The hospitable octopus made famous by Ringo Starr was renowned for his green tentacle, but legend has it that he also did a mean Kilpatrick oyster. Indulge in the lip-smacking oceanic treats of today’s deal: $59 for a seafood platter and drinks for two at Riverside Cafe Bar and Grill, Lane Cove ($121 value).
Aqua-appetited Sydneysiders recall summer sun with Riverside Cafe Bar and Grill’s sumptuous seafood platter and two glasses of wine in lovely Lane Cove. Paired up pals, starry-eyed lovers and parent-offspring rock oyster up to Riverside for a seafood delight and duo glasses of house drop. Maritime munchers enjoy fruits of the sea, featuring all the usual succulent suspects, from palatable prawns to fine fish.
Recently refurbished Riverside Cafe Bar and Grill has fresh new management, welcoming guests into a cosy North Short sanctuary on the water. Sitting pretty against the backdrop of the Lane Cove River National Park, the Riverside team aim to purvey global flavours from Italian, Greek, Asian, Lebanese and, naturally, modern Aussie cuisine. A relaxed atmosphere delights casual foodies and corporate tummy rumbles alike.
MenuFeast tasters revelled in Riverside’s enviable tucked-away location and service.
“Wow - new owners and a new look, new menu and new opening times. I'm super impressed with this new concept and what a location - overlooking Lane Cove River away from the city bustle.”
“10 out of 10, The people are so friendly, the service is prompt. The food is great and prices to match. The views of the river are magical, whether you are seating outside or inside. Plenty of parking. An overall enjoyable experience.”