, but there's plenty of competition that can do as well or better, I'm sure I won't be back.

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New York City, New York
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135 reviews 135 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Nice people, great pub fare and, as previously mentioned, the bes weekend brunch in town. Always fun, always jumpin'. Hello, we live here.

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Riga
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221 reviews 221 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

place has just perfect location and also serves "Mimosa" cocktail on Saturday morning :) food is fine, but could be also better...

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Mequon, WI
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154 reviews 154 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

This is the place to go if you are a Boston sports fan. Went here on Thanksgiving Day to watch the early game and the place had Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics and Bruins stuff all over the place. They have a boatload of TV's and get EVERYTHING! If you want good drinks and bar food with your sports, this is... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

this place at the heart of the village has a great drink specials menu. the space is large and the margaritas are only 5 dollars, and you cannot beat that in the area!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great place to watch Boston sports games. The downstairs bar has $3 pints Sunday - Thursday! I have never eaten there, but it seems like standard bar food.

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Forest Hills, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

After walking around for what felt like forever, my friend and I finally decided to eat at Riviera Cafe. Its a cute little spot with some outdoor seats, We sat indoors by a window and people watch. Its soo amazing of the diversity and uniqueness of people you see in NYC. I had the grilled chicken sandwich with fries which... More

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Kinnelon, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The service was not good however the location was nice and we sat outside to have lunch and few drinks.The drink specials were priced well for NYC and really decent drinks. The food was pretty good. Nothing great but certainly a nice outside lunch on a nice day

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