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Farndon Boathouse

North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
+44 1636 676578
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

4 of us mainly burgers and a couple of drinks excess £100... ouch. You do tend to wait a while for your food but don't feel rushed. Just don't go in feeling starving or you'll know about it. Not eaten here in years and asked...More

Thank davidlO824QC
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Decided to try The Boathouse on a whim on Thursday evening and managed to get a table without booking - bonus! Wine menu varied and priced well. Menu was very varied with appetisers/sharer plates and mains from pork loin to Thai fish curry. I chose...More

Thank Gingerfoodie999
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Tanqueray salmon starter was nothing short of fantastic. Lovely soft salmon accompanied by assorted cucumbers that amazingly provided wonderful tastes. However, a perfectly cooked chicken main had very dry potatoes and really needed something more moist to enhance it - dauphinoise and a jus?...More

Thank Steveh242424
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for my boyfriends birthday and met Laeth, the manager, whose last day it was working there. Laeth could not be more welcoming or attentive to our needs. We dined outside and heaters, candles are fairy lights were put on to create a beautiful romantic...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for my partners birthday and had a 3 course meal. Absolutely enjoyed the food! Staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

Thank van2nder
Reviewed 1 week ago

Celebrated a birthday with friends. The food was superb. Such a lovely location at the side of the river. Staff pleasant and food served very well. Will certainly return again

Thank gloria1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a couple of friends over for the weekend, and decided to take them to the Farndon Boathouse, which we hadn't visited for some years. We were served nice Sipsmiths Gin and tonics whilst waiting for our table, enjoying the busy atmosphere. With our order...More

Thank jezza79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for evening meal with parents.Too be honest I found food really bland.It was edible but bland.I had the trifle which was ok but instead of fresh anglaise,they'd used packet custard.Did not like at all

Thank 36bettyboo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited about 1ish and were immediately told they had a wedding party in and the wait to order would be approx 25 mins. We agreed to wait as at least we had been told at the onset. Lovely day watching these on the river...More

Thank 79farbnk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ended up here during a ride on our motorbikes, ample parking lovely location and beautiful decor. Room to sit outside and admire the river. Staff were attentive and food was beautiful. Would definitely return! Very impressed!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North End | Newark, Farndon, Newark-on-Trent NG24 3SX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Farndon
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 676578
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