We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Ragley Boat Stop

) #170 of 469 Restaurants in Derby ££ - £££ Steakhouse, British,
Deepdale Lane | Barrow on Trent, Derby DE73 7FY, England
+44 1332 703919
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“t bone” (12 reviews)
“fajitas” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, British, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Deepdale Lane | Barrow on Trent, Derby DE73 7FY, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (521)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went one Sunday afternoon. The food was OK, eatable and my partners steak was spot on. The problem was other diners. Some families let their kids scream all the time, even swearing at their children it was awful for other diners

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having passed by many times while on a canal boat, finally found what this place was and visited for dinner. Looks quite posh from the canal and well maintained but was a disappointment. the staff were helpful, friendly and efficient. We decided to sit outside...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner visit the ragley boat shop regularly with both family and friends. It is always a very welcoming pub, with superb food served up every time! And the puddings are a good call too. All in all a very good pub for...More

Thank nayxoxo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My in-laws treated me to lunch today as it's my birthday. We ordered a few steaks and mixed grills. I asked for my steak to be medium... it came out super well done and I could barely eat it as it was incredibly chewy! I...More

Thank Sherrie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner visited here through the week on a Tuesday lunch time. We both had a steak each and have to say they were cooked to perfection. Could not fault the meal, and the place was so nice. We will certainly be back....More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made an account just to post this review because I'm so impressed. It's been a fair few years since visiting the Ragley last and it was a mediocre experience at best and I've avoided it ever since but I was convinced by a friend of...More

Thank jennyh1271
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is excellent for canal boaters with mooring right outside just a Jane it's not named in the Nicholson guide ( something the owners should rectify) . We went with friend a casual atmosphere, comprehensive menu and freshly cooked food which was excellent value...More

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hadn't been to 'The Ragley' for over 20 years(it was never much good back then) but wow what a change, smart, clean and inviting, great menu choice, super efficient staff and the quality of the food was fantastic and not overly pricey. Will definately be...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Normally really impressed with Ragley but this time was a disappointment, there was 3 of us this time and it was fairly busy, one of us ordered a 12oz steak med-rare and when it came out to the table it was over cooked, my mate...More

Thank 1,882,017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was great a few years back but now it's hit and miss, today was a miss! Hygiene let them down repeatedly, dirty glasses, filthy steak knives, disgusting forks. Put me off my food before I started!!! The wait time was horrendous, in a...More

Thank Lucy D
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The John Thompson Inn & Brewery
58 reviews
1.50 miles away
The Bubble Inn Pub and Restaurant
393 reviews
1.30 miles away
Nadee Restaurant
116 reviews
2.18 miles away
The Lawns Hotel
98 reviews
2.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Trent Adventure
44 reviews
.74 miles away
Calke Abbey
1,790 reviews
2.00 miles away
Mercia Marina
196 reviews
2.75 miles away
The Red Lion, Repton
20 reviews
3.32 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kaz S
17 January 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Mellie1122 | Reviewed this property |
no
0
Votes
Kaz S
17 January 2016|
Answer
Response from Bobster1946 | Reviewed this property |
No it is not necessary, I would recommend if it is a really nice day due to its location
-1
Votes
Gillian L
23 May 2015|
Answer
Response from PippaKHT | Property representative |
We don't do a carvery. All our menus are on our website. Remember to join our email club so you can print out vouchers.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$32
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Deepdale Lane | Barrow on Trent, Derby DE73 7FY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 703919
  • E-mail
Description
A warm welcome awaits you at The Ragley Boat Stop, a spacious pub with relaxing sofas, lots of eating areas, a magnificent garden sloping down to the Trent and Mersey Canal and a super balcony where you can relax and watch the world go by. A superb place to meet your friends for lunch, a night out, or a relaxing afternoon escape with the children. Go on come and visit us!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing