The Riverside Country Pub & Restaurant in Bournemouth

If you’re looking for a real country pub experience in Dorset, then pay a visit to Bournemouth.

The Riverside is a premium pub, bar, and restaurant with its very own courtyard and garden, centrally located in the heart of the picturesque town of Bournemouth.

An outstanding pub in Bournemouth

The Riverside is perfect for relaxed pub lunches with friends and family, or the ideal setting for a romantic meal with your partner. Our hand-picked selection pub food and drinks on our variety of menus are sure to impress.

With its characteristic interior, delicious range of tempting dishes, and an extensive collection of cocktails, gins, wines and beers, The Riverside Inn is the perfect location to enjoy an impromptu lunch. The Riverside Inn should always be your first port of call for al fresco dining with our unique outdoor dining space that overlooks the River Stour.

Our central location in Tuckton means we’re local to Christchurch, Wick, Southbourne, and only a 15-minute drive from Bournemouth. Nearby are a few local attractions and points of interest, such as Willow Way Marina, Red House Museum & Gardens, Christchurch Castle and Norman House, Bournemouth New Church and Bournemouth Boating Services.

We also offer private dining experiences and free car parking facilities on site.

Opening Hours

  • Monday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Thursday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Friday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Saturday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday 11:00 - 22:30

Upcoming Holidays

  • Christmas Eve 11:00 - 23:00
  • Christmas Day 11:30 - 18:00
  • Boxing Day 11:00 - 23:00
  • New Years Eve 11:00 - 01:00
  • New Years Day 11:00 - 22:30


Call The Riverside on 01202 429210


The Riverside, 220 Belle Vue Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH6 3BA