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1 The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6RN, England
0151 336 4187
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine

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  • 28
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  • 22
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent

Just been for lunch at The Boathouse in Parkgate and will be recommending it to all my friends and colleagues.Lovely atmosphere and pleasant staff , plus lovely food and great views across the Dee estuary.Would recommend booking as we were surprised how busy it was, shall definitely be making a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
jenall
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Chester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Heswall, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Had a really great meal at the Boathouse last night 15th April, best ever rib eye steak, and leak and ham pie very good, starters and deserts excellent. Staff really efficient nothing was too much trouble, only a few miles away from home MUST GO MORE OFTEN. Thank you

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Chester, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Just been for lunch at The Boathouse in Parkgate and will be recommending it to all my friends and colleagues.Lovely atmosphere and pleasant staff , plus lovely food and great views across the Dee estuary.Would recommend booking as we were surprised how busy it was, shall definitely be making a return visit.

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wirral
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

On the mailing list for all the offers so we eat here quite often. Even without the offers we would still eat here on a regular basis as the food is always good, the staff friendly and helpful and the location with the views over the Dee Estuary to Wales simply wonderful. Highly recommended.

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The restaurant setting is very pleasant looking over the marshes to Wales. The staff were mostly very friendly and helpful. Service was fast and the food was much better than expected. My wife who is from Latvia is exceptionally fussy about fresh fish and in 10 years has never found a decent fish restaurant in UK so she was so... More 

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Liverpool
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Few visits to this lovely pub which looks over to Wales :-) Good choices you can find a cosy corner or sit in the more formal conservatory for sunday lunch which gets quite packed.. We have found week days to be enjoyable as it is quieter and easy to find a cosy corner.. outside seats available and parking spaces

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The entertainment was outstanding, the food was delicious and well presented but the service was very slow to our table - I think, in part, because the restaurant was very full and very busy. The staff are lovely. We'll certainly be visiting again.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Have eaten here a few times but not for a while. Good quality food especially known for fish dishes. Imaginative specials. If possible ask for a window seat if going during daylight. Service is always good and courteous

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Took mum-in-law for lunch on Saturday, didn't think to book & restaurant full. Lots of apologies from very friendly staff who directed us to table in bar area. This was fine, in fact much quieter than restaurant would have been & suited our needs. Menu had nice variety of sandwiches & a few cooked dishes, including "light bites" smaller portions.... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Had a lovely meal here last night. Food really good, wine excellent, best chardonnay ive ever tasted. Staff friendly. Went through to pub area afterwards. My favourite pub restaurant in wirral. Would recommend.

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england
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

a member of our family was celebrating a Birthday so seven of us met for Sunday Lunch. We had booked well ahead and had a table in the conservatory. The food was excellent with an extensive menu. The staff were very attentive and they coped very well as the restaurant was full. The restaurant is right on the front with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 The Parade, Parkgate CH64 6RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Parkgate
  • Phone Number: 0151 336 4187

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine

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