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The Boathouse Restaurant

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
900 Quayside Dr, New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 6G1, Canada
+1 604-525-3474
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (37 reviews)
“chowder” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
900 Quayside Dr, New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 6G1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not great food More can be done considering location. Spacious Ditch tv's open it up to the views Enhance local fresh food

Thank Ramblin R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They had their crab fest.on. We ordered the crab dip which is always great. One person ordered the crab mixed grill and I had the crab and shrimp omelette. The omlette comes with smalll fry squares and toast - too much for me to finish....More

Thank Jennyfromtheblock50
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The food was good, the crab dip was the best I have ever had. I had the Sesame crusted tuna and it was cooked to perfection. We had the chili chicken at the table as well, but they have amped up the spice since our...More

Thank sdleckie20
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first time to this particular restaurant in New West. It is in a very good location and I expect the view is amazing in summer time since it is near the Fraser River. We took the opportunity to take advantage of the...More

Thank PamelaVio
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The location is excellent and the food is good. It’s not 5 star, menu is broad and the food is consistent. A good place for lunch.

Thank boltuprightCanada
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant on the Fraser river. Well kept, clean with a decent menu specializing in seafood. There were items for those not wanting fish such as burgers and chicken. Service was a lot faster in the bar than the restaurant. Quality of the food was...More

Thank flatlandermanitoba
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a hidden gem on the water. Great food and the view is stellar. I had a business meeting here during lunch and the environment was great for a business conversation over lunch.

Thank Hammond2014
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Made a reservation early Saturday morning for that night, asked specifically for a window seat for our 5 year anniversary, had to wait an extra 20 min because it was crazy busy and got seated in a corner at 8:20 pm. When we mentioned this...More

Thank Enjoyinglifeandwine
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We had a business meeting at the Inn at the Quay and had it catered by the Boathouse. Tasty eats off the menu. Had the fish and chips. Good fries, good fish. Afterwards we hit the lounge in the restaurant and had a great time...More

Thank Brent T
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Has not been a great spot to eat for a long time. Overpriced and underwhelming, not a spot I would go again. Revamping of the menu would be good, downtown prices shouldn’t apply here. However staff is professional and very courteous, definitely impressed with that!

Thank kenjitrip2014
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Casey L
3 May 2016|
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Response from jesmina2016 | Reviewed this property |
Columbia is not so bad coming from the highway; its the most direct and if you take a left on Begbie, there is plenty of parking outdoors (if a nice day, the boardwalk is an excellent walk) plus parking in front of the... More
18 April 2015|
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Response from Phyl1984 | Reviewed this property |
Because I feel the New Westminster Boathouse has always been inconsistent I cannot indorse going there. The Keg was just as bad. Now that New west has great restaurants like Wild Rice and The HUB, goodbye Boathouse.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Quayside Dr, New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 6G1, Canada
    (Begbie St.)
  • Public Transportation: New West Skytrain Station.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  New Westminster
  • Phone Number: +1 604-525-3474
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