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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%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
“lemon sole” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a lovely meal at the riverside the food was good but it would have been nice if the young female waitress would have smiled a bit more. There was no interaction at all she came across as if she didn't want to be...More

Thank nubsSouthEngland
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good fish restaurant, I had the Cornish trio and my husband had one of the other fish dishes, all very fresh and well cooked. The duck pancakes were tasty too. Dessert menu a bit limited, but well done. We had requested a window table when...More

Thank PerTheCat
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have enjoyed staying at The Riverside before but am delighted to update previous comments because owner Ross is a real perfectionist. The restaurant is just so good now. We had a very full English breakfast with all the trimmings, including haddock or kippers, sampled...More

Thank buenvino
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice lunch staff good help full they couldn't do enough for us the fish was good ham eggs and chips .

Thank Lindsay123456789
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped into the riverside for lunch Tuesday while it rained but we had a great welcome the staff were very helpful and the food was very good.

Thank sue_wms
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast today (12 July). So RUDE! (Btw, I've never written a negative review.) The woman in charge made it clear that she was totally put out at having us there (even though few tables were occupied). She went out of her...More

Thank Kendra L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never enjoyed having a cooked dinner in a pub/restaurant before until now! The carvery is lovely I wish I could have one every Sunday. I had a selection of veg which was all perfectly cooked, perfect stuffing and two medium sized yorkshire puddings. I...More

Thank jenwales11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a lovely Sunday Carvery at The Riverside. There was a choice of four meats and a large variety of veg to choose from. The veg was served up to you instead of the traditional serve your own Carvery but the layout of the...More

Thank ClaireAdamMoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here at the riverside. Food was delicious, staff attentive and not overly priced. The fish was gorgeous and my husband enjoyed the rump steak. Highly recommend.

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for dinner twice and really enjoyed it both times. Our first experience was a 5 out of 5 and second time would give it a 4 out of 5, so overall 4.5 would be my score if I could give that. On the...More

Thank Hayley P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, 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
  • E-mail
  • 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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