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The riverside

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££ - £££, , Spanish
3 Mill Dam, South Shields NE33 1EQ, England
+44 191 454 4395
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible25%
3 days ago
16 Feb 2018
“Would rather eat from a prison ”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Spanish
££ - £££
3 Mill Dam, South Shields NE33 1EQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived after checking was open with daughter and grandson who was really looking forward to having nice meal even phoned newcastle branch to ask why in darkness but they tried but could not answer ended up taking grandson to woodhave but he was so looking...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

On this fine winter’s day, we decided to try Longhorns in South Shields. Little did we know that it would be a decision we would later regret for the rest of our days. First of all, on arrival the building appeared derelict - with no...More

2  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Terrible, disorganised staff, food was shocking, ribs were dry and lime eating leather 2 meals 2 drinks £37 , never again

1  Thank Ray W
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Called in at lunchtime today and we were told pub has ceased trading. :( Looked like beer pumps were being removed although I can't find anything online saying it has closed.

Thank family1957
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived having had previous excellent experience to find staff have changed and to be honest I found the staff liking in enthusiasm, didn't know the cocktail menu having had three 'zombies' all consisting of different ingredients due to lack of produce or lack of...More

1  Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Visited the riverside last night. One of the bar staff chose to clean the lights over the bar during trading time. The manager played on the one armed bandit, the other member of staff chose to be on here mobile phone rather than serve us....More

Thank kenandersonsshields
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the riverside with two other couples - we were told it's now under new management- well needs to be "managed " big time - the bar staff plainly do not have any idea on cocktails - I ordered , what is now a commonly...More

1  Thank BriH28
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Went in here as it was close the the Customs House, had a few drinks and ordered some food. We ordered 2 of the "trays" not knowing what to expect. When it came I was suprised by the amount, eyes bigger than stomach comes to...More

Thank martin w
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Visited on Saturday night before going to Customs House. Ordered Tapas for £8.95.Great value for money. Enough for two people to share if your if your not staving .Food piping hot and served very quickly. Drinks a little on the pricey side Got to admit...More

Thank meca020366
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The bar is lovely, perfect for a drink.. But not for food. We tried to order tapas and a pizza to be told there was no pizza and that half of the tapas was unavailable. Our tapas got dumped on the table 10 mins later,...More

Thank holiday1005
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  • Value
Bar, Pub, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Mill Dam, South Shields NE33 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 454 4395
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