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Riverbank Restaurant

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Goods Lane | Newton Stewart, Newton Stewart DG8 6EH, Scotland
+44 1671 403330
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this restaurant and it is always top of our list when visiting the area. Breakfast was wonderful today as always, so well presented along with excellent service. I see cheese & onion quiche was one of the lunch specials... we will return 😍😍😍

Thank Glossybird
Dromara, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this place when in the area, during a break from a youth football tournament. They were helpful in accommodating about 17 of us - mixture of adults and kids. Great food & service. Highly recommended.

Thank IainS
Bathgate, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a light lunch on a Saturday and had a very good lunch. Service was very good and the prices very reasonable would recommend and certainly use again.

Thank Gordon R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Had lunch here on on Saturday 24/3/2017. One of the best lunches I've had in a long time. I got the recipe for the salad dressing from the manager/owner, unfortunately I can't find where I put it on my phone an can't remember all the ingredients. Would really appreciate a repeat.

Thank veronica20
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131 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped off whilst visiting the area, had a lovely bowl of soup perfect on a cold windy day. Busy little place, good selection of food and drink. Highly recommend

1 Thank Hoggan67
Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice comfortable place with views to the river and fields. Good coffee and mocha, great scones baked on the premises. I can't comment on the food because I haven't tried it, but the menu looks good. Service is quick and friendly. It's popular with the locals which is always a good sign. I'd give it five stars except for the... More 

Thank shirleydenwood
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1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly and great service. Popped in for a quick bite to very clean and a lovely place to eat excellent service.

Thank Philippe F
Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is a favourite place to share lunch with friends. Nice sandwhiches and relaxing atmosphere. Service is good and equally free to relax and chat. We keep going back which says it all. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sandi M
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Stopped for afternoon tea, a perfect venue, easy to find, good parking and clean restaurant. The manager was a fellow named Kenny, who was very friendly and offered good advice on the area.

Thank Bob B
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were recently in Newton Stewart and were so pleased with the Riverbank! We had 4 meals there in 3 and 1/2 days, every dish...fantastic! Staff, atmosphere and service, all top notch! Location is amazing, love this town! Thank you for our wonderful experience! A&B

Thank B1Marsden

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goods Lane | Newton Stewart, Newton Stewart DG8 6EH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Newton Stewart
  • Phone Number: +44 1671 403330

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?