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The Riverside Pub & Kitchen

$$ - $$$, , British
North End, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
+44 1636 710990
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“braised beef” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
“pudding” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Gastropub, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
North End, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
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1 - 10 of 533 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We called today at just after lunchtime. Being a sunny day we expected it to be busy but that wasn’t the case. However we had to go the bar to order drinks when we arrived, which is not normally the case. The girl behind the...More

1  Thank louloujk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food good selection to cater for all including gluten free. Catered for a large group and food came out hot. Lovely relaxed atmosphere will definitely visit again.

Thank ladyluk1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Varied menu and good choice of wine at reasonable prices. Friendly staff. Didn't have to wait too long and food was hot and tasty.

Thank Julie B
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed the food and service upon dining with us. These kind words will be passed onto the team and we would love to see you again soon. Kindest Regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great menu choice - especially good range of gluten free items. Excellent food, good portions and friendly helpful staff. Good location and easy parking. A really good experience whether at lunchtime or evening. Outside seating available

Thank phandcab
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. These kind words mean a lot to our team and we hope we will be able to welcome you again soon. Kindest Regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely location, good size portions of average pub food. Staff pleasant enough but feel they are relying on location to make the experience they are not backing this with food expectations. Wouldn't go again.More

Thank donna_paver66
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Donna, We're really sorry to hear that you feel this way, we certainly do not wish for our guests to leave disappointed on any occasion. We will be sure to take all of your feedback on board as this is extremely valuable. If there...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on Wednesday for a quick lunch with family while visiting the area. What a lovely find, friendly staff on arrival, starters came out within 10 minutes of ordering, fish pie was out of this world, everything tasted fresh and looked good. Lovely clean...More

Thank Julie B
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, Julie! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to us on Wednesday and that you feel so positively about your experience with us. We do hope to see you again very soon for another bite to eat! All the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at The Riverside 4 times now and had a fantastic meal each time. Staff are friendly and helpful. Location great, nice walk along the riverbank before or after a good meal. We will definitely be back several times

Thank Nina A
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoy visiting and we really appreciate your regular custom. The staff are so happy to read your kind words and would love to welcome you again soon. Kindest Regards.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here yesterday for my boyfriends 21 st birthday we were a table of 9 and the service from walking in was excellent. The waiters couldn’t do more to help. The food was amazing and honestly I am so impressed with how lovely the gluten...More

Thank AC_wynyard
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are very grateful for such kind words. We do hope you will all be joining us again very soon. Kind regards

Reviewed 17 March 2018

I go here a lot with my mother. Portions are usually too large for us to manage. Friendly service, fairly quiet.

Thank Lara d
DistinctiveInns, Owner at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

We like to make sure you don't leave hungry. Glad to hear that you and your mother both enjoy visiting and your kind words are much appreciated by the team. Hope to see you both again soon. Kindest Regards.

Reviewed 7 March 2018

5th March as a family we booked a table for 10, as a group we had quite a lot from the menu's and everyone really enjoyed everything they had ordered and quite a lot of tasting each others food took place. We were looked after...More

Thank richard c
DistinctiveInns, Social Review Management Team at The Riverside Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hello Richard, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we're so pleased to hear that you all enjoyed your dishes. We will certainly be passing you comments on to the team, they will be very happy to hear this. We do hope to see...More

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Terrie B
10 June 2017|
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Response from George C | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately dogs are not permitted in the bar or restaurant area, however they are most welcome on the exterior decking area and they will provide your dog with a bowl of water. In good weather, we have a few beers in this... More
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Brian D
10 October 2016|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
Me personally? Yes, a Christmas BBQ lunch. It's the Australian way... The Riverside? I believe so, but you'd probably want to get in quick.
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tarapaul2016
31 August 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a call as they cater for large parties at Christmas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North End, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Farndon
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 710990
  • E-mail
Description
Our philosophy is fresh, simple food, made with seasonal ingredients, served in an informal, friendly way in a warm, welcoming and relaxed atmosphere.
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