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Riverbank Restaurant

Goods Lane | Newton Stewart, Newton Stewart DG8 6EH, Scotland
+44 1671 403330
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (28 reviews)
“scones” (14 reviews)
“cheese onion” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Goods Lane | Newton Stewart, Newton Stewart DG8 6EH, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Always a lovely visit at the Riverbank. Lots of choice and specialities and never a disappointment. Banoffee pie especially good! Great coffee too...............................

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Riverbank restaurant in Newton Stewart, was a joy to find. I had breakfast there, scrambled egg on toast and coffee. Both food and drink were prepared with care and delivered with curtesy, very tastefully decorated and well placed. My second visit was for coffee and...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Breakfast was excellent. Try the haggis and black pudding. Great service from friendly staff, and very reasonably priced menu

Thank Donald F
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I live locally so I know this restaurant very well. What I didn't know was the expertise of the owner as a magician !! He kept my granddaughter enthralled by his amazing magic tricks and sense of humour when we all visited as a family....More

Thank debbiecal
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

We had a coffee and the most scrumptious strawberry roulade for our morning break. Not expensive and very tasty. Good coffee - latte made by someone who knew how to make one!

Thank J U
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely sausages, the best haggis we've tried, all together with eggs, tattie scones, beans, bacon, mushrooms, toast + Jam and a lovely cuppa too. SUPERB!

1  Thank Glossybird
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely wee cafe, always a warm welcome from Kenny, Laura and there team. Great food and amazing coffee. Always tempted with Carols display of desserts 😋

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Yummy! !! Needed a wee break before shopping at Sainsburys, stopped in for a quick coffee and scone. What a nice surprise inside. Oober quaint. Homemade scone was absolutely gorgeous! ! Highly recommend xx

1  Thank AGMitchell
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Live in Stranraer but my parents had decided to go a run to for lunch and headed to The Riverbank. Have to say the food was absolutely delicious, all freshly prepared and cookedcand there were 4 empty plates at the end. The service was great...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

I always think recommendations are the best place to start when visiting an unfamiliar area...and the Riverbank more than lived up to that!! With so many impersonal, overpriced and outdated places to eat out there now it was refreshing to find the complete opposite in...More

1  Thank Bryan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goods Lane | Newton Stewart, Newton Stewart DG8 6EH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Newton Stewart
  • Phone Number: +44 1671 403330
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