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The Boathouse

32 South Front Street, Belleville, Ontario, Canada
613 969 2211
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Ranked #13 of 166 Restaurants in Belleville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Smell of fresh fish cooking when you enter. Love the decoration and set up in restaurant.Good service, helpfull and polite not rushed even if it was diner time and lots of people in the restaurant.I had the calamari wich was very good and yhe blackened cajun haddock .center cut and very tasty. I will definitely go back

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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Food was good. One persòn had chicken pasta which was tasty. Seafood was also enjoyed by all. Service was excellent! The prices are high for the amount of food Nice view. Pŕobablý best to picķ up the dailý specials.

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Belleville, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The view from the deck makes the dining experience the best. The food is average but the service is fantastic. On Thursdays they have a number of specials which makes it very popular with the locals. The escargot are consistent and the local wine available is a nice touch.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food and service is great and sittting by the water makes it a relaxing and enjoyable experience. I would suggest this as a must place to go.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We had a lovely view of the small boat marina with the sun setting behind it. Quiet, no TV's or obnoxious music. We ordered the seafood salad which was to be mixed greens but was nothing but white head lettuce. Seafood on it was good. Waiter was from Wales and was very nice and offered great service.

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Campbellford, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I loved the lobster tail and the fried scallops. The fried shrimp were a little too crunchy for my likes, but then I'm not a big fan of panko coating. Atmosphere was great for waterside dining and the inside was cozy. I do notice some bad reviews, but then I guess its just what you order. For fried seafood and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Not nearly amongst the top 10 restaurants in the ares in my opinion. The meal is good, maybe even average, and they don't really do anything different than any major chain restaurant in the area. The location must be the reason for the great ratings.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We went for dinner here on a Monday night. The special was all you can eat fish and chips. I had that and my husband had a lobster and crab dinner. All was excellent. With the special you may think that they would try and have the items precooked and ready to go, but everything was fresh for when you... More

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Tweed On
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We have been here several times and found it satisfactory, however this past experience has made up our mind to not re-visit. Arrived around 7pm and was seated. We waited at almost 15 minutes without being acknowledged or so much as offered a glass of water. This is very unacceptable at a restaurant that puts itself out there as casual... More

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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115 reviews 115 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We recently returned to The Boathouse in Belleville (was always a favourite restaurant especially during the summer months) and enjoyed not only good service, but very good food and a superb view overlooking the marina from outside on the deck. We ordered a bottle of wine followed by a seafood platter consisting of halibut, scallops and shrimp - served with... More

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