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Johnston's Bar Bistro

$$ - $$$, British,
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had been here once before with a friend, enjoyed it so wanted to go back. There's a bottle of water put on your table when you arrive with water glasses already there. A small touch but much appreciated. Food is tasty, good portions and beautifully...More

Thank KarenRichardson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great value for money. Had Soup with a wrap for lunch. Very tasty. Will definately go back again soon.

Thank Claire A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a good set menu you can chose to have 2 or 3 courses - I had bruchetta followed by King prawn chilli and garlic linguine and a cocktail..my other half had a cheese burger...theres a bottle of water for the table when you come...More

Thank gemini_girl33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here to meet my Mum for lunch during a break from work. We had a ham/cheese sandwich (which was massive) and a cajun chickenwrap. The cajun chicken was absolutely delicious and a must try! I'll be back for that again. Reasonable prices, staff...More

Thank Ginlush
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went tonight on £1 Thursday and had the salmon main course which is of a much higher standard than should be expected of a small town Bistro. My wife and I go regularly and it just gets better and better. Everything is reasonably priced and...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To be honest, we weren't expecting too much from this place, we were thinking it's probably just another bar serving typical pub food. We were pleasantly surprised by how tasty the food was! Had the tempura king prawns, a soup, and the Scottish steak pie....More

Thank amylimTA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was tasty and nicely presented,although my fish was a little greasy and the batter a bit undercooked. There’s a nice choice on the menu too, so lots to choose from. Staff were friendly but the service was a little hap-hazard. There was a...More

Thank cwagsg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner here tonight. Service and food very good indeed. Table of ten and everyone satisfied with meal. No complaints.

Thank falkirklady2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at lunch time. Very busy but service was quick. Had the Club Sandwich with soup. Menu extensive. Very reasonably priced and huge portions. Definitely visit again

Thank JGMcbee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal at a great price. Delicious sea food linguini with light sauce rather than the thick sauce you sometimes get. Perfect sticky toffee pudding. Staff were attentive and helpful.

Thank Y-Edinburgh
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Questions & Answers
Susan O
10 September 2018|
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Response from Happiness594411 |
no there are seats downstairs as you go in quite a lot actually so you should be ok
Susan O
10 September 2018|
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Response from Eliza B | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can book a downstairs table
31 July 2018|
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Response from DebbieReynolds | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't know the answer to your question but as it is a very modern, well run place, I would expect that they will cater for all nutritional needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 1:00 am
9:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 637299
  • E-mail
Johnston's Bar - Bistro Open 7 days a week from 9:30am Large comfortable family friendly lounge, modern contemporary spacious bar & mezzanine restaurant Fresh coffee and loose tea with freshly baked cakes to sit in or take away, Breakfast, Freshly prepared food served daily along with a large selection of wines from around the world, local craft beers and world beers, spirits & soft drinks.
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