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River House

1 Ocean Ave, Brielle, NJ 08730-2046
+1 732-528-7000
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Ocean Ave, Brielle, NJ 08730-2046
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

It's a really nice restaurant on the river. The food is good, the service is good, but the restaurant is somewhat pricey fro what they offer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank asd24
Reviewed September 18, 2018

River House is a lovely quaint summer time favorite with seating overlooking the Manasquan River. A nice place to get together with friends for dinner or just drinks. I've noticed that the menu has changed & is very limited. The wine & alcohol menu was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jeeplover117
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We have been going to the River House in Brielle, NJ for a number of years but have alwasy focused on eating outside where there is a great view of the marina. But on this trip the weather was rainy a lot so we decided...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rmfritsch49
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Came with family to the recommended River House and was not disappointed. Decided to sit indoors as the evening was cooling down a bit. Still a great view on the inside. Amongst us we ate the tomatoes and mozzarella (very fresh tomatoes) and a mushroom...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank michaelruns
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I recently went here for dinner and drinks and were delightfully surprised at the quality of the meal . The server explained they recently had a change of ownership and a complete upgrade of the menus . They obviously now have chefs...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank justcare
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We has a wonderful lunch inside during the week. We would have been outside, but one member of our party was older and felt it was too cool outside. I had a very good burger, didn't eat the bun (Keto diet, you know) the meat...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank J. William R
Reviewed August 21, 2018

After we paid our bill, I noticed there was a charge of $18 for wine we did not order. The waitress then gave us back $18. I told her that she did not refund the tax they had collected, but she did not seem to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SeeTheWorld4Peace
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

First impression: welcoming hostess and Waite staff. Well rounded menu and nicely stocked bar and wine selection. We were served promptly and finally, all our dishes were well prepared and delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stanley A
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I recently took my family here to eat, including relatives from out of state. Everyone was impressed with the food and drink menu and how tasty everything was. The outdoor patio area is such a relaxing atmosphere and has incredible views of the water and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Frankie4506
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Very disappointed in menu! This is my first visit this season and the menu was very weak! Limited! What happened to a grilled or blackened fish sandwich? Very few choices and pricey! Chicken sandwich with mozzarella and pesto was dry and my friends fried fish...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LucreziaM1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ocean Ave, Brielle, NJ 08730-2046
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Brielle
  • Phone Number: +1 732-528-7000
Restaurant with a great location.
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