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Ladywood
0.4 miles from Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
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PRICE RANGE
US$22 - US$81
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Gift Cards Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 13 November 2020 via mobile

Just before the lock down we enjoyed a very pleasant Sunday lunch and cruise along the Birmingham canals , the food was very wholesome and plentiful ,Roast beef followed the apple crumble delicious with thick custard washed down with a nice bottle of wine and...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 11 October 2020

Just enjoyed a delightful afternoon cruise around Birmingham’s central canal system A lovely lunch - tables were well spaced and staff very helpful and friendly

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 8 January 2020

Looking for something different for my 60th birthdya bash I booked the boat for dinner. It was beautifully set out and the staff were really friendly and looked after us very well. We had a 3 course meal during our 2 hours cruise around Birnghma...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 12 June 2019

What a wonderful experience. We hired the boat for a work social and had a great time. Gill and the crew made us all feel really welcome and couldn't have been more friendly. We didn't see a lot of what we passed due to use...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 9 June 2019 via mobile

Jill welcomed us,Rachel cooked fabulous food and Dani got us there! Took an American to show Birmingham at its best. A party of 5 girls who all agreed we will return. Food was a joy Rachel is a natural and the Vegie option wonderful. Dani...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 8 June 2019 via mobile

Great way to dine while enjoying cruise along the canal. Easy to park near by the boat. Lovely friendly staff and skipper. Good choice of menu with vegetarian options. Cooked on board and included cheese selection and coffee or tea. Would recommend.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 June 2019

We hired the boat for our own private party, 7 of the 12 guests were either blind or partially sighted, the staff were very helpful with getting everyone on board safely. The layout of the boat was surprisingly spacious and the tables set out nicely,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 29 May 2019

Jill went out of her way to accommodate my pre-Birthday bucket list request for my possibly last return visit to the UK from Canada. The food was excellent and the service was great. The Birmingham canal may not be the most salubrious waterway on which...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 8 April 2019

To celebrate our wedding anniversary I booked a three hour evening cruise and dining experience with Away2dine. To cruise around the waterway of Birmingham (which has more canals than Venice) having a romantic glass or two of champagne over a candle lit table and eating...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 12 March 2019

Birthday celebration - very well organised and relaxing trip. This is a slightly different way to hold a small celebration with your family/friends. The organisers cater for all comers - just let them know what you want foodwise and they'll do the rest. I recommend...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Dawn C
3 May 2017|
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Response from Away2dine | Property representative |
Lunch cruises board at 12 noon and the boat usually returns at around 3pm.
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philpaulineweb
2 May 2016|
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There is background music on board during public trips. On private charters you can have our music or provide your own. A minimum number of diners is required for each cruise to run and this number varies according to... More
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Sally S
23 February 2016|
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Meals are chosen on board on public dining cruises.
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  • Away2dine is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5