Waterside Restaurant and Catering

4.4
1107 reviews
$31 to $50
American
Breathtaking views of the New York Skyline.
Trendy
Al Fresco Dining.
Located on the Hudson River, 5 minutes from New York City!
Culinary Executive Chefs from the CIA.
Spectacular Atmosphere for your Very Special Event.
Zagat Rated.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1107 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.3
Food
4.3
Service
4.6
Ambience
4.1
Value
Noise · Moderate
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KaalilJ
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3Food3Service5Ambience5

The ambiance was excellent, the taste of the food was ok. The size of the filet mignon was not satisfactory ( small ) for the price and the chicken breat was bland. The drinks were very good. The menu is a bit pricey but I guess you are also paying for the great views.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Outstanding food and excellent service with a beautiful view

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Pleasant & polite service!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 26, 2021
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Was okay for that occasion

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narcizaM
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience5

i will recommend a little more food on the plates

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DayanaF
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2021
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Beautiful scenery .

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Vicki
1 review
Dined on December 20, 2021
Overall1Food1Service2Ambience2

Dinner was terrible. Our steaks were over cooked and the potato side dish I got had no flavor. Will def not be going back.

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SheltonC
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awsome experience. Will definitely make a return trip

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RobertIglesias
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great place to have some dinner and enjoy time with friends and / or family.

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vipFITLADY
New York Area
160 reviews
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Celebrating the end of the college semester! Came for 100th anniversary of the first Bloody Mary drink! Everything was perfect! An excellent waiter, the cod dish was perfection as were the cappuccinos and shared banana bread dessert. Highly recommended… oh, how can I not mention the million dollar view?!?!!.
No need for a special occasion. Dining here IS the special occasion!

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Nadia
1 review
Dined on December 11, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Was a delightful place by the water. Nicely priced, with valet parking. Definitely would come back! Exceeded my expectations! A little noisey, but nothing out of the ordinary.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 5, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This restaurant is beautiful and he food is amazing. Would definitely recommend others to visit.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Charleston
2 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2021
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

No creo haber leido que los sabados a la noche es mas una distoteca que un restaurante, pero sinceramente es imposible comer con el Nivel de ruido y musica que hay. La atencion es buena y la
Comida tambiem

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RoRo
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food is delicious!

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AnthonyD
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 1, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent meal and great wait staff.
We will be back

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LeahM
1 review
Dined on November 27, 2021
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Very good food, great view. Did not like how they stuck us in the corner. The table was in an awkward position.

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Alwendy
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on November 25, 2021
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

Unbelievable. My family and I decided to eat out for Thanksgiving Day, much to our chagrin. We arrived at 3:30 for a 4:00 reservation. Management seated us right away which was a star on their side that is until after we had dined I realized why we were seated so quickly.....they had ample space; I many were smart enough to READ reviews before stepping foot in there. The order was taken at 4:00pm...we didn't get our food until 5:45. The food was disgusting....I had their salmon which was "tasteless" and drenched in some bean mash soup-like dish that resembled what would be found in an unflushed toilet. We observed another patron arguing with management over the bill, she felt she was overcharged. Our waiter never checked in on us to see how the dining was going but what right there to hand the bill with a plugged in tip....The waiters are unprofessional and mostly men. The women whom were the receptionists were quite professional and hospitable. The waiters appeared to look frustrated at the fact that they had to wait on guest.... No one is forcing them to be a waiter.... They should just hop in their Lamborghini and drive off into the sunset with Hollywood shades on smh.... Unbelievable. The place is terribly mismanaged. The only thing that is probably keeping this establishment in business is the fact that it is by the waters...... Spare yourself the headache and the waste of hard earned money..... EAT AT HOME or look at reviews BEFORE going to any restaurant.... Don't 'just' look at the stars... READ THE COMMENTS. A BIG FAT "0"... Then I forgot my cellphone in the table out of disappointment and frustration... The waiter was kind enough to bring it outside while I awaited for my car to return. Even our waiter felt bad for us but.... He just works there and he looked more like a bar tender who was asked to be a waiter for the night...... HORRIBLE

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vipConnie
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on November 25, 2021
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience5

Thanksgiving

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2021
Overall2Food5Service2Ambience5

Had to track down waiters to serve food we were paying for.

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vipReemaM
Philadelphia
11 reviews
Dined on November 19, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Drinks were excellent along with the food dessert selections. The view of the city is breathtaking. Live DJ played great music

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LisaL
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was a beautiful birthday experience for my new boyfriend who had never been there. The table setting was perfect, the view and ambiance, magnificent and the food was exceptional!

At one point a family with a young child was sitting beside us. Not something I'd anticipate from a restaurant such as this one. The noise level and baby shrills kicked in but fortunately didn't last long. No fault to the restaurant.

My only disappointment was that I mentioned in the reservation that it was for a birthday. When we ordered dessert, I hinted to the waiter that I'd allow the "birthday boy" to choose. I was hopeful for a candle or something, but I guess my reservation note and hint wasn't picked up. That being said, the Creme Brule he chose was delicious!

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Ariana
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 9, 2021
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

The food was amazing, the servers were attentive, and the drinks were rather good. I suggest the spicy magherita for spicy lovers. The tomahawk steak was an amazing price and an incredible quality. The seafood was also great. The lobster tacos were good, but there could have been less guacamole and more lobster.

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MarkZ
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 6, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was excellent and the service was great. Recommend the pasta with mushrooms

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vipemil
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on November 4, 2021
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience5

I live in Views of the Hudson Pointe and knew all the restaurants here. We usually bring our out of state guest here for the ambience.

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vipDivafoodgoddess
New York Area
38 reviews
Dined on October 31, 2021
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Food was yum

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2021
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience3

I mentioned that we’re celebrating our anniversary. Nothing was done by the restaurant .

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LynetteP
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and service. Amazing view of the city. Perfect for date night!

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MaryAnnB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had the most incredible birthday dinner celebration for our future daughter-in-law. The view is amazing and we enjoyed our meals, drinks and desserts on the outdoor dining patio. The service was excellent!! We enjoyed taking pictures on the promenade with the New York City skyline behind us and enjoyed the after dinner drinks and music at the bar!! Looking forward to going back!!

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RickG
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience5

We sat outside and they provided plenty of heaters. View of the Hudson River and NY Skyline was amazing. Food was perfect, wine was great. overall would def go back. We finished the night with a cocktail at the bar inside and listened to the DJ.

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vipHanyE
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on October 22, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Classy upscale gorgeous views. Doesn’t get better then this! True vibe ambiance and amazing dishes. No need to cross the River. Hats off to the team at Waterside!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 18, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing!! Restaurant was so beautiful the view was gorgeous the food was delicious the server was great and patient. EVERYTHING was really amazing

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 17, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful restaurant in the water. Had a lovely time.

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KathyS
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 17, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was very good quality and very tasty. The view is beautiful. We got a nice table by the window. Highly recommended.

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vip4thoseWhoDineOut
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

So disappointing

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MVJJAdventuresOOOOOOOOOO
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2021
Overall3Food2Service1Ambience3

Food and service were subpar and not worth the price. The Dj was good.

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Hanneyp
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

First timer, I really enjoyed the view it was epic, we had an outside table right on the water, good food I had the branzino my date had the fillet portions we good not to
Much just right. Good drink selection, the place does get busy after 7, there was a party on the top floor and the music was loud but tolerable, we will return for sure.

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REBECCAV
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and service. The range of appetizers is amazing!

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vipMCKK
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall1Food3Service3Ambience1

We were placed at a table as soon as you walked in which was also next to two large swinging kitchen doors and behind the bar. Patrons at the bar and wait staff were bumping into us, knocking our jackets and bags on the floor. The noise was deafening loud as it’s more a night club than a nice restaurant. The credit card system “broke “ and unless we paid cash we were forced to use the ATM machine which had a service charge. Luckily I had enough cash to pay dinner for both myself and my friend but then the waiter claimed they did not have enough singles in the place to give us all our change back. So the waiter lost out on a better tip or perhaps that was his way to pad his tip indirectly
Will never go back there for a quiet relaxing dinner
Food was not bad though

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stephaniec
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2021
Overall5Food3Service5Ambience5

Service is always amazing! Our waiter all 3 times we have been have been knowledgeable & great recommendations! The food is always fresh hot & delish! Must try the Bang Bang shrimp! My only complaint was we order a spaghetti with marinara for my son & instead they brought out penne with sauce & he didn’t like it so he didn’t eat any of it at all. They didn’t offer to take it off the bill or get him something else so we stopped to grab him food elsewhere but everything else was great.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall5Food4Service3Ambience5

10th year anniversary

FAQs

Waterside Restaurant and Catering offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (201) 861-7767 ext. 0.

Waterside Restaurant and Catering is rated 4.4 stars by 1107 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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