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Loeb Boathouse

Park Drive North & 72nd St, New York City, NY 10021
+1 212-517-2233
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“central park” (69 reviews)
“gondola ride” (5 reviews)
“row boat” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 3:45 PM, 5:30 PM - 9:15 PM
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Park Drive North & 72nd St, New York City, NY 10021
Manhattan
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+1 212-517-2233
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"central park"
in 69 reviews
"gondola ride"
in 5 reviews
"row boat"
in 8 reviews
"lakeside table"
in 3 reviews
"new york"
in 29 reviews
"boat house"
in 5 reviews
"iconic place"
in 3 reviews
"sunny day"
in 3 reviews
"the hustle and bustle"
in 3 reviews
"people watch"
in 3 reviews
"rowboat"
in 16 reviews
"boats"
in 27 reviews
"turtles"
in 16 reviews
"gondolier"
in 3 reviews
"nyc"
in 23 reviews
"boating"
in 4 reviews
"skyline"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I booked this in advance for our visit to NYC, requested a table on the lake and that request was fulfilled which was great since it was packed. The service was very good, would have preferred a more substantial menu but we enjoyed our meal,...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I went to the Loeb Boathouse to celebrate my birthday. We were disappointed not to get a table at the window because there were only two of us but we got a great table with a fabulous server...Flamur. We started with a bottle of champagne...More

Thank IMTisha
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch in the cafe & delighted that got the same view as those in the expensive restaurant. Our burgers were actually delicious & tasty fries (not your French fries variety). I can still say I had lunch at The Boathouse, Central Park...More

Thank Julie G
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

On weekends they open at 9:30. We arrived a few minutes early and were third in line for seating. The view was breathtaking when they seated us overlooking the pond complete with row boats, turtles, and a Manhattan skyline backdrop. The food was delicious and...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

No reservation as we just called in so went for the casual meal instead. A little confusing when you arrive, some people queued for food before waiting for a table and others just grabbed one. We went inside and got a table by the window...More

Thank Sarah E
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated his 40th birthday in New York after flying in from England. I had pre booked the boathouse for lunch on 13th October, which was my husbands actual birthday. It definitely did not disappoint. We had the best experience from the...More

Thank Jaws4321
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Came here for a special occasion. Queued up for 09:30 opening on Saturday. Got table right beside the lake. Service was excellent and the food was incredible. Had crab cake to start loved it and then had french toast. Was stuffed. Other half loved it...More

Thank ken m
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Came here as part of my birthday celebrations. Such a beautiful location, hard to believe you are in the big city sitting looking out on the water in such a tranquil environment. Food was delicious. Attentive and friendly staff too. Expensive but that's normal in...More

Thank HelenMc1
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We always start our NYC visit with a special meal here. Sitting lakeside, people watching the boaters, and enjoying the lushness of Central Park was enhanced this visit by our server, Eddie and maitre d' Al. Both were attentive without hovering, and conversant. The experience...More

Thank Razorsue
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This iconic place is a must visit, when in New York City. How many famous movies can you name, that were filmed there? The view is perfect for washing away all the hustle and bustle of the city. The gondola ride is special, as they...More

Thank Teaforthree
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sommerlovin
22 February 2018|
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Response from HelenMc1 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, best to look up their website!
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19 April 2017|
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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
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kellie2679
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!
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