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The Riverbank Kitchen - CLOSED

36 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6JB, Scotland
+44 1290 551680
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  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
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Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“home baking” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Deli, Scottish
36 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6JB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018

It is always good food, and staff are friendly and helpful. Love the home baking and always take some home

Thank marionmginn
Reviewed 1 May 2017

One of the friendliest establishments I've every been in, the young lady serving was a dream, The menu, for a small cafe was fantastic and varied. If passing through this village, definitely give the riverbank cafe a visit. You,k not regret it.

2  Thank Whelds
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We pop in to the Riverbank Kitchen most weekends, whether that be for breakfast, a light lunch or afternoon coffee and cake. Friendly staff, lovely location, and great food - particularly the home baking!

2  Thank bonnie601
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A great wee place to stop to refuel! Riverbank kitchen provided a welcomed rest to the DIY, we nipped in to save having to make lunch and we weren't disappointed. A nice mixture of cooked or cold options on the menu and a variety of...More

3  Thank Natsywhite
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Good place to stop after a walk along the River Ayr Way or for refuelling on a long cycle ride. We use café regularly, friendly staff and good food.

3  Thank 353Patrick
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We used to frequent this cafe on a regular basis as a stopover on our walk. It was always a great welcoming place serving the kind of food you needed to top up energy levels. Our last visit was over 1 year ago so on...More

7  Thank mccarjg
Reviewed 20 October 2016

A group of us visited last month as part of a tour in the area. Although they would normally be closed by the time we were arriving, they stayed open especially. Freshly baked scones, wonderful selection of cakes, lovely setting by the river. Very friendly...More

3  Thank JAGBScotland
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Great hot chocolates for the kids, and coffee for me. Excellent cakes - the Victoria sponge particularly well received. There is a little terrace out the back where the photo was taken

3  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I go every Sunday for breakfast. Excellent fresh food with healthy options too. Lovely view of the river lovely friendly wee bistro!!

3  Thank Zoe H
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We contacted the Riverbank Kitchen for our first stop, was not disappointed by the friendly staff who went out their way to help all six cyclists and our four friend and relatives that also came out to see us. Really good place to stop of...More

3  Thank david g
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$11
British, Deli, Scottish
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Main Street, Sorn KA5 6JB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  East Ayrshire  >  Sorn
  • Phone Number: +44 1290 551680
  • E-mail
RBK is a picturesque, contemporary cafe and bistro situated on the banks of the river Ayr in the village of Sorn. Currently open throughout the day for breakfast, lunch and coffee. The cafe is part of a wider project, incorporating the adjacent village shop and Post Office. We are preserving these vital village assets for the community and aim to bring new visitors to the beautiful village of Sorn. With a large outdoor terrace on the riverbank, and easy on street parking, RBK is popular with cyclists and walkers on the River Ayr Way. We're pet friendly. Open every day except Tuesday.
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