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Reviewed July 29, 2020 via mobile

Such a great way to spend an hour followed with an amazing healthy lunch that has such value. I am hooked on the kayaks. The Herr’s make it even better with their friendly service doing whatever they can to make your time with them as...enjoyable as possible. THANKSMore

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed August 19, 2019

My wife and I had lunch on the patio after we took a river tour. We had the Hamlet sandwiches which were fresh and nicely made. Fresh fruit accompanied our sandwiches and it was an easy option to have lunch after the boat tour. If...you found this review helpful, please let me know by clicking on the thumbs up button below. Thanks!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

1$ soft ice cream cones. Quite and peaceful. Offers other food and also board canoe rentals. Would recommend as its park of the waterfront park.

Date of visit: August 2019
Deb H, Owner at Boathouse Riverside Patio, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2019

Thank you for your review we try and make it affordable for families. Cheers.

Reviewed July 21, 2019

Went there for the cruise and were more than pleased. Safe, comfortable, pontoon boat and a cruise at a comfortable pace. Good value and comfortable surroundings, pleasant staff, what more could you want. Oh yeah a $1 soft cone.

Date of visit: July 2019
Deb H, Owner at Boathouse Riverside Patio, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

We aim too please, thanks for coming down hope to see you again, cheers,Deb and Frank.

Reviewed July 2, 2019

We got ice cream cones for a dollar each just before our cruise. Place is protected from sun and rain with comfortable chairs. It is clean. We also noticed table service for coffee refills, wow; now where do you see that? If ever !!

Date of visit: June 2019
Deb H, Owner at Boathouse Riverside Patio, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2019

Thank you for your kind review we aim to please.

Reviewed October 29, 2018

In the nice weather this little oasis can be packed so I shouldn't maybe share this place. But service and food are great and need to be praised. Simple sandwiches and burgers, no liquor, wine or beer but a gem

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Spent the late afternoon in the area of the Patio. Quiet, beautiful grounds ..... Celebrated a birthday and it was fantastic. Thank you

Date of visit: September 2018
Deb H, Owner at Boathouse Riverside Patio, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

You are welcome and thank you for the review. Happy Birthday!

Reviewed August 15, 2018

at the place you can rent paddle boats, canoes and kayaks and paddle down the beautiful Avon River where you will see the world famous Stratford Shakespearean Theater. Swan tend to swim right up to your boat and are very freindly. After you can stop...at the Riverside Patio and enjoy the view as you eat a choice of barbecued of cold food as well as ice cream and non alcoholic drinks. On weekends the is live music playing near by. Only negative I can see is the canoe trip was not long enough ( I like to canoe for long distances)More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We had two excellent sandwiches today with great portion sizes. We absolutely loved it, the only thing that I hope they will change is that the takeaway containers are made of styrofoam. I believe people would gladly pay the little extra to have packaging that...doesn't damage our planet and that the Boathouse would feel they are making a difference as well!More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

today we were in Stratford. It was a very hot day. We we to the boathouse to get ice cream and a drink. We sat down at a table to enjoy our treats and after 2 minutes we were asked to leave since we did...not order food. Interestingly enough there was an elderly couple at the table beside us that had not purchased anything, yet we were asked to leave. Won't go back ever. We even called this room the managers attention and he told us we were welcome to sit up top in the sun. Thanks for nothing.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Deb H, Owner at Boathouse Riverside Patio, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

We kindly ask them to use another set of tables for icecream orders and not the tables used for the food orders. As you can appreciate we have limited tables for the food orders. Cheers, Frank Herr

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Response from Deb H | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We do not accept credit cards, but we accept American currency and we do give exchange on the money. Thanks deb
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Boathouse Riverside Patio is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 5