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The Riverside Restaurant

The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
+44 1840 250216
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (55 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Decided to have a day in Boscastle and we were looking for somewhere to have lunch and came across The Riverside. Very warm welcoming and seeing so many people having the Sunday lunch we decide to do the same, I had beef and my wife...More

Thank PicklesFarnborough
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely fish and chips. Great service. Would recommend to anyone. Staff really helpful when asking them question. Would definitely go back when down in Cornwall

Thank Susie Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved drinking a Doom beer there, it was hot and o so welcome. The bus stop is very near, and from there you can travel to Tintagel and even Newquay

Thank mornabrighid
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an evening meal in the riverside garden on a peaceful sunny day. You order food and drinks at the bar. The food is brought out by staff but you are expected to bring out drinks. This can be tricky if you lose your...More

Thank Debbie Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for lunch after quite long morning walk along the coast very nice pub and location great down on the riverbank as the name would suggest over a slightly wonky bridge - good friendly service had the lobster & crab burger with lovely slaw...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long hike we had a dinner outside, nice seating at the “riverside” with beautiful sunshine in the late evening, ordering at the counter like in a pub. Fresh fish with large sides, steak was ok not extraordinary. Good value for money.

Thank nafihsus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this extremely dog friendly restaurant for lunch. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and we enjoyed a very pleasant lunch on the riverside terrace. The food, while nice was pretty average and the bread on my egg sandwich a bit hard as...More

Thank bensup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't normally do reviews but felt I must for this beautiful restaurant. Me and my hubby were looking for a romantic restaurant and this place ticked all the boxes. The table service was amazing very polite and fantastic from the start to the end even...More

1  Thank KimLouise18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the trio of fish. One course only. The restaurant was not full and my dinner took 40 minutes to arrive. I would have accepted the wait had what arrived looked freshly cooked. On my plate we’re three pieces of dried out fish and...More

Thank BeeteeEm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the rooms here which were very comfortable and clean.We ate both evening meal and breakfast and were very impressed with the food and staff.We were served by cheerful professional young people who took a pride in the service and the food.I would...More

Thank gilesLondon
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Dawn A
29 July 2017|
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Response from Jenny M |
Only for daytime until around 5.30pm . From 6pm we go into the evening a la carte menu where we don’t accept dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Boscastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 250216
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  • This restaurant is at The Riverside
The Riverside's restaurant offers a choice of services when it comes to its restaurant. For a formal affair with the evening restaurant set-up elegantly for a superb dining experience, you can choose from an à la carte menu with exceptional food complemented by an extensive list of fine wines. Alternatively, the daytime tearoom is perfect for informal lunches, meals and afternoon teas. Leading from the dining room is access to our exclusive tea garden next to the running waters of the River Valency.
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