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Riverbank Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

46 Bank Street, Kilmarnock KA1 1HA, Scotland
+44 1563 527149
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible16%
21 Jan 2016
“Food very good.”
26 Dec 2015
“Great Christmas Eve Dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
British, Italian, American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
46 Bank Street, Kilmarnock KA1 1HA, Scotland
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Reviews (65)
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 21 January 2016

Have had both lunch & dinner in this restaurant & both very good. Staff are very helpful & friendly. Plenty of choice.

Thank EveElizHelen
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Just been for Christmas Eve Dinner. Feel obliged to put a fresh review on, given the great experience we had. I had heard the Christmas menu is not great value, similar to other places this time of year but we planned to eat from the...More

Thank JohnnieKFC
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are currently refurbishing Riverbank and will open at Easter time and it will reopen as Bar Luca. best wishes Claire

Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Visited the riverbank with a group of colleagues from work for our Xmas nite out , good atmosphere n busy venue , meal was good value but portions could have Bn bigger food was also of a good standard for price paid all in all...More

Thank rab-kelly
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2015

Thank you for your kind review. Glad you enjoyed your Christmas party. Have a lovely Christmas. Thanks Claire

Reviewed 15 December 2015

Visited here for a Christmas meal with some friends. Had been before and hadn't really enjoyed it, but I went with the group and they decided on the Riverbank. The food was poor, with very little portions. The starter, goat's cheese balls, left a horrible...More

Thank 443gregh
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

Its been nearly 3 years since returning and with new ownership its a lot better came in for breakfast with family and was nice, staff were also pleasant and helpfull.

Thank Daniel L
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2015

Hi Thank you for your kind review. We are closing in January for a full refit. We will open again in Spring as Bar Luca. Hope to see you again over the festive period. Thanks Claire

Reviewed 28 November 2015

This is the place to go in Kilmarnock if you would like to get a good breakfast. It is really tasty.

1  Thank Manson44
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Hi Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your breakfast. Hope to see you again soon. best wishes Claire

Reviewed 19 November 2015

Popped into Kilmarnock and have honestly passed by the Riverbank for years. Thankfully we decided to pop in for brunch and try their two course for £9.95 as looked lovely from outside. The staff could not have been nicer / attentive and premises inside very...More

1  Thank Donald165
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Hi Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you have enjoyed the changes we have made since taking over the business. We are closing for a full refurbishment on 11 January and will reopen early spring under new name Bar Luca. We hope...More

Reviewed 13 November 2015

Having eaten here under previous ownership and been relatively unimpressed, I am delighted to say how great things are now!! My friend and I dined here on a Saturday evening before the cinema and had a great meal. We had a main each & shared...More

1  Thank Allison S
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2015

Hi Thank you for your lovely review. We are making further changes from January... follow us on facebook to find out more. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks Claire

Reviewed 11 November 2015

We heard the food was good under the new ownership and were not disappointed when we tried it, It's fast becoming our new favourite bar / restaurant. Great food at reasonable prices and great service. Still fairly quiet and perhaps the positive reviews have not...More

Thank JohnnieKFC
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2015

Hi Thank you for your lovely review. We are making further changes from January... follow us on facebook to find out more. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks Claire

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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Pre-booked a table for 8 people, late on a Saturday afternoon, the service was fantastic, very attentive and helpful.. The food was excellent too. Beautiful bar and a good atmosphere.. 👍

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
RivaRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Riverbank Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2015

Hi Thank you for your lovely review. Hope you will dine with us again soon. best wishes Claire

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Bank Street, Kilmarnock KA1 1HA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  East Ayrshire  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +44 1563 527149
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Description
Open 7 Days a week Monday - Wednesday 9.30am till 11pm Thursday & Sunday 9.30 till 12 Midnight Friday & Saturday 9.30am till 1am. Live acoustic music Friday and Saturday night from 8pm.
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