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Blue River Cafe

The Bridge Bridge Road, Maidenhead SL6 8DW, England
+44 1628 674057
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“thames riviera” (18 reviews)
“taste card” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Bridge Bridge Road, Maidenhead SL6 8DW, England
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1 - 10 of 644 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely awful experience. Slow service at bar and in the restaurant. Food cold when it arrived, was not offered any condiments, had to find someone to ask. Food was returned, at the extremely high price of a Christmas lunch, this was not acceptable. Food was...More

Thank sharon s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the time we booked to go to the Blue River Cafe for Christmas Day the warning signs were there. The events coordinator was unhelpful and disorganised. I had to chase her to make sure our booking was confirmed and on the day we were...More

Thank Helena14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 generations of our family had a lovely pre Christmas family meal at The Blue River Cafe today. We had delicious food, everything was clean and above all the waitress Marta was a very nice girl who looked after us all very well. We will...More

Thank joannegb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended the Blue River Cafe with my family for lunch today and was served by such a lovely lady named Marta. She was thorough, friendly and my children loved her! We were really impressed by the extra mile that she went to each time...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I never post restaurant reviews but because of my experience I feel I had to review this one. Been here a couple of times previously the service has always been poor but the food was excellent on both occasions. We booked a table of six...More

Thank ilovestotravel83
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

After a morning shopping we stopped off for a quick lunch, only quick it wasn’t but I also need to say when the food eventually arrived it was good, in-fact the Steak & ale pie was one of the best I have eaten in a...More

Thank suzytoo
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very poor restaurant. The service is awful - there is only one waitress and she is stressed and lots of wrong orders and delayed service (order and food). Food is very average.

1  Thank Carlos The M
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Myself, i would avoid this place but it's local and the food is good enough & reasonably priced... So I'm pleased to say that 'nothing changes'. Staff are still slow and inattentive but that is overcome by the food... At least by now i know...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Went for a meet with someone in the bar who was late, luckily.. After 20 mins and having completely read the free newspaper near the bar no staff showed up at all during that time.. Left and reconvened at the Thames hotel up the road..

Thank stevebegg
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We first went to the Blue River for an Amy Winehouse tribute evening which included food. £25 all in, so we were not expecting too much and although the menu was limited the food was surprisingly good. On that basis we thought we would return...More

Thank Lisa W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bridge Bridge Road, Maidenhead SL6 8DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Windsor and Maidenhead  >  Maidenhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 674057
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Description
Located on the River Thames, it has the ideal scenery with a large beer garden and terrace perfect for summer dining. Indoors is spacious, with comfy seating areas and live sports throughout the day. Live music is also available on Friday evenings in our bar area.
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