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The Boat House Cafe Bar

Mill Stream Approach Castle Street | Just off Castle Street, Salisbury SP1 3TA, England
+44 1722 414782
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mill Stream Approach Castle Street | Just off Castle Street, Salisbury SP1 3TA, England
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Reviewed April 20, 2015

All four of us had roast dinners, 3chicken and one beef. All came with Yorkshire puds but we did have to ask for the roast potatoes. not sure if they had forgot to put on the plates or if they forgot to bring the bowl...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed April 12, 2015

We've made several visits and the reception, service and food is always excellent. It's best to be on the waterside terrace if the weather is favourable. The young lady who usually serves us is simply a delight ! Very useful spot, post Salisbury Market and...More

1  Thank MARTIN B
Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Sitting here in the boathouse with my other half .....having a lovely glass of wine ...watching the staff watch an elderly lady struggle up the stairs on her own listening to what i can only describe as up tempo ska music 😕 when it would...More

Thank Meekon666
Reviewed April 11, 2015

Visited the Boat House for the first time and I was pleasantly surprised at the standard of service. We received a friendly welcome and although the menu is small the quality of the food is excellent. The beer was well kept and a good selection....More

Thank Joe1723
Reviewed April 10, 2015

I have lived in Salisbury 17 years, this venue has been through a few changes, I think Afon was the best attempt, today was enjoyable, lovely welcome from the bar staff, menu was suitable for lunch and dinner, great beer, tried the American style craft...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Nice surroundings river running past. Nicely furnished. Didn't seem very clean beneath surface in bar and toilet area. Very poor patronage possibly due to the fact that staff were a little surly and it's pretty expensive compared to most other places in town. Would think...More

Thank Johnniegun1
Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We used out Tastecard for this visit which gave us 50 percent off. I can honestly say they couldn't be more obliging so helpful and said we could have anything off the menu. My husband had the belly pork - his verdict delicious. I had...More

Thank Karen E
Reviewed April 8, 2015

I've given this three stars on TripAdvisor, but in reality it deserves three and a half. It's a spacious building next to the river; with some seats for drinking but most of the floor space for dining tables. I didn't realise until I arrived (it's...More

Thank JonRambo
Reviewed March 20, 2015

We booked the dining room upstairs for an evening dinner party for 24. A nice size room for a small gathering. I will start by saying what a super evening we all had and there were no complaints. We were greeted with a smile and...More

Thank Crs C
Reviewed March 15, 2015

Very enjoyable lunch today. We hadn't booked but even though they were busy we were given a nice table. Set menu was good value and great tasting. All topped off with excellent service.

Thank Lyndsey NC H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Stream Approach Castle Street | Just off Castle Street, Salisbury SP1 3TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 414782
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