We Believe Dining Is One of Life’s Greatest Pleasures

At The Waters on 50th, our culinary experience excites all of the senses:

Sight—colorful presentations of food.
Sound—engaging conversations with friends, accompanied by background music.
Smell—the aromas of fresh, from-scratch, favorite dishes from the past and present.
Taste—tantalizing the taste buds with a variety of savory and sweet flavors.
Touch—surrounded by friends who touch your heart.

We don’t simply serve meals: We create culinary experiences every day—with an emphasis on fresh, fragrant, flavorful, nutrient-rich ingredients and aesthetic, appetizing presentations with outstanding service.

  • Whole grains, seasonal fruits and vegetables and high-quality proteins
  • Soups, sauces and gravies from scratch
  • Classic comfort foods freshly prepared
  • Meatless options always available

Choose the food that suits your mood:

Destination dining: The Waters Restaurant

If you enjoy beautifully set tables, attentive service (but no tipping, please!) and fresh, delicious, chef-prepared cuisine, you’re going to love The Waters Restaurant. Elegant dining without the dressed-up dress code. Variety is always on the menu: from homemade soups and salads, to baked salmon with seasonal sides, to juicy, flame-grilled burgers with all the fixings and more. Specials change daily, and your in-house executive chef’s commitment to excellence is unwavering. Friends and family will look forward to joining you for a welcoming dining experience in an exquisite setting. If you’re expecting guests, reservations are requested 24-hours in advance to secure your space.

Casual and convenient: The Waters Café

For a local coffeehouse vibe, you’ll feel right at home here. Enjoy casual dining at its best. Whether you’re having coffee with a friend or lunch with your family, The Waters Café provides an informal setting to savor great food and service. Stop by for an infused water after your morning workout. Busy day? Have your lunch packed to go or delivered to your apartment for a small fee. It’s your corner café that’s literally around the corner!

To Your Door Meal Delivery

If you are not feeling up to joining us in the Restaurant, meals can be delivered to your door for an additional charge.


Hosting friends or family? They can experience an exceptional meal with catering by The Waters on 50th Dining Services culinary team, served in your residence or in the Restaurant’s private dining room. Reserve the private dining room anytime as an extension of your living space at The Waters. Select your à la carte favorites from our seasonal menu or let us suggest the fare. Box lunches for outings are also available.