River Station Restaurant is the only full service waterfront restaurant in Poughkeepsie located between the bridges with outdoor dining for 100 people. Located between the Mid-Hudson Bridge with its spectacular lights & the Walkway Over The Hudson, we offer outstanding mountain & river-views all year round.

We are a full service restaurant & catering facility with the best steaks and freshest seafood for your dining pleasure, offering lunch, dinner, light appetite, pub & children’s menus. We have been on Poughkeepsie’s waterfront for 30 years serving quality food and great service as well as a special place to come and enjoy the beauty the Hudson Valley has to offer.

We offer over 320 seats with 3 different atmospheres depending on your mood. In the summer we have our outdoor patio for dining. In addition, we offer our first floor pub room with 21 beers on tap and great Happy Hour specials, as well as 8 Tv’s in Hi-Def. Finally, we offer an upper level dining experience entirely enclosed in glass for dinner or a catered event. We cater for all your needs, on and off premises. We provide full service second to none whether it be an elegant party, wedding, private function or platters and subs for the big game.


Selections From The River Station Restaurant Menu:

  • RIB STACK – Crispy tender baby back ribs tossed in teriyaki, scallions & sesame seeds or homemade BBQ sauce
  • LOBSTER BAGUETTE – Chunks of lobster meat sauteed in garlic butter, herbs, red pepper flakes & a hint of sherry served over a toasted baguette
  • BUFFALO CAULISPROUTS – Crispy fried Brussel sprouts & cauliflower tossed in dry buffalo spice rub served with blue cheese
  • FIG & GOAT CHEESE FLATBREAD – Fig, roasted peppers, goat cheese, herbs, arugula, olive oil & balsamic
  • STUFFED PORTABELLO – Portobello mushroom caps filled with sauteed spinach, roasted peppers & goat cheese served with rice finished with balsamic glaze
  • BABY BACK RIBS – “Fall off the bone tender” Best ribs around served with our special smoked B.B.Q sauce. A full served with Garlic mashed potatoes
  • PRIME RIB – Slow roasted USDA choice Prime Rib Eye finished with au jus. Served with Garlic mashed potatoes
  • CHICKEN & SHRIMP PESTO – Chicken, shrimp, pesto, broccoli, mushrooms, garlic & olive oil served over imported penne pasta
  • STUFFED SHRIMP – 5 large shrimp with our homemade seafood stuffing broiled and finished with scampi sauce served with steamed broccoli
  • STATION SEAFOOD ALFREDO – Shrimp, lobster meat & mussels tossed in Alfredo sauce served over imported linguine
  • SPINACH & QUINOA – Quinoa, spinach, tomato, cucumber, red onion, Mandarin oranges & avocado served with Strawberry lemon vinaigrette
  • SALMON BLT – Fresh grilled salmon, bacon, lettuce, tomato & lemon-dill aioli served on herb foccacia
  • WHISKEY JACKS BURGER – 10 oz fresh grilled Angus burger on a brioche bun topped with pepperjack cheese, Jack Daniels BBQ, bacon, onion straws & bacon jam finished with chef Kevin’s chipolte burger sauce
  • LOBSTER ROLL – New England style lobster roll stuffed with homemade lobster salad & lettuce