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The Boaters

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came out with my partner for Valentines night, had the Wood Pigeon and Shetland Cod which was delicious. Live music set the atmosphere perfectly and the service was excellent. One of the best Valentine's nights we have had, thank you

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Poppy L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came to the boaters on Valentine’s day with my partner and was pleasantly surprised by how fantastic the service and food were. I have visited on several occasions but never made a proper evening of it until now. I had the surf and turf...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank selmaelh
Reviewed 2 days ago

The location of The Boaters is stunning, Thames Riverside dining at it's best. The pub itself was cosy and charming with a great ambience and friendly staff. The food was belly warmingly perfect after a Sunday afternoon stroll along the river with the dogs. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Helen D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited the boaters last Sunday eve for the first time with a few friends of mine and we had a lovely time! Albeit not in the best of states, as the majority of our party were hungover we had a really relaxed evening, the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Caryjane97
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and I travelled down for valentines evening (we had no booking as it was a last minute decision) we were brilliantly accommodated to though they were clearly rather busy. The food was brilliant and the service even better, very knowledgeable and great recommendations....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Adventurer606382
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have recently discovered the boaters. Whilst my girlfriend visited the shops in Kingston I wondered down the river, through Canbury Gardens and came across this lovely pub on the river in the park!! I found the staff welcoming and knowledgeable about the beer. There...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank spencer_s_w1979
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Boaters is our favourite Kingston pub. The staff are friendly, welcoming and efficient, the location is unbeatable and the food and wine is delicious. We decided it would be the ideal place for my partners 40th birthday lunch with some friends on a Sunday...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank katybagnall
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had the most fantastic family Sunday lunch at the Boaters last weekend. Friendly staff and attentive service will keep us coming back! We’ve been to every pub in the area for many years and this is right on top!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Grant D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just had the worst meal in a long time. Beetroot with cracker bread without goats cheese, fridge cold, tasted bland and more like mush for babies. The main arrived straight after the starter plate was cleared. Simply dreadful. Cod was nice, but the three shells...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank N G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my partner went to the Jazz night last Sunday, pleasantly surprised with a young northern lady with brown hair. It was a very good service, top notch food and a chuffing good atmosphere. Thank you very much !

Date of visit: February 2019
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September 13, 2018|
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Response from davidbD6401FL | Reviewed this property |
Only time I saw a tv was outside during the World Cup.
Grant F
March 14, 2018|
Response from BenB593 | Property representative |
There’s no parking at the pub as we are in the centre of Canbury Gardens but there is parking along the residential roads around the park such as Lower Ham Road & Woodside. It is metered though most of the time!
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