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Really nice friendly place

Nice clean boating lake cafe. Friendly helpful staff. Good coffee and lovely cakes. Outside... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anrolc
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

The café is very clean with a nice modern décor but lacking any personalisation. Staff where... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maddox66
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england
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We went to the "boating lake" thinking it would be a lake where you rented rowing boats, but it was not that sort of lake. Instead it was a lake that model boats where sailed. Which was ok and nice to watch, and relax in...More

4  Thank SUSAN H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Prior to the recent change of 'management' at the cafe I have never had cause to complain, the staff recognised me and even knew my order (pretty much the same every visit) and the food was always freshly prepared and the service very good. Sadly...More

2  Thank Phil E
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All reviews round the lake feeding the ducks lovely lake under new management model boats corby town centre nice walk lovely place only down side cakes fishing carp cafe herons lakeside park stroll
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice clean boating lake cafe. Friendly helpful staff. Good coffee and lovely cakes. Outside seating also.

Thank Anrolc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The café is very clean with a nice modern décor but lacking any personalisation. Staff where friendly and welcoming. The Café has an excellent breakfast menu and very reasonably priced. The food was well presented tasty and hot. There are also a good range of...More

Thank maddox66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not far from the concrete of Corby town centre, 4 minutes through the woods or along the A427 if you're in a car will take you to the Boating Lake. Created in the early 1970's it was a lake for small rowing boats to take...More

Thank chuckofcorby
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Since the restaurant at the Corby Boating Lake has been taken over there has been a 100% improvement in the food. I also love the changes they have made inside which makes it so much cleaner and fresher looking. Food is exceptionally good value for...More

Thank KThomas575
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The boating lake at Corby is a great place for all ages there is a small swing park for toddlers, if your into fishing a good place, also if you just want to stroll round and see the ducks it great for that free parking...More

Thank maggiegee123
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Took a walk round this lovely lake .Was delighted to a heron then another.Plenty of people about with kids feeding the ducks.

Thank Hyaciinth
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to take my Grandaughter for lunch. After going through the usual list we decided on the boating lake, mainly because it was nearby. Well what a lovely surprise we got, lovely and clean, nice furniture and polite staff. We had...More

1  Thank CORBYGAL
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We went to the "boating lake" thinking it would be a lake where you rented rowing boats, but it was not that sort of lake. Instead it was a lake that model boats where sailed. Which was ok and nice to watch, and relax in...More

4  Thank SUSAN H
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I can express how happy my Wife and I are with the remarkable changes that have taken place since being under new management! All the staff are friendly, wanting to make you happy and cannot do enough for you.The place is bright and a cleaner...More

3  Thank HOTELGYPSY
Reviewed 8 April 2018

lovely scenic park and lake areas, small cafe, feed the ducks and geese watch the fishermen casting and catching fish, ideal for dog walking round the lake

1  Thank ElayneH21
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Lauren G
14 April 2018|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay I missed your question. I don’t think they have much in the way of vegetarian options. But they are very accommodating and I’m sure would make special effort.
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Trout is the best catch
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