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Loeb Boathouse

Park Drive North & 72nd St, New York City, NY 10021
+1 212-517-2233
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  • Average8%
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“row boat” (20 reviews)
“central park” (61 reviews)
“gondola ride” (4 reviews)
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Park Drive North & 72nd St, New York City, NY 10021
+1 212-517-2233
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff at the boathouse was nice and helpful! The line was not too crazy even for a Saturday! It just cost $15 for an hour and the deposit is $20

Thank Zimtie90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a drink and a quick bite after a strolling round Central Park. I wish we'd gone somewhere else! After finding a seat inside I went to order but, bizarrely, no one served me so after a few moments I realised they were serving...More

Thank DRB380
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed this spot 3 years ago and wanted to eat but the line was longer than we had time for. This time in New York we decided to go back because of the BEAUTIFUL location in Central Park. Honestly I was not expecting to...More

Thank Jesse S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, we had a good lunch here and watched the world go by for awhile, a good stop to help break a Central Park day up, with good wine to accompany the menu. Waitress was attentive, and proactive, very friendly. Food was very high...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to sit and look at the lake. Food was good. You can rent row boats there as well. Located in Central Park

Thank KJ2ME
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch here and it was wonderful! We were seated in an open-air table, with a roof overhead, and had a wonderful view of the lake with canoes on the lake and trees all around. It couldn't have been prettier. The...More

Thank Patrice58503
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Got engaged whilst boating on the lake here following a meal at the boat house. Lovely meal and despite not having booked and the place being very busy - we only had a short wait. Following the proposal we sat and celebrated with plenty of...More

Thank Charlotte1604
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Tried to surprise wife with something romantic and ran across the Gondola ride. It was great. $45 for half hour. Gondolier was great. Did some tour guide stuff about Central Park and sang a little. Going around the lake you're a celebrity. Prob more because...More

2  Thank chuckmaushardt1120
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I grabbed a chocolate filled scone and hot chocolate at the little cafe inside, and it was the perfect start to my morning in Central Park! It was really quick, cheap, and casual, I sat outside while I ate. They had quite a bit to...More

1  Thank MrsCain811
Reviewed 12 May 2017

perfect setting. middle of it all in nyc. service- staff nice harried and super slow. wait time for food ridiculous. wait time to to your wait person, ridculous. food mediocre at best. know what you are getting. a nice iconic place

1  Thank dawn m
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19 April 2017|
Response from amiezil | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the time of day and the day of the week. Week days in August there is little to no wait. At weekends, you could have to wait 15-30 mins, but you could get lucky and find no wait. I've gone on various days... More
26 October 2016|
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Response from Jon C | Reviewed this property |
Not for boat rental but for in door eating I would play eat safe and call ahead!
John T
26 August 2016|
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Response from Judith1st | Reviewed this property |
I went when it was -2C outside, sorry can't answer that question!