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The Picnic Boat

Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 7968 752625
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A must if you love Dartmouth

Visit with my wife and parents last year. This a such a great experience, excellent food & great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard D
via mobile
Perfect surprise birthday treat

We booked the boat as a surprise birthday treat for my 13 year old nephew and had a wonderful day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 7968 752625
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit with my wife and parents last year. This a such a great experience, excellent food & great views - just nice and relaxing. The weather helps but don't let that put you off booking.. it would still be great in the rain. Many thanks...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the boat as a surprise birthday treat for my 13 year old nephew and had a wonderful day taking cream tea whilst cruising on the river (with some fizz for the adults!) Kevin was a fantastic host, full of local info, who it...More

Thank spenaluna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked Kevin and the Picnic boat to celebrate my wife's birthday. There were 10 of us kids and grandkids included and very comfortably accommodated. We went with the breakfast brunch and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food, the Home made Granola is especially fantastic, made at...More

Thank janandgaz2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kevin took my boyfriend and I for a surprise trip up the river complete with champagne, interesting facts about the dart and an incredible seafood lunch. The food was divine, the boat a lovely warm haven on a slightly rainy day and Kevin a total...More

Thank ejwinn
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I've often seen this little boat buzzing around on the Dart and have wanted to go on it and, as part of a Big Birthday celebration, I booked it for 11 of us. We had a seafood platter, cheese platter and meats platter to share....More

Thank AquaSuliser
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We hired the picnic boat for my husbands 60th Birthday. Great choice of picnic platters, we ordered the West Country platters & the seafood platter. Both excellent, the food was really tasty & varied. Kevin the 'captain' showed us points of interest to view on...More

Thank Pigott62
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a review of the "Romantic Hour for Two" with local dressed lobster (£165). When we saw the picnic boat advertised, we knew we had to give it a try. Sure, it's doesn't seem cheap (actually, it's really good value) but more of that...More

Thank J P
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My brother had booked The Picnic Boat for a private and personal family event, which was arranged for the remembrance of our late Mum. My brother discovered the Picnic Boat during a break in Dartmouth and arrangements were made to book an hour's trip. We...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We booked the boat as a surprise for our Mum's birthday. It was amazing from the moment we stepped on board. Out hosts were Suzy and Kevin, who were just lovely people. Friendly and warm and great sense of humour. The whole trip had a...More

Thank JSM1998
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This isn't your usual type of review as despite booking to go on The Picnic Boat we never actually made it! We booked a family cream tea with extra time for crabbing as a treat for my Mother in Law's 60th Birthday. It's not very...More

Thank Tracey H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you cater for Gluten and Dairy free diets?
7 August 2015|
Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
We do cater for gluten and dairy free diets
Sue W
How do you check availability?
16 July 2015|
Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
Just give me a call to see what availability we have 07968 752625 Regards Kevin
Naomi G
Is this running in March?
5 March 2015|
Response from Kevin W |
We actually start this weekend 7th March