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The Boathouse Bar and BBQ

2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
+1 707-274-1100
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

This place could a real hidden gem. It’s off the main road and right on the lake. It obviously a locals kind of place, which is not a bad thing. The menu looked great. But the food was just ok. They had a local band...More

Thank Chris-Scherfel
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This restaurant is off the main road through town and we found it because of a sign for food. It was busy when we arrived, but service was good, and the menu had many choices. The french dip sandwich was excellent, and huge. My husband...More

Thank Jrbeck
Reviewed January 7, 2018

We were staying at the Featherbed Railroad B&B, which is a short walk from the restaurant and was recommended by our hosts. Although I'd seen reviews talking about the slow service, we didn't have any problems. Instead, we had an engaging server who went out...More

Thank kgwyn77
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

The food was good and service was very good. We were the only ones in the dining room. The very large bar area (viewable from the dining area) seemed to be all locals who knew each other...

Thank Susan G
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Avoid at all costs!!!! If I could give this place 0 stars, I would. Left after almost 2 hours and no food, had to get my own drinks, place is a joke.

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the Featherbed B&B and it was an easy walk to the Boathouse. We were pretty much ignored by most of the staff. Three parties that came after us were all eating while we waited for our Oder. The flies were very...More

1  Thank Tavishboo
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

We went because it was recommended by our B and B and they warned us service was slow.. If slow service was the only problem it would have been ok but on top of being painfully slow the entire service team was downright rude. The...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed August 24, 2017

We stayed in Nice for 3 nights and came here several times. They have a garden & decking overlooking the lake.

Thank davidgrenfell
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Casual dining with a great waterfront view! Our server was friendly and professional giving us tips on places of interest.

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed July 17, 2017

very busy bar and restaurant with a live band playing when we arrived. Given how busy it was food and drink service was better than expected and meal quality was good

Thank NorthShieldsBoy
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Karen A
June 4, 2016|
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Response from Savita L | Reviewed this property |
Price is very reasonable. Money's worth. Yummy food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake County  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +1 707-274-1100
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