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Riverbank Bar & Kitchen

Victoria Avenue, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
+44 1743 233244
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Victoria Avenue, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Called in for lunch as a result of good Tripadvisor reviews and it lived up to expectations. Excellent food and very good service. It's in a great location as well.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here numerous times for drinks with friends and a handful of times for dinner lovely menu, great setting, good service. All round good place. Would definatly be back at some point in the future.

Thank Shrewsbury14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Discovered this wonderful restaurant a little while ago when my Mum and I needed some lunch. It was absolutely delicious and view was great so was determined to come back again and give dinner a go. I booked a table for me and my partner...More

1  Thank RoxyRum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent pasta courses, good friendly service and the place was absolutely packed. Everyone had to up their volume when the "entertainment" started at 21:00.

Thank Rickzepplin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favourite restaurant. Very central to Shrewsbury town centre and overlooking the river. The food and service are excellent with a good menu to choose from and the seating arrangement is comfortable without feeling hemmed-in. It's very popular even midweek and last night...More

1  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited the Riverbank on a number of occasions, We have always had a nice meal, and the drinks are served by friendly staff. I had the burger and my wife a chicken burger that was not on the menu, both were very tasty,...More

1  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited early September with some girl friends before heading to the Theatre, the menu was fantastic and the wine choice is even better. Have visited a handful of times and time and time again we are impressed.

Thank SueHalls2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I visited here on Saturday early evening for a meal before visiting the Theatre which is a 5 minute walk away. We were warmly greeted and treated like royalty from the start to the end of our visit. Every member of staff...More

1  Thank janewilson99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Monday lunchtime.with my husband..to check out the venue for a family birthday 'get together'. Could not have chosen a better place. Telephoned ahead, re possibility of evening menu being available on a Saturday Lunchtime. Spoke to 'Bobby' who was extremely pleasant, helpful,...More

Thank Myfanwy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at this lovely restaurant for the first time yesterday while on a day trip to Shrewsbury to meet up with a friend. The place was deserted the whole time we were there and I have no idea why. The location is superb -...More

1  Thank janetcox10
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Response from Catladyx3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we went last weekend and my daughter ordered one, they have a cocktail menu. my daughter enjoyed hers.
karen e
9 April 2017|
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Response from wedge158 | Reviewed this property |
I should have said before - Yes they have a children's menu, I remember there was a chocolate cake on it which I rather liked the look of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Avenue, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 233244
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The Riverbank restaurant boasts a unique combination of hearty Meditarranean cuisine and wholesome British classics. Offiering a choice of innovative dishes with comfortable favourites. Authentic stone baked pizza with specially selected toppings. Premium quality steak that's aged for 28 days to ensure tendefness and flavour. Fresh fish and shellfish that was smoke, sear, grill and broil for maximum flavour. This combined with the informal but excellent service create a dining experience we're sure you will enjoy again and again. Our cocktail lounge provides an extensive selection of ingenious, perfectly prepared cocktails, from prohibition classics to new infusions and flavours. Shaken, merged, muddled and stirred - just for you! And before we forget, did we mention the unrivalled atmosphere and unparalleled experience of weekly live music?
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