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Ray's on the River

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Sun, 6/16
8:00 PM

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

Menu

STARTERS
17
Seared Ahi Tuna Tataki*
cucumber salad, mustard vinaigrette, ponzu, pickled ginger
15
Crispy Point Judith Calamari and Shrimp
sweet peppers, buttermilk, seasoned flour
18
Colossal Shrimp Cocktail
atomic cocktail sauce, creole remoulade
10
Fuji Apple Field Greens
candied pecans, blue cheese
10
Baby Gem Caesar
9
Seafood Gumbo with White Rice
10
Maine Lobster Bisque
17
Crispy Battered Lobster Tail
truffle-cognac honey mustard
MKT
Blue Lump Crab Cocktail
atomic cocktail sauce, creole remoulade
11
Goat Cheese Pimento Fritters
house made pepper jelly
HANDHELDS
15
Hickory BBQ Bacon Burger*
aged cheddar, smoked bacon, bibb lettuce, vine ripened tomato, doux south pickle, BBQ
16
Salmon BLT*
smoked bacon, chive tartar sauce, bibb lettuce, vine ripened tomato
20
Lobster Roll
bibb lettuce, crunchy vegetable slaw
18
Shaved Prime Dip
swiss cheese, horseradish cream, au jus
SIGNATURE SALADS
15
Blackened Salmon*
sweet pickled peppers, almonds, oranges, champagne vinaigrette
25
Signature Lobster Cobb
bacon, blue cheese, avocado, tomatoes, egg, roasted corn relish, haricot verts
14
Ray's Chopped Chicken
gigande beans, bell peppers, red onion, tomatoes, goat cheese, kalamata olives, marcona almonds
20
Black and Blue Steakhouse*
statesboro blue cheese, smoked bacon, tomatoes, egg, avocado, horseradish ranch
20
Ahi Tuna and Kale
quinoa, mango, avocado, asian vinaigrette
RAY'S SPECIALTY DISHES
19
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
creole mustard beurre blanc, grilled asparagus, yukon gold whipped potatoes
21
Horseradish Encrusted Black Grouper
rainbow swiss chard, yukon gold whipped potatoes
MKT
Chef's Featured Pasta
fresh hand made pasta, seasonal ingredients
18
Salmon Oscar*
jumbo lump crab meat, béarnaise, grilled asparagus, yukon gold whipped potatoes
16
Shrimp and Grits
roasted peppers, caramelized onions, spiced-sherry cream
29
Steak Frites*
6 ounce tenderloin, demi glace, parmesan frites
SEAFOOD MARKET
Ray's on the River serves only the freshest and most sustainable seafood available; our menu items are flown in daily and selections vary week-to-week based on seasonality
15
Block Island Swordfish
grilled, salsa cruda
19
Faroe Island Salmon
grilled, lemon garlic butter
MKT
Chef's Daily Selection
18
Day Boat Halibut
pan-seared, salsa cruda
19
George's Bank Scallops
pan-seared, lemon beurre blanc
SHAREABLE SIDES
25
Signature Lobster Mac and Cheese
9
Corn Crème Brûlée
8
Parmesan Frites
10
Grilled Jumbo Asparagus with Hollandaise
8
Oven Roasted Wild Mushrooms
8
Lightly Crisped Brussels Sprouts & Cauliflower
12
Lobster-Parmesan Risotto
10
Seasonal Roasted Vegetables
8
Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes
9
Three-Cheese Mac with Gorgonzola
About
As an Atlanta Tradition since 1984 and situated along the Chattahoochee River, Ray's on the River offers serene views while enjoying a menu filled with fresh seafood flown in daily, prime cut steaks, regionally grown vegetables, and a Wine Spectator award-winning Wine List.
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Seafood
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Maybe this was an off night but the quality of the food and value were extremely poor. Food was not prepared as requested and the postage sized portions at London prices was a major disappointment. The wait staff did not know their menu and did...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank FrequentTripster
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful experience for my mother's birthday. We were seated almost immediately even though we got there early. The table was decorated and birthday card provided. It was the delicious food and delightful service that made it a memorable birthday celebration. I highly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank debics2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Invited to Ray's on the River for a graduation party. Had heard about Ray's since I have lived in Atlanta. Beautiful location, sitting on the Chattahoochee River. The food was good, albeit small portions. Service was very friendly. I'm just not especially a fan of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, service and ambiance both inside and outside of the restaurant. If I could go once a month I truly would.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Marcia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On Memorial Day, Ray's was offering a 25% discount on their food, and we took advantage of it for lunch. We had a great table overlooking the river watching people floating by on their rafts. For lunch I had a salmon BLT with fresh cut...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank toyman111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting from out of town and staying near Suntrust Stadium. I was looking for a restaurant with great food and a nice atmosphere and Ray's fit the bill. When we arrived the parking lot was packed. Apparently, there was a private event that...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank jojo99999999999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rays is very consistent and puts out an excellent product. It is upscale and pricey but, if you want an excellent meal it is a great place to go.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marauderer77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was meeting a couple of friends for afternoon drinks and lunch. We made a prior reservation and were seated by the window with an excellent view of the Chattahoochee River. The seafood dishes were great, service very attentive and the overall experience quite uplifting....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 11KPN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's start with having to kill several ants on the bar as we waited for drinks. From there, we should have left, but friends were meeting us. Drinks were good, bar staff was not very friendly, attentive but in a non-committal manor. As a general...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank pafabpt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch for a friends birthday. Had an amazing time. I booked on Open Table for a window seat of the river and were sat as requested. Our server was amazing!!! He was so attentive and wonderful. The food was amazing. Sea scallops were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Rayshawn P
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Rob1126 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Bad typing on previous response. Entree plus a few drinks or appetizer and your going to average 75 - 100 per person including tip.
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Anne O
April 6, 2017|
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Response from thaddeusl2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay there is accessibility to the main floor, bar and all rooms they have very nice valet you just pull up and get out and go in to the restaurant !
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Jada H
February 4, 2017|
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Response from n2666s | Reviewed this property |
Personally don't think there would be a problem if in a pvt. room; but always best to call ahead and verify 🙂
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