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The Boathouse

) #323 of 414 Restaurants in Bath $$ - $$$ Bar, British, Pub
Newbridge Road, Bath BA1 3NB, England
+44 1225 482584
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible18%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Newbridge Road, Bath BA1 3NB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is plenty of space here. Lots of tables, although the more comfortable outdoor dining, at proper chairs and tables is at a premium. A peaceful setting, and at a couple of miles from the city centre a good distance for a walk. The menu...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked (5min) from Bath Marina Campsite. Change of menu meant a number of dishes were not available (awaiting delivery).Chain pub, but the food was good. Good service by the youthful team. Beer well priced, but the wine was expensive, though good. Enjoyed an evening out....More

Thank pinkefish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best if not best pubs I have been to. the location is stunning and the food is outstanding. good range of drinks too. Service can be a bit slow but everything was so amazing we didn't care.

Thank Raj C
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Lovely setting with friendly, hospitable staff and we were excited to order from the menu. 'Pie Tuesday' was a nonsense as there were only 4 beef and one other flavour pie left! We had to choose something from a VERY limited menu as most of...More

Thank ChatterboxEngland
BoathouseBath, Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

I'm really sorry to hear about your experience at our pub. It is always great to hear feedback so we can adapt ourselves to become better at what we do. We will be launching a new menu this week and new offers such as Pizza...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Maybe we caught this place on a bad day - have previously visited for a drink and decided to pop in for a quick lunch off the fixed price two course menu. Sadly the Mac N Cheese was unavailable. The whitebait starter was served to...More

Thank Paul K
BoathouseBath, Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

I send my sincere apologies for the experience you have had at our pub. We have recently changed management and are continually working hard together to improve our service and unfortunately from your feedback that the service wasn't up to the standards we are wanting...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Tried to order half a dozen things on the menu with no joy. Then tried to order side dishes instead - no joy! Pub was a mess with surly staff and no interest in conversation with customers, collecting an empty glass or clearing a plate....More

Thank Pursey28
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We stayed at The Boathouse for an Easter bank holiday weekend break and really enjoyed our stay at this beautiful establishment. it is set right on the banks of the river and it was a pleasure to sit on the balcony with a drink and...More

Thank Dag H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The waitress was very helpful and catered for my daughter and my gluten intolerance by arranging an alternative food choice off the menu.

Thank alexupton2017
BoathouseBath, Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

thank you so much we hope we helped

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely meal. Beautiful setting for a pub, dog friendly - dog bed and treats... fab idea! Veggie food options really good, curry quite spicey but I was given lots of yogart and it was yummy. Baked camembert sharer to start was...More

Thank Emma_veggie
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Even dining alone staff very friendly. Food was prepared on site and very tasty. Every where was clean and lovely outdoor area for warmer weather

Thank Dee C
BoathouseBath, Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

thanks so much we hope you return soon

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Al R
We are thinking of booking a table for Sunday lunch. One of our party is disabled and requires wheelchair access. Is this likely to be a problem? Thanks
3 September 2016|
Response from IgelEye | Reviewed this property |
Access to the restaurant is not a problem with a wheelchair.
Sophie M
Hi there, We are visiting in September and would like to hire a car for a few days - is there somewhere nearby? We did not want to collect it from the airport. Many thanks, Sophie Mountford.
23 October 2015|
Response from Michaelde81 | Property representative |
Hi there, Enterprise is a short walk away from us. Maybe 5-10 minutes tops.. Regards, Michael
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newbridge Road, Bath BA1 3NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 482584
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