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The Boat House

1445 N Highway 1, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9779
+1 707-875-3495
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish n chips” (12 reviews)
“calamari” (17 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1445 N Highway 1, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9779
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seem kind of pricey for what you got. Fries under cooked, cheeseburger ok and crabcake sandwich ok too. Nothing exciting but nothing terrible either.

Thank ragbone2016
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Driving thru Bodega Bay looking for a quick meal and stopped into The Boat House. Wasn’t crowded but saw locals eating there. We had fish and chips, really good. Had a good menu and an nostalgic atmosphere. Easy choice for lunch.

Thank jameswA918OS
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

My family and I had fish and chips. The breading was to heavy. On top of that the fry oil was rancid. A place that does nothing but fried food should keep their oil fresh. We also asked if they could turn on heaters on...More

Thank Bradley H
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Whenever I drive to the coast, I go to "The Boat House" for the freshest fish 'n chips imaginable. Granted, the ambience of the place is nothing to brag about and if you need white table cloths and fancy service, don't go here. However, if...More

Thank Margarita878
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I was the nearly the only person there on a mid week afternoon and waited forever for my reasonably good fish n' chips. Problem was I had lots of time to take stock of the old, worn, stained carpet! in the main eating area, the...More

Thank a t
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This place could be used as a backdrop for a movie from 80s - looks nothing changed since - and it a good thing. We ordered clam chowder - it was good.

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had fish and chips which was a perfect lunch. The fish are fresh and the fries are hand cut. This place is a little pricy but remember its fresh, not frozen.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I have been coming to the BoatHouse for 15 years. I have met the owners. Wonderful people. The fish is just perfect. Crisp on outside & tender inside. The Tartar sauce is homemade& the absolute best. I have gone coast to coast & no place...More

Thank thecabec
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite. What a surprise! We had chili and clam chowder in bread bowls. Both were excellent. The locals here are super friendly. So glad we stopped.

Thank Shells3535
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Looks like a old house. drove by it for years .then a friend of mine told me you can get fish and chips in that little place.It was very good its a must if your in to fish and chips.

Thank 153jayner
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vickivansteyn
14 September 2016|
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Response from burrata | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call the restaurant. It is a small place and most likely they will take the holiday off.
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BARBARA C
16 January 2015|
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Response from sandycanna | Reviewed this property |
They are open 7 days a week. They have longer hours during the summer season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 N Highway 1, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9779
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 707-875-3495
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