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The Riverside

30 Caen Street | Braunton, Braunton EX33 1AA, England
01271 813 633
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Ranked #4 of 34 Restaurants in Braunton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $25
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Welcome to the RiversideBraunton's favourite family-run restaurant situated in the heart of the village on the banks of the River Caen.Owned and run by local brother and sister duo David and Hayley Charlesworth. The Riverside prides itself on lovingly delivering the freshest dishes, at affordable prices, in a welcoming family atmosphere. The Charlesworth family even grow many of the ingredients used in the menu at their family farm, situated just outside the village.
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English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Read tripadvisor reviews on the riverside restaurant and decided to visit on a tuesfay evening. There was only a couple of tables taken so i choose were to seat and was shown to the table The service is second to none , food was exceptional and cooked perfect . Delightful dining experience .

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Braunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

........ Is getting closer, and therefore another roast at the riverside. Missed it last week by trying somewhere else, won't make that mistake again. Fantastic. Haven't been on here for a while and have to say I'm finding some of the reviews on here a tad surprising, who doesn't like blue cheese on a burger?!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

Had the scallops to start which were lovely and for Mains I had the beef ribs which were cooked beautifully, staff were really friendly, all in all a really pleasant evening

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Bristol
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134 reviews 134 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Visited with friends who live in the village. Good variety of food on the menu and difficult to choose. My wife and I went for the fish pie and our friends burgers. The food was good - tasty and hot. However, the portions, especially the burgers, were huge. The mash on our fish pies, whilst good tasting, could have been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Perfect for a leisurely breakfast - open when other places aren't for brekkie. Child friendly - did smaller portions of whatever our 3 year old wanted. Good coffee. Will be back when we next visit the area on holiday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

I came to The Riverside on the 15th for a surprise birthday meal, which i was worried about at first due to my dietary needs. I was more than surprised when the waitress took her time to talk me through the menu, at this point she explained everything is cooked to order meaning they could meet my requirements. The food... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Wife and I visited November. Very poor food. I had chicken. Tasteless, dry and tough and obviously reheated. Wife had beef ribs, again reheated.Poor texture. Gave it one star as waitress very attentive and pleasant. Won't be going again.

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great choice of food and wine at a reasonable price. the service is first class. nothing to dislike about this restaurant

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Bigbury-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We were in the middle of a rather boring stay at an hotel in Woolacombe ,but we found Braunton and then this restaurant - which was an antidote to our hotel "experience". Fresh seasonal and well cooked,the menu provided an excellent choice taking into account variable appetites,tastes and budget. Service was charming and impeccable. We could have wished that we... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My husband and I were staying in a B&B locally and had seen a card in our room advertising this place, we went along one wet & windy evening in November, we were given a warm welcome by the waitress and as it was early evening, had the choice of were we could sit. Although there were a few more... More

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Additional Information about The Riverside

Address: 30 Caen Street | Braunton, Braunton EX33 1AA, England
Phone Number: 01271 813 633
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Braunton
Average Prices: USD 6 - 25
Cuisine: British

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