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Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse

The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
+44 1491 577937
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch today (Sunday) and it was great! Food was fresh with some amazing ingredients and lovely, informative staff - definitely recommend!

2  Thank Kate J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always love Shaun Dickens ... from the moment you arrive the staff are friendly and efficient. The environment is lovely and for information they have a lovely terrace serving snacks. Their menu I think sometimes puts people off as it gives titles off the...More

3  Thank AT190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another outstanding meal and we have been back so many times. We never get bored of eating there and every time we take friends there they rave about it. We had the six course taster menu and it did not disappoint. Fabulous food; Shaun is...More

3  Thank Rich M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday lunchtime - my wife’s birthday. 13:30 booking. We sat on the terrace overlooking Hobbs’ toilet facilities (seriously, a bit of trellis and some greenery would sort it out. But I guess the plastic pot plants tell a story). When we arrived no one in...More

1  Thank adam46300
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked here for our wedding anniversary. Arriving early we sat on the dockside overlooking the Thames enjoying the Hobbs Gin & Tonic. We decided on the sample menu which, at £59, was not cheap but gave us six delightful and delicious courses. The service...More

3  Thank Jon_Janet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having enjoyed Shaun Dickens in various formats over the years - flights of wine, New Orleans when flooded out, and many restaurant meals, I have just experienced the lighter side of Shaun Dickens on ihs patio overlooking Hobbs Boats. An interesting menu or brunch and...More

3  Thank risatr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We must review this sensational restaurant located on the bank of the Thames. We enjoyed the most wonderful gastronomic Sunday lunch a couple of weeks ago - don’t be shy to be adventurous in your menu selection - the flavour combinations are incredible and excite...More

3  Thank wendywines
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the restaurant and we look forward to returning again with our friends. We started with a drink on the deck by the river which was lovely on this late August evening. We had the Tasting Menu which was divine,...More

2  Thank Thisuldo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I came here with my wife to celebrate my latest trip around the sun. As usual, we were met warmly by Gemma and shown to our table. Following an OK martini, our first course was Shaun's famous bacon croissants - which were as always wonderful....More

4  Thank Tfl1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We enjoyed our three course lunch menu at Shaun Dickens on Saturday but there were some highs and lows. The hake starter was nice, but the fish itself was lacking in much flavour (the chorizo was a welcome addition). The tarragon mayonnaise was delicious with...More

3  Thank LazMaz
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Duriye B
7 December 2015|
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Response from Tfl1 | Reviewed this property |
I am certain that the team can do any sort of voucher you wish. Just phone, or email, and they'll sort you out.
Anthony L
17 June 2015|
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Response from Elaine C | Reviewed this property |
restricted at the restaurant area, but local car park not far away.
4 June 2015|
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Aaargh! Supposed to be answer to the other question from kate170695
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$77
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Henley-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 577937
  • E-mail
Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse, Henley-on-Thames, brings together fresh, local British produce, an unparalleled riverside setting, and the very highest standards of service. ​Recently awarded our coveted AA 3 Rosette Award, our uncompromising approach to sourcing the best ingredients and placing them in the innovative hands of our creative, dynamic young team means food at Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse is what food should be – all about the flavour.
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