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The Boathouse

349 Main Street, Lakeville, CT 06039
+1 860-435-2111
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“onion soup” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
349 Main Street, Lakeville, CT 06039
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here 3 or 4 times over 20 years or so. Four of us had an excellent meal. Salads & fish were excellent. My swordfish was thick and very juicy - not dried out like many restaurants. Wine list is fine, and reasonably...More

Thank BunkyVA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us arrived early on a rainy Saturday evening. Restaurant was very quiet. Service was good, whether this is the norm or because there were so few diners I can't say. Warm rolls were good but nothing notable and so went the rest of...More

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 18 October 2017

A very friendly cozy restaurant. Wait staff was friendly and professional. The food was delicious and plentiful. You get value for your dollar. I would go again.

Thank wayno53
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Boathouse is a Lakeville Tradition. There is always a mix of locals and out of towners who are in the area for Lime Rock Race Track or one of the areas scools. The bar is a great place to hang out and Sabrina the...More

Thank CAnge335
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance, great food, great service and a great selection of draft IPA’s. My wife and I really enjoyed the Boathouse and will return soon. Highly recommended!!!

Thank wheelz_cape
Reviewed 2 September 2017

When I travel abroad, and foreigners ask 'what is American cuisine?', I suppose I think first of burgers, hot dogs, fried chicken, Turkey, meatloaf, corn on the cob, apple pie, and donuts. But really, for American style dining out, the steak and fish/seafood restaurant is,...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Seafood focused menu in this inland corner of Connecticut seems an odd choice, but the atmosphere is pleasant and the menu varied enough to satisfy all members of our party, who sampled ribs, fish and pasta (though not the seafood menu). While perhaps not the...More

Thank NewYorkercynic
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We are here on a Monday night. I ordered a hamburger and my husband had a beef stir fry. Both were delicious, but

1  Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I Went for early dinner Saturday. Wife had the shrimp tempura and loved it. I had the fried calamari with extra hot peppers and enjoyed it. Wife had her usual penni alla Vodka with grilled chicken and loved it again. I had...More

1  Thank Craig K
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Great sushi, great meal, not too much of a wine selection but ok. The bar scene is quite active on weekends and during some times in the week.

Thank tonimaschel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 349 Main Street, Lakeville, CT 06039
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Lakeville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-435-2111
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