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Harts Boatyard

$$ - $$$, British,
Harts Boatyard Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4ES, England
+44 20 8399 7515
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (16 reviews)
“lamb” (9 reviews)
“the river” (155 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Harts Boatyard Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4ES, England
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1 - 10 of 713 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a Saturday evening meal. Hadn't booked but found a nice table by the window with a good view of the river. The decor was attractive and comfortable.We were n't overwhelmed by the choice on the menu but having said that, we were pleased...More

Thank Lynne A
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your feedback Lynne. Looking forward to having you back at The Harts Boatyard again soon. Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit for over a year, as previously there was a lack of staff and you had to wait for everything. But, on our recent visit this has all changed and we had an enjoyable and relaxed meal. No waiting for orders...More

Thank Brian F
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for such positive feedback Brian. We have had a change in management in the past year, so perhaps this could have something to do with it. Looking forward to having you back again soon. Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a fair few times. Menu has changed a fair amount over the years, as have my dining experiences. Overall pretty good value for money, friendly staff, and lovely location. Burger is poor though. Fish and chips highly recommended. Deserts are also good here....More

Thank wilesto
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback Wiliesto, I'll be sure to pass this on to our head chef and the remainder of my management team to improve our standards. I hope to see you back at The Harts Boatyard again soon. Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like having a drink or two here specially in the summer due to its great location and outside seating facing the riverside. The place is clean and always has customers. The type of people I have always seen here look very nice and is...More

Thank Zabih J
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for such a great review Zabih. Really looking forward to having you back at The Harts Boatyard to enjoy our food and the wonderful view! Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, good service and a great location if you love the river. Good for a group booking as the have an upstairs restaurant & spacious outside area.

Thank Hold1971AHeart
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the fantastic review. Looking forward to having you back at The Harts Boatyard again soon! Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed September 12, 2017

I recently visited this restaurant with my family to celebrate my 30th birthday and my parent's 35th wedding anniversary and we were all extremely impressed at the great service we received and amazing food. As it was for two special occasions we had asked if...More

Thank RebeccaE1987
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this fantastic review Rebecca! I'll be sure to pass on your kind words to my team, and looking forward to seeing you back at The Harts Boatyard again soon. Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed September 11, 2017

We walked in, I got menu's from right in front of the two bar staff where you order and we sat down to decide. 7 minutes later I walked up to order and they told me the kitchen closed 2 minutes ago. They watched all...More

Thank Tellenbach
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Hi Tellenbach, I am so sorry to hear this. I believe you have spoken to Dom Boyes at site already regarding this, but if I can be of any more assistance please do let me know. Kind regards, Antony Butcher General Manager The Harts Boatyard

Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We were served by Aden for our parents 30th wedding anniversary meal this evening. He was accomodating and let us decorate the table early and bring an anniversary cake along. He was attentive, interested, friendly and congratulated my parents on their 30 years of marriage!...More

Thank Jess K
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thanks for such a fantastic review Jess. Looking forward to having you back at The Harts Boatyard. Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place to have a drink and meet friends, the staff are always very nice and polite and the food always superb. Nice to sit out side on summer days and just enjoy the view!!

Thank Jane G
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thanks for the fantastic review Jane. So looking forward to having you back at The Harts Boatyard again soon! Best, Antony General Manager

Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

I have lived locally for many years and the service has always been slow at the bar and pretty poor in the restaurant. It's a shame because the food is generally good. Last time I tried the restaurant it was over a year ago and...More

Thank Gini B
General Manager A, Manager at Harts Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you for your feedback Gini. It is only through feedback like your that we are able to make adjustments and improvements to the service we provide out valued guests. I’m sorry to hear of your disappointing experience with us recently, I hope your visit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harts Boatyard Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Kingston upon Thames  >  Surbiton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8399 7515
  • E-mail
Description
An idyllic retreat set in beautiful country house-style surroundings,Harts Boatyard serves a menu of gourmet European recipes. Trained in high-class cookery schools in Spain and Italy, the chefs bring a wealth of experience, and demonstrate knowledge of a breadth of classic and complex cooking techniques. Partnering with Rothschild wine merchants, guests can choose a bottle from the well-stocked cellar.
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