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Riverside Cafe

) #168 of 423 Restaurants in Bath $$ - $$$ Cafe, British
17 Argyle Street | Avon, Bath BA2 4BQ, England
+44 1225 480532
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
17 Argyle Street | Avon, Bath BA2 4BQ, England
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely little cafe hidden away. Just had time for a quick coffee and lemonade. Sat outside overlooking the river, great views. Looking forward to my next trip to Bath so I can try out the delicious looking cakes.

Thank Islandfamily888
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I had brunch at the Riverside cafe twice during a short stay in Bath this September. The weather was warm and sunny the first time so we sat by the door and looked out at the bridge and the weir. We both enjoyed eggs benedict...More

Thank Northwestie
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Good view of the waterfall but that's about it. Loud shapeless music blaring out. No card machine. People looked in then went elsewhere. We wished we had!

Thank 190brianp
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A pity that the cafe closed before Christmas but it has reopened under new management. Main courses are £10 but you can select small courses from £5. If you don't want to eat a lot and want a great view of the Pulteney Bridge and...More

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 13 April 2016

It says the restaurant has closed, but it was open when we recently visited in April 2016. Excellent service, the only serve drinks on a Monday until 11am due to cleaning, but were more than happy to offer to cook us a full English for...More

Thank debbieliggins
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We visited on the fourth day after re-opening with the new proprietors from Salisbury trying different menus as they find their feet and their audience. Three small plates for £12 hit the spot - scotch eggs really are a "must try" and smoked salmon on...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Bit late with this review as we were here at the end of last season for Bath's last home game....quick lunch and we were lucky enough to get tables at the Riverside. Out on the path that runs down from the street towards the Rec....well...More

Thank MaggerZ
Reviewed 15 December 2015

A pleasant place to eat. We chose to sit outside overlooking the river as it was a beautiful autumn day. there are downsides to this area If you do not want a continuous line of tourists watching you eat. Didn't bother us, after all we...More

Thank GordonandMargaret
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Good selection for lunch at reasonable prices especially considering the location in a tourist hot spot. Good view over the weir below Pulteney bridge. Paid £14.40 for a very generous open salmon, cream cheese & rocket sandwich, homemade chocolate & orange cake & cappuccino. Complete...More

1  Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 1 November 2015

called here for hubby a breakfast (full English) - the staff were very friendly food very nice and reasonable and the view of the river was just amazing! would recommend and certainly return

Thank babyblue1233
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Manager R
8 October 2015|
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Response from Manager R | Property representative |
Thank you for your observations. Yes we are a small independent and one minute we can have a few customers and 5 minutes later full up! This is why we have a food only policy at busy times usually 10-11.30 then 12-3.30 at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Argyle Street | Avon, Bath BA2 4BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 480532
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