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Riverside Restaurant

$$ - $$$
British, Bar, Pub
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Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England (Formerly Hunters Restaurant)
+44 1600 890230
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 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
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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398 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 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 help. We had breakfast there and it was fine for that meal. However the meal... More 

1 Thank alisonka
Bloxwich, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 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
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 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 has a good bar, plenty of choice and a big restaurant where dogs are welcome!... More 

1 Thank Annette S
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

An extensive menu with quick service with friendly and welcoming staff , A large restaurant with plenty of table both inside and outside and tasty food

1 Thank adebelper
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Food OK but took a long time to come & we had to wait until exactly the right time to order...they wouldn't even take a pre order and give it to the chef at the right time....attitude appalling & rude. Toilets & pool table area smelled old & damp.

Thank KimCxx
Northampton, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

After not getting served at the Saracens Head down the road we tried the Riverside lodge. It still has the same stunning location and view of the river Wye. We had a very nice meal and a beer sitting in the garden overlooking the river. We had not noticed that we had waited 45 mins for our meal to arrive... More 

1 Thank Johnthewhit
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

The location is stunning, the staff are very helpful and friendly, the food was extremely good and came very quickly. I would highly recommend a visit to this restrurant.

1 Thank Dave M
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

You can walk here from Monmouth which I have done four times now & each time I've stopped here for a drink before walking back. It is a lovely building with a lovely garden that all people young to old enjoy, dogs are welcome with water available. Young children are provided with high chairs. I have eaten here twice off... More 

Thank Laura B
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75 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Whilst other restaurants in the area can be extremely busy this restaurant is attached to the hotel alongside the rather uneven car park. We ate here on two evenings in the bar restaurant. The food was fine plenty of it and service was good. It was early evening on both occasions but there was hardly anybody about which does not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?