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The Boat Basin Cafe is located on West 79th Street in the historic rotunda on the Hudson River.

If you have questions or comments, please get a hold of us in whatever way is most convenient. Ask away. There is no reasonable question that our team can not answer.

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How to Get to Boat Basin Cafe
The West 79th street boat basin cafe
west 79th street & the hudson river
New York, NY 10024

Walk as far west on 79th Street as possible, cross Riverside Drive on either side of the street. You’ll see a green highway overpass bridge. Walk underneath the bridge. There are staircases on both sides that will lead you down to the restaurant. The staircase on the north side of 79th Street is wheelchair accessible.

There is no parking allowed in Riverside Park. There are private parking garages located on the north side of Riverside Drive and 79th Street and on the south side of 79th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue.

Public Transportation

  • Bus M79 cross-town and M5 Fifth Avenue buses both stop at 79th Street and Riverside Drive.
  • Subway Red Line (Broadway) Number 1, 2, 3 to the 79th Street station and follow the directions listed above.

Transient Dockage for non-commercial boats.
Call (212) 496-2105 (New York City of Parks and Recreation, Marine Division) for details.

Driving Directions
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