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Le Rivage

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS
Romaine Heart Caesar Style
Parmesan, Sun Dried Tomatoes, Croutons
Roasted Beet Salad
Crème Fraîche, Mango Vinaigrette
Frisée Aux Lardons
Curly Endive, Bacon, Garlic Aioli Dressing, Hard Boiled Egg
Escargots de Bourgogne
Snails, Garlic Butter, Herbs, White Wine
Pâté de Campagne
Rustic Pork & Duck Recipe, Cornichons, Duo de Moutarde
Moules Farcies
Green New Zealand Baked Mussels, Garlic Butter, Herbs & Breadcrumbs
Potage de Légumes
Leek & Potato Soup
La Bisque
Rustic Seafood, Saffron & Sherry Bisque
Gratinée à L'Onion
French Onion Soup, Crouton Émmenthal
ENTRÉES
Truite Amandine
Pan Seared Rainbow Trout, Toasted Almonds, Haricots Verts, Pomme Purée, Lemon, Brown Butter
Baked Seafood Crêpe
Scallop, Shrimp, Mushroom Duxelle, Caramelized Onion, Béchamel
Gambas Le Rivage
Shrimp, Mushroom & Onion, Rice Pilaf, Merlot Wine Sauce
Seared North Atlantic Salmon
Crisped Skin, Grilled Broccolini, Fingerling Potato, Mustard Sauce Dijonaise
Quiche Lorraine or Vegetable Quiche
Roasted Potato, Frisée Salad
French Onion Soup Burger
NYC Wine & Food Festival Burger Bash's Only Two~Time Judges Choice Winner
Foie de Veau Petit Salé
Cast Iron Pan Seared Calf Liver, Red Wine, Onion Confit, Indiana Bacon
Cordon Bleu
Breaded Chicken Breast, Jambon de Paris, Mushroom, Béchamel
Coq au Vin
Demi Amish Chicken Braised in Red Wine, Mushroom, Celery Carrot, Fingerling Potato
Heritage Hampshire Pork Chop
Tomato, Onion & Caper Confit, Pomme Purée, Sauce Madère
ADD
10
Canard à L'Orange
Long Island Roast Duck, Orange Suprême, Sauce Bigarade, Cointreau Finish
DESSERTS
Tarte Maison
Daily Homemade Tart
Bread Pudding
Crème Anglaise, Raspberry sauce
Peach Melba
Vanilla Ice cream, Melba sauce, Toasted Almonds, Crême Chantilly
Crème Caramel
Traditional French Flan
Classic Crème Brulée
French Vanilla Bean
Chocolate Mousse
Crême Chantilly
Ice Cream
Double Chocolate or French Vanilla
Sorbets
Raspberry or Lemon
Seasonal Fruits
Crème Anglaise or Sweet Red Wine
SPECIALS OF THE DAY
Monday: Moules Marinières
Tuesday: Poulet Chasseur
Wednesday: Frog Legs à L'ail
Thursday: Sweetbreads
Friday: Tuna Steak au Poivre
About
Le Rivage offers you a cozy, romantic French country atmosphere where traditional French cuisine is expertly prepared for your pleasure. Fresh flowers embellish each table. Prices are delightfully affordable with incredibly rewarding selections; a true bargain in the heart of the theatre district.
PRICE RANGE
$25 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great organization. Delicious food. Excellent services. It is a pleasure to come back to this place with my family. Thank you so much .And a big thanks to Mr. Krishna for his services.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Mounaiiimbenahmed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here during restaurant week. The full price fixe menu was only $1 more than the very limited special menu. Wait staff was friendly and helpful. Potato leek pottage was rich and delicious. Beef bourginon was excellent and the chocolate mousse was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Cazzie49
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in town for a conference and celebrating a friend's award. We all enjoyed our food and drinks. The restaurant is small, but it is comfortable and elegant. It seems to be a hotspot for people to go before a theater show. Our waiter...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Navigator248278
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for a pre theater dinner with a large group. Food was really good as was the service. It's small so a bit crowded but still lots of fun and great French food. Fish was wonderful.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank scorpiosfnm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved it so much last year we made a point to eat there on this year's trip to New York. Good sized portions, reasonably priced. The Quiche Lorraine was fabulous, and the Beef Bourguignon was a hearty, generous portion. Wait staff was always attentive...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SusanM5733
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here post theatre. First thing that they asked us is if we had theatre tickets and needed to make the show. I thought that was thoughtful. They had a prix fixe dinner that had ample choices. I went for the onion soup burger which...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank srcesq
Reviewed July 12, 2019

Wanting a nice dinner, at a decent restaurant, we walked by Le Rivage on a Sunday evening. They have a three course Prix Fixed meal at a decent price. Went in because the price was right. When we entered the restaurant we were surprised at...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank David G
Reviewed July 12, 2019

Wanting a nice dinner at a decent restaurant, we walked by Le Rivage on a Sunday evening. They have a 3 course prix fixed meal at a decent price. Went in because the price was right. When we entered the restaurant we were surprised at...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Dg2081
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many timesI must say the service and food is always very good. However we find the main entrees have become very small. We had trout, the fish was very good however mash potatoes and string beans was a garnish...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank donroquefort
Reviewed July 3, 2019

French bistro near Broadway geared to the theatre crowd and tourists. The food is fine and the atmosphere fast paced.

Date of visit: May 2019
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wolfpeer
March 28, 2016|
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Response from Milliemarie46 | Reviewed this property |
Not when I was there in October. But check their website. I know we enjoyed the dinner specials.
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adlkeenan
November 10, 2015|
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Response from G1455XBdavidf | Reviewed this property |
Neat Casual,
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February 10, 2015|
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Response from RoseCityDon | Reviewed this property |
We've been to Le Rivage many times, always pre-theatre. And we order from the prix fixe menu, which has always been excellent. Is it the fanciest meal in NYC? Not by a long shot. But always very good...always good value... More
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