"rhubarb" caters for the Henley Regatta & brings you this special opportunity!
One of the most important dates in the British social and International rowing calendar, the Henley Regatta is the epitome of an English summer day and is steeped in history.
"rhubarb' is proud to cater at The River Lounge Enclosure, for a truly unique, sophisticated and memorable experience!
As a guest of “rhubarb", you will receive the highest level of service and have the opportunity to discover the true eccentricities of this grand occasion. The River Lounge is situated in a prime location, allowing you to enjoy the day's festivities from the perfect vantage point!
At the River Lounge you can start your day with a delicious champagne and canapé breakfast. You and your guests will enjoy the very best in gourmet cuisine, a complimentary bar, live background music, head and neck massages and much more, all delivered with personalised and friendly service.
For lunch, “rhubarb” will treat your guests to a fabulous array of dishes! Choose from delicious selection of canapés and bowl food for starters delicious, then roasted rump of Welsh lamb accompanied by boulanger potatoes, green peas “à la Française”, buttered spinach and rosemary jus for a main.
Impress your guests with a stunning selection of desserts and choose three options from our list of miniature puddings such as Tiny Eaton Mess, Pimms Royale jelly with summer berries, Mini Summer pudding, Scottish raspberries and lemon curd in bitter chocolate pastry tartlet, Rhubarb and rosewater fool, Treacle tartlet, mini Bakewell tart and Sherry trifle. Then, finish your meal with petit fours and freshly brewed coffee, or a selection of teas.
Finally, if you are looking for a perfect way to see the river, why not take your guests on a river cruise? The beautiful 36’ River launch, Lilly Anna, will take you and your guests along the Regatta Course for an unforgettable experience!
You and your guests will enjoy a day of relaxation and socialising in the most exclusive surroundings. There is no formal dress code, but of course, some guests opt for traditional Regatta attire in the form of lounge suits for men and dresses for ladies.
The Regatta is easily accessible from Henley town centre with a quick trip over Henley Bridge towards Maidenhead and head up the hill. Parking is directly to the rear of the River Lounge and is well sign posted. Races start from as early as 7.30am on some days and can go onto the early evening.