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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%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (53 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (13 reviews)
“lemon sole” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Bridge, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go here if you love soup. They had four different options on the dinner menu and all sounded lush. We tried the parsnip, honey and mustard. It didn't disappoint. The flavour was rich and seasoning finely balanced. We also enjoyed a trio of Cornish fish-...More

Thank GlinysW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a beautiful setting, lovely atmosphere, not noisy and no loud music! Our party of 7 were warmly greeted and shown to our table with a fantastic river view. Excellent selection of drinks and dishes available - we loved the peach beer! The service was...More

Thank missingCornwall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant and serving a great all day breakfast. Young staff who were really friendly, great setting and will visit again.

Thank beckyjUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely lunch had by all in the lovely Cornish village of Boscastle. The Riverside team were very friendly, attentive & we waited only 15 mins for our meals. The seafood chowder was delicious & the moule marinere was simply divine - local & very...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived early to Boscastle to find this cafe giving a warm welcome, so popular in fact that 10 minutes after we arrived all the tables were taken All five of us had a lovely brunch including our gluten free member of the party. They were...More

Thank Dr3w66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After good reviews on this place we were all disappointed with the food. Staff great. meal bland and not somewhere we would return.pricey drinks didn't help 2 single gins £11.90

1  Thank JosephineHall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Restaurant looks very nice from the outside and inside. Friendly staff. Went in for Sunday Carvery. Not your normal Carvery, meets were carved and vegetables were also served, instead of serving yourself. Desserts were very nice. The price was very reasonable. The one thing...More

1  Thank EssexEmily
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We enjoyed a late lunch here on Saturday afternoon. The food was delicious as was the wine and views across the river. Everything was well presented and the service was friendly and efficient. we would definitely come back again as we had a lovely afternoon...More

Thank hails32
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Food was amazing and the red wine was like liquid chocolate, mmmmm. \\tried to look up the wine and couldn't find it anywhere, wouls go back for the wine but especially the lovely food.

Thank Penni G
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Food superb menu comprehensive seafood wonderful. Seafood chowder starter scrumptious. Staff very attentive and friendly. Will definitely visit again

Thank jamshropshire
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$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
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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