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The Riverside Inn

) #61 of 280 Restaurants in Shrewsbury €€ - €€€ , British,
| Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
+44 1952 510900
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (20 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
“potatoes” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
| Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Sunday lunch with fantastic service and tranquil atmosphere. Lovely place to while away a few hours watching the river and enjoying lunch.

Thank Val T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely establishment but in desperate need of updating - its interior is tired. The food is ok, their baguettes were £8.50 each which for the end product was expensive and the French fries limp and greasy. The Staff were lovely, so polite...More

2  Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on an early Sunday Evening. We hadn't booked but we were immediately found a table for two in the dining room, overlooking the River Severn. What a great view. Service was very good and our orders for food and drink were quickly taken....More

1  Thank Phillbear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on the way to Attingham House when we passed this lovely pub which backed onto the river seven.. It looked nice so we stopped for lunch. It had a lovely conservatory on the back overlooking the river, light and airy. The tables were...More

3  Thank 667viviennej
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Second time here, and not disappointed. Lovely meal, they bake your name on your pie. The view is lovely, watching the river life, and the odd boat. Would return again.

2  Thank Keith C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This traditional Inn combines old-world charm and character with a mix of modern and traditional cuisine, with quaint rooms for accommodation and stunning riverside gardens with stimulating views

2  Thank martinhH5865RD
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We called after picking up our bedding plants at Severndale(fabulous) for a quick bite The beer was excellent but the food.... we had the Rarebit cheese in a sauce on a French stick and not even tasty, the chips were skinny and undercooked Pity we...More

Thank madegan
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My Wife and I called here for a light lunch and were very impressed by the standards. The location on the River at Cound is very scenic, the Staff gave us a really warm welcome and the interior decor is clean and inviting. The Salopian...More

3  Thank silverfox1942
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Great welcoming and service. As we were sitting outside it was explained were we would fine cutlery and anything else we mite need. The decoration is dated however the place was very clean, the view out the back in the garden are what make this...More

1  Thank Cora F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Wednesday lunchtime just after 12.00. We were first in so quiet to start but picked up as time went by. We ordered steak and two pork...all well cooked and presented with a generous helping of veg, I also think the chips were proper home made...More

2  Thank joanie2222
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9 April 2017|
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Response from Ian J | Reviewed this property |
Never stayed here but facilities in restaurant etc look very tired so would be surprised if rooms were anything special.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Cound, Shrewsbury SY5 6AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 510900
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