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Riverview Restaurant

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45 Fair St, Cold Spring, NY 10516-3005
845-265-4778
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Murphysboro, Illinois
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Riverview Restaurant last week with our family. Pros: The food is great! The prices reasonable. The portions good. The service first-rate. The view of the Hudson Valley priceless. Cons: They do not accept credit cards. Bottom Line: Do NOT miss this fine restaurant, but bring cash.

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Thank Dochoch
Ashford, Connecticut
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143 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a delightful dinner in a bustling restaurant. Filled with a combination of locals and tourists, this was a great choice for our dinner. It is off the beaten path of the Main St. of Cold Spring, but clearly is well known. Although it was busy, we were seated quickly (without reservations) and never felt rushed. When we were there... More 

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Thank Sue L
NY
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69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been going to the Riverview for many years never disappointed. Creative dining and a wonderful wine selection. The wait staff is very attentive. Can't wait for our next visit. Y

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Thank HOWZAT2
Westchester County, New York
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, excellent service. Fantastic menu. Nice river views. Fabulous every time. (Note: credit cards are not accepted)

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Thank Donna H
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two couples arrived just before noon with reservation, sat on the enclosed but open porch with a lovely breeze. By 12:30 p.m. the place was packed. Parking alongside the restaurant with overflow at adjacent municipal lot. I had the baked cod. Others had curry pasta, cucumber gespacho, and burgers. Everyone was pleased with the food and the experience.

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Thank emirsky
Garrison, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food, great service, beautiful river view. We have dined here countless times and always have a good evening. (We've been there for lunch too and equally good then) Highly recommended.

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Thank learncountries
New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Cold Spring is a small town, and even on a Saturday night in mid June, the better restaurants begin to close up around 9:00 pm. The Riverview's closing time is listed as 9:30pm. So, after a long day of hiking, we were thrilled that the Riverview staff agreed to serve us a few minutes after nine. And what an experience!... More 

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Thank LemonMeringue
Garrison, NY
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74 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Our family has dined at Riverview for many many years now, and I can honestly say we have had an excellent dining experience every time. Without question, it is our favorite restaurant.

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Thank Bandlady
Framingham, United States
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I highly recommend visiting this restaurant. The pizzas are great but the true masterpieces are the specials served each night. The restaurant is pricey and you need to pay with cash, no credit cards but it was worth the splurge.

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Thank Jayne T
Miami Beach, Florida
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271 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Some places hold value for many years and some fall short If there was one place in Cold Spring that was dependable for excellence in value, quality, and price I would, without hesitation, recommend the Riverview Restaurant; but not anymore. They have dropped the salad as post of the entrée and even lessened the amount of wine poured per glass.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Fair St, Cold Spring, NY 10516-3005
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cold Spring
  • Phone Number: 845-265-4778

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?