The Restaurant

Across a bridge, over a river, into a dream.

Located in one of New York’s most unique settings, The River Café has become very well-known around the world as a culinary destination.

Nestled riverside under the Brooklyn Bridge with sweeping views of the New York skyline and the Statue of Liberty, The River Café serves a classic New American menu using only the finest and freshest ingredients available.

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Dom Salvador Jazz Musician

Dom Salvador

For 41 years, Dom Salvador has been playing jazz standards at the River Café under the Brooklyn Bridge. He’s ready for the spotlight again. read more…

By Matthew Kassel

Photo by: Michelle V. Agins/The New York Times

40th Year Anniversary at The River Café

View From the River Café: 40 Years of Feasts and Firsts

The changing tides of fashion and trends may come and go, but Michael O’Keeffe’s vision of timelessness expressed as a Restaurant will always be
The River Café.

It has never left its mooring under the Brooklyn Bridge, but still journeys ahead each day toward the goal of seeking out the finest ingredients for every detail of the dining experience and delivering them to guests from all over the world. read more…

By Bryan Miller