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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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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • 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 yesterday via mobile

Popped in with friends for breakfast. The food, service & presentation were all excellent and certainly a cut above your average coffee shops around Henley as they ticked all the boxes. Also make a good “Bloody Mary” ! They now have ‘clear pods’ situated on...More

Thank Ladymidge
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a very enjoyable evening at this restaurant and the staff were very friendly and great service. The food was beautifully presented but all lacked the right amount of flavour and the balance ended up not quite right. The decor is a little sombre...More

Thank stephaniegreen1
Reviewed yesterday

I really couldn’t fault the meal or the service. The complementary veloute was stunning; the burrata was wonderful; my wife had the hake which she described as perfectly balanced. The beef and the turkey mains were delicious and we both enjoyed the clementine dessert. But...More

Thank J C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the 3 course menu and glass of prosecco for £35. Food all excellent. We added on the cheese and port - superb selection of English cheeses. We ate in one of the 2 igloos - comfortable and warm. Fortunately we were the only...More

Thank steveg24
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here recently. It's comfortable, the staff were friendly and we did have a nice evening. Sadly each course had an element which was in my view misjudged. Not enough acidity to counterbalance the burrata, far too much lemon on the hake and...More

Thank Minkette_12
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed an excellent lunch and perfect service. By coincidence, the dishes I chose shared very similar ingredients to those I used when I cooked my supper the previous evening - but there was no comparison in the end-results. I obviously need to practice a lot...More

Thank FarAway134418
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here many times, mainly entertaining clients. Every time, the food has been delicious and the service has always been good. I have had a couple of clients decline my offer to dine here as they felt the choice was too sparse and...More

1  Thank WhipeoutCheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Twenty seven members of the Berkshire Branch of the International Wine & Food Society visited the Boathouse for our annual "lunch" out. We enjoyed the festive menu and all the courses were excellent. The warm bix cheese and the bitter chocolate curd were absolutely delicious....More

2  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the best Sunday lunch I have had in a long time ! We had the festive menu which included a glass of Prosecco really good value ! We sat on the terrace in a pod which was amazing private dining ! Couldn’t fault...More

2  Thank 833susieb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Splendid evening! All started with an array of innovative cocktails. Lovely food including a delicious chef’s pre-starter and a varied specials menu. Professional and pleasant service. Thanks to all.

1  Thank Wayne J
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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$11 - US$75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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