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Boathouse Cantina

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$$ - $$$
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228 N F St, Right on the Arkansas River, Salida, CO 81201-2107
+1 719-539-5004
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
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Leawood, Kansas
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is ok - location is awesome. Overlooks the beautiful Arkansas. Good service. I always enjoy the mojitos.

Thank Erin E
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food. Loved the location. The restuarant is on the Arkansas River . We was watching people kayaking , while eating. We will be back

Thank moonpieindiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lively atmosphere and delicious food, right on the Arkansas River! Service was efficient and friendly though they were super busy...

Thank BaylorBear
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVE the Boathouse!! We have vacationed here many times and weve never been disappointed! Great food! Great staff! Great atmosphere....best place along the river!!!!

Thank Katherine J
West Chester, Ohio
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat with a river view. Had the Carne Asada Tacos and Black n Bleu Cajun Burger, both were very good. Great friendly service, we will return next trip!

Thank twistedgn
Houston, Texas
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101 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great local place to eat. It's a little of a tourist attraction, but in the summer, bike riders swarm it for a cool afternoon drink. In the winter months, the view overlooking the river is just as good and you can still pop in for an appetizer and a drink. Try the jalapeño poppers stuffed with cream cheese and wrapped... More 

Thank DeniseYRoss
Orlando, Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the downtown area - great food and drink! Good service and value. Wide selection of all menu items.

Thank Mayanne D
Buena Vista, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

2 small fish tacos for $12 - what a joke. $4 appetizer is even a bigger joke! I have never felt more ripped off!

Thank James M
Amarillo, Texas
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We were there in Oct. place was booming.. great food, good service, but you have to get there early to get by the river or street side tables.. and people don't give up theirs tables after they eat, they stay and drink, watch games at the bar and have a great time... can't blame them.. it is a wonderful Place... More 

Thank EdCharlaFrieze
Del Norte, Colorado
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were heading up to the hot springs and was looking for a local place to have lunch on Small Business Saturday. This was perfect. They were having a busy late lunch and we chose to sit at the bar. We ordered the jalapeno poppers, stuffed mushrooms, and chicken strips to share. They were all great. Husband had a chocolate... More 

Thank Kat S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Mexican, American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 N F St, Right on the Arkansas River, Salida, CO 81201-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-5004
At Boathouse Cantina in Salida, CO we believe in supporting our local businesses and local artists. That's why we only serve the freshest local organic produce.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?