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The Boat Inn, Solihull

Hampton Lane
Postal town: Solihull
B91 2TJ
Phone: 01217050474
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Chef & Brewer (Spirit Pubs)

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Soup Dragon left this review about The Boat Inn

A large detached brick build, with some white and timber exterior and beer garden

The interior seemed to be open plan all around the bar and mainly set out for food. The decor was white, with wood panel, some brick and with ceiling and nice wood support beams. The decoration was supplied by lots of old photos, brass, plates and other ephemera. The service was very good, the clientele mixed - including families, but it is a foody place. The food was fine, though kids meal was a bit spartan.

Beer; tap stuff, with no MILD and Courage Best, untried, Davenports Drop of the Dragon, ok, as well as a very ecent drop of Adnams Christmas Star on handpull.

My family were required to eat somewhere close to the NEC whilst my eldest saw a concert - this place i remembered from 20 years ago and we tried it by chance. I enjoyed the beer and food and was made welcome - in a non-modern, yet still foody kind of place. If the same circumstances arose, i would go back.

On 24th December 2009 - no rating submitted
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location is best guess
Hampton-in-Arden, 2.09 miles, 40 min walk (show)
Solihull, 2.46 miles, 47 min walk (show)
Birmingham International, 2.97 miles, 57 min walk (show)
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14th Jun 2011, 14:13
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13th Jun 2011, 12:58
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  • CAMRA Discount : Yes - 10% - last updated 13 June 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 29 July 2013 by Dave McNally
Opening Hours
Sunday12noon - 10:30pm
Monday11am - 11pm
Tuesday11am - 11pm
Wednesday11am - 11pm
Thursday11am - 11pm
Friday11am - 11pm
Saturday11am - 11pm
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