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Riverbank Bar and Restaurant - CLOSED

41 West Clyde Street | Near Loch Lomond, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8AW, Scotland
+44 1436 674252
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
3 Feb 2017
“Sunday dinner”
2 Feb 2017
“Nice pizza”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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41 West Clyde Street | Near Loch Lomond, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8AW, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 279 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2017

Our daughter took us here as a thank you for looking after her dog when she was on holiday. It was ok. Quite dark surroundings, very quiet when we were there. Not a fantastic menu, thought there would be a Sunday roast on offer but...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

If you haven't tried their pizzas you need too! And their calzones and they do take out food too! The best part? Ice cold dark fruits while wait :) I'd recommend in a heartbeat

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The decor does not look much as one enters, but once seated it feels cosy. The two servers were helpful and friendly and the food exceeded expectations. We are slightly sorry the restaurant is about to close for a couple of months, but we are...More

Thank iainatsea
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Extremely disappointed as I have had a good meal here before, however last night after a very good friend had booked our meal earlier ,the starter of mussels was ,well no mussels, just shells and sauce ,see picture.Our mains were luke warm served on cold...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Not sure what has happened to the Riverbank. 12 months ago I would be writing rave reviews about the place but now.... The place has gone downhill dramatically. It needs some TLC. The interior is dated, dingy and dark. The staff appear to be completely...More

Thank chief123
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Nipped in as couldn't be bothered to cook dinner. Very impressed by the service and quality of food. A good range of popular meals and a good kids menu. Plenty on your plate that tastes delicious Staff very friendly and helpful. Will return soon.

Thank ColinN2412
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

A good range of Italian & Tex/Mex dishes for all ages; prepared & served nicely at great value. The bar has an equally attractive selection & the design is such that young families & adult groups needn't be on top of each other. Only failed...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Called in here for dinner after perusing the menu at home, very impressed with the quality of the food and their very reasonable prices. I had the garlic mushrooms to start which were very tasty and hot, then the beef casserole dish which was very...More

Thank Sallie M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

What Happened! The Riverbank has went downhill its so dark and gloomy inside. The staff just stand around. When I visited this restaurent a few years back it was so alive and vibrant. Its seems to have lost its atmopshere and the housekeeping leaves alot...More

3  Thank Rugratts82
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Found this gem of a place a few months ago and have visited it often since then. Love the relaxed feel of the place not your usual plastic decor you find in many places these days. Staff very friendly and helpful, Menu excellent and never...More

Thank jintyk
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 16
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 West Clyde Street | Near Loch Lomond, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Helensburgh G84 8AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Helensburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1436 674252
  • E-mail
Pizzeria featuring wood burning oven. Opening May2017
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