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Johnston's Bar Bistro

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14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 531 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 11th November after being recommended by a friend. We booked a table on the mezzanine and we were not disappointed. Great atmosphere and the food was delicious. Great choice of dishes and fair prices. The service also was excellent from start to finish. We...More

Thank lindalambie89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eat here quite regular for lunch. Clean & bright. Food always fresh & plentiful. Staff always pleasant. Sometimes they do dinner deals on a Thursday. Would recommend for lunch or dinner. Nice bar also for a drink.

Thank bella210205
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after checking out reviews for places to eat while on a short break to Falkirk......superb from walking through the door to walking out.....service was excellent, all the staff were cheerful and friendly....orders were taken quickly for both drinks and food.....the place was busy as...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called before visiting for breakfast to be told, ' come along, we'll get you a table's. We arrived and we're informed that no tables were available for 20 mins although upstairs was empty. I went elsewhere and had a great breakfast. I will not return.

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got the 2 for £8.99 after 4pm deal on a Wednesday night - service was great...ambience great...food lovely! Had bruschetta to start which was soo tasty and mussels with fries for main which were amazing!! I also had a sticky toffee pudding which was lovely...More

Thank gemini_girl33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for dinner Food was good and staff very helpfull. Wine selection was a bit sparse They also have specials on during Sertain days

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted the haddock and chips but not really a fan of batter. Asked if we could have a breaded option. Although not on the menu the chef was able to oblige. Absolutely delicious with panko breadcrumbs. This should definitely be on the menu as a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I return to Falkirk as often as possible to meet up with old school friends from over 50 years ago and one of them booked this restaurant on advise from some pals of his. We were not disappointed as the food ,atmosphere and service were...More

Thank Derekspeirs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my partner on a Friday night for food and drinks. Worth noting that you should definitely book a table as it is normally quite busy. The menu choice isn’t massive however it is a good selection. We had the macaroni cheese and chips,...More

Thank cacaca01
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time on a Friday night. Good helpful efficient and talkative staff. The menu was varied with good dishes listed. The food I ordered was tasty, enough said.

Thank DWatson79
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Im not 100% sure sorry i usually go friday or saturdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 637299
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Johnston's Bar - Bistro Open 7 days a week from 9:30am Large comfortable family friendly lounge, modern contemporary spacious bar & mezzanine restaurant Fresh coffee and loose tea with freshly baked cakes to sit in or take away, Breakfast, Freshly prepared food served daily along with a large selection of wines from around the world, local craft beers and world beers, spirits & soft drinks.
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