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The Boat House

King Johns Island | Mythe Road, Tewkesbury GL20 6EB, England
+44 1684 275714
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“scotch egg” (16 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (9 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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King Johns Island | Mythe Road, Tewkesbury GL20 6EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great desserts, nice pints, atmosphere excellent and the owner has a great music playlist including Portishead!, owner was helpful and friendly.

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place looks very run down, shabby, and tired. Its in a good spot looking out over the river and marina and really needs to be spruced up. The beer was okay but it didn't inspire me to ask if they did food if you...More

Thank tonybrenn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality and flavour of our meals. Don't be put off by the rather dull red brick building that houses The Boathouse. Once you climb the vivid blue stairs, there is a good view of the river and old bridge,...More

Thank 2ofusSouthWales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday treat for my family. Long time since I've been here! Sunday Roast is ok portion size. Yorkshire burnt black on bottom. Food overpriced for here. Place is dirty sticky tables.Looking from a great view spoilt by lack maintenance outside. Shame this place could be...More

Thank linda d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent location with very good parking and close to the town centre. The fixed price menu is good value although there is some limitation on choice. The service was adequate but there were very few other customers at the time. The starter was lukewarm...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with a lovely view. Kind helpful staff. Good food choice and amazing puddings. Sticky toffee pudding is highly recommended.

Thank louiseannehop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the town for a little shopping we came across this lovely restaurant. Very friendly staff and a warm welcome. Prompt service. A menu with a varied choice and a specials board which had only two or three choices. I always think that a "specials"...More

Thank Roger1939
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The whole place seems run down - parts of the building are falling apart, with tape to stop people from getting too close. The car park is overgrown and unwelcoming. The entrance just has nothing going for it. The carpets are filthy. Our napkins were...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always enjoy our visits to the Boathouse. Nice relaxing atmosphere with views over Avon river and Marina basin. Excellent Sunday Roasts are served quite late into the afternoon and are good value for money. Evening meals and drinks are to be recommended too. Never disappointed...More

Thank lelseyscott
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were pleased with the quality and portions of the food (Sunday Roast), and the staff were pleasant and efficient. Sadly, the state of the premises let the business down. As several other reviewers mention, the place lacks appeal. The outside is untidy and inside...More

Thank DevonNessie
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11 November 2017|
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Response from Kene F | Reviewed this property |
Google it....ive eaten there and food drinks very reasonable... lovely service....highly recommend it
14 November 2016|
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Response from Teresa N | Reviewed this property |
I don't know where it's sourced, but all food is of a high qualitity. I'm sure if you asked the staff would be able to tell you or ask the chef to find out.
29 June 2016|
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Response from GrahamStradling | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes I believe a small dog is ok. They have an outside balcony. Regards Graham
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Johns Island | Mythe Road, Tewkesbury GL20 6EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Tewkesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1684 275714
  • E-mail
A restaurant with great views of the River Avon on three sides. Proud to sell Herfordshire Beef from our friends at David Dudley's on the menu complimented with an extensive award winning wine list and international beers. We have 2 coach spaces, terraced seating, 100 seat restaurant,lounge area and a large function/conference room with its own balcony, kitchen and bar.
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