FULL English breakfast for just £3.95! Saturday morning kitchen 9am till 1pm

Welcome to The Riverside Tavern

Welcome to The Riverside Tavern

Welcome to The Riverside TavernWelcome to The Riverside TavernWelcome to The Riverside Tavern

Kent's most popular party and restaurant venue.

Valentine's Day


Book A table Friday 14th February

Enjoy a great dinning experience in our special Valentine snug area. With optional Valentine's special dishes and a selection of great wines. Book for two or a few! For a table call 01634 7199949 

About Us


The Riverside Tavern is Kent’s premier gay and lesbian Bar. Our aim is to provide the best in fun and entertainment for all ages. We pride ourselves in making The Riverside a safe and friendly place. Although The Riverside Tavern is a gay venue anybody is welcome to join in the party, providing that they too are fun and friendly. With a chilled vibe and great food during the day and a club atmosphere at night, The Riverside Tavern really offers something for everybody. We are situated in Strood, Kent beside the banks of the beautiful River Medway.

Amazing Food


Great food, extensive menu, something for everyone.

Bar and Club


Enjoy our stylish bar during the day and party the night away in our nightclub at the weekend.

Don't Take our Word for it!

Deb (Trip Advisor)

Great night out! Had a lovely evening out with my girlfriend and friends ! Good laugh in a welcoming atmosphere ! Always a good night there !

Faye (Facebook)

 Fantastic little riverside bistro the hospitality is above and beyond! Roast diner is amazing and well worth the price!! We ate here today for our breaks while on rail replacement and i highly recommend this lovely gem of a place thanks guys will see you again for sure!!! 

Jessica (Just Eat)

Food was delicious, I ordered the posh one burger, husband had the riverside burger. Both arrived steaming hot. Lovely little side salad, great portions and really lovely delivery driver too. Will be ordering again! 

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

The Riverside Tavern

The Riverside Tavern, 8 Canal Road, Strood, Kent ME2 4DR, GB

01634 719949


Open today

12:00 – 23:00

Drop us a line!