We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Ray's on the River

#92 of 3,205 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
6700 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30339-2939 (I-285 and Powers Ferry Rd)
+1 770-955-1187
12:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

587 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 582: English reviews
Venice, Italy
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It began with a five o'clock reservation that actually sat at 6, followed by a dinner that included a tin foil tray of turkey (clearly sliced well in advance of Thanksgiving Day) with the taste of dry, cold wheat toast, followed by a repetitive response of "there isn't any currently" when asked about the advertised Prime Rib, or the green... More 

Thank Randy M
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
233 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On Thanksgiving Day we decided not to cook and wanted to eat a traditional Thanksgiving meal. We found Ray's on the River (a place we had previously dined but not on a holiday). Thanksgiving Day is their biggest day of the year and it was packed. However, we made a reservation and were seated not long after we arrived. We... More 

Thank atljpb
Level Contributor
125 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I realize that it was Thanksgiving, and I am not one to rate a restaurant TERRIBLE, but when you make a reservations, pay a $50 deposit (required) because its Thanksgiving, you expect that it will be honored within reason. The Management at Ray's on the River had to know that there was no way that they could accommodate all the... More 

Thank Dave A
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Ray's many times, but this was my first visit in months. The menu is varied, expensive and generally good. I love the view of the Chattahoochee River flowing by! Make a reservation for a table overlooking the river. This visit, my husband and I both ordered the grilled salmon Oscar. A nicely prepared piece of salmon over... More 

Thank ginnymom911
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was going to just hangout with a friend on a Friday early evening. The band was so loud i had to move tables and put in ear plugs! I couldn't even finish my food as my head was throbbing!

Thank Michelle G
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Ray's early on a Sunday, with reservations for 5:30. It was a first visit, and I wanted to be sure to see the view before dark. It was lovely! I imagined it would be the kind of place where you would want to eat outdoors (like Canoe), but this heavily windowed room was perfect,... More 

Thank Carol P
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for my birthday with family. Food was amazing, great wine list/bar. Top notch with elegant atmosphere. Not inexpensive, but a nice , upscale experience. Service was excellent.

Thank MomshellDolly
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend invited me for dinner. It was my first time here. I was early so I had a look around a very nice place by the river, inside very friendly atmosphere and the view outside was excellent. I am a vegetarian and had salad for starters. They had no vegetarian main course on the menu but I was told... More 

Thank Bakhsh
Johns Creek, Georgia, United States
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went there last night and the service was not up to their reputation. We ordered appetizers and proper silverware was not brought out. We had to wait for five minutes before proper silverware was bought out. We placed our order for dinner and my boyfriend order a cowboy steak and the steak was horrible. We sent... More 

Thank Mo B
Toledo, Ohio
Level Contributor
322 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a customer here for a work lunch. It was great! The service was very good. The location was fabulous. The place is so nice, with a wonderful view of the riverfront. The windows wall gives you a glorious view. The seafoods, soups, breads, and all of our orders was great. The food was so fresh and well prepared. I... More 

Thank Jeffery C

Travellers who viewed Ray's on the River also viewed


Been to Ray's on the River? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Steakhouse, American, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6700 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30339-2939
    (I-285 and Powers Ferry Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-955-1187
As an Atlanta Tradition since 1984 and situated along the Chattahoochee River, Ray's on the River offers serene views while enjoying a menu filled with fresh seafood flown in daily, prime cut steaks, regionally grown vegetables, and a Wine Spectator award-winning Wine List.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ray's on the River and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Morrow, Georgia
Dallas, Georgia
5 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Ray's on the River staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?