We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Johnston's Bar Bistro

$$ - $$$, British,
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (50 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (521)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 512 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were searching for a place for lunch when we stumbled across Johnston's and immediately liked the look of the menu. The service was excellent but it was the food that was the highlight. I could have licked the plate it was so good. Would...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely lunch with my wife, food and service excellent.....restaurant immaculate, staff were all very pleasant.

Thank peter n
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw the reviews on TripAdvisor and decided to try this for lunch. The restaurant is steps from the High Street. Nicely done. We were greeted immediately and shown hi our seats. The food was very good-get the Posh fries! Service was excellent. Would recommend...More

Thank julieb312
Reviewed 6 days ago

This Bistro was reccommended to us by our Hosts at our B and B. Very glad they did, we opted for the specials menu, where you got 2 meals for £8.50 I THINK. We both opted for the Seafood Linguine which was Mussels and Prawns...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch on Sunday afternoon. The main meal was good although service was a little slow. Dessert was a big let down. Ordered the cheesecake and I don't know if it had been left out for a while but the topping had collapsed. Also...More

Thank njh1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner on a Wednesday night and the restaurant was quite busy. Food was really good and filing, although service was a bit on the slow side. Would return again in the future

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to dine. Food was fantastic service good. Food is very well priced and a good selection. I would recommend booking. We were very lucky and got the last table for a little while. Waitress was very pleasant and not to...More

Thank Cookingbobcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for a lunch and had brochette and the signature burger and we totally loved it :) We reccomend this highly.

Thank Steinihfj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went here for dinner on a trip to Falkirk, I looked it up on trip advisor before our visit, we were very happy with our choice. All the staff were very pleasant and the food was tasty and decent portions. My husband...More

Thank Myra B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have to say the lunch was fabulous, superb food and a great place to meet and relax. Staff were brilliant and so very helpful.

Thank Rodders0606
Nearby Restaurants
Bukharah Falkirk
83 reviews
.18 km away
Sumo Noodle Bar
313 reviews
.15 km away
The Wine Library
23 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Callendar House
501 reviews
1.35 km away
Falkirk Town Hall
17 reviews
.24 km away
Titanic Honour and Glory Museum
6 reviews
1.22 km away
Wonder World Soft Play Falkirk
103 reviews
1.34 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Paula R
9 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Rodders0606 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know
Derek M
13 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Derek M | Reviewed this property |
Thanks lisa
27 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from KT77_11 | Reviewed this property |
Im not 100% sure sorry i usually go friday or saturdays
Improve this listing

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
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing