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Waterfront Restaurant and Bar

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Union Wharf, Market Harborough LE16 7UW, England
+44 1858 434702
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'd visited the Waterfront once before, years ago. On this occasion my wife and I were meeting with some friends for lunch. The pub is situated at the northern edge of Market Harborough on the canalside. All of us in the party opted for the lunchtime deal of two courses for £11.50. My starter was a very pleasant duck pate... More 

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came to the Waterfront for a pre-Christmas party with friends and family, taking the upstairs part of the restaurant. Entrance was right next to the bar, which makes for a quick easy order as you walk through. There is ample choice of gins, with around 50 different kinds being displayed and offered, and being somewhat a fan of gins,... More 

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Thank TheSkiingPilot
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our evening, buffet was excellent, and service. The Ollie Murs tribute made our night he was great

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Thank vwood2016
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had our work Christmas party in the upstairs private room. Such a lovely room and with its own private bar. Chose here for the party as it had the best and also cheapest party menu in Harborough. The food was amazing so tasty and plenty of it! Staff were great so attentive, helpful and very professional! Can't wait to... More 

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Thank Sophie B
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a late afternoon snack with a drink and the staff and the food were great. It must be great in the summertime sat by the canal and marina.

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Thank Mark B
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a local place for me and I visit with my partner for coffee quite frequently because the location in the canal is exquisite. We are always greeted warmly and staff can never do enough for us! I came here for lunch for my birthday which was low key and we had a very lovely meal together so I'm... More 

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Thank Dr0wl
Dalyan, Turkey
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a really attractive location on the canal. I've eaten there before and enjoyed the experience. This time the service was slow and inept. One of our party is vegan, one a fish-eating vegetarian who is gluten intolerant. We informed the staff on this in booking 3 weeks before. We reminded them again on the morning of the... More 

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Thank Truth S
Desborough, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal and great service. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. We were a little surprised it wasn't busy and wondered if there had been problems but everything was good. A relaxing enjoyable start to the seasons festivities.

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Thank Ann S
Kibworth Harcourt, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant last week. The venison pie was very tasty. The pork belly was amazing!! Deserts were great too. Tried the fig cheesecake. Waiters were very attentive and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. Would most definitely visit again.

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Thank slatersarah3
Northamptonshire
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

The food is wonderful and the staff so helpful and afterwards a nice walk along the canal what could be better Have taken family here as well and they were very accommodating with your children too

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Thank Jill U

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
British, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Wharf, Market Harborough LE16 7UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1858 434702

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?