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The Riverside Inn

US$6 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Buffet, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews tasting menu roasted cod marmite butter master chef christmas meal car park saturday night cooked perfectly portion size lovely evening andi essex
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Following the change in ownership we thought we’d check the place out before possibly dining there. The decor was exactly as previously- maybe they spruced it up a tad, but no material changes that we could determine. Cocktails were available but it didn’t fit the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gulfragze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked last minute for the 5 course taster menu and evening. Food was amazing! Staff so friendly and efficient. DJ great choice of dance music and not too loud. A really enjoyable evening with friends. Would recommend. Will be going back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LKThomson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was excellent and the food good. Well organised waiting staff came out with each course and asked by name for the person who had ordered it. Good job because we ordered back in November and I had forgotten what my order was!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Duncan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really great night out with great live music, good service and great food , we all enjoyed our meal and evening

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Celtfam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going to promote yourself as fine dining and home to a named chef then you do need to provide an experience that lives up to the billing. My experience and that of my friends did not. While the food was good, it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rubypie21
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

We had been looking forward to our pre Christmas festive meal here and first impressions were good, the place has had a decent makeover and the setting looked nice and festive . However, despite passable food the dining experience was really poor . No effort...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank casarob
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Out for the annual 4 couples Christmas meal on Saturday night. Friend of mine booked the table. Table was upstairs. Service was excellent. Mulled wine went down really well. Christmas pudding dessert was absolutely spot on. Lovely night. All in with a fair few drinks...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andrewsI3216SX
Reviewed 20 November 2018

I came here with my other half without a booking. The staff were friendly from the onset and sat us down at a really nice table. The restaurant wasn't very busy for a Saturday night so we have a lot of choice for seating. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Vegefoodie
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Second visit as good as the first, another great menu, each dish amazing ! The best tasting menu you will get for £40, if this were in London you would have to pay double for food of that quality. Looking forward to next months menu!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Highexpectations1978
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed here last night.our room was lovely. Was amazing the hotel was clean and tidy. Staff were great friendly and helpful. Food was so tasty. We will definitely being coming back. Thank you for a great night.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beverly B
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13 March 2018|
Response from RiversideAdmin | Property representative |
We do not have a car park though there is a retail park a 2 min walk away that allows 2 hours free parking or a pay & display car park opposite.
13 March 2018|
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Response from Needleworks | Reviewed this property |
Yes directly opposite is a car park. No problem whatsoever.
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