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The Boat House

103 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0BL, England
+44 1491 834100
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (18 reviews)
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“the river” (75 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
103 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0BL, England
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1 - 10 of 354 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff greeted us and were very attentive throughout our lunch. The food was excellent, especially the fish and chips. Large filet of fish with crispy batter complemented by a good selection of drinks.

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 4 November 2017

On a gloriously sunny walk along the Thames we called in to The Boat House to enjoy the view of the river over lunch. I soon forgot about the view as my cheese sandwich arrived......two thick slices of bread with no butter, one thin slice...More

1  Thank Adam W
Sarah A, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Adam W, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback regarding your recent visit; it is greatly appreciated. I'm so sorry for the experience you had within my establishment - I was truly saddened when reading your comments; especially given...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Tired decor, neglected throughout, grubby and not at all looked after. Why oh why do large pub companies run their pubs so badly? Same old menus everywhere, burgers done 3 or 4 ways, meat pies, fish & chips...no inventiveness or flair, boring & uninspired menu,...More

1  Thank NewarkRob
Management response:Responded 26 October 2017

Dear Sir or Madame. Thank you for your communication regarding your recent experience here at the Boathouse. I would firstly like to offer my personal apologies for any disappointment caused to you and your party during your visit. May I assure you that your experience...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

I went to the Boat House with my mom. Service was excellent, from the moment we arrived the waitress greeted us with a smile and assisted us to a table. The fish&chips was extremely good, done very well, very good seasoned. Also the ingredients were...More

Thank Cristina G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Has recently had a new manager go in and she is from Wallingford so nice to see a friendly face back there.

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in whilst in Wallingford. Lovely pint with an absolutely amazing view of the river Thames. Well worth a trip

Thank Pvanstone00
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with a great view. Reasonably priced food with some excellent deals. Helpful staff and cosy atmosphere 😊

Thank Martyna M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Myself and a friend decided we would stop at the boathouse for lunch, what a mistake. One positive is the location on the river and that's as far as it goes. Upon entering there was a strange smell which both myself and my friend said...More

2  Thank Bev6482
Management response:Responded 26 October 2017

Dear Sir or Madame. Thank you for your communication regarding your recent experience here at the Boathouse. I would firstly like to offer my personal apologies for any disappointment caused to you and your party during your visit. May I assure you that your experience...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I moved to Wallingford 3 years ago, and The Boat House was one of our favourite restaurants / pubs. Not only was the food and atmosphere great but we were also allowed to bring our dog in. However, in the last year...More

1  Thank Tom D
Management response:Responded 26 October 2017

Dear Sir or Madame. Thank you for your communication regarding your recent experience here at the Boathouse. I would firstly like to offer my personal apologies for any disappointment caused to you and your party during your visit. May I assure you that your experience...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant lunch on a sunny day looking down on the canal boats on The Thames. Super atmosphere. Typical pub food

1  Thank travelerdavel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 High Street, Wallingford OX10 0BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 834100
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