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Riverstation

The Grove | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4RB, England
+44 117 914 4434
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (50 reviews)
“fish soup” (23 reviews)
“steak” (96 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Grove | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4RB, England
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1 - 10 of 1,851 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Food was of a very good standard and the steak was praised by my partner. However the enjoyment of the food was somewhat negated by the very slow service. It was a busy night and our table wasn't ready so we had a drink first...More

Thank soas1961
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant holds high value in my family as it was the venue where my brother got married. It was a sensational day, perfectly organised and the food / drink was outstanding. However that was a good few years ago and this review is following...More

Thank browners1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last came here several years ago. Still a very good restaurant. Booked for late Sunday lunch. Popular with larger (6/8 people) groups. Had table for two in corner overlooking the river which suited us well. Shorter menu than other days but good choices and very...More

Thank winerunner52
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great venue with river views. Ground floor area offers food and drink with first floor restaurant area. Both are very good! Includes external terrace area which is terrific in the summer!

Thank 99PSB
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As my brother was just going to be passing through Temple Meads train station for a few hours I looked for a restaurant within walking distance of the station we could spend a couple of hours in , have a nice meal and a catch...More

Thank Kamila C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Looking at the reviews we had high expectations but, sadly, they weren't fulfilled. We started with cocktails on the balcony, which were good with attentive service then we moved in to eat. The menu was quite 'typical' so, between the 4 of us we ordered...More

1  Thank StevefromFrome
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited here with a Canadian relative and she was absolutely delighted to be eating her lunch overlooking passing rowers and boats. It is always an exciting experience to come to Riverstation where the staff are courteous and efficient. The food is always exceptionally tasty...More

Thank DougieFowler
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for a meal around 5.30 on a Saturday afternoon for an early dinner. We sat downstairs and had a lovely view looking over the river (it was pouring down with rain). Staff were friendly and the main course was good. We were...More

Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as a multigenerational family age ranging from 4 to 67.The food was superb in particular the Guinea fowl was delicious accompanied by perfectly cooked vegetables. The meals for children were well cooked and presented and also free! We throughly enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere...More

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very nice lunch in this place and the location is very very nice. We all had an amazing beef, super tasty! On the dark side, wine selection is not very excellent and the desserts quite dry.

Thank Nemy1985
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Questions & Answers
Nia W
8 September 2017|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
It was quite busy on weekdays so giving a call might be wise
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Krissie O
13 March 2017|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
I would say that Severnshed next door is a better drinking place; it has a larger balcony overlooking the water so if it is a nice sunny day/evening it's lovely.
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Marga v
31 October 2016|
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Response from Marc A | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure it will be a good choice for a Saturday if there have room for a table of 10!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$74
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Grove | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 4RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 914 4434
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