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Riverside Restaurant

King's Lynn Arts Centre, 27 King Street, King's Lynn PE30 1ET, England
+44 (0)1553 773134
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Ranked #23 of 128 Restaurants in King's Lynn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $65
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
King's Lynn
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Had lunch here with a friend when we were out shopping in King's Lynn. The weather was wonderful and we had an outside table. They did warn us that they were fully booked inside so if it rained they would not be able to move us inside. The weather held and we both ordered a Greek salad and a plate... More

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We organised a dinner for my wife as a surprise. when we arrived the restaurant appeared very stylish but apart from three other people it was empty. The menu was tad limited with "quality" food, but we chose to go for Sea Bass for me, fillet of beef for my daughter andn chicken for my wife. When the "waitress" took... More

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Hartlepool
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Down a small alleyway, the restaurant is upstairs overlooking the river. Beautifully set out, with rustic beams. Tastefully decorated. Meals were superb, reasonably priced. Very pleasant staff.

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I am born and bred in Kings Lynn, but this is the first time I have ever been to the Riverside Restaurant. As it was a beautiful sunny evening, we sat outside with a river view, lovely! The waitress was very attentive and did everything she could to accommodate the needs of a large party that were sitting near us... More

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Food was fairly predictable but cooked very nicely. It was a treat to have vegetables brought with the main course, which were cooked perfectly. Scampi claimed to be sourced from Whitby (not local) but much more likely to be frozen and not fresh. Despite this presentation was good and the accompanying chips were excellent.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A beautifully situated restaurant in the historic part of Kings Lynn. The terrace is a wonderful place to sit and view the river, whilst indulging in some wonderful food provided by the innovative chef. If you want a summer treat include this in your regular repertoire, you wont be disappointed. The puddings are always home made, and the strawberry shortcake... More

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kl
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have been to The Riverside Restaurant in King's Lynn on numerous occasions - for a group pre-Christmas meal (several years running), when we have had friends visit us and (most recently) when we were invited to a friend's 70th birthday celebration. The restaurant is located up a flight of stone stairs situated in the courtyard of The Arts Centre... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We went in to the restaurant whilst staying in Kings Lynn and I have to say 'what a nice surprise'. My wife had the steak and I had gammon, having both had a prawn starter. Very nice indeed and well worth a visit

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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130 reviews 130 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The Riverside Restaurant is located off King Street at the back of the Kings Lynn Art Centre complex. We went there on a Friday evening. When we arrived at 7.00pm only two other tables were occupied. After walking around the town during the day this seemed to be the most promising place to go for dinner. Kings Lynn does not... More

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Chippenham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Can't Fault our meal. Go and you won't be disappointed,. Excellent on all courses and good wine too.

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