Gallery: Riverpark Farm Table Restaurant Opens in NYC’s Most Urban Farm

The Riverpark Farm Table menu will be created by the culinary minds a few feet away at Riverpark Restaurant -- led by Riverpark partner and head chef Sisha Ortúzar -- and will be built as much as possible from ingredients straight off their farm. Ortúzar and his team work closely with Riverpark farmer Zach Pickens to get the right vegetables at the right time, but as Pickens noted farming isn't always that easy. Pickens noted most chefs that he'd worked with in the past demand things beyond the farm's control, but that the Riverpark team is in complete harmony with the Farm's output, creating dishes daily from what is being harvested.

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