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The Narrow Boat at Weedon

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Weedon $$ - $$$ , British,
Stowe Hill Watling Street | Right on The Grand Union Canal, Weedon NN7 4RZ, England
+44 1327 340333
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“t bone steak” (6 reviews)
“roast dinner” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (20 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Stowe Hill Watling Street | Right on The Grand Union Canal, Weedon NN7 4RZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had lunch and a drink. The food was ok, but was expecting alot more considering the cost of the meals. The portion sizes are also very small, so if you are really hungry would probably go somewhere else. All seems overpriced.

Thank 52barbara17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here after accident on M1 and diverted this way. A great reception on arrival, all staff very helpful. The drinks were great, especially the Pimms. The food was fantastic we all had something different. A lovely location looking over the Canal. Had a lovely...More

Thank Fatdome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a happy day on the canal, we decided to have supper at the narrow boat. Sadly the whole experience was ruined by the staff who appeared to think we were an inconvenience from the start. From lack of menus, to rolling of eyes when...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good but staff spoilt the experience - arrived and got a drink and asked if ok to sit outside, told abruptly that we could sit outside but had to pay at bar (appreciate this is standard practice but nicer ways of saying it)....More

Thank ChunkyChicken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely spot next to the canal, friendly place with good food and dog friendly! Would definitely recommend, we discovered it by chance but will definitely be back.

Thank Monty1103
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We heard very good things about this Restaurant via friends and on here so we booked a table for their renowned Sunday roast. I have to say we were not disappointed, hands down the best roast dinner I've had in a very long time. The...More

Thank Rossmcl28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully refurbished pub/restaurant which is so easy to get to as it's on the main road but once you go through to the restaurant you'd have no idea as it has fabulous views over the canal and a great terrace/garden if you're lucky enough to...More

Thank Martyn D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A good restaurant by the canal! We had booked on line as we were told this gets very busy but a cold wet and windy evening in June left very few customers. Having said that I can imagine a really good atmosphere on a nice...More

Thank popesterNuneaton
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Have driven past this pub a million times en route for the M1 but as we had time on our hands and it was nearing lunchtime we decided to stop. From the outside the building does not look very inspiring but once inside it is...More

1  Thank MaggieWeston
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Lovely location for a small party gathering next to the canal. Large decking area, lots of grass gently sloping down to waters edge so you need to keep a close eye on the little ones. Hog roast was on offer with all the trimmings and...More

Thank Paul T
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24 May 2015|
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Response from buster148 | Reviewed this property |
It I somewhere close to home, and use it every couple of months. We have never had a bad reception or a bad meal. In fact it's one of my favourite restaurants. Joking.( It might be my good looks and charm that does it.) I... More
21 April 2015|
Response from TomLawUK | Reviewed this property |
That's a strange experience. Did you send it back and give them a chance to resolve before posting a negative view on here? Valid question from a trip advisor user. Many just grin and bear bad service. By then the cash... More
21 April 2015|
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Response from Dorne L | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry to hear about your meal as I said ours was fine apart from the few things they had run out of I don't give good reviews when not merited
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stowe Hill Watling Street | Right on The Grand Union Canal, Weedon NN7 4RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Weedon
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 340333
  • E-mail
The Narrow Boat at Weedon - a superb canalside country pub providing a great dining venue and comfortable en-suite canal side rooms.

Food is freshly prepared by our award nominated chef and sourced from local suppliers where possible. Food and drinks can be served to you in the bar, restaurant, heated deck areas or beside the canal on the lawns.

Have a look at our inspiring menus, canal side accommodation, regular events, business and leisure facilities and contact us for further information or to make a booking. We also have function rooms ideal for weddings, celebrations and parties!

The Narrow Boat at Weedon is situated right on the Grand Union Canal and the A5. It is conveniently close to places of interest, sporting and leisure venues including Silverstone motor racing circuit, the Althorp Estate and Stoke Bruerne waterways museum and canal - click here for more places of interest.

Only 1 hour from London, just a 30 minute journey from the city of Central Milton Keynes and 15 minutes south from the historic town of Northampton, this is an ideal base for business, leisure, or just enjoying one of Northamptonshire's best country pub and dining venue with rooms. You can also book small or large party celebrations in one of our special meeting rooms.

Our AA rosette award winning chef cooks up exciting dishes for every taste from freshly made stone baked pizzas and in house freshly made burgers to fillet steak with pressed ox-tail.
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