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Really nice friendly place

Nice clean boating lake cafe. Friendly helpful staff. Good coffee and lovely cakes. Outside... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2018
Anrolc
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

The café is very clean with a nice modern décor but lacking any personalisation. Staff where... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
maddox66
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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All reviews feed the ducks round the lake under new management lovely lake model boats nice walk corby town centre lovely place only down side small cafe cakes fishing carp herons lakeside park rods
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to meet people and just sit ansd soak up the sun on a fine day, lovely ducks to watch and play area for children. Cafe ther if you want food and drink.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jaynesheldonagain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We use the cafe most weeks . In the Summer we sit on the raised seating area above the lake and watch the wildlife . On cooler days we sit inside and are always given a warm welcome served with great food and delicious coffee...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TOMNSUE472
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t live in corby so thought we’d follow the police and other people to the lake assuming maybe this was the torchblwd procession (it definitely wasn’t). Police soon disappeared and as we got nearer there was NO lighting at all. It was a a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kellec29
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Nice clean boating lake cafe. Friendly helpful staff. Good coffee and lovely cakes. Outside seating also.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anrolc
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The café is very clean with a nice modern décor but lacking any personalisation. Staff where friendly and welcoming. The Café has an excellent breakfast menu and very reasonably priced. The food was well presented tasty and hot. There are also a good range of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maddox66
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Not far from the concrete of Corby town centre, 4 minutes through the woods or along the A427 if you're in a car will take you to the Boating Lake. Created in the early 1970's it was a lake for small rowing boats to take...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chuckofcorby
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Since the restaurant at the Corby Boating Lake has been taken over there has been a 100% improvement in the food. I also love the changes they have made inside which makes it so much cleaner and fresher looking. Food is exceptionally good value for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KThomas575
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The boating lake at Corby is a great place for all ages there is a small swing park for toddlers, if your into fishing a good place, also if you just want to stroll round and see the ducks it great for that free parking...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank maggiegee123
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Took a walk round this lovely lake .Was delighted to a heron then another.Plenty of people about with kids feeding the ducks.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hyaciinth
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to take my Grandaughter for lunch. After going through the usual list we decided on the boating lake, mainly because it was nearby. Well what a lovely surprise we got, lovely and clean, nice furniture and polite staff. We had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Lauren G
14 April 2018|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay I missed your question. I don’t think they have much in the way of vegetarian options. But they are very accommodating and I’m sure would make special effort.
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Response from nickfL6998KP | Reviewed this property |
Trout is the best catch
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