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MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant

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674 Thayer Rd, West Point, NY 10996-1906
845-446-4731
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Congers, New York
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After a historical bus tour of West Point Campus we decided to have lunch at MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant at the Hotel Thayer. I had the Thayer Rueben Sandwich. It had a nice amount of shaved corned beef. There was little kick to the the Dijon mustard, which I liked. My friend had the Asian Salad topped with Edamame Beans. The... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Elegant restaurant in the heart of the historic Thayer Hotel. We ate breakfast and dinner here and both meals were excellent. The breakfast buffet selection was good and the omelet station made an superb omelet. Dinner was also very good. The restaurant had outdoor seating option with river views. I thought the breakfast buffet to be a good value and... More 

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Thank Mark B
Lakewood, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Thayer and had breakfast here our last morning. The dining room is beautiful with a view of the Hudson. Stone walls soar all around you and there are seats in the alcoves and archways. There is a menu service, but we chose the buffet ($19.95/per person). Fruits, pastries, eggs, breakfast meats and omelettes to order, all... More 

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Thank Mike P
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the buffet breakfast on Saturday which was ok. However, I do not recommend the Sunday brunch. My kids wouldn't eat the waffles, so right there a red flag. The desserts were not worth the calories, not even a bite. Plus, for 40 per person really not worth it. I gave it a 3 rating because it is a... More 

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Coram, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Thayer opened in May 1926 and has a wonderfully historical ambience to it. You get to dine, see the portraits on the wall and enjoy some of the finest food anywhere with a great understated service. My search for the best burger seems to have come to an end. The burger had a rich and moist taste that is... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned home from an amazing stay at The Thayer Hotel in West Point. To celebrate the last day of a family road trip going from NJ to Vermont and West Point then back to NJ, we ate at MacArthur's with our two children ages 14 and 9. The food was delicious and the service (thanks to Sandy)... More 

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Thank 1998rdar
Aiken, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and peaceful atmosphere. Friendly staff. We had breakfast and dinner there and enjoyed both meals. Breakfast buffet would be nice if you like buffets. We preferred to eat a smaller meal.

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Ossining, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I Dined there for Lunch July 15 and Breakfast on the 16th & 17th. The Food, Service& the View were Great. Would dine there again Anytime.

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Thank Johnstrip1315
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We had Sean, a very friendly and correct waiter. The white wine he served was to warm, the dish he served was not warm enough. I think the kitchen failed and the wine storage is insufficient. When we went up to the lobby we asked the desk person for the price of breakfast. She told us to go down and... More 

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Carlys_Lemler, General Manager at MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant, responded to this review

Ron, thank you for sharing your experience with us regarding your dining experience. We will pass the positive feedback along to Sean! We are so sorry that the wine was warm and your dinner was not. We will share this feedback with our Food and Beverage Director. We are committed to providing excellent service to all of our guests, and... More 

Boston
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

The property is in a beautiful spot, with stunning views of the Hudson. We had a family dinner to celebrate a golden anniversary, and was disappointed with the experience overall. We ate outside on the patio which was not very busy. There was a wedding below, which may have overwhelmed the kitchen. Our server was not familiar with the menu,... More 

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Carlys_Lemler, General Manager at MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to celebrate a special occasion with us and we are so sorry to hear you were disappointed. We strive to provide each guest with an incredible dining experience, and will share this feedback with our Food and Beverage department so that he can provide some additional training. All of our servers and staff are trained, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $22
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 674 Thayer Rd, West Point, NY 10996-1906
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  West Point
  • Phone Number: 845-446-4731

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?