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The Boat Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
+44 1978 780666
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
“roast beef” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked a table for 5 people on Thursday evening at 5.10pm the owner took my booking on arriving no body knew anything about it after 15 mins they decided to give me a table as they said they were fully booked . We placed...More

Thank bnchurst
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch today at the Boat. Relaxed calming environment with a quaint atmosphere ! Met a lovely couple, down to earth, but I believe were the owners ! .... what a wonderful welcome and many families visited along with couples of...More

1  Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mixed reviews for this pub make me wonder if I was over influenced by its superb location, but all I can say was that myself and friends had an enjoyable lunch in a pleasant old pub. The staff were friendly and although the menu...More

1  Thank john d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went on a groupon deal, and had a fantastic lunch. We ate in the conservatory as it was a lovely hot day but didn't want to sit outside. Staff were very nice. Lovely setting by the river and quite a few outside...More

1  Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t quite get the bad reviews for the boathouse that some people have posted because my wife and I have just experienced an excellent evening meal there. I always ask the question “would we go again?” and the answer with the boathouse is a...More

1  Thank richard m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a vegetarian I regularly eat at the wonderful Brunning and Price group when I am visiting this region and mistakenly thought this was another of them when it was suggested for lunch. The vegetarian selection on offer was very small but I chose a...More

Thank VeggieV123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Before i start. I want to say that I've eaten at The Boat Inn in the past and really enjoyed it. On Sunday 13th we thought we would go to the boat for lunch. They start serving from 12pm, so we booked a table for...More

1  Thank John J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great, off the beaten track establishment on the banks of the Dee. Lovely food, reasonable value. Will definitely return. Beautiful setting.

1  Thank Ange B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I ordered tea for two. milk came in cup and no hot water when asked if they had any jugs, run out come the reply. place is very unkempt

Thank susanrobinson90
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice setting for a drink on a sunny day, but other than that I would not bother. The roast dinner cost £13.95 and is a joke at that price. It comes out looking like a children's portion. I asked the waitress and she didn't really...More

1  Thank Ryan B
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Anne J
25 April 2017|
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Response from Bronwen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do in the bar area but I don't think dogs are allowed in dining area. Maybe give them a ring. As food is also served outside there are dogs around.
Bernie H
7 January 2017|
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Response from Nicola W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bernie I have no idea I'm afraid you would have to call them but the food is fantastic
29 April 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely ring them when we went a few Sunday's ago for lunch they were fully booked, if we hadn't Rez reed a table I thing we would have struggled or face a long wait....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Wrexham  >  Erbistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1978 780666
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