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“sunday lunch”(21 reviews)
“scones”(13 reviews)
“afternoon tea”(56 reviews)
Based in Worsley our family run company operates cruises along the historic Bridgewater canal from Worsley village, Boothstown, Sale, Dunham Massey and beyond. Francis Egerton is a luxury wide beam passenger vessel that can accommodate up to 32...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Barton Road | Hump Back Bridge, Worsley, Salford M28 2PD, England
+44 1942 878606
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All reviews sunday lunch scones afternoon tea relaxing afternoon canal boat food was lovely interesting commentary lovely trip licensed bar return journey trafford centre well stocked bar spend an afternoon hour trip staff were excellent brownie money well spent
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent service and food. Thoroughly enjoyed the occasion and will do it again. the boat was in first class condition,clean and the commentary was super.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked our cruise for my mum's 70th we took our twin grandsons, only 2 and a half and we all enjoyed the experience. we would all certainly do it again.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We recived excellent service on board the Francis Everton. The boat was very comfortable, warm and cosy. The afternoon tea was delicious and mostly all of it freshly made on board. Our tea and coffee cups were refilled more than once and so made this...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The afternoon tea was delicious, freshly made and tasty. Pleasant friendly staff. Punctual and informative.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Despite an initial rainy start, which later gave way to sunny spells, we had a very enjoyable and relaxing cruise along the Bridgewater Canal. The afternoon tea was so delicious - freshly baked by the wonderful onboard chef. We even had our windows demisted by...More

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Thank gillian2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff & wonderful food. Would recommend to anyone. Thank you Bridgewater Cruise, looking forward to organising our next trip very soon.

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Thank Gemma P
Reviewed 1 week ago

27 girl friends joined me for afternoon tea on Bridgewater CruisesWow very impressedFantastic food excellent quality and quantity Staff so cheerful and helpfulBoat was spacious very clean etcGood day out with added info from the skipper about the areaWell Done

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We hosted an anniversary cruise courtesy of Bridgewater Cruises, it was fantastic. We were looked after perfectly, small children & special dietary requirements were catered for. Everyone enjoyed it & several of our friends hope to book cruises if their own. No hesitation in recommending...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a lovely time enjoying the afternoon tea today, highly recommend anyone to go, the food is fresh, homemade and very nice and the staff couldn’t do enough for us! We will definitely be returning soon x Thank you

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant Hen Do with Bridgewater Cruises. The booking process was straightforward, they were responsive and came back to all our questions. On the day, the staff were so professional and helpful. They decorated the boat, the layout suited a hen do, with lots...More

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Response from Allan R | Reviewed this property |
hi I don't know best thing is to ring Bridgewater cruises sorry i canot be more help Allan
Susan T
19 April 2015|
Response from manchesterrigby |
The company have a new cruising luxury restaurant boat. They have some great Sunday Lunch or afternoon tea trips that you can book or you can hire the whole boat for yourself. All the prices/dates are available on their... More