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River House Grille

195A Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6361
+1 516-608-5226
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  • Very good13%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
195A Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6361
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Came here for dinner, had to wait 15 min because it was packed, didn't mind. The owner was quite visible and kept us informed of when a table would be ready as did the Maitre'd. Once seated, they brought fresh bread with oil to dip...More

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

On this day February 18 my family and I went out to have a nice dinner. Found this place on Groupon website. Nice looking place however when the bill came to our table we were shock to see a $500.00 bill. We went off what...More

Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Food was appropriately priced for the area. The clam chowder, seafood bisque, stripped bass, filet mignon, baked clams and fried calamari were very good. The restaurant wad short staffed, but our waiter Tony handled it like a pro, and kept us laughing all night.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Went early evening with a business group. The restaurant was relatively empty (it was Monday night) so easy to get a table for 6. The wait stuff is colorful, be ready for that, but for our group that just made it fun. Service was well...More

Thank MacTexas
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Went here for my son's birthday, mainly because we had found a Groupon for the restaurant. The Nautical Mile seemed forsaken on a Saturday night in November but the restaurant was beautifully lit up. There were only 2 tables taken when we arrived, by it...More

Thank MartiniGirl717
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My first Groupon purchase and we were so disappointed. Sent back appetizer of clams casino. Linguini with white clam sauce very good so enjoyed that but skirt steak came in numerous pieces like we were given the left over and was chewy not tender. We...More

Thank llacorte14
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Service friendly but waiter did not know details of the entrees. Menu was light on fish not quite the same as the menu listed on Trip Advisor. I had the bouillabaisse which contained a mystery fish that the waiter had no idea what it was....More

Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Went out for a meal with another couple. Was seated but not greeted, The table was small for 4 people. The place was nearly empty. Several menus were tossed on the table no explanations. We ordered some appetizers while trying to figure out the menus....More

1  Thank BELLHOP_11
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I decided to have my daughter's engagement party at River House Grille. It was the best decision I could have made. The booking was pleasant Jimmy😍 sat with me and He helped me decide on what to serve. Everything was just as we planned the...More

Thank Gwendolyn W
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Located on the very popular Nautical Mile in Freeport Long Island, the River House Grill also sits adjacent to the Woodcleft Canal. Stroll the half mile strip until you find a restaurant that catches your dance. RHG did just that. We parked across the street,...More

Thank lvolpato
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is the dress code formal or casual dress.
22 January 2017|
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Response from Marjorie J | Property representative |
Very casual
Do you have Paella??
1 January 2017|
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Response from Goalrob | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing it.
James S
What is he cost of the 2 for 1 Thursday night lobster special and do we need a reservation?
26 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195A Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6361
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 516-608-5226
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We have reopened River House Grill. (Waterfront dining)

River house grille (Waterfront Dining) has New Management, New Menu, New Staff, New Cocktail specials and a New Look. (We still have the Nautical Feel we are famous for) Indoor & Outdoor seating.

Every Monday: TRIPLE "M" MONDAYS:
2 for 1 Mojitos, Margaritas,and Mussels!

Every Thursday, 2 For 1 Lobster, Clams & Oysters

Arrive early Thursdays for our Happy Hour
$4.00 (well) Drinks, $5.00 Wine, $3.00 Draft Beer

LUNCH SPECIAL: Our chef has added his own flare to our lunch burgers. These are no ordinary burgers. (Our patrons have dubbed them "Monster Burgers"!) 10 oz. ANGUS BURGERS, served with Steak Fries
CHAR GRILLED..Lettuce, Tomato, onion, pickle.
BREAKFAST BURGER, Fried Egg, Bacon, Cheddar, Fried Onions
BUFFALO BURGER..Carrot, Celery, Pickle, Blues Cheese, Buffalo Mayo
MEXICAN BURGER..Sliced Avocado, Red Onion, Tomato, Monterey Jack Cheese, Cilantro Jalapeno Sour Cream
PHILLY STYLE ..Red Wine Caramelized Onion, Wild Mushroom, Gruyere Cheese, Chipotle BBQ Mayo
LUMPCRAB .... Crab Salad, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Roasted Chili Lime Mayo

Visit us on facebook and on the web for an up to date lists of specials and our live music schedule.

We look forward to seeing old friends and to meeting new ones.

Please stop by and we welcome a review here on Trip Advisor. River house grille, reads all the reviews and will reply to you.