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The Rowbarge

$$ - $$$, British,
Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
+44 118 971 2213
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“mixed roast” (9 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (9 reviews)
“fish pie” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
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1 - 10 of 611 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a pleasant location for lunch - good food, perfect menu choices and well priced - add to that a lovely location on the canal - go there, you won't be disappointed!

Thank Jonathon D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Rowbarge having moored up nearby on a canal boat holiday. We had visited just for a drink on the way past initially but promised ourselves a re-visit on our return chug along the canal as we found the place really nice. Our...More

Thank boo-yeh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole event was a great success. It's a lovely pub, good beers, the bar staff engaged us as soon as we arrived. It was very busy, but the staff managed the afternoon very well. They were a little slow to clear between courses, but...More

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is great pub in a very nice pub in a nice location. The food was really great. We had the lamb shoulder and the sea trout and both were very well cooked and presented! Highly recommended!!!

Thank George73Greek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was good but the food is over priced the pork starter is very small for the price followed by lamb for £18 after scrapping the fat off the lamb there wasn't much meat left Dauphinois potatoes burnt on the bottom and cabbage had uncooked...More

Thank david c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great choice of beers and an opportunity to sample first was offered by a lovely barmaid. We also had a fishcake and bouillabaisse which were cooked and presented well. A lovely location next to the Kennet and easy parking.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great location. Just get there early and grab a table. BBQ food was fantastic. Bar service was a little slow. Will visit again.

Thank NickandSally96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic pub, location wise, and a pretty good place to stop and eat too. The food was tasty, good size portions and perfect place to meet and socialise with friends. In the summer this place is heaving as it’s on the river...More

Thank Marcus L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome location by the side of the Kennet & Avon canal with loads of out door seating and plenty of grass to sit on, run around - sleep on. We walk to the pub along the towpath, we take our 2 Jack Russell's. Dog friendly...More

Thank VacatEd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here in June which was great. Unfortunately our meal here this evening was disappointing. We booked a table for 7pm but it was not ready until 7.15pm. My husband and son ordered roast beef ( one of the reasons we chose the...More

Thank Judith B
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March 12, 2017|
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Response from notTheStig | Reviewed this property |
It's best to call them and book direct. They're very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rowbarge Station Road | Woolhampton, Reading RG7 5SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 971 2213
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