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The Boatside Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Warden, Hexham NE46 4SQ, England
+44 1434 602233
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mash” (8 reviews)
“yorkshire pud” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Warden, Hexham NE46 4SQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here with friends this afternoon Had two rounds of drinks and starter and main for four came to £94. Prawn cocktail was large but bland. Potato skins were acceptable Sunday lunch roast beef and pork were acceptable but no cracking on the pork. Sausage...More

Thank twiceydrinker2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit with our family, 4 adults and four grandchlldren, very family friendly, good surrounds and welcoming Staff.Food varied to suit all tastes including childrens menu. Service was fast and food well presented. We would certainly recommend it. We arrived early but...More

Thank Raymond G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table for 7.30 by phone and arrived early so we ordered a drink at the bar and made the staff aware that we had a table booked. We were taken to our table and given menus. We place out order and waited...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful old English pub nestled in the Northumbrian countryside. The gardens are lovely with vibrant hanging baskets everywhere. The staff were efficient and friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our lunch.

Thank wendy s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

new manager was so pleasant -- very busy pub and all tables booked BUT we were given a table for 1hr-- no problems-- served very fast with wonderful food beef was tender lunch plentiful and lovely yorkshire

1  Thank Carrie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the location and food were good I had a very disappointing experience because of the misleading information on the menu about gluten-free dishes. For me avoiding gluten isn't a fad - I have Coeliac Disease so it's a necessity, and I was thrilled to...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately the food is not quite as good althoughj still very nice. Problems were no chilli and very little garlic in sizzling chicken and no apricots or almonds in tagine.

Thank Arthur D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found food very expensive. £3 for one small scoop of ice cream and cheese board lacking variety or decent crackers. Also pricey pudding clearly not homemade. Staff not attentive either. Sorry!

1  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my partner for lunch late afternoon. We were told food was served all day, and managed to find a lovely table in the sun outside. The manager was spending time chatting with guests outside which added a lovely touch, and the...More

Thank OBHow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy Sunday lunch time but the service was excellent. The salmon was delicious. This pub is definitely worth a visit!

Thank Harriet T
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Questions & Answers
21 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Sarah B | Reviewed this property |
Yes,I was there last night and they have a variety of gluten free options. Food is amazing!
5 June 2017|
Response from anneingle21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open on a Sunday but you will have to book.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warden, Hexham NE46 4SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 602233
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