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The Boathouse Restaurant

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
14935 Marine Dr, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
+1 604-536-7320
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
“rooftop patio” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
14935 Marine Dr, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pleasant experience all around. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the view was beautiful and the food was excellent. It will be a place I will definitely return to.

Thank Karpeydiem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has been around since 1981 and always has a view always on the waterfront. Our dinners were great We ordered the Coconut Pacific Cod and the Prawn and Chicken Curry Bowl... both were excellent! On the pricey side ..... It was so hot on the...More

Thank Bugqueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A tasty early dinner, looking out at the ocean view, on a sunny late summer day was simply the best. Service was attentive and pleasant.

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Celebrating my birthday with my wife here, she said her steak was good, I had the full rack of ribs, an expensive plate... ribs were not tender, potatoes were bland, coleslaw was watery and just not good. Should have sent it back but we were...More

Thank lyndonthroness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Late lunch so we enjoyed a selection of Happy hour food after 3pm...we grazed on delish yam fries, coconut shrimp in sweet chilli sauce, fried dill pickle spears and calamari with tzatziki. Perfect for that in between snack. Delish

Thank Blacksquidie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable brunch on a week day afternoon. Arrived to get a nice table over looking the beach. Both ordered the three cheese omelettes, which were very tasty. Shout out to our server Rachel V. who did a great job ensuring our dining...More

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this restaurant many times out of 1. convenience and 2. wanting it to be good. This boathouse is sadly not as great as the other boathouses. They should take a lesson from the Horseshoe Bay location. The food is only fine, the service...More

Thank D335KPpamc
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a really nice 3 course meal at this restaurant. All courses were done really well. Why just 4 stars, our main course came about 10 seconds after our appetizer. The creme brûlée desert was top notch.

Thank dean932
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Although the location is older this is still a lovely restaurant with great staff and excellent food, definitely Boathouse standard! Dining room is upstairs and there is also a lovely rooftop dining area. The ribs and sirloin were cooked to perfection and there is a...More

Thank Wim V
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Do need reservations, and even then you might have a wait. Most times the service is good but they are busy at peak hours. Steak wasn't cook to medium rare/rare - it was definitely overcooked, but we had waited a long for the main, so...More

Thank lynnmarian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14935 Marine Dr, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  White Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 604-536-7320
  • E-mail
As an Ocean Wise partner, The Boathouse Restaurant is committed to serving only the finest seafood caught sustainably from British Columbia waters. Combined with ingredients from local farms and an extensive selection of B.C. VQA wines, The Boathouse offers a taste of fresh, local, honest food-all with a great view on the side. Whether grabbing brunch with friends, sharing a pot of steamed mussels on date night, or celebrating a milestone over perfectly grilled certified Angus sirloin, you'll see why The Boathouse is like no other dining experience on the B.C. Coast.
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