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River Street Cafe

429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
+1 518-273-2740
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
21 Jun 2017
“This hidden restaurant has surprisingly amazing food!”
10 Nov 2017
“Delicous lunch”
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American, Italian
429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Inspired menu and good food with good service and fun decor. Great place to eat if new to area. Sandwiches were best in along time.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I had passed by this place plenty of times but never entered because it always looked closed. Its hours are a bit weird and I'm still not sure now when they are actually opened, but a friend organized a dinner there and I was super...More

1  Thank Carlyraes
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

We went Wednesday night last week for dinner, or tried to anyway. Since they don't have a website, and their facebook page didn't suggest otherwise, we assumed it would be open. It's not easy to find parking downtown, so we had avoided it until then....More

1  Thank Heather D
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant I have been to in a long time....if you really care about quality of food, this is your place-- perfect combination of creative and classic...

2  Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed October 26, 2015

**Stairs only! No Elevator/Ramp upstairs!!** Before I start know that this place is a cultural experience. They don't advertise and the only way people know about it is by word of mouth. From the outside, it looks like a shut-down restaurant supplier. They're only open...More

4  Thank Ryan Q
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Went there as a group of six, a Saturday night and the place was not very busy. We were in no hurry so the wait for everything was not a problem. The appetizers were good, we had meatballs, shrimp and salmon, with the meatballs getting...More

Thank Rooman1
Reviewed October 12, 2015

We've been going to the River Street Cafe for years. It is, without question, the best restaurant in the area and that's all because of the cooking skill of George, the cook and owner. I recommend a fish course because George's sauces are not to...More

Thank LakeRecluse
Reviewed July 25, 2015

We go to this restaurant for special occasions (the price is somewhat hefty for a full course meal) but for a special occasion it is well worth it. On the outside it is rather disarming in that one would not expect the culinary delights that...More

1  Thank Edward2651
Reviewed June 30, 2015

It is a romantic place for two or more. The food is made to order, the salads fine and the palate pleaser exceptional.

Thank 443ann
Reviewed May 13, 2015

My wife and I had dined here several times about 10 years ago and returned to celebrate an anniversary. The food was as good as we remembered. I had the duck with an excellent flavorful sauce. There was a complementary pasta appetizer which as also...More

Thank Richard A
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December 20, 2014|
Response from Hodork | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but would call first to be certain.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 River St, Troy, NY 12180-2822
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-2740
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