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The Boathouse Bar and BBQ

2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
+1 707-274-1100
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“french dip” (3 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was good and service was very good. We were the only ones in the dining room. The very large bar area (viewable from the dining area) seemed to be all locals who knew each other...

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Avoid at all costs!!!! If I could give this place 0 stars, I would. Left after almost 2 hours and no food, had to get my own drinks, place is a joke.

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the Featherbed B&B and it was an easy walk to the Boathouse. We were pretty much ignored by most of the staff. Three parties that came after us were all eating while we waited for our Oder. The flies were very...More

1  Thank Tavishboo
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We went because it was recommended by our B and B and they warned us service was slow.. If slow service was the only problem it would have been ok but on top of being painfully slow the entire service team was downright rude. The...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We stayed in Nice for 3 nights and came here several times. They have a garden & decking overlooking the lake.

Thank davidgrenfell
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Casual dining with a great waterfront view! Our server was friendly and professional giving us tips on places of interest.

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 17 July 2017

very busy bar and restaurant with a live band playing when we arrived. Given how busy it was food and drink service was better than expected and meal quality was good

Thank NorthShieldsBoy
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had lunch here, and the food was average, but it was hard to enjoy anything with the heat. I think the a/c may have been out, but seriously, even the ice in the glasses didn't stay! Also, the upholstery on booths is torn and...More

Thank cyndees
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Two friends enjoying outside, waterfront dining with live music. Great mushroom burger and drinks. Good waitress.

Thank joniota
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was near our stay and #1 on TA, so we walked over for dinner. We were greeted by a waitress, "oh you missed the music." We were there to eat. We wanted to sit on the patio. "Sit where you like." 15 minutes...More

Thank Liz S
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Karen A
5 June 2016|
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Response from Savita L | Reviewed this property |
Price is very reasonable. Money's worth. Yummy food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2685 Lakeshore Blvd, Nice, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake County  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +1 707-274-1100
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