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Waterfront Restaurant and Bar

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Union wharf, Market Harborough LE16 7UW, England
01858 434702
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here Sunday 17th, called in around 2pm with no reservation thinking we'd get turned away but manager was really polite and found us a table straight away. It was extremely busy and the atmosphere was great! 3 meat choices available, and some lovely pigs in blankets, great sized yorkshire pudding and all the trimmings. For £10.50 I had... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on spec and asked for a table at 6pm on Saturday nuight, they were fully booked, but managed to fit us in. The food was excellent.

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Ruthin, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food wasn't great and the service was almost non existent. I has belly pork on the waiters recommendation, it was the worst belly pork dish that I have ever had.Poorly cooked, mainly greasy fat and served with some vegetables that had had every last drop of flavour cooked out of them.

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Derbyshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

8 of our family members had a re-union Sunday meal here. Despite being a Sunday there was a full menu, not just the carvery which did seem very extensive. Varied choices of starters, main courses and desserts were of exceptional quality and size. In particular the Chicken Ballotine and 3 burgers we had were wonderful. Chips ( in my experience,... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Waterfront for Sunday carvery on 10 July. After selecting beef, the chef carved one small but thick slice of beef (which was at the end of a joint and had possibly been on the hot plate for some time) and that was it. The meat was dry and impossible to cut as it was not carved correctly.... More 

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Thank lizzie162016
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten here before and loved it, but totally disappointed this evening. Portions have shrunk and prices are too high for what is actually provided. Fish portion was tiny and full of bones, staff all very young and lacking in experience to cope with individual needs of customers. Was given a free dessert by way of apology, but it was... More 

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on Saturday evening after making a reservation. The restaurant was full inside, outside tables were empty. The food was good but expensive compared to other restaurants in Harborough. One of the woman customers was a bit worse for wear and started swearing and threatening another customer , she was quickly asked to leave. The young staff were really good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to end up in Market Harborough on a Sunday drive and looked on here for where we could have a late Sunday lunch. So glad we found this place. The Salmon dish I had melted in my mouth and my better half had the Carvery which she really enjoyed. Lovely relaxed atmosphere, great wine and gorgeous food. Highly... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for early evening dinner and was delighted with pleasant staff who gave excellent service, were attentive throughout and efficient at the right pace. Food chosen from varied menu was very good qualiy and well priced Location was scenic overlooking canal basin with an interior that was modern, stylish but intimate Would strongly recommend not to miss Thanks to all... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden away off the road at the Union Wharf, you wouldn't realise this little gem was there if just driving by. Lovely location overlooking the water and the canal boats. Reasonable menu with adequate choice at £11 pp for two courses. We had the beer battered Cod and Chips which was served imaginatively and the chunky chips were really good.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
British, Seafood, International, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union wharf, Market Harborough LE16 7UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: 01858 434702

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