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March Offers

Check out some of our listed Eating and Drinking places here Pubs and restaurants with some great offers, specials as well as events & live music. Please mention The River Thames Guide ..and Mothers Day is 26th March.


Above, Blue River Café at the Thames Riviera Hotel-Maidenhead
Celebrate Mother’s Day at The Blue River Café,
Treat your mum to a wonderful day on Sunday 26th March. We’re open all day so make sure you take advantage of our great set menu. Book your table by calling us on 01628 674057
2 course £24 | 3 course £29
See what else is going on at The Blue River Café by visiting www.bluerivercafe.co.uk
Kids can eat for free
if you buy one main adult meal.
Click here for full details.


Above, The City Barge -Chiswick
Treat your mum to mother’s day at the Barge – March 26th a free gift for every mum.
Easter weekend at the Barge – Roasts, egg hunts and fun for all the family.


Above, Locale Cucina Italian-South Bank
Happy hour Monday to Friday 5pm till 7pm, a good selection of cocktails for £4.50, any wines we do by the glass for £18.00
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 county@localerestaurants.com or phone 020 7401 6734 and ask to speak to Mat
Click here to view menus and offers.


Above, The Beetle & Wedge Boathouse-Moulsford  Special room rate - £120 dinner B&B until 27th April
See http://eepurl.com/cgpJW1

Specials
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Steak and chips night -Tuesdays.
Fish & Chips Supper NightThursdays

The Boat House- Chertsey
Kids can eat for free
The Boathouse are also running a promotion where kids can eat for free if you buy one main adult meal.
Click here for more details and for menu


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

The Boaters Inn- Kingston
Jazz Nights
Every Sunday @ 8pm.
Balls Brothers- London Bridge
Happy Hour -Monday to Friday
5
pm-8pm
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.

The Horniman- London Bridge
The Horniman welcomes you this weekend and for every Six Nations game this year so you can watch all the action from the comfort of your favourite pub.
Burger deal
Which is a burger or chicken burger with a drink from £11 ( Soft drink also available )

Boating Offers:
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


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


Our picture of one of Oxford universities' wins (2009) of the annual Boat Race held every Spring. They didn’t do it last year but will Oxford win this year? See more about the Boat Races 2nd April here.




Narrowboat Dreams: A Journey North by England’s Waterways published July 2008 - £8.99
Overview
Steve Haywood escaped the routine of his life in London for a voyage of discovery along England’s inland waterways, travelling by traditional narrowboat. With irrepressible humour he describes the history of the canals, the characters he meets along the way, and the magic that makes England’s waterways so appealing.

We will be reviewing this book in the next update but if you would like to know about this book or others by the same author, click here.


There are lots of great activities throughout the whole of March. Please see Events.

 

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.



New web-site-Friends of the Thames.
Help us to help others appreciate the history and protect the future of the Thames.Nominate a friend for our Wall of Fame See www.friendsofthethames.co.uk

 

More Eating & drinking Offers:


The Boat House- Chertsey
Celebrate Mother’s Day at The Boat House Restaurant Treat your mum to a wonderful day on Sunday 26th March. We’re open all day so make sure you take advantage of our great set menu. Book your table by calling us on 01932 565644
2 course £24 | 3 course £29
See what else is going on at The Blue River Café by visiting www.boathousechertsey.com
Kids can eat for free
The Boathouse are also running a promotion where kids can eat for free if you buy one main adult meal.
Click here for more details and for menu.


Above, The Stable - Brentford

Tuck in Tuesday menu - £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.


Above,The Archduke- Southbank
Cocktail deal- running Sunday - Thursday from 5-7pm- all cocktails £5! Free Gigs details here . 

The Miller of Mansfield - Goring and Streatley
Mum’s the word -
Treat Mum to a delicious, a la carte Sunday lunch in the welcoming surrounds of The Miller. Mother’s Day lunch – from £34pp
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.MARCH ONLY: offer applies to hotel guests too! Take the train – we’ll pay- Click here for more info.

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.

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.

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

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


Above, City based Northbank Restaurant and Bar-
 is offering 2 courses for £22.50 inc glass of Prosecco until the end of March. Don’t forget, ladies receive a complimentary glass of bubbly every Thursday in the bar from 6pm.
To book 020 7329 9299 or email info@northbankrestaurant.com


Above,The Queens Head- Weybridge
Pub Quiz!
(£1.50 entry fee per person)
Click
here
to view for more details.
A new set menu is now available
A 2 course meal for just £10.95- plus £3.50 if you choose to add a starter or dessert with your meal. Click here for full details.


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

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.


Above,The Wheatsheaf & Pigeon-Staines
Buy one get one free on 330ml Coke/Diet Coke/Coke Zero/Midnight Amber J20/Becks Blue
Tuesday night - Meal Deal £8.95 including drink. (Check details)
Wine Wednesdays - Buy two large glasses get the rest of the bottle for free
Thursday Steak night (£9.95)

& 10% discount to all RTG readers.
Live music every Saturday evenings from 9pm -Click here for gig details and Quiz nights every Sunday from 8.30pm.

If you are visiting the London Excel centre at Royal Victoria Dock for exhibitions or any other events you can find Zero Sette-restaurant nearby. DLR  Royal Victoria Dock & Custom House, respectively.




One Man and His Narrowboat: Slowing Down Time on England’s Waterways published April 2009 - £9.99
Overview
Inspired by Tom Holt, who took to the canals on a journey immortalised in the book 'Narrow Boat', Steve sets out from Oxford to explore what makes the English… well, so English! Prepare for a generous helping of mayhem, mishaps and the staple of every English summer: torrential rain.
We will be reviewing this book in the next update but if you would like to know about this book or others by the same author, click here.


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

Its more than just a blinking nuisance because untreated, it makes some suffers effectively blind from time to time -although their sight is often fine!

Read more about it here

 

    

  

 

  

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