If you live Downtown—or, really, anywhere in the city that never sleeps—you’ll want to know where to go and get a good meal. Whether you come with your family, on a date or just with a friend, a restaurant with a nice atmosphere, a friendly staff and delicious food is a must. Luckily, all of those things are on the menu at Merchants River House in Battery Park City.
The Merchants River House is the perfect on-the-water spot for all sorts of dining occasions. And with such a convenient location, you no longer have to travel far to sit by the river and eat a good meal—Merchants River House offers a view of the river right in Downtown Manhattan. Enjoy your meal inside or out, with the Statue of Liberty in plain sight. What’s better than enjoying some food with the site of New York City’s pride right in front of you?
With a staff and environment that is both family and date friendly, you really can’t go wrong. The service is top notch and your drinks will never be empty.
There’s also no need to get all dressed up—Merchants River House is a jeans and shirt kind of place. It’s somewhere where guests can be comfortable whatever they’re wearing and not have to worry about being judged by anyone… in other words, relax. And if eating outside doesn’t suit you, with the option of two different terraces, guests can also sit inside and enjoy the view from there.
Some more good news, Merchants River House won’t break the bank either. Although the food is all top quality and expertly prepared, the prices are still very reasonable. Most appetizers, salads, burgers and sandwiches are under $10 and most entrees are under $19. The menu offers a wide variety of choices like burgers, pizza, herbed rotisserie organic chicken, prime rib, salads and steaks. So whatever your heart desires, your appetite is sure to be satisfied.
For those who like it on the fishier side, along with the rest of the typical American fare, Merchants River House offers great seafood plates including Grilled North Atlantic Salmon and Fish and Chips, which are the perfect dish for a relaxing meal right by the Hudson River.
The Merchants River House also offers a children’s menu with mac and cheese, chicken fingers and veggies for the youngsters, so parents can take comfort knowing their children can enjoy a healthy meal away from home.
Don’t miss out on this great place. They have something for everyone, no matter the age, occasion or budget. With it’s great menu, relaxing, casual environment and spectacular views, the Merchants River House is a hard deal to beat.