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The Riverside Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
| Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
+44 1952 510900
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (20 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
“potatoes” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
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1 - 10 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Was here some twenty years ago and is well located with ample of car parking. Previously we had used the restaurant which was and still appears to be well patronised and good menu selection. Being in a hurry we opted for a bar snack and...More

2  Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for an evening meal to celebrate a birthday and had a wonderful meal. we were there early enough to get a sense of the amazing setting - we were in the dining room overlooking the river location. Next time we will go on...More

2  Thank 38Teresa52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a lunchtime meal with family and our 14 month old daughter. Beautiful setting with stunning views. We sat in the conservatory and had a wonderful view of the river. Quaint place, old fashioned furniture but warm and friendly staff. Lovely seasonal menu and...More

3  Thank JW19801
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived on spec late PM For a family meal. Hadnt booked but had stopped there before and as it was so good previously decided to head out. On arrival met by a friendly lady who told me she had a free table in the window...More

3  Thank AndytheMull
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I was a bit unsure after reading some of the reviews, no need to have worried, from the outset we were made to feel welcome, I had three courses all of which were excellent well cooked and presented and piping hot, the waiting on staff...More

3  Thank Bob G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I met a very old friend there. There is a good sized car park. The pub is situated on a bend in the River Severn. We sat inside the conservatory, right by the large windows with superb views of the River. The pub has its...More

5  Thank DavidFrasier
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Short notice Friday night meal with friends at this local haunt that consistently delivers. Great beer from Salopian brewery and the best steak I've had in a while. No need for any Stilton or other sauces, only English mustard required. Chicken breast in tarragon sauce...More

2  Thank muddyoldengr
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us as having great food and views. Conservatory looks out over the river and does have a fabulous view. Main restaurant area is done in a typical chain style (bland). Service got off to a poor start but was generally...More

2  Thank ageunknown
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We love coming time and again. Great welcome. Fishing excellent on the River Severn. Wow factor for the view in the garden over looking the bow in the river. The best breakfast ever. Fabulous evening meal. Great bar snacks. Friendly staff. Informal atmosphere. Rooms clean...More

3  Thank G6074NNlorrainer
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Stopped here for a quick lunch with family. We ordered baguettes and a side of chips to share. The baguette selection was terrible I ended up going for the chicken and bacon with mayonnaise and bbq sauce which was quite simply disgusting . This chips...More

2  Thank worldtravellerkatie
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10 April 2017|
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Response from Ian J | Reviewed this property |
Never stayed here but facilities in restaurant etc look very tired so would be surprised if rooms were anything special.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 510900
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