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Harvester Riverside Inn

££ - £££, British,
220 Belle Vue Road | Tuckton Bridge, Bournemouth BH6 3BA, England
+44 1202 429210
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good16%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible29%
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Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
220 Belle Vue Road | Tuckton Bridge, Bournemouth BH6 3BA, England
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1 - 10 of 351 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very slow to acknowledge my presence and find me a table although the restaurant was fairly empty.Food average but salad bar had been recently replenished which was a bonus. Food was Lukewarm when eventually brought to me.More

Thank Diane S
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Diane. We are sorry to hear that your recent visit was less than satisfactory. I can assure you that this was an exception and hat we strive for the best. We hope that you will visit us again to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My colleague and I have spent the summer touring the cafes and breakfast bars of East Bournemouth, eating once or twice a week, and this week it was the turn of the Riverside. I must start by saying that my expectations were very low, I...More

Thank Christopher0804
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your star rating and detailed review. We are glad to hear that we met all of your expectations and look forward to seeing you and your colleague soon. Regards, The Riverside Inn Harvester

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the riverside several times in the past. The salad bar was the best I’ve seen it, everything appeared to be freshly done. The main meal was okay but slightly cold, however we all questioned whether the chicken was actually properly cooked. Ordered a...More

Thank Ajay B
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your most recent visit with us Ajay. We take on feedback very seriously. We strive to provide excellent service and I assure you this was an exception. We hope to see you again to show this was a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I often stop here for breakfast during my bike rides. £8.49 buys you unlimited juice, tea/coffee, cold items, hot items; unlimited everything!! All hot items are cooked (very well) to order and while chef does so, you can get cereals from the bar. Service is...More

Thank Dan_Sin_Kween
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for star rating Dan. We always strive to deliver outstanding service. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards , The Riverside Inn Harvester

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting ,warm and friendly atmosphere Staff were great and attentive and food served in timely manner and tasty Restaurant clean and although very busy tables arranged so you didn’t feel hemmed in. Would definitely visit again and would recommend to family and friends

Thank Bayardthebloodhound
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your positive experience Thanks for the recommendation, and have an amazing day Regards Riverside Harvester

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Had a cheap eat meal for 2, just like all Harvester restaurants. They have improved there menu and can now cater for gluton free vegans, but there downfall the salad bar was of poor quality unlike others we have been to. On a sunny day...More

Thank jackson074
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Hi Jackson, we regret your most recent visit with us was not up to the standards we strive for Regards Riverside Harvester

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We as a family love this harvester. The service is excellent and the food is always cooked well. We have visited many harvesters and am never particularly blown away by the food or the service, but we have quickly become fond of this little local...More

Thank marieHandDarren
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Hello Mariehanddarren, we appreciate you taking the time to leave us this feedback We look forward to seeing you again soon Regards Riverside Inn

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Terrible service.. Went there for lunch today.the chicken was cold and hard.when I express pained this to the waitress she cut it on my plate herself and said it seemed fine but would get the manager..when the manager came over he said there wasn't anything...More

Thank kphillips85
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

We appreciate all reviews, and appreciate you giving us the chance to improve by providing us with this feedback

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Booked a table last minute this evening. We arrived before our time and were shown to our table. The service was quick and efficient. Meals came and they were hot as you could see the steam coming off them. Great service by the staff.

Thank Ben P
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your positive experience Regards Riverside Harvester

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I wouldn't give it a star never would never go again. Iv been to all harvesters. Food sent back 8 times in all never had that happen. Hairs on plate got charged for pepper corn sauce just for extra gravy. Toilets really smelly. We all...More

Thank Alice M
General Manager A, Manager at Harvester Riverside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Alice M, we work hard to provide a fantastic experience to everyone. It's discouraging to see that you had a negative experience. Regards, The Riverside Inn Harvester.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Belle Vue Road | Tuckton Bridge, Bournemouth BH6 3BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 429210
Description
At The Riverside Harvester in Bournemouth food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.If you're looking for a family friendly restaurant in Bournemouth, there's nowhere more popular than Harvester. Close to Christchurch, Southbourne and Boscombe, our restaurant is a great choice for anyone who loves tasty grills, indulgent desserts and eating out in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Plus we've loads of choices for young guests.
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