X2O Xaviars on the Hudson
We took our three school-aged kids to lunch yesterday and had a wonderful time. The views and ambiance can’t be beat! The price fixe lunch is a bargain and the kids really enjoyed going to a “fancy adult place.” The service was top notch.
My only recommendation is that the main course options were quite standard. They were delicious, but standard. The first course options (gazpacho, Pate, mushroom risotto) were interesting and tasty. I think the main course options could be set to match.
Overall, a lovely experience.
As always, X2O was outstanding in every respect. We have been coming here for many years, beginning when they were located in Garrison. It is our go-to place for special occasions, birthdays, anniversaries, etc. We especially like the Sunday brunch. Peter's food is always creative and delicious. The service is up to European standards even though the staff are principally local young people. They are especially well trained and appear dedicated to making every meal a memorable experience. And, of course, the view on a bright sunny day is memorable.
We were celebrating my brother's 60th birthday. Overall the evening was enjoyable, but.....the burrata and beet salad on puff pastry appetizer was a disappointment for two of our party. However, both the octopus and the pasta with shrimp and uni appetizers were very good. The wine we ordered from the wine list was no longer available. And, finally I was served an entrée I did not order and had to wait for them to prepare and serve my dish while everyone else had their meal. Desserts were all great. Even with all these faults, I enjoyed my experience and would give them another shot.
We go about once a week - always great - hint never pay full price - Costco sells two 50 gift cards for 80 bucks - also regular feature on Groupon - can’t bway the deal!!!
Our experiences here have never been less than outstanding. The service is always pleasant and gracious. The innovative dishes are always perfectly prepared. I have trouble ordering anything but the scallops because they are always exceptional. I'm not exaggerating when I stress we have never had a bad experience!
Great food a little pricy
Food was delicous the cowboy steak and fixings were great but the service was poor. Deserts were just average.
Place is beautiful and makes for a lovely venue for a special occasion.
We were negatively surprised about the extremely casual dress code allowed in this elegant restaurant. The servers are very well trained and friendly. The food and presentation was good but not outstanding.
Great time! Went for our anniversary and had a wonderful time. Wife had the scallops and I had the hanger steak
Even though I made the reservation for the wrong day, the restaurant accommodated us for a wedding anniversary lunch date. They gave us a table by the window, as I'd requested. Everything was delightful!
Went here for the first time with coworkers. Food was superb. I had the rabbit, delicious! Dirty martinis were wonderful too...so many places can't make a good one.
We started with amazing butternut squash bisque and the blue cheese biscuit. Then I had a delicious quail meal and my husband’s hanger steak was also perfectly medium rare. Highly recommended for a lovely dinner while watching boats on the Hudson River.
A weeknight dinner becomes a special occasion. X2O is never
We were a party of 4 for lunch and all of us enjoyed a wonderful time there. Great views over
the Hudson River. Outdoor seating on warm days. Food was delicious and the service excellent.
We give it a high rating.
Absolutely loved it! Outstanding food and service. Best brunch in Westchester! Planning to go again soon!
The food and service were above excellent! The table and views were outstanding.
Great food, great setting, great service!
The chef/ owner circulated, welcoming patrons personally. That’s only one of the special touches we experience each time dining here. The food and service are top- notch, with careful attention paid to every detail. Overall we feel we had a treat befitting royalty!
Food was ok, great specials. My steak has way too much sauce so it drowned my pour steak
Our favorite restaurant in Westchester.
The ambiance is wonderful, you can have a quiet conversation, the service is great and the food exceptional.
Celebrated our anniversary at X20 and it was perfect. First off is the view.. wow. Then everything from the food to the service was spectacular. We were a party of 8 and we had a round table by the window which was great. Would highly recommend
So worth the trip and the tab. The most Hudson River beautiful view on all 3 sides of the restaurant. Great food too but pricey. Save your pennies and make the trip up the Hudson to this gem.
Loved the service and food We love your Sunday brunch
We got there for an anniversary meal as they opened at noon and had a luxuriously long, delicious meal. Would highly recommend it to anyone in the area. Best brunch I've had in a long time.
We’ve eaten here before foods always good , small screw up relative called in advance to pay for our drinks they missed the boat and never took care of it
Good place to celebrate special occasions nice ambiance
Fantastic work by Peter Kelly and crew! X2O delivers every time!
Very disappointed not able to use my rewards for $50.
We love Xaviers on the Hudson. I requested a table downstairs with a view. It was our wedding anniversary. We live an hour from the restaurant. I made the res on Open Table but also made a call to the restaurant to make certain we had a waterside table. When we arrived we were escorted upstairs and not given a table with a view. When I mentioned it to the young woman she was exceedingly rude. Eventually a table by the window opened up and we moved, it was upstairs and a table for 2 and we were 3. Nothing would have been done if I had not mentioned it to the Head waiter upstairs. Would have given the food a 5 star rating but one of the desserts were a disappointment on this particular night. Very disappointed in the way this was handled. A restaurant of this caliber should have better trained staff.
Very nice setting. Surprisingly VERY good menu and rather well executed. Did not expect that from the place known for “the view”
Straightforward professional service.
Place to keep
The view and service were impeccable. The food extremely tasty. We were on the top level and the noise level was fairly low, however did feel a bit away from the rest of the restaurant.
Great food; fabulous Hudson River views; service was excellent until the last course when it simply fell apart. Still, this is a place to dine and we would return.
Menu looked amazing but was poorly executed. Presentation was sloppy. Appetizers was okay, had octopus it needed flavor. For entree the duck fat on the breast wasn’t rendered. Hanger steak: the bone marrow bone was huge and not in proportion with rest of items on the plate. Sides: creamed spinach was not creamy, cauliflower was over fried and soggy ( no taste). Dessert: Creme Snita was everything but crispy, Orange Confit with Valrohna chocolate cake was orange marmalade (jam). Expected more.
Incredible wine list. The food is always impeccable. The service this time was warm, but a little slow. Seems like when the place filled up we we're forgotten about. Still a five in my book.
I am happy that I finally made the choice to go with family. I enjoyed everything about dinner at X2O on the Hudson. Service was friendly and attentive. From the drinks, appetizers, main meal and to my birthday sweet, all I keep telling others is that this experience was awesome. Everything was delicious. The seafood crepe appetizer and the cowboy ribeye for two is highly recommended.
Honestly, the ribeye steak for two could satisfy more than two people for dinner. Still, the menu has so much variety that your guests would have so much more to add to a bite of your ribeye steak. There was enough that everyone at my table had a bite.
This is five star restaurant that I’d surely return to very soon. My table server highly recommended brunch time. The details she gave made me sure I’d want everything they’d serve at X20 on the Hudson.
The Lunch menu was very diverse and tasted great. The salmon had a wonderful sauce served on the side so not too much was smothering the delicate salmon cooked to perfection. The setting is beautiful and wonderfully peaceful.
I had the scallops with corn and it was simply divine. I plan on going back to have the same dish.
We have been to this restaurant several times in the past and we absolutely love it!!! The staff is always knowledgeable and the menu is always fresh and new. Very good quality and spectacular flavors.
Excellent food, excellent service, wonderful spot overlooking the Hudson. I hadn’t been in awhile, and had forgotten how outstanding the views are. We will be back!
wonderful experience dining here...will definitely be returning!