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The River House

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The Castle Business Park | The Castle Business Park, Stirling FK9 4TW, Scotland
+44 1786 465577
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
The Castle Business Park | The Castle Business Park, Stirling FK9 4TW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited mid week at lunch time, it's now under new management and renamed Crannog. We have visited numerous times when under the previous management and it was always lovely. This time however was awful. The location and decor is lovely, the...More

3  Thank Pmcd04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not worth one star as it was sooo terrible My Daughter booked this for a treat for me and I felt so bad as we couldn’t eat anything and left First we waited 45mins ( place was luck to have a dozen people...More

5  Thank Catriona M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant was practically empty when we arrived and it took over an hour from our starter plates being cleared off the table to the main meals arriving. This was only after asking twice, after waiting patiently 45 mins, when the mains might arrive. When the...More

3  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a journey N on the motorway. Arrived about 12.45. Sat for quite some time before drinks and menus were offered. Food arrived at 1.30. My wife had ordered peach and walnut salad. What arrived was the most unappetising plate totally...More

6  Thank john p
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Shambolic, new owners apparently but nothing really seems to have changed, all I can say is good luck with that -)

7  Thank edidiewasright
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Had a fabulous meal food and service were second to none ,new owner made herself known known to everyone and welcome lovely, hope everyone gives it another try it really is like a Phoenix rising from the ashes. Xxx

3  Thank Janette S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I have to admit to being a little nervous when my wife took me hear tonight given some previous reviews. Well I have to say that this was an excellent night with excellent food, service and surroundings. Scallops to start were perfect, our steak with...More

Thank Beggs59
venue_manager70, Manager at The River House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Dear Beggs59, Thanks for taking the time to leave your review, I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed your visit to The River House. I have passed your comments on to the team and we hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Used to come regularly for the breakfast deal of free coffee with a breakfast roll (see my review of 16/11/16). It was always busy and had a nice ambience with the log burner stove and morning papers. The deal is no longer on offer, which...More

1  Thank 39stepsBrussels
venue_manager70, Manager at The River House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear 39stepsBrussels, Thanks for taking the time to leave your review, I am sorry that the deal you enjoyed is no longer available, we changed this with the new menu at the start of the year. We still have the daily papers delivered and our...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

River house resturant Stirling stands in its own pretty grounds with a pond and ducks, and sometimes swans. It is clean and allractive. We go there for lunch fairly regularly and the food is pretty good . They have a proper gluten free menu with...More

Thank blyth768
venue_manager70, Manager at The River House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear blyth768, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, I am delighted to see that you enjoy the food and like the setting here at The River House. I hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Jade

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The Cullen Skink is to die for! This and the rest of our meal was so good that we came back the next night, and were just as happy!

Thank William W
venue_manager70, Manager at The River House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear William W, Thank you for your review, we are very happy to see that you enjoyed the food so much and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Jade

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Jiov19
16 June 2017|
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Response from Lou1479605 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went there on Christmas Day just last year and it lived up to more than what was expected. You hear of Xmas Day at restaurants often being below par, but we found the food and service to be excellent.
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taffy125
12 September 2016|
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Response from stefidave | Reviewed this property |
YES. Perfect vegetarian options. And carnivore options too...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$47
Meals
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Castle Business Park | The Castle Business Park, Stirling FK9 4TW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 465577
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