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“sunday lunch”(22 reviews)
“scones”(14 reviews)
“afternoon tea”(59 reviews)
Based in Worsley our family run company operates cruises along the historic Bridgewater canal from Worsley village, Boothstown, Sale, Dunham Massey and beyond. Francis Egerton is a luxury wide beam passenger vessel that can accommodate up to 32...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Barton Road | Hump Back Bridge, Worsley, Salford M28 2PD, England
+44 1942 878606
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All reviews sunday lunch scones afternoon tea relaxing afternoon canal boat food was lovely interesting commentary lovely trip licensed bar return journey trafford centre well stocked bar spend an afternoon my husband's birthday hour trip staff were excellent birthday treat
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my friend on the boat for her birthday. We had a birthday banner and balloon at our table which was a thoughtful touch. Had a fabulous time. Nice homemade food, friendly atmosphere and staff. Also got little facts about the canal as we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this trip for mu Mum's birthday. The boat was a lot more spacious than i thought it would be. The afternoon tea was delicious and the staff were very friendly. Would definately re-book another time. Maybe for Sunday lunch next time

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip was to celebrate my 75th birthday with family and friends . It was a superb cruise. Only criticism was that some of the beef was a little too pink and the knives need sharpening. Otherwise the staff were friendly , efficient and polite....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Sunday Lunch cruise food and service were excellent and saw so many interesting things along the canal.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful trip along the canal with Bridgewater Cruises. I went with my hubby and mum (for the Sunday lunch cruise) and we had a thoroughly enjoyable outing. The staff were 5*; the food was delicious and plentiful. The atmosphere was very relaxing. Interesting...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would highly recommend, lovely food and very friendly staff, good value for money. I purchased this for my husband's birthday and even though it was a rainy day we still enjoyed the trip. You can park up at a local pub just across the road...More

Thank christine t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 friends and I enjoyed our Afternoon Tea. Team kind and helpful. Food delicious and vegetarian option excellent.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service and food. Thoroughly enjoyed the occasion and will do it again. the boat was in first class condition,clean and the commentary was super.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked our cruise for my mum's 70th we took our twin grandsons, only 2 and a half and we all enjoyed the experience. we would all certainly do it again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recived excellent service on board the Francis Everton. The boat was very comfortable, warm and cosy. The afternoon tea was delicious and mostly all of it freshly made on board. Our tea and coffee cups were refilled more than once and so made this...More

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Response from Allan R | Reviewed this property |
hi I don't know best thing is to ring Bridgewater cruises sorry i canot be more help Allan
Susan T
19 April 2015|
Response from manchesterrigby |
The company have a new cruising luxury restaurant boat. They have some great Sunday Lunch or afternoon tea trips that you can book or you can hire the whole boat for yourself. All the prices/dates are available on their... More