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The Boat House

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1 The Parade | Parkgate, Neston, Neston CH64 6RN, England
+44 151 336 4187
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“lovely views” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 The Parade | Parkgate, Neston, Neston CH64 6RN, England
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Lunchtime with 15 colleagues, quick service, good food, value for money. Lovely setting with polite staff.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Called in for lunch on a weekday. The place was busy and the background noise in the conservatory gave the impression of a good atmosphere. Ordered a couple of drink the waitress was really nice and friendly and provided some advice regarding the mix and...More

Thank JEN7072OJ
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Went here tonight for tea and had a lovely rib eye steak and my partner had fish and chips with curry sauce both meals cooked to perfection complements to the chef and the staff where really nice and friendly. The views from the conservatory are...More

Thank Seffo63
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

First visit since the re-vamp and had a very enjoyable Sunday lunch. Food was good and staff friendly and helpful.

Thank IvorThom
Reviewed 5 September 2017

With a commanding panoramic view over the Dee Estuary with the various waders weaving and wheeling through the sky on a warm sunny August evening, as the sun began to slowly disappear behind the North Wales hills it was time to order food. I had...More

Thank francis m
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Over the past 12 months the quality of food has nosedived quicker than a bird on the marsh! Today's fish and chips were the last straw - and if it hadn't been for the queue further down the promenade we wouldn't have even given it...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Location perfect,service abismall,could not get our order right after coming out to check it three times, half hour wait between clearing the starters and serving the main course,food very average

Thank steadyboopbop
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were sat in the conservatory for our meal and couldn't have wished for a lovelier View as we sat eating we were looking across the water at North Wales. Food was ok but nothing special.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 21 July 2017

On Monday I booked a table for lunchtime today Friday 21st July at 1pm. I requested a table in the conservatory preferably by a window but was told this could not be guaranteed. On arrival today was told nothing available in the conservatory and we...More

1  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We go to the boathouse on various occasions. We've always been happy with the food, atmosphere, service and so on. It is advised to reserve in advance.

Thank Peter G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Parade | Parkgate, Neston, Neston CH64 6RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Neston
  • Phone Number: +44 151 336 4187
On the RSPB nature reserve, The Boathouse in Cheshire is a cosy haven for nature lovers and foodies alike. Wholesome British classics sit alongside fresh fish and shellfish favourites. Warm and inviting, the traditional pub restaurant is full of character, and features wood panelled walls, beamed ceilings and open fireplaces.
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