Sunday Lunch Cruises on the Thames

Enjoy a traditional roast Sunday Lunch on the river. Join us for a relaxing cruise on the river as you are served lunch, freshly prepared, locally sourced and homemade by the passionate chefs from 3 Love Food. Traditional, great food served in a stunning setting as we meander through Wind in the Willows country.

Sunday Lunch Cruises Upcoming Dates


Timetable Changes – We have temporarily suspended ticket sales for this cruise. We hope to operate Sunday Lunch cruises as planned from September with lower capacity. We will re-launch tickets shortly. Please check back soon for an update.



2020 – 22nd March – Cancelled, 12th April – Cancelled, 24th May – Cancelled, 21st June, 19th July- Cancelled, 16th August, 13th September, 25th October, 15th November, 6th December

Sunday Roast Lunch

Sit back and enjoy lunch served to you, enjoy a drink from our onboard bar and carefully matched wine list and spend 2 hours 45 minutes on the river with a two-course homemade roast lunch. The chefs are passionate about the local ingredients they use and this is a real treat for you, family and friends. Sunday Lunch is a social occasion, you will have a table reserved for your group and are welcome to enjoy the open foredeck for a pre-lunch drink. The cruise departs at 13.00 with the bar open from 12.30 whilst alongside at Caversham Pier.

Example Menu (seasonal vegetables will vary)


Roast Beef, Roast Turkey or Nut Roast


Roast Potatoes, Yorkshire Pudding, Cauliflower Cheese, Honey Roasted Carrots, Parsnips. Broccoli and Petit Pois

served with

Homemade vegetarian or meat gravy


Meringues with Berries and Fresh Cream or Homemade Sticky Toffee Pudding with Cream or Ice Cream


Tea and Coffee

Mapledurham Watermill Boat Trip River Thames

The Schedule

We will slip our mooring lines in Caversham at 1300. You are welcome to board from 12.30 and the fully stocked bar will be open for a pre-lunch drink. There are open decks on all our vessels as well as good views and seating areas. Cruises will return to the pier at 15.45.

Dietary Requests

When booking your tickets please alert us to any special dietary requirements please enter them in the free text field. The chef and her team will also be able to assist you on the day of a cruise as to specific ingredients and provide alternatives where possible.

Book Sunday Lunch

2020 Adult £39 Children under 10 £28


Sunday Lunch Cruises 2020 – 22nd March, 12th April, 24th May, 21st June, 19th July, 16th August, 13th September, 25th October, 15th November, 6th December

Departure Point

All lunch cruises will depart from our boarding point at Caversham Promenade or Caversham Pier (they are next to each other) by Reading Rowing club beside Caversham Bridge Reading. There are car parks nearby which are often free at the weekend.

Wheelchair Access

The boat for this cruise is multi-deck, access is via a ramp and we do have a few limitations with door widths and there are steps to both decks. We recommend giving the office a quick call on 01189 481088 to discuss your requirements and we can advise on the best options for you or your guests.

Need some help?

If you would like more information about a cruise, boat trip or wish to discuss a party or private charter booking, please call Theresa in our planning office on 0118 948 1088 or email us using the contact form below.