The Boat Inn Canal Rd Thrupp Kidlington Oxfordshire OX5 1JY
Tel : 01865 374279
’ Fabulous family run canal side pub ’
Award Winning Sunday Carvery
Landlord John and his team offer a warm and friendly welcome to all customers old and new alike.The Boat Inn, set alongside the beautiful Southern Oxford Canal, is a family and dog friendly canal side country pub which has retained it’s traditional character and local appeal.Following it's success last year the Morris Men are back on 9th July. You can see highlights of the Morris men visit and free Folk Night (every 4th Sunday of the month) on our new video page.
Our unique and beautiful setting makes the Boat Inn an ideal watering hole for walkers and hikers to enjoy a tasty meal, a refreshing drink or a comforting warm by our roaring log fires.
We have an enviable reputation for serving the best quality traditional pub fare at the keenest prices. Wherever possible all produce is locally sourced and cooked to perfection. Our new 'Vegetarian Selection' and 'Specials Board' means that there is something for everyone. And, of course, we can look after the children as well. Take a look at our menu. Our large fully enclosed garden is perfect for a relaxed afternoon in the sun.
As a member of the bespoke Greene King Head Brewer’s Club, and being Cask Marque accredited, The Boat Inn houses some of the best Greene King Cask Ales, including IPA, Old Trip, and Golden Hen and we have a constantly changing guest ale. We also have a complement of premium continental lagers on tap, Becks Vier and Kronenbourg 1664. Our wines, which include all the traditional favourites, are personally selected to form perfect accompaniments to all dishes on our menu.
The Boat Inn has also featured a number of times in the popular, detective drama series Inspector Morse, based on a series of novels by Colin Dexter. It starred John Thaw as Chief Inspector Morse and Kevin Whately as Sergeant Lewis. Our 'Morse' dining room has several photo's of scenes from the series that featured The Boat Inn.
Come and join us for good food, real ales, great wines, great company, fabulous hospitality and a relaxing time away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life - you won’t be disappointed!
Opening Times Mon - Sun : 11am - 11.30pm Food Served Mon - Fri : 12pm - 3pm & 6pm - 9pm Sat - Sun : 12pm - 9pm
The Boat Inn, Canal Rd, Thrupp, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5 1JY