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Farndon Boathouse

North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
+44 1636 676578
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have eaten here several times although not for a while and the reviews on here nearly made us book elsewhere but I am so glad we didn't! Service was excellent. Nothing too much trouble. Menu and food faultless. Being vegetarian can be tricky in...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided on a whim to go to the Boathouse for a midweek meal. The current online menu looked good with plenty of choice, including a good earlybird menu. We arrived and were seated quickly, with the waitress offering a jug of water when we...More

Thank flhg
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived at 12.00 and waited 15 mins and no one came over to take our food order, despite only 2 other couples in the restaurant. So much for a nice meal out on my wife's birthday.

Thank MikeyGnottingham
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure there actually was any service! We visited on a quiet Sunday night. Despite pre-ordering it took around an hour to come to the table. My bean burger tasted of nothing except mashed potato - I was expecting it to be a lot...More

Thank Mum402013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've eaten here about 20 times and it's steadily got more expensive whilst the quality has dropped like a stone. It sounds great on the menu but when my food arrived, lamb with feta and other bits and bobs it was awful. Bordering on inedible....More

Thank Claire E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in here with two friends one mid week evening in July, for a glass of wine and hoping for a few nibbles. We received a very cool reception as we entered the premises, told they had stopped serving food at nine, it was only...More

Thank nicolak778
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Saturday evening for dinner. Service was prompt and very efficient, and the staff looked after us very well during the whole meal. We ordered our food and drink then got presented with some amuse-bouches as we were waiting. Some mushroom and cheese...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited yesterday 5/8 four of us for lunch. Once again excellent food good service and nice atmosphere. Really like this place and have booked Christmas Day lunch because of that.

Thank 79farbnk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a wedding reception. Everything was Amazing. Food tasted Amazing, staff attentive, hard working & friendly. Beautiful setting. Would highly recommend! !!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely venue peacefully situated along the river bank. Food was really good quality, staff were very friendly and accommodating.

Thank Chris E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Farndon
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 676578
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