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The Boat Basin Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner
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BURGERS AND SANDWICHES‎
All served w/ Potato Chips.
We may not be able to accommodate any substitutions of bread.
We use La Frieda Ground Beef & cook to order. Please be patient.
Burger
On Sesame Bun w/ Lettuce, Tomato, Onion & Pickle
8.95
Cheddar Cheese+1.00
Turkey Burger
On Sesame Bun w/ Lettuce, Tomato, Onion & Pickle
8.75
Cheddar Cheese+1.00
Vegetarian Garden Burger
On‎ Sesame Bun w/ Ranch Dressing, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion & Pickle
8.75
Cheddar Cheese+1.00
Hebrew National Hot Dog
Add on Chili, Chopped Onions & Shredded Cheddar; $ 2.00
3.00
Chili+2.00
Tuna Salad Sandwich
On Multi Grain Roll, Lettuce & Tomato
8.95
Open Faced Chicken Salad Sandwich
On Cranberry Walnut Bread, Fresh Tarragon, Dried Cranberries & Apples
9.95
Grilled Chicken Breast Sandwich
On Brioche Roll w/ Mild Jalapeño Cheese, Tomato, Lettuce & Herbed Aioli
10.95
ENTREES‎
All entrees served w/ a Roll & Butter. Additional roll 40¢.
Grilled North Atlantic Salmon (Medium)
With Grilled Asparagus & Chimichurri Sauce
18.95
Grilled Sirlion Steak n’Frites Au Poivre Sauce
25.95
SOUP AND SALADS‎
All salads served w/ a Roll & Butter. Additional roll 40¢.
Soup of the Day
4.50
Cup of Chili
4.75
Caesar Salad
8.50
Field Greens, Tomatoes, Balsamic Vinaigrette
8.00
Iceberg Wedge, Crumbled Applewood Smoked Bacon, Beefsteak Tomato
11.00
Blue Cheese Dressing
Addition of Chicken to Salads
3.00
Addition of Salmon to Salads
9.00
Side of Blue Cheese Dressings
1.50
APPETIZERS‎
Steamed & Seasoned Edamame
4.25
Two Warm Soft Jumbo Pretzels
With Mustard Cheese Sauce
6.00
Nachos
With freshly made White Cheese Sauce, Frijoles Negros, Tomatoes, Jalapenos, Sour Cream & Salsa
9.95
Chili Con Carne+2.55
Two Grilled Marinated Mahi Mahi Tacos
With Shredded Cabbage, Radishes, Pico di Gallo, Salsa Verde
12.00
Homemade Hummus Dip
Celery,‎ Carrots, Health Crisps (extra side $2.00)
10.00
SIDES‎
Grilled Asparagus
5.00
Sautéed Onions & Mushrooms
3.50
Corn on the Cob
2.00
CHILDREN’S‎
All served w/ Potato Chips.
Old Fashioned PB&J
On White Bread
3.00
Hummus
On Whole Wheat Bread
3.50
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY SPECIALS‎
Served between 11:00 am & 3:00 pm.
All entrees served w/ Home Fries & Toast.
Scrambled Eggs & Bacon
7.95
Scrambled Eggs & Sirloin Steak
16.50
Cheddar Omelette
7.95
Western Omelette
8.95
Side of Bacon
3.00
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed September 14, 2019 via mobile

This is a real shame: its location might be a truly attractive one for a short break along the Hudson river but the organization is terrible, a lot of messy staff with unclear roles and competences, inappropriate behaviors and dirty t-shirts. Average food, average prices....More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

I took a group of 200 people here for a conference dinner and had a great time. From booking the space to choosing the menu to on-site assistance, it was a very easy and pleasant experience. The venue is perfect for a large group, very...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Pam P
Reviewed August 25, 2019 via mobile

So, we had read a lot about this place and decided to go there on a nice summer evening. The wait was about 25 min so we took a walk along the water which was lovely. Once seated our server was there quick enough to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Mayoite658
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

I would give this place zero stars if I could. The only thing worse than their food and their service is their lack of respect for the environment. They only use disposables. All the plates, utensils, and cups are plastic. At a time when most...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank BBtravel123
Reviewed August 5, 2019

Went for my God-Daughter's 30th birthday and had a wonderful time. Area shown in photo above was cordoned off for the party with our private bar but open to everything else going on. Only 4 stars since if you are not a native, really hard...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SunshineV88
Reviewed July 30, 2019

The food and drinks are overpriced, and the food is Ok, not great. Example. I ordered a draft IPA beer and even though menu says $9, I was charged $11.90. I cannot imagine that taxes are $3. And to top it off the beer was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jobojoanne
Reviewed July 24, 2019

I travel all around the world all the time. But never experienced such terrible customer service like in this place. Came today few minutes after this place was open with all tables still empty. I ordered just sparkling water as was not hungry yet. After...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Tom116699
Reviewed July 18, 2019

The thing the Boat Basin has going for it is the location, it is lovely to sit by the river with a drink and relax. The food is expensive and basic and arrives on paper plates. If you need cutlery, there are packets of plastic...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Barneysma
Reviewed June 8, 2019

Just checked into our nearby hotel and set out for some fresh air when we stumbled upon this beautiful restaurant on the banks of the Hudson River. Cannot remember our waitress name but she was excellent on both our visits. Food was excellent, ambiance, atmosphere,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Paula B
Reviewed June 5, 2019

There are very few restaurants right on the Hudson River Greenway. We spent a few hours biking and stopped here for lunch because it was so convenient. First, it is an interesting looking place, absolutely huge with a large indoor area as well as an...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank pvfamily
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