Welcome to the Award Winning Riverbarn

The Riverbarn Restaurant with Rooms
‘Old World Charm – Modern British Cuisine’

“A Gastronomic Revelation” and “An Exceptional Culinary Haven”

AA Two Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence 2017

Michelin Guide Recommended 2017

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

Muddy Stilettos Best Restaurant in Wiltshire Award 2017

Opentable Diners’ Choice Award 2017

The Riverbarn

This family run business, where chef brothers create stylish and imaginative dishes, has won the restaurant many admirers. Considerable critical acclaim has followed. A la Carte and Prix Fixe Menus offer excellent value showcasing top quality ingredients.

Extremely popular ‘Tasting Menu’ events are held every other month. The next Tasting Event  The Great British Food Tasting Menu on Friday 29 September  in association with Christopher Piper Wines is now FULLY BOOKED. Sign up to our newsletter to be the first to hear about our next Tasting Event.

Best Restaurant
Winner of the 2017 Best Restaurant


The Granary, a beautifully restored thatched barn, offers stunning, high quality accommodation. Three other comfortable guest rooms enjoy an AA Four Star rating. Situated in glorious countryside beside a tranquil river flowing to the stunning lake on the beautiful Fonthill Estate.

Stonehenge, Stourhead, Longleat and Salisbury are all near by. Discover the historically fascinating William Beckford or visit the ruins of Old Wardour Castle. Only one mile off the A303 and two hours from London, The Riverbarn is an ideal place to spend a few days exploring an area renowned for its natural beauty.

Restaurant Opening Hours

Open Tuesday – Sunday for Lunch served 12 – 2.30

Open Thursday, Friday & Saturday for Dinner served 6.30 – 9

Booking Advisable


A Wiltshire Hidden Gem!

Proprietors: Jill & Ian Sutcliffe
Head Chef: Jonny Sutcliffe Sous Chef: Tom Sutcliffe

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Why not let someone else cook the Sunday Lunch. We don't like to boast but we think we serve the best Yorkshire Puddings outside of Yorkshire.

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Don't forget our next tasting menu takes place on Friday 29 September.

Our Great British Tasting Menu will be accompanies by wines from Christopher Piper.

What better way to get over the post holiday / summer blues.

Book by telephone by calling 01747 820232
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