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Johnston's Bar Bistro

$$ - $$$, British,
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • 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 5 days ago

Not being familiar with eateries in Falkirk I consultated Tripadvisor. I based my choice on a) the Sample Menus on the restaurant facebook page, though not what was on offer when we were seated and b) the proximity to the show venue. I called 7...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an early dinner here the other evening. The food was fantastic loved the wee kelpies starter. The main courses was great too. The place was mobbed even though we were in early (6pm) so always a good sign. Great atmosphere and the service was...More

Thank garyhh2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly young staff unable to cope with an averagely busy Sunday lunch. Food ok but it shouldn't take 30 mins to serve a special, followed by another 30 mins for a cold sweet to a solo diner. Fortunately I wasn't in too much of a...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value and good food. Friendly staff and good service. Good variety in the menu, something for everyone’s taste. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A large lunch with the wife. Good selection of freshly made food and direction of drinks. Attentive and friendly staff and environment. Would recommend if just wanting a drink or place to chill out or some nice food too eat.

Thank FluffyKungfuBunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food Options available for vegetarians and gluten free options available on request. Highly recommend

Thank sunloverjill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent breakfast in this establishment, have had several breakfasts here as a couple and with friends, it is slightly more expensive than other places in Falkirk, but worth every penny.

Thank 71romadog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been a few times for lunch with mum and she always likes her meals so she wanted to go there for her 80th with the family. The food was to the usual high standard, we had mentioned mum is gluten free and there was...More

Thank Lorraine A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was there today with my Mother in Law & My finace & son. We all had the haggis bake potatoe which was awsome with the whisky sauce my fiance had chips on side & mother in law.i had lovely mushroom soup on the side which...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good service and good atmosphere. Menu is diverse with lots of choice. My one complaint was being reminded they wanted the table back by 8.00pm not only by email but by the server. However they did redeem themselves by reserving us a table...More

Thank Alison M
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Paula R
9 September 2017|
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Response from jacmart9 | Reviewed this property |
yes..theres always different options available. Their menus change frequently
Derek M
13 September 2016|
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Response from Derek M | Reviewed this property |
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27 June 2016|
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Response from KT77_11 | Reviewed this property |
Im not 100% sure sorry i usually go friday or saturdays
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, 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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