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

Michelin Guide Recommended

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence


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 is on Friday 2 June in association with Christopher Piper Wines. Sign up to our newsletter to be the first to hear about our events.

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
Lunch served 12 – 2.30
Open Thursday, Friday & Saturday
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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Voting in the first round of the Muddy Stilettos - Wiltshire awards closes at NOON TODAY. wilts.muddystilettos.co.uk/vote

We'd love to make it through to the next round - every vote counts we'd hate to miss out by just one vote

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Voting in the first round of the Muddy Stilettos - Wiltshire awards closes at NOON TODAY. We'd love it if you could spare a couple of minutes to vote for us. It only takes the same time as opening a bottle of wine and pouring a glass! wilts.muddystilettos.co.uk/vote/

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Only 5 days left to vote for the Riverbarn in the @muddywilts awards.

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You'll find the Riverbarn listed in the Michelin Guide

"Dining takes place in a series of beamed, low-ceilinged rooms adorned with copper pans and prints. Two brothers create carefully prepared, flavoursome dishes, which their parents bring to the table."

MICHELIN guide inspectors

The MICHELIN Plate : good cooking, Fresh ingredients, capably prepared: simply a good meal. Simple standard.

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