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Johnston's Bar Bistro

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££ - £££, British,
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 15 min
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is great. Very tasty! However. We were there for Sunday lunch. Two of our party were late in arriving, but we had been able to order the children's meals (which came relatively quickly) so that the toddlers didn't have to wait. So thankful...More

Thank Kirsty D
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've eaten here a few times now with my daughter and her partner when I visit them in Falkirk and always appreciate the great food and friendly service. Last night's meal was excellent as always, as was the service - the waitress and chef more...More

Thank SueHR51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here just before valentines day. Food was lovely and all the staff were very friendly. Service was great

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dropped in for a lunch to celebrate a family event. I will admit it wasn’t my first choice but I left very pleasantly surprised at how well I had been catered for. The choice of food was as I would have expected and the...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not being familiar with Falkirk, and looking for somewhere for lunch, I came across Johnston’s and decided to give it a try. It’s bright and welcoming inside, with seating upstairs and downstairs. The staff are friendly and professional, and the lunch menu offered plenty of...More

Thank Rachel_F84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty flat iron steak , dill pepper and Monterrey Jack Baguette. We were alerted to preparation time and it was worth waiting for.

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Not being familiar with eateries in Falkirk I consultated Tripadvisor. I based my choice on a) the Sample Menus on the restaurant facebook page, though not what was on offer when we were seated and b) the proximity to the show venue. I called 7...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Had an early dinner here the other evening. The food was fantastic loved the wee kelpies starter. The main courses was great too. The place was mobbed even though we were in early (6pm) so always a good sign. Great atmosphere and the service was...More

Thank garyhh2016
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Friendly young staff unable to cope with an averagely busy Sunday lunch. Food ok but it shouldn't take 30 mins to serve a special, followed by another 30 mins for a cold sweet to a solo diner. Fortunately I wasn't in too much of a...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good value and good food. Friendly staff and good service. Good variety in the menu, something for everyone’s taste. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Steven C
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Paula R
9 September 2017|
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Response from jacmart9 | Reviewed this property |
yes..theres always different options available. Their menus change frequently
Derek M
12 September 2016|
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26 June 2016|
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Response from KT77_11 | Reviewed this property |
Im not 100% sure sorry i usually go friday or saturdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 637299
  • E-mail
Johnston's Bar - Bistro Open 7 days a week from 9:30am Large comfortable family friendly lounge, modern contemporary spacious bar & mezzanine restaurant Fresh coffee and loose tea with freshly baked cakes to sit in or take away, Breakfast, Freshly prepared food served daily along with a large selection of wines from around the world, local craft beers and world beers, spirits & soft drinks.
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