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The Boat House Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

The best of international cooking using great local produce served with flair.
US$31 - US$97
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
European, British, International
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner & I had the 5 course vegan tasting menu with (vegan) wine pairings last night & it was absolutely OUTSTANDING. Honestly cannot recommend it enough, it was completely out of this world. The food, the wine & the level of service was second...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank lmh6192
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Boathouse have always put on an outstanding tasting menu for me and my party when we’ve been meat eaters / no special dietary requirements .... that makes for a great restaurant! What makes for an outstanding restaurant however is when they have to cater...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Colshart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a superb night out. Food was brilliant, with option suited to all our varied tastes. Great inputs from the staff made for a well informed night out. Wine choices were really suited to the food. First rate night out, a real dining experience

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, made special by Johnathens wine tasting expertise! Excellent experience and highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank James S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely wonderful evening with the love of my life - Willie, you know who you are. Very filling meal. Portions here are very large. Could hardly walk afterwards. Staff very attentive. Perfectly trained to interrupt at just the wrong moment. The descriptions of the plates...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dorsetal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended for an engagement dinner and had the 7 course tasting menu and cru wine pairings. All dishes and wines were delicious and paired brilliantly with each other. Staff were friendly, attentive and were extremely knowledgeable regarding the origins of the food and wines. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jonnyk729
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to get an excellent 50% off voucher on Groupon .. and had a lovely joint birthday celebration here earlier this month with the tasting menu. Food was epic, wine parings sensational and we got to try some new...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StephP29
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Excellent meal at the Boathouse. Perfect and delicious tasting menu with excellent wine pairing. 7 courses each with a variety of local ingredients, perfectly cooked and presented. Jonathan had an excellent knowledge of wine and matched the food perfectly. Overall service was outstanding, the atmosphere...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GillianFrances
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

We visited The Boat House for my partners birthday and were totally blown away by the amazing food and excellent service. Jonathan was a delight with his knowledge and recommendations. This taster menu is not to be missed and the wine is paired to perfection....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank SabrinaDixon
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Excellent variety of local produce, beautifully cooked and very well presented. Jonathan was very knowledgable and attentive matching our food preferences with some superb wines.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank trevorgM8264TK
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5 December 2017|
Response from Kenneth S | Property representative |
Yes you can. You can either get them at the restaurant or give them a call and they will send them to you or the recipient directly.
Christine H
8 July 2016|
Response from Oktoots | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am only a customer. I don't know what all is on offer. Best wishes
29 May 2016|
Response from Maceo-Storm | Property representative |
Hi there, we have a small deck outside our dining room. Our first outdoor (hardy) diners of the year had our 5 course tasting menu served there last week. Hope this helps.
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