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Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill

1701 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118-3004
+1 619-435-0155
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (50 reviews)
“seafood grill” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1701 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118-3004
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1 - 10 of 498 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted to try a little of several different items. We shared clam chowder. Not as good as east coast but good. Shared tacos. Blackened chipotle shrimp was awesome. Steel head trout seemed a little dry. That was blackened with brown sugar. Blackened chipotle scallops were...More

Thank dcnnd
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear dcnnd, Thank you for the great five star review and your kind words. We truly appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also helps raise the morale of the entire staff. Everybody loves to hear when they are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Less than a block away from our hotel (Glorietta Bay Inn). Had drinks and wonderful dinner sitting at the bar. Very good good and a great sunset!More

Thank Peggy F
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Peggy F, Thank you for the good four star review and your comments. We are glad you had a great experience with us! We appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also helps raise the morale of the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner reservations 1 day before New Years: After having pretty good experiences here we were really disappointed to have spent our special evening here. Despite my husband cheerfully telling the waitress he remembered her from last time she couldn't care less and proceeded to hang...More

Thank redvelvet2015
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear redvelvet2015, Thank you for dining with us. We apologize for the poor experience you had and we will definitely consider how we can improve on that. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and will work on it. Thank you and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate lunch & the Oysters were good & the hamburger was also good. The waiter was very good & knowledgeable. We sat out in the patio, it was a bit cold but they do have covers & heaters. This appears to be a very...More

Thank jc p
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jc p, Thank you for the good four star review and your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your lunch with us- our oysters are definitely a favorite! We appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also helps...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting by the boats on the bay makes up for the slow service. I think we had a new waitress who started out well, but soon forgot us. We overheard the waiter at a nearby table giving fabulous descriptions of the fresh catch of the...More

Thank Auntfeena
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Auntfeena, Thank you so much for dining with us. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback as we will relay it back to our staff and our Chef. Thank you and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by the concierge at the Del. This was the best meal we had for the weekend. Excellent cocktails, seafood, fish and dessert. Fantastic service. Their fresh swordfish is fantastic as the the seafood cocktail. Key lime pie and choc lava cake...More

Thank GoUCLAbruins
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear GoUCLAbruins, Thank you for the great five star review and your kind words. We are thrilled you loved our food! We truly appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also helps raise the morale of the entire staff....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We waited and waited. The restaurant was practically empty but no one showed up to bring us menus or water. i finally found a water station and poured my own water. The waitress finally wandered over and didn't seem to know anything. We got out...More

Thank elizabethw648
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear elizabethw648, Thank you for dining with us. We apologize for the poor experience you had and we will definitely consider how we can improve on that. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and will work on it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here at the end of a family holiday in San Diego. We had a 30 minute wait but were glad that we hung around. Although they had an unexpected large group arrive before us, our server (Laurie) did a great job in attending...More

1  Thank Clackster57
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Clackster57, Thank you for the great five star review and your kind words. We are glad you had an excellent lunch, and thank you for hanging around! We truly appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also helps...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful view of the lights on the marina, and the Hotel del Coronado. Prompt, friendly service. We both had fish, Chipole Swordfish and sand dabs sauteed in lemon caper sauce. The sourdough bread has a wonderful crust and is served piping hot. The Mai...More

Thank Katherine S
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Katherine S, Thank you for the great five star review and your kind words. Your review was a pleasure to read, as we take pride in our menu! We truly appreciate it because it contributes to the success of our business and it also...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

First the good news. The building was reportedly built in 1887 and is a very well preserved marina. Also, the staff are very friendly. We arrived early vis a vis our reservation with the idea of getting a drink before dinner. The bar is very...More

1  Thank Otto W
Bluewater_Management, Manager at Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Otto W, Thank you for dining with us. We apologize for the poor experience you had and we will definitely consider how we can improve on that. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and will work on it.

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Merrie K
3 September 2016|
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Response from Bluewater_Management | Property representative |
Hi, which location are you asking? Not all restaurants are open during Thanksgiving.
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Steve R
13 June 2016|
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Response from kathy p | Reviewed this property |
It is at the marina and was quite casual for lunch when we dined there. It is interesting that decades ago, it was once the boathouse for the nearby Hotel Del Coranado.
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Donald Y
18 December 2015|
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Response from Ann A | Reviewed this property |
We parked in marina parking (free), adjacent to restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118-3004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-0155
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