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Riverstation

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$21 - $93
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today

Fantastic customer service from booking to leaving. Lovely classy but not pretentious atmosphere and decor. Perfect food, perfectly done. Nice views. Go there.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AmeliaLouiseRoseG
Reviewed today

This has to be my most favourite restaurant in Bristol. I enjoyed a fabulous lunch with two girlfriends today. We were in the Pontoon bar downstairs and the main restaurant had a private function on today. The weather was rather dreary but our mood and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ajrob66
Reviewed 1 week ago

The title says it all. Good spot for lunch and there are bar snacks as well as the Restaurant. Imagine it would be a good place for dinner on a sunny evening

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Philip D
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Philip. Thanks very much for the kind review. I look forward to welcoming you back on a sunny evening in the not too distant future (providing the rain stops at some point!!!). Cheers, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago

My favourite thing about the restaurant was the delicious vegan salad I had! The food is not out of this world but I enjoyed what I had. They do their menu and they do it well. We had the two course set menu which was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank supri21
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, Thanks so much for the lovely comments, we do really try our very best to cater for absolutely everyone. I look forward to welcoming you back sometime very soon. Kind regards, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in to Pontoon@Riverstation for a late brunch and took a table by the full length glass windows overlooking the river which gave us a uninhibited view of the water. The service was excellent, contributing to the atmosphere which wasn't even ruined by the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Paulo9999
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hiya, Thanks very much for the lovely comments. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed the atmosphere in the Pontoon, despite a slightly noisy child. Very odd about your breakfast however, I am sorry about that but I am glad to hear it didn't ruin...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading reviews, this restaurant sounded wonderful! Thoughtful menu, but servers discouraged us from sharing a app, salad, main, and dessert...as we frequently do. We were told this was ‘fine dining’ not large portions like most restaurants. Turned out to be too much food! I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ebsoregon
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thanks very much for spending the time to give us a quick review. I am sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the dessert, we are constantly trying out new dishes and we have in fact already removed this from our menu as it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great view, service was good. Food is of a good quality and the prices are reasonable considering the location etc.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 1obears
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thanks very much for the review, we are indeed very luck with our location and I am delighted to hear you enjoyed our food and service. I look forward to welcoming you back sometime very soon. Kind regards, Chris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Managed to secure a table on Saturday evening at short notice. Food good, waiting staff attentive (& offered to exchange my my pudding for something else, even after I had half eaten it) but lots of hen/stag/firm outings. Maybe Saturday night isn’t the right time...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MummyJeff
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your review and I am delighted to hear you enjoyed our food and that our staff could help make your visit just that extra little bit better. Saturday evenings are one of our most popular nights of the week so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice meal overlooking the river on the deck.Good fresh food using fresh ingredients would visit againMore

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bunsy64
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks very much for the review and I am glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. We are very lucky to be able to share such lovely views with our customers as well!! Look forward to welcoming you back sometime very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had coffee and cake in morning in pontoon section and it was very good so returned to upstairs restaurant for evening meal as a birthday treat. I must say the scollops, Black pudding and pea purée was incredible. Mains of lamb good and my...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Alison G
Chris R, General Manager at Riverstation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alison, Thanks so much for the lovely comments and I am delighted to hear that you were able to experience both our lovely Pontoon and the beautiful restaurant. They are slightly different so it always great to hear that our customers enjoy both of...More

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Kerryknell
April 24, 2019|
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Response from Nick W | Reviewed this property |
Loads of bars and pubs in this area of town all in staggering distance 😂👍
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gooseontour
January 28, 2018|
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Response from montyt262 | Reviewed this property |
It certainly did when we were there two months ago. Nothing much seems to have changed really to detract from the old Riverstation experience. I that helps?
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jkeirl
January 15, 2018|
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Response from montyt262 | Reviewed this property |
If you are an average walker it will take you about ten minutes on a level path.
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