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Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse

The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
+44 1491 577937
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (98 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (39 reviews)
“six courses” (8 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely venue with direct views over the Thames - “mac and cheese” was delicious but small portion - pimms jug good value £20 did 5 glasses - lots of lovely fruit strawberry mint orange mint plus ginger (hot)

1  Thank Hazel T
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the Spring Taster Menu - 4 courses and 5 wines and it was a fantastic all round experience. From a starting (extra) G&T on the terrace overlooking the river everything was perfection. (it is open all day not just the times on...More

1  Thank Charles_Anne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried previously on a couple of times to get a table at this Relatively upmarket restaurant on the river in Henley and only recently got a table. On this Wednesday eve, It was sadly (for them) very quiet and only a few tables in and...More

2  Thank Philip B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for an impromptu lunch with a group of friends yesterday. The sun was out so made the most of it and dined outside for the 1st time this year. The location is fab and it’s got the food and service to match. Great all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely surroundings, unhurried and professional friendly staff. Staff well informed with regards to the ingredients and cooking. Beautiful plates of flavours. We had the tasting menu which was lovely. Would return.

2  Thank chell_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great lunch on the Deck overlooking the Henley-on-Thames. The best nachos I’ve ever had using sweet potato chips, followed up by an excellent coffee.

2  Thank Fergy_hts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a quiet April weekend very much spur of the moment. Wow what a surprise! Outstanding tasting menu with surpurb attention to detail, duck main was sublime. Wine flight ( we took half as driving next afternoon which is great option) was perfectly matched...More

1  Thank Lee S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, wine and service today. Dishes well executed and full of flavour. Really enjoyed the twists the kitchen made with the food. Definitely go back.

1  Thank Garfield B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been one of our favourite restaurants and have enjoyed many excellent lunches here. We visited last week and were disappointed to note one or two changes. There were no chef's little treats to enjoy with our pre-lunch drinks and a very limited lunch...More

2  Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time dining at The Boathouse in Henley. The service was attentative and we enjoyed a first class meal. There were four of us in the party and we all chose to have 3 course from the a la carte menu. I...More

1  Thank DAVID R
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8 December 2015|
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Response from Tfl1 | Reviewed this property |
I am certain that the team can do any sort of voucher you wish. Just phone, or email, and they'll sort you out.
Anthony L
17 June 2015|
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Response from Elaine C | Reviewed this property |
restricted at the restaurant area, but local car park not far away.
5 June 2015|
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Aaargh! Supposed to be answer to the other question from kate170695
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 73
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Boat House Station Road | Station Road, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Henley-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 577937
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Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse, Henley-on-Thames, brings together fresh, local British produce, an unparalleled riverside setting, and the very highest standards of service. ​Recently awarded our coveted AA 3 Rosette Award, our uncompromising approach to sourcing the best ingredients and placing them in the innovative hands of our creative, dynamic young team means food at Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse is what food should be – all about the flavour.
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