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The Boathouse

££ - £££, British,
Rifle Road | Sale Water Park, Sale M33 2LX, England
+44 161 962 0118
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (41 reviews)
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Bar, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Rifle Road | Sale Water Park, Sale M33 2LX, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The usual four of us went for the Christmas menu. Starters were delicious. The mains were also good except for the ' frozen ' roast potatoes. Would have expected proper roasties from this restaurant. The other vegetables were lovely. We had a fantastic evening helped...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Musketeersx4
Reviewed yesterday

Really good food, generous portions, served hot on hot plates, excellent service, really friendly staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank spaceboy20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were able to serve a party of 30 guests quickly and efficiently. Meals were nicely presented, served hot and plentiful. Tables were also nicely decorated for the Christmas period. 100% satisfied.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brimar2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great , good service nice atmosphere Good place to take kids over looking Sale water park and good transport link with metro

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lisa1972_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely food, great service and very quick , food was really fresh and reasonably priced , would definitely recommend,

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wilmasprung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited The Boathouse with my family for a special occasion. We have been before, over a year ago and enjoyed ourselves so wanted to visit again as they do great steaks. I ordered lamb koftas for my starter, they looked lovely but were very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank amyhW7300SJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Table for five, Saturday night. The food was great as always, promptly delivered good sized portions and well presented. All of us enjoyed our orders. Staff were attentive and friendly (and plentiful) with a great atmosphere. A much needed nice evening out. We return every...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank martinsmith580
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our group's menu the only vegetarian starter = mushrooms the only vegetarian main = mushroom paella - only decent bit was a side salad. Please - it's 2018, have some imagination!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bitten74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here many times and I would always recommend to my family and friends, great service great food great atmosphere! 10/10 from me..

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dawnh212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attempted to attend the Boathouse on November 2nd with my daugher, with a baby and my niece. After the getting the pram out of the car, assembling it we appproached the lift side to be told the lift was out of order. A young...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pat B
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2018|
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Response from Amanda T | Reviewed this property |
No. But their car park is allowing dogging.
3 December 2016|
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Response from ManchesterMANKS | Reviewed this property |
Yes via a lift and the lift is on the same deck as the tables
3 December 2016|
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Response from norris4200 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and tables on the lower ground level, also access to toilets on ground level
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rifle Road | Sale Water Park, Sale M33 2LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Sale
  • Phone Number: +44 161 962 0118
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