The Boat Inn

Walsall Road, Lichfield, United Kingdom, WS14 0BU
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Opening Information

Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Lunch Closed | Dinner 18:00- 21:30
Thursday - Sunday: Lunch 12.00 - 14.30 | Dinner 18.00 - 21.30

Bar Opening Hours
Wednesday: 18:00 - 22:00
Thursday - Sunday: 12.00 - 22.00

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Business Lunch
  • Dietary Needs Catered For

About The Boat Inn

The Restaurant will provide dishes of the highest quality. To include the 'Pub Classics', Sunday Lunches and further introduce a style of cooking influenced by fine dining restaurants from London to New York and Sydney to Copenhagen.

The goal of the restaurant is to provide the highest quality, locally sourced produce cooked with great care and presented in an innovative style to please the eye and satisfy the pallet.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 19 March 2020

Fabulous food, staff very professional and knowledgeable. Love this place

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

From the moment we walked in to the moment we left, brilliant! We will definitely be back 👍👍👍

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Only gave Atmosphere 3 as there was only 4 table’s occupied at time of booking. Undoubtedly would have given 5 if full.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

We have been twice in the past two weeks , I think that says it all .

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

all the food was great but the sticky toffee pudding was fantastic

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Absolutely fabulous place Had the 6 course taster menu with matched wines.Perfect

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Difficult to keep reviewing as this place is consistently brilliant!!!! The ox cheek for lunch on Saturday though......... WOW WOW WOW! Oh and the crab bisque...... 🤩 And not forgetting the custard tart and rhubarb..... 🏅

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

I booked a tasting meal and wine pairing for my mums 60th birthday. I live in Australia, so loved the fact I could buy vouchers and book everything for her online! She had a great night and is raving about how good the food and service was!! I'll be booking again when I'm back in the UK next on holidays.

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Thanks, excellent as usual

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Wonderful Food and Atmosphere, so nice to have somewhere local for that extra special meal or evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

Exceptional food and service - will definitely be returning!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

I go for the food and doubt I will ever be disappointed.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

This was our first visit and we were not disappointed. We went for Sunday lunch and would certainly go back. The staff were very attentive and the food was very good.

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Excellent food and service. Price is more than fair. Will certainly be coming back.

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Visited On Friday, 06 March 2020

Excellent as usual. Thanks

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Visited On Saturday, 15 February 2020

A really incredible experience here for my partners birthday. I am really in to my food and this was the first time I have booked at a high quality place. I was nervous about the price but it was completely worth it. The service was great and the food and drink were truly brilliant. I look forward to going my next visit.

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 March 2020

Great service great food but you should really accept American Express :)

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Visited On Monday, 02 March 2020

Can not rave about this place more. Fantastic night at the chef off event. The most incredible food Fantastic service. If you don’t try the boat inn you are missing out

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Wonderful!

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

Great place to eat all five star

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

The food was excellent and the personal service from the waiting staff and chefs was superb. Would highly recommend the Chefs table and tasting menu.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

This was our first visit. What a shame we have not found The Boat before now. We found everything exceptional and will be back. Thank you very much.

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

We had visited before with just 2 of us in the evening and had an amazing tasting menu. However, with a table of 11 for a double birthday celebration, I was disappointed with the service. We had to ask for things twice on 2 or 3 occasions. The portion sizes were a little odd with big variations in the sizes of the starters. The fish cake starter was bigger than one of the mains and no sides were recommended to go with the Hare Pie which looked a bit small with just a bit of cabbage. The food tasted great overall though.

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Visited On Friday, 28 February 2020

super lunch ....perfect balance of flavours and top quality ingredients...put together to produce a very tasty imaginative meal. Thank you too for owner/head chef Liam taking the time to welcome us and check on our meal

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