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The Boat Inn

Wnitney On Wye, Whitney-on-Wye, England
+44 1497 831223
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
“game pie” (3 reviews)
“trout” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wnitney On Wye, Whitney-on-Wye, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and 3 other ladies went to the Boat in again this year for a birthday the meal was lovely plenty of it, the Deserts were really nice as well looking to going again at weekend

Thank Joyce428557
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Food was good, large portions but the surprise was the quality of the steaks. Eaten there a couple of times, first time we'd not enjoyed it so much as the menu suggested it was more sophisticated than it was. Second time around, accepted it was...More

Thank IanMSpencer
Reviewed 30 October 2017

we came for a get together on a saturday night it was fairly quiet which was suprising as previously it was always much busier . the food was very dissapointing and my daughter couldnt even eat hers . maybe we just had a bad experiance...More

Thank jayneyboro
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Not as warm an ambience as expected but pleasant enough the food was acceptable, plentiful if quite dull

Thank discerningdiner52017
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I eat here often, the good is always brilliant and plenty of it! Staff are very friendly also. Well worth going every time.

Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Just a couple of minutes walk. No better option! No better food or service. Made welcome and nearly everyone seemed to be regulars.

Thank David A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have been to this place a few times now, and it never fails to be a great place. The food is excellent , the service is great. Everyone friendly and helpful. Locals are super. Also has a lovely peaceful small camp site straight across...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Only popped in for a beer after a long walk. Very welcoming and good choice of beers the one I had was well kept. I looked at the menu which looked interesting, to try another time

Thank johnnier1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Good food, lacked a bit of hospitality. But it was a Bank Holiday so I'm sure they had worked extremely hard

Thank Gwithers
Reviewed 29 August 2017

we've paddled passed the boat inn a few times now and wondered what it like so this weekend 8 of us and 2 dogs went. And despite feeling a little ignored when we first walked in we all enjoyed it. Because of the dogs we...More

Thank Enoch G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wnitney On Wye, Whitney-on-Wye, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Whitney-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: +44 1497 831223
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