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The Boathouse

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Rifle Road | Sale Water Park, Sale M33 2LX, England
+44 161 962 0118
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

went on saturday and can only say that it was the same meal as a weatherspoons , the garlic mushrooms were awful in a cream sauce undercooked , very basic food for a very pricey bill will not be returning i was quite ill after eating it but cant say it was def the food not impressed at all

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Thank Liz C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't normally take my family out on Mother's Day as past experience in other restaurants has shown poor service and inferior food but this Mothers Day was different, the staff who were rushed off there feet as it was so busy were as friendly and attentive as always , the food was delicious and a very good menu, despite... More 

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Thank Judith D
Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On Monday fourteen of us arrived at The Boathouse again.We always come here to celebrate our Birthdays.No complaints whatsoever.The staff are so welcoming and cannot do enough for us.We all enjoyed our meals, A very happy celebration.Our next Birthday celebration will be in May.See you soon.Thanks to everyone concerned.

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Thank Gaye439
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been several times and on every time the service and the food have been excellent.lunchtime menu very fare prices. Would recommend you pay a visit.

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1 Thank Robert M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here several times and can honestly say that this is one of them rare restaurants where you get what ask for at high quality and with great taste. Always cooked fresh and always walk away feeling happy and ready to return!!

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Thank City4evr
Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to meet up with friends and family. If there are 2/4 of you you can sit near the window and admire the view There is also a lift up to restaurant for people with mobility difficulties. Otherwise there are steps up to restaurant Menu great for early diners 👍

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Thank jennyclayton1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food . Great atmosphere. Staff are so attentive. We had the earlybird menu which was fabulous . My family just love this place . Always come on all our birthdays and special occasions . Restaurant looks out over sale water park . Lovely especially on summer evenings .

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Thank Alexandra B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family took me to this restaurant as a birthday treat. It is located on the upper level of the building, however there is a ramp and lift for wheelchair users like myself. There is an early evening menu, but as choices were limited, I chose off the main menu. For my starter, I ordered the salt and pepper chicken... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A former council owned facility, which has been subcontracted out, and perhaps even sold - it is alongside Trafford Watersports Centre, and overlooking Sale Water Park. The views are great, if somewhat sparse, and the full length glass is a nice feature. The building, service and atmosphere still feels a little like "a night at the dogs!" - but the... More 

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Thank Mark S
Manchester, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great food good value for money. We dined as a family with young children who were all catered for. The steak was cooked to perfection i recommend!1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rifle Road | Sale Water Park, Sale M33 2LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Sale
  • Phone Number: +44 161 962 0118

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?