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The Boat Inn

Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
+44 1978 780666
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
“roast beef” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Before i start. I want to say that I've eaten at The Boat Inn in the past and really enjoyed it. On Sunday 13th we thought we would go to the boat for lunch. They start serving from 12pm, so we booked a table for...More

Thank John J
Reviewed yesterday

Great, off the beaten track establishment on the banks of the Dee. Lovely food, reasonable value. Will definitely return. Beautiful setting.

Thank Ange B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I ordered tea for two. milk came in cup and no hot water when asked if they had any jugs, run out come the reply. place is very unkempt

Thank susanrobinson90
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice setting for a drink on a sunny day, but other than that I would not bother. The roast dinner cost £13.95 and is a joke at that price. It comes out looking like a children's portion. I asked the waitress and she didn't really...More

1  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Down long very narrow dead ended road, some small signs but fortunately my Tom-Tom found it OK. Surprisingly large car and beautiful location along the river Dee and alongside very old church. Quite a few good picnic type tables outside. We had a Groupon coupon...More

Thank Lotuselanman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The boat is the most wonderful old. I remember going there throughout the 1970s and 80s and have always sitting outside on the banks of the river having a drink. I have had food there which has been excellent. When we visited in March the...More

1  Thank Carol T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on Sunday for lunch and were given a warm welcome and showed to our table (so far so good) our order was taken for 2 roast beef dinners and it wasn't very busy at 1pm so really didn't expect to wait over 45...More

1  Thank Flintshire67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out for a drive and found this gorgeous pub sited by the River Dee. It was like stepping back in time. What a find.... friendly staff, great food and a great selection of ales. Set at the side of the river the views are awesome....More

Thank Karl W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Telephoned to book a groupon voucher purchased in January, with a four month exp date. It was purchased with the intention of using it in May when the better weather arrived. Was told that the establishment was in dispute with Groupon and they were no...More

3  Thank richardlL1129WP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can’t thank Dominique enough for looking after us on our recent visit to the Boat restaurant, there was a bit of an initial mix up with our booking bus she was truly fantastic in sorting things out - thank you so much Dominique! The...More

2  Thank HappyTravellers222
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Questions & Answers
Anne J
April 25, 2017|
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Response from Bronwen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do in the bar area but I don't think dogs are allowed in dining area. Maybe give them a ring. As food is also served outside there are dogs around.
Bernie H
January 7, 2017|
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Response from Nicola W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bernie I have no idea I'm afraid you would have to call them but the food is fantastic
April 29, 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely ring them when we went a few Sunday's ago for lunch they were fully booked, if we hadn't Rez reed a table I thing we would have struggled or face a long wait....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boat Inn Nk, Erbistock, Wrexham LL13 0DL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Wrexham  >  Erbistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1978 780666
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