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The Riverbank restaurant boasts a unique combination of hearty Meditarranean cuisine and wholesome British classics. Offiering a choice of innovative dishes with comfortable favourites. Authentic stone baked pizza with specially selected toppings. Premium quality steak that's aged for 28 days to ensure tendefness and flavour. Fresh fish and shellfish that was smoke, sear, grill and broil for maximum flavour. This combined with the informal but excellent service create a dining experience we're sure you will enjoy again and again. Our cocktail lounge provides an extensive selection of ingenious, perfectly prepared cocktails, from prohibition classics to new infusions and flavours. Shaken, merged,
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British
FEATURES
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 31 December 2020 via mobile

Service very slow and had to ask for everything, drinks menu, drinks, plates to be cleared, dessert menu. Bread and oils bought to table “complimentary” but then added to the bill. Table next to us came in 45 minutes after us and got their dessert...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Traian B, Owner at Riverbank Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear you didn’t have a good experience. Due to unexpected Covid Regulations, staff have been very stretched the past few days, and sometimes things slip past us. Please give us an email on info@visitriverbank.co.uk should...More

Reviewed 16 December 2020 via mobile

Had such a great experience thank you to James and Leo for looking after us! The food was delicious and thank you so much for making the start of my 30th birthday so lovely and special. Will definitely be back!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 16 December 2020 via mobile

Went here for my birthday last week and I was so impressed food and drinks were amazing!!! The waitress was amazing as well she sang happy birthday to me and got the chefs to make me cauliflower cheese to go with my roast can’t wait...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 13 December 2020

We visited the Riverbank last night for a birthday meal. On arrival the waiter was very polite and showed us to our table immediately. Service was excellent- no long waits between courses, but also didn’t feel rushed. 3 of us had the king prawn marinara...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 11 December 2020 via mobile

We had such a lovely time when we visited for a birthday meal! We were made to feel so welcome and the staff are so friendly and attentive. The food was absolutely beautiful and we couldn’t have asked for more! I would definitely recommend the...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2020

After going through the second period of lockdown in the UK, Riverbank was the first place we wanted to attend once the restrictions were lifted. The restaurant itself make us feel extremely safe and we noticed the staff washing their hands and sanitising regularly during...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2020

Went to this delightful restaurant for a first meal out, our family of four had the seafood linguine, lamb kleftico, pork belly, meetballs pasta and we were not disappointed! We finished of with a homemade tiramisu which was also delicious. They were extremely covid friendly!...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2020

Having been to riverbank many of times in the past, i knew we wouldn’t be disappointed. The wine was excellent and the cocktails were fabulous! We shared a steak platter and was absolutely wonderful. The staff are all incredibly friendly and served us with excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 23 November 2020

I had dinner here with my family and the was awful and the chips weren't done iproperly. I wouldn't go here again.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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931traianb, General Manager at Riverbank Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2020

Here at The Riverbank constructive criticism is always appreciated. However, feedback is generally much more helpful on the day of your dining experience. As your visit to The Riverbank was nearly ten months ago, there is not much we can do about your “diabolical” chips....More

Reviewed 18 October 2020 via mobile

Walk along the river and a lovely cup of coffee. Waiter was very polite. To encourage more people you need to make out door seating area more welcoming. Tree with lights, nice sofas. Outside needs to be turned into a room, not to feel like...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Aqaurarius
9 November 2019|
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Response from Rachbos13 | Reviewed this property |
This establishment would certainly cater for a large group. Just give plenty of prior notice for best seating overlooking the river
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2 July 2019|
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Response from JoanR1638 | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely recommend the Riverbank to anyone. The food and the service are second to none and their efficiency serving large parties is remarkable. The staff are friendly and helpful.
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Response from Ray P | Reviewed this property |
I went during the day time so would say smart casual
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    Riverbank Bar & Kitchen is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5