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The Boathouse

Victoria Pier, St Peter Port GY1 2LG
+44 1481 700061
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (45 reviews)
“chowder” (19 reviews)
“crab” (46 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Victoria Pier, St Peter Port GY1 2LG
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271 - 280 of 930 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2016

Situated on the quayside this is a lively place. Service was excellent. The oysters to start were excellent. My rib eye steak was good but more on the medium side of rare, though I wasn't in the mood to complain having run the Guernsey marathon...More

1  Thank NoelJones119
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

On a gloriously sunny Tuesday afternoon I found myself at the Boathouse eating a delicious lobster and crab brioche roll an d it was absolutely scrumptious. My husband had the less adventurous but equal tasty prawn sandwich, both served with fries and salad. It's is...More

2  Thank Jacki H
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

If you are into seafood, go to the boathouse. Expect to indulge in lobster, crab, oysters, prawns, salmon amongst others. A platter might set you back £30-£75 depending on the size you go for, but well worth it. My only grumble was with the service....More

1  Thank UKEssexFoodie
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We were only in town for a long weekend and ate here 3 times! This is a busy bistro, fab for a lunch stop, nice slection of light bites on the menu and not too hard on the pocket. One of the few places in...More

1  Thank MandyJC0410
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

In Guernsey for the weekend and ate here twice! Convenient on the quay and with seats on the balcony. Busy place, great food!

1  Thank Shaun Paul C
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant right by the port. Extensive, reasonably priced menu. Lovely alfresco seating area and friendly staff.

1  Thank Clare W
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We live in the UK but are regular visitors to Guernsey. When in Guernsey we allways visit the boathouse because the food and service are excellent . The fresh seafood and fish dishes are first class, we would recommend to anyone.

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Really nice food staff very helpful and friendly we visited on a day trip off a cruise boat and the food was better than on the boat , Loverly setting on a really nice friendly island hope to go back there for longer next time

1  Thank john h
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The service. Food and staff at the boathouse where great. I worked 9 hours on bank holiday Monday and did not want to cook. The staff where great. Very good place. Food good and staff friendly. Thanks.

1  Thank Sir-David W
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The atmosphere was buzzing and we had a table in the centre and could see all the comings and goings. The staff were very efficient and able to advise on gluten free options. The food was amazing and very good - I would recommend this...More

1  Thank Singinggardener
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Pier, St Peter Port GY1 2LG
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  St Peter Port
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 700061
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