The Low Down
Look Good: Jackets are required in the main dining room.
A Note to Men: Jackets are required in the main dining room.
Know Before You Go: The famed Brooklyn Bridge chocolate marquise dessert looks better than it tastes, but don't let that stop you.
The Extras: Call to arrange parties of 30 to 120.
Just Desserts: The famed Brooklyn Bridge chocolate marquise dessert looks better than it tastes, but don't let that stop you.
What to Drink: The River Cafe's cocktail program is world-class. Don't miss it.
What to Drink: The River Cafe's cocktail program produces a world-class sazerac, definitive gibson, and other old-time classics.
Where to Sit: All the seats are good, but a window seat is the ultimate score.
When to Go: A Sunday brunch is served from 11am until 3pm.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
by at Gayot
Some talented chefs have passed through the kitchen of this legendary Brooklyn establishment, including the likes of Charlie Palmer (Aureole) and David Burke (David Burke Townhouse). Brad Steelman, the current top dog, may lack some of theâ¦
By user1532 at Citysearch
I walked in with my bf 9PM today (1/13/2012) and the front girl looked up and down us and said this is not place for us. I wore a jean cause it was... Read More
expensive-- BUT THE VIEW IS INCOMPARABLE!
By Bobforart at Citysearch
I knew it was very expensive- but if you live in NY you have to have this experience at least once. Go for breakfast - it won't break the bank. It... Read More
By JDoming at Citysearch
Expensive, but the view and the food were amazing! Very romantic! Read More
By James H at Insider Pages
Awesome decore. Went there for a special occasion and did not disappoint. Food was good, waiter was attentive. Their signature desert was very go... Read More
By Brooklynist at Citysearch
Expensive, yes. Full of tourists, yes. A great experience, yes. It's an institution. It's romantic as all get out. The food isn't great but i... Read More