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The Riverside Wine Bar

18A The Back, Chepstow NP16 5HH, Wales
+44 1291 628300
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (143 reviews)
“steak skewers” (10 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 10:00 Hours
Bar, Mediterranean, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
18A The Back, Chepstow NP16 5HH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 626 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Gin menu and very friendly staff. Bar area could get a little congested but a very warm welcome and pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mickleton33
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Went to the riverside wine bar for Sunday lunch. Lots of positives - nice position, good service and very generous helpings. Downsides were that the lamb was tough and the table layout was a bit chaotic. Ok

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank peterhC3689ZV
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I still haven't eaten here yet but saw some food that came out from the kitchen and it looked tasty and smelt good. We just came for drinks, the riverside fizz was super tasty, I would have that again. Because we just had drinks we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katie P
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Went on a busy Saturday night, great vibes there and the staff couldn't do enough for you. Service was excellent. The food and drinks were brilliant also. Vast choice of both. Highly recommend anyone to go and try it out. I'm from the local area...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wander63832083142
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Always visit here in the summer months. Excellent spot on the riverbank to enjoy some tapas and a variety of wines. Have recently recommend this place for a good place for Sunday lunch and Christmas Day

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MrsDippy
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Came here for drinks and food with my family and we were pleasantly surprised! We’d always heard good things about the Wine Bar so we thought we’d try it! We were greeted and served by friendly staff and the service and food was excellent! Would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ZackReviews14
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with a member of my family and have to say it was the best roast I’ve had In a long time. I had risotto to start and it was amazing (you’d be surprised how difficult it is to get this dish...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank helzbelz2188
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit & I have got to say we received a warm welcome. The food was excellent & the staff provided a very professional service I believe the tall bloke runs the place and he was caring & charming along with all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Curiosity33948711539
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Only popped in for a few drinks. Atmosphere was fantastic and the food we did see coming out was brilliant. Tom Roberts who served us was very polite and friendly. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We always enjoy coming here whether it’s for just a drink of food as well. Great atmosphere where you are always made to feel welcome. The barman Tom kept us well oiled during our latest visit and kept up with serving a large group regularly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Global284669
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29 August 2017|
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Response from saramoyanne m | Reviewed this property |
Sunday lunches are very popular and I do know that you have to book. It's the same in many restaurants.
24 July 2017|
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Response from Jasper2002 | Reviewed this property |
It lets adults have a bit of peace and quiet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18A The Back, Chepstow NP16 5HH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Chepstow
  • Phone Number: +44 1291 628300
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