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Riverside Restaurant

) #3 of 3 Restaurants in Symonds Yat $$ - $$$ British, ,
Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
+44 1600 890230
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“garlic mash” (2 reviews)
“royal lodge” (27 reviews)
“priced food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for dinner -,nothing good to say; the service was slow and chaotic and the food was expensive and a combination of bizarre and badly cooked. Short crust pie was actually puff pastry slice filled with very chewy beef - like something you could buy...More

Thank sadie m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We approached the dining area on Bank Holiday Friday on a sunny afternoon having seen a sign propped up outside the area quoting that it was open for sandwiches, bar meals, afternoon teas etc. Anxious for something to eat we approached the bar area and...More

Thank Lizieann
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I couldn't find any restaurant reviews for The Royal Lodge in Symond's Yat, but have since seen it is listed as 'Riverside Restaurant', so have been compelled to write my first TripAdvisor review... Firstly, the location is superb, right by the river. And, as such,...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We booked for Saturday evening for what should have been a lovely meal. Unfortunately this restaurant needs a lot of work to get the dining experience right for customers, it relies far to heavily on the location and lack choice in terms of other eateries...More

Thank Christopherworrell
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Ate here while staying at a nearby B&B. Staff were very welcoming and helpful but the food was mediocre for the high prices charged. My partner enjoyed his steak and ale pie but my chicken cordon bleu was hard and overlooked. The chips were a...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Dined in the first night, the food was tasty and filling. Great service from the waiting staff - would highly recommend

Thank Brian J
Reviewed October 24, 2016

We had a good meal. The service was excellent, the food was good but perhaps a bit overpriced for the quality. The location is excellent with lovely views

1  Thank 681chris
Reviewed October 16, 2016

The food here is imaginative, presented beautifully and was very tasty, with fair sized portions The service is friendly I can't quite put my finger on it but the dining room lacks atmosphere, perhaps the lights are a little bright, a candle or two may...More

2  Thank alisonka
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Each course is beautifully presented and the taste is amazing. Would recommend the scallops and the duck breast. Just wonderful.

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed September 16, 2016

We walked down a long, winding hill to Symonds Yat East, discovering that there are two good places to eat. The most popular didn't have a garden, just a stone terrace overloooking the Wye. Riverside Lodge looks a bit tired from the outside, but it...More

1  Thank Annette S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England (Formerly Hunters Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Symonds Yat
  • Phone Number: +44 1600 890230
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