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July Offers

Check out some of our listed Eating and Drinking places- Pubs and restaurants with some great offers, specials as well as events & live music. Please mention The River Thames Guide.

Indian Fusion Tower Bridge
Special lunch (12 to 2:30 pm) Mon-Thurs (Fusion Thali menu). £6.95 for Vegetarian and £7.95 for non Veg, 20 % discount from a la carte menu. With 15% a la carte, Mon-Thursday.5:30/10:30pm.

The Miller of Mansfield- Goring near Reading
Nick's 9 Course Signature Menu
Savour don't scoff, is Nick's food motto. His kitchen's creativity will make you want to stop a while a taste everything bouncing around on your palate.
£60 per person available Monday-Saturday - please book at least 24 hours in advance
Stay a while
Stay two nights or more and we'll discount your last night's stay to just £80. Now that's worth staying a while for. Choose from our 13 individually designed bedrooms where our building's 18th century roots meet very 21st century tastes. 

The Prince of Wales -Hampton Court
Steak supper club
Every Tuesday we offer our Steak Supper Club. Join us for dinner for two with a choice of different steaks & a bottle wine to share for £35.

Above, City based Northbank Restaurant and Bar

Enjoy our new hot or cold Fruits de Mer platters for 2-6 diners on our Specials Menu at £29 per person.
Galloway Ribeye Steak, chips or salad and a drink for just £20.
5 – 6pm from Monday to Saturday
DON'T FORGET, ladies receive a complimentary glass of bubbly every Thursday in the bar from 6pm.
To book 020 7329 9299 or email

Above, Balls Brothers- London Bridge
Bottomless Brunch on the weekends
Join us from 10am Saturday and Sunday’s throughout the summer and enjoy a dish from our brunch menu – with the option of going bottomless! Click here to view the menu.
Happy Hour -Monday to Friday
Offer: 50% off Selected wines, £10 off Champagne. £4.50 cocktails, £5.00 champagne cocktails, £3.50 Becks bottle, £3.50 Pint of Beck Vier. Click here for other special offers.

Above, Blue River Café at the Thames Riviera Hotel-Maidenhead
Join us in July & August for a Summer of Live Music as The Blue River Café presents its Summer Sessions season! Every Friday night we’ll be hosting some fantastic live music acts and themed tribute nights! To see the whole schedule and find out more click here to view:
Kids Eat Free – all summer! Trying to find a child-friendly restaurant with an awesome kids menu and plenty of space outside to relax with all the family? The Blue River Café is your answer! Not only do we have fantastic riverside dining and a kids menu bursting with all their favourites but they can also EAT FREE! With every full paying adult your hungry little monsters will be very satisfied. Book your table here

The Miller Of Mansfield-Goring and Streatley
Ticket to ride
Visit us by train when you come for dinner and we’ll cover your train ticket (up to £10pp upon production of
a valid train ticket). We’ll also wave you off with a goodie bag for your journey home.Take the train – we’ll pay. Click here for more info.
Dinner, bed & breakfast
Enjoy a dinner worth savouring before taking just a few stairs to some of the most comfortable mattresses there are. Upgrade to Nick Galer's 9 course signature menu for an extra special treat. From £190B&B per couple. Click here for more details.

Above, The Beetle & Wedge Boathouse-Moulsford 
Steak and chips night -Tuesdays.
Fish & Chips Supper NightThursdays

The Petersham Hotel-Richmond
(All year round)
Fixed price menu £22.95 (two courses) £26.95 (three courses) Lunch and Dinner à la carte.Click here for all menu details.

Boating Offers:

Thames River Services
Thames River Services are currently offering 35% discount Monday-Friday when you book online.
For more information visit: 

Canal Boat Holidays
Wyvern Shipping operating on the Grand Union Canal are offering 10% off for early bookings until further notice Check details

Canal Cruising
Special Offers-Trent and Mersey Canal
1. CAMRA, IWA, C&RT save 10%, NHS STAFF, POLICE, RESCUE, FORCES members save 15% of your full priced Shortbreak/Weeks holiday and more.
To see more offers click -here

Above, June 25th The London Hong Kong Dragon Festival

For more events click here.

Looking for somewhere to book a Wedding, a Party or even a Corporate event? We have a number of beautiful venues along the Thames areas and Docklands that can cater for just that. View our Venues for Hire section here for places to book your event. If you found this useful please forward to a friend or tell them where to look for it.


With some many of us using screens large or small throughout the day and everyday, we are supporting the work of Moorfields Eye Hospital.Read about Eye Health here


Our photo (above) shows one of the crews from the Thames Barge Driving Race this month Saturday 15th July Info 


 More Eating & drinking Offers:

Above, The Stable - Brentford

Tuck in Tuesday menu from 5pm - £10 for selected pizza, 1/2 a pint or small glass of wine or a soft drink and a side salad.
Menu can be found here.

The Wheatsheaf & Pigeon-Staines
Tuesday Meal Deal- £8.95 including drink (6pm-9pm)
Check details)
10% discount to all RTG readers.
Live music play on alternate Saturday evenings from 9pm -Click here for gig details and Quiz nights every Sunday from 8pm.

Above,The Archduke- Southbank
Free Gigs details here . 
The Boaters Inn- Kingston
Jazz Nights
Every Sunday @ 8pm.
The Three Daws- Gravesend
Live gigs-
Click here to view The Three Daws website for more details and other events.
Studio 6 Restaurant Southbank
New menu includes a wide variety of Wines and Beers. Plus Vegetarian and Gluten free options are available. Click here to view the menu.
The Boat House- Chertsey
Kids Eat Free – all summer! The Boat House Restaurant is the best family restaurant in Chertsey! Not only does it boast a beautiful riverside terrace – with room for all the family, but we have a wonderful selection of tasty treats for the kids from our Kids menu. But we haven’t stopped there, with every paying adult, KIDS EAT FREE! So bring your hungry little monsters down this summer and save money! Book your table here
Brand New Summer Menu! Come try our delicious new dishes from Head Chef Stewart. Start with fresh crab meat mixed with crème fraiche, chives, lemon and focaccia, for main treat yourself to his pan-fried sea bream with lemon, shallot and tomato crushed potatoes, green vegetables and salsa verde. Room for dessert? Try our Mars Bar chocolate brownie and vanilla ice cream! Check out the full menu here
Fixed Price Lunch Deal – Enjoy 2 Courses for just £12.50 or 3 Courses for £15.50! Available Monday – Friday between 12-6:30pm. For more information and to see what’s included, check out the menu here

Le QuecumBar Battersea
Click here for more information plus all other up and coming gigs.

Above, Le Petit Nantais- Hampton Court
A special Lunchtime Frapas menu-All Plates £4.95-Available Wed-Sat Lunchtime only.
Click here for full details

The Queens Head- Weybridge
The July set menu is now available
A 2 course meal for just £11.95- plus £3.50 if you choose to add a starter or dessert with your meal.
Available Monday to Saturday until 6.30pm.
Click here for full details.

The Kings Head- Teddington
 A La Carte Menu is available. Click
here to view.

Locale Cucina Italian-South Bank
Happy hour Monday to Friday 5pm till 7pm, a good selection of cocktails for £4.50 and wine from £18 a bottle.
15% off food when dining off the a la carte menu at all times if they mention the River Thames Guide when booking.
Our terrace is now open, we do not take bookings as its first come first served.
For any questions please do not hesitate to contact Locale by email or phone 020 7401 6734 and ask to speak to Mat. Click here to view menus and offers.

Bygone Boating introduce Bernadette 2, their newly equipped self- drive boat (above).This is for those who have a little previous boating experience but are now looking for those little extra tradional touches. Available on the Upper Thames More info

Dragons and dragon boat racing Hong Kong style came to Docklands 25th June.(RTG photo above) More photos here
This colourful and inspiring event is just one of so many along the Thames this year. You can see more about Henley's Royal Regatta, the Henley Music Festival or the Trad Boat Rally

Other Thames towns events are also available here


Become a Friend of the Thames.
 Our photo is of dedicated ambulance staff who spent all day in case of any problems at this year's Boat Races. Just some of the many unsung heroes who support the big events along the Thames each year.

Nominate a friend for our Wall of Fame. Click here for more details.

With so many out on the river during summer, spare a thought for the many dedicated volunteers that keep us safe. Find out more

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