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The Boathouse Pub

Auchinstarry, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
+44 1236 829200
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Auchinstarry, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We don't go here very often but when we do used to really enjoy it. We visited on Sunday evening. Place didn't seem as busy as usual. The menu has been changed to a one page cardboard menu. Now giving it a very pub menu...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I just happened across the restaurant this afternoon when my wife and I traveled from Dumbarton to Auchinstarry to visit The Port Gallery. By the time we conducted our business and walked around the marina, we decided to have some food. My wife had the...More

Thank billypaddler
Reviewed 6 days ago

We live nearby so popped in for some lunch. Lovely restaurant great variety of food and drinks available, reasonably priced and staff attentive enough. I opted for steak which was perfectly cooked. Highly recommend visiting if in the area

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very good place to go lovely welcome plenty assortment of cakes etc beautiful view great menu would recommend this place as a high 5

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Noticed a big improvement on customer service on Sunday mornings since new duty manger arrived. Really friendly lady who makes you feel most welcome with her chat and service. Keep up the good work as good customer service along with terrific location and good food...More

Thank FifiTrixiebelle7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the beautiful location when visiting for a retirement gathering The afternoon tea offered a good selection with bite sized portions, however in hindsight we should have requested a fussier child friendly version for the kids. They boxed up the leftovers for us to...More

Thank K G
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Charming spot on the canal. Serving Stornaway black pudding breakfast rolls. Just what the doctor ordered.

Thank Pedalpower
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A little bit hit and miss but mostly hit. Good food but can be very busy at times and food quality can suffer. Nice area and great walks from restaurant.

Thank Danny G
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Despite a non stop torrent of rain it was a great spot to catch up with a friend for breakfast and a chat. Nice scenery, decent food and a relax and friendly service from the staff. Thanks.

Thank leaanne1069
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for one night. The room was very clean and comfortable. We made a reservation for dinner when checking in. I asked for a window seat and my request was met. Dinner was lovely I had the mussels for my...More

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Questions & Answers
Lorraine G
4 October 2016|
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Response from Boathouse K | Property representative |
Lorraine, as per above. Dogs are more than welcome to our grass area next to the decking. Naturally, working dogs have full access. Kind Regards. Boathouse Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Auchinstarry, Kilsyth G65 9SG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  North Lanarkshire  >  Kilsyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1236 829200
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