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Waterside Inn

The Waterside Ferry Road | Ferry Road, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AT, England
+44 1628 620691
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (144 reviews)
“lobster” (54 reviews)
“souffle” (35 reviews)
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Waterside Ferry Road | Ferry Road, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed for the night and had the Menu Exceptional, which was outstanding. From the moment we sat down in the lounge to a glass of Roux Champagne and canapés until we had finished our meal everything was excellent, both the food and service. The many...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the tasting menu here which was amazing, 11 small courses of the best flavours you can imagine, great wine and champagne and the service was superb! It isn't cheap but as a special occasion it is worth every penny!

Thank Gaz77
Reviewed 3 days ago

As soon as you arrive your visit to The Waterside is an outstanding experience, fantastic service charming staff wonderful atmosphere and superb food! I had fish, sole in pastry and my mother started with salmon and then sole, presentation fantastic and delicious. We were looked...More

Thank claireengbers
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You are made to feel special as soon as you arrive.Friendly and attentive staff. Food excellent. It was night to remember. Certainly worth a visit.

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful restaurant, exquisite food and attentive service. All of these of course because it has 3 Michelin Stars and they are well deserved. Have eaten here at least 4 times and each time it has been a gastronomic experience.

1  Thank crocnaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service with staff being attentive and helpful. The food is truly sublime - well presented immensely flavoursome and textures put together brilliantly. It really does excite the senses.

3  Thank Constantinos C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for outstanding traditional dishes served in a beautiful setting by a well drilled team with a smile, this is your place. Incomparable dining experience!

2  Thank badgirlwanted
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the welcome at the door to the wave goodbye each member of staff is so attentive, so amiable and so welcoming. What is so impressive is how passionate each staff member is about the place and the customer experience. Everyone is ready to engage...More

3  Thank Gstylianid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten at all the 3 & 2 Star Michelin restaurants in the UK and this is my all round favourite. This is the one I go back to from time to time. Olivier welcomes you at the door, taking your car if you...More

3  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! Every course was amazing, definitely for a very, very special occasion. Excellent services and a great variety of wines and courses. Chef cake and spoke to us and was really approachable, food was second to none. Loved it.

1  Thank PedroBedfordshire
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3 December 2017|
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Response from Robert D | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they will, but contact them in advance.
Kate B
12 November 2017|
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Response from nfarky47 | Reviewed this property |
i bekieve they are closed from 26th for a month
27 July 2017|
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Response from Eriksmum | Reviewed this property |
April probably better for views of river in evening! October could be dark - and let's be honest - have a posh night out for your birthdays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Waterside Ferry Road | Ferry Road, Bray-on-Thames SL6 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Bray-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 620691
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A 3* Michelin restaurant with rooms on the banks of the River Thames. Chef Patron is Alain Roux.
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