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Ray's on the River

6700 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30339-2939
+1 770-955-1187
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (76 reviews)
“seafood” (59 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
6700 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30339-2939
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took out of town guests to Rays on The River for Sunday Brunch two weekends ago. It was a wonderful experience. We had been for Father's Day Brunch and Easter Brunch, and I assumed that the elaborate selections were in honor of the special...More

Thank Nanette O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance elevated this restaurant to a 5, a review I seldom give. Sited by the river and honeycombed with paths you ned to stroll while waiting for your table. Ray's has one of the most impressive selections of wine I have ever seen. There...More

Thank joelpesapane
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to sit by the window and the view of the river and ducks was refreshing and beautiful. The waiter was courteous and efficient. The food was fabulous. The pimento goat cheese appetizers were fabulous and the mean was excellent. It is one of...More

Thank gharris2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Ray's on the River. The first was with my son and his family and this one was a more intimate one, just me and my wife. We had a table over looking the river and it was so nice...More

Thank hugh65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to wait for 45 minutes in spite of a confirmed table reservation !! the bar area is quite nice with live music, so waited there with a couple of drinks Nice selection of steak's and sea food , un-obtrusive service

Thank chowdhury_soumen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an ok dinner. Decided to have a glass of wine with music after dinner. Sat at table. Made a request for music no one waited on us. Ordered a drink from the bar. 15-20 min later a snip says this table is taken....More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been awhile since I've been here so I came early to have an appetizer and a drink before my friend arrived. Got here 30 minutes early and they refused to seat me. So they just lost revenue. Wonder how much they lose on a daily...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good. Not Great. Food was overall good. One exception, the 21 day dry-aged Ribeye for nearly $50? I've had a LOT better steak at chains like Longhorn. Seriously. And with friendlier service. Service in our case was a bit lacking. Nothing ridiculous, just not super...More

Thank 72driver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband made online reservations for us for Sunday, May 21 @ 1:00pm for brunch. We arrived at the restaurant about 30 minutes early with the plan to have a drink at the bar upon our arrival. We made our way to the front desk...More

Thank Heidi G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Ray's during a business trip to Atlanta. We got one Hot Seafood Platter and the Cold Seafood Platter. The Cold one consisted of Oysters on the half shell, with Maine Lobster, Crab Salad and Shrimp Cocktail. I think there were 10 oysters which...More

Thank Ron C
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Anne O
Is there an entry for someone with mobility problems, or is climbing the steps the only way to access the restaurant? What is the approximate distance from the parking lot to the private dining rooms?
7 April 2017|
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Response from Thaddeus L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay there is accessibility to the main floor, bar and all rooms they have very nice valet you just pull up and get out and go in to the restaurant !
When making birthday reservations is outside food (cake) allowed?
5 February 2017|
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Response from n2666s | Reviewed this property |
Personally don't think there would be a problem if in a pvt. room; but always best to call ahead and verify 🙂
Do you have gift certificates?
15 December 2016|
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Response from seedospend | Reviewed this property |
Google is your friend. Type "Ray's on the River gift cards" and you'll find they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6700 Powers Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30339-2939
    (I-285 and Powers Ferry Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-955-1187
  • E-mail
As an Atlanta Tradition since 1984 and situated along the Chattahoochee River, Ray's on the River offers serene views while enjoying a menu filled with fresh seafood flown in daily, prime cut steaks, regionally grown vegetables, and a Wine Spectator award-winning Wine List.
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