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The Fishing Boat Inn

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14-15 Beach View | Boulmer Village, Boulmer, Alnwick NE66 3BN, England
+44 1665 577750
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12:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited this homely village pub on the recommendation of Linda at East Cawledge Farm B&B. She was right! We repeated our visit the next night. Roast Cod with Crab and a lovely Fish Pie then beautiful lobster the following night. Beautiful views. Great service and a great atmosphere.

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Thank Giles B
Skipton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had the lobster sat looking out to sea. Food excellent. Star lovley. Views to die for. Spicy sweet potato soup to start hit the spot as a cold evening. The Shiraz was in expensive but a good bottle of wine and definitely try the Alnwick gin

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British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staying at a local B&B for 3 nights, we enjoyed a pleasant dinner the first night, so returned for another dinner, which sadly was very poor. The location is excellent with a sun room at the rear overlooking the beach and ocean. On the first night, they weren't busy, so we received great service and a good meal. On the... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful find. Stunning view while tucking into beautiful food!! Would recommend to book early and get a table in the conservatory. The views are amazing and the food second to none. They also serve afternoon tea which is most welcome following a good walk round Northumberland, and for the more tired customers they also have a lovely Studio... More 

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1 Thank Jayne B
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3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just like to say a big thank you to Sheila for looking after myself and friends on Friday evening and also myself and mother on Sunday lunchtime. Meal on Friday was beautiful I had steak which was cooked to perfection, the rest of the party enjoyed their meals aswell. On Sunday we both had lamb dinner which was tender and... More 

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1 Thank Ian T
Amble, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visiting the Fishing Boat despite living only 5 mile away. No disappointed at all! Smoked salmon and prawn sarter was delicious as was the brie. Main courses also excellent and the service could not have been better. Will definiely be back!

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1 Thank neil w
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came down to this little pub last month and the food was beautiful. So we had to come back this time we had the break special and fish pie. It was just as good as the first time.. thank you it was great.

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1 Thank Betty S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had high hopes for fine weather, a nice coastal walk and a lovely pub lunch - I suppose we should be happy with 2 out of 3! We had booked in advance for 2 families and arrived bang on time, with 5 hungry children at 1.30. Our table was ready and they seemed fairly busy, and the food being... More 

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1 Thank Sarah B
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been for lunch here a couple of years ago and was lovely but today was very disappointing, my husband and one of our friends ordered hot beef sandwich and a pork sandwich which should have been served on a ciabatta but they were told at just past 1pm on a Bank Holiday Sunday they had run out!! When the... More 

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Thank dvbubble
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Fishing Boat Inn is located in the heart of Boulmer Village with the restaurant having a spectacular view overlooking the beach and sea. The food is excellent, the bar serves a good selection of beers, wines and spirits and the staff led by Michael and Margaret are very welcoming, although Michael had a very dry sense of humour. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-15 Beach View | Boulmer Village, Boulmer, Alnwick NE66 3BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Boulmer
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 577750

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  • Is there a dress code?
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