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The Boathouse

$$ - $$$, British,
Trevethan Hill, Falmouth TR11 2AG, England
+44 1326 315425
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (21 reviews)
“lamb burger” (3 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Trevethan Hill, Falmouth TR11 2AG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without a doubt the best Sunday roast available in Falmouth, exceptionally well cooked joints, generous portions, gravy better then mum makes (sorry - but true!) and all served with a wonderful selection of beers, ciders and other tipples make this the place to go on...More

Thank Mr A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like vegetables, are a vegetarian, like a Sunday lunch then look no further. We arrived mid afternoon, no nut roast, boo, oh but purple sprouting broccoli and feta tart with all the roast trimmings, yes, yes. My veggie friend was happy, I had...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We planned on coming to The Boathouse for a meal with family. We arrived at 12 as per advice from the website which stated the opening times as 12-12 on a Saturday; it was advised that food was served from 12.30-2pm. 6 of us waited...More

Thank Emily M
ambrose67, Owner at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

My sincere apologies,we had a staffing situation and opened later than planned,sorry your Grandad only met the kitchen porter,who being only 17 is not used to meeting the public,hence his nervous response.

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The Boathouse is our favourite pub that we discovered whilst on holiday in Falmouth. The staff were amazing, the service friendly and warm but professional. The food was delicious, the locals were friendly and the view over the marina was out of this world. The...More

1  Thank FaceFactsGoatFace
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

After a walk through town on a sunny Sunday afternoon, we headed up here for a late lunch. The pub is cool. Retro games, cool blue walls, fantastic views!! Great selection of beers and prosecco on tap!! Staff are really lovely!!! The roast dinners are...More

1  Thank Jolz59
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Sunday lunch. Great food, generous platefuls, nine types of veg, delicious chicken, top Yorkshire puds! Sadly roast potatoes weren't all good. One was v good others tasted like they were yesterday's reheated - left them. Great views. Staff seemed a little unaware of how to...More

1  Thank Jane D
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Visiting Falmouth a second time for our 10 anniversery marriage we were looking for to have dinner in the boathouse again as in 2015. And again we got very satisfied. A warm welcome by Nick the landord and the service team made us again comfortable....More

1  Thank Christof S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Staff and manager - excellent lovely people, we ate there on Friday 25th and had a most enjoyable time. Food - they have specials and great fish choices. Beer selection is superb with local ales on offer. The decor and ambience is traditional pub, the...More

1  Thank RobinKClarke
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Always have a great time here. Friendly staff and plenty of choice with drinks. Small menu for food but all of it is top notch. Definitely worth the walk up the hill to reach it!

1  Thank Rob J
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We have had a great experience here today with what has got to be one of the best roast dinners I have ever had. The portions were large and the quality of food great! Staff very chatty and friendly. Dogs welcome too

Thank Matt E
ambrose67, Owner at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks so much for the review,,,lovely busy day yesterday,with more than a 100 happy customers and you are a level 5 reviewer so know your onions!!!

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18 March 2016|
Response from karinl | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see your question until now. Would have been a Saturday round 1 to 2 p.m. for lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trevethan Hill, Falmouth TR11 2AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 315425
Pub with locally sourced, high quality food. Casual dining; order from bar but then waiter service. Eat in our dining area, bar, al fresco on the patio or on our covered balcony, enjoying the exceptional views for which we are renowned.
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