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Wilson Boat House Restaurant

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57 Harbor St, Wilson, NY 14172-9749
(716) 751-6060
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Lunch Spot.

Stopped here for lunch, and managed to catch the last day open for the season. (Closed from Sept till April). Our group had the seafood wrap (ok), fish and chips (good) and the grilled pineapple salad (excellent). A little pricey but with a goodview and friendly staff.

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 14, 2015
Chris W
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Muncie, Indiana, United States
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Hamlin, NY
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66 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

We ate here on a warm August day. We sat outside overlooking the bay and it was very nice. The food was very good and the staff was friendly. Great place!

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Thank mishy68
Muncie, Indiana, United States
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch, and managed to catch the last day open for the season. (Closed from Sept till April). Our group had the seafood wrap (ok), fish and chips (good) and the grilled pineapple salad (excellent). A little pricey but with a goodview and friendly staff.

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Thank Chris W
Niagara Falls
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We were a party of six, they sat us in a big room with high ceiling. very noisy and hot. order taken by waitress then served by some one else who didn't know who ordered what and because of loud noise orders got mixed up and there was even an extra entree..my meal was tasteless and I couldn't finish it... More 

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Thank Bob C
NY
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82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Mom likes this place because of the view. Her fish sandwich was nothing outstanding, little piece of fish and a huge roll. My "pineapple salad with fruit and macadamia nuts" was lettuce with two slices of pineapple and a couple of pieces of strawberry. For five dollars I added chicken. 15 dollars was way out priced for what I got.... More 

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Thank MMTP
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Visited Wilson boat house in August and much to my surprise it doesn't look like it did in the 80s. The food and service was great and the band was pretty good to.

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Thank Jim P
Jackson, New Hampshire, United States
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We were driving along the lake and some in the family group were hungry, so this seemed a good choice for both food and waterfront views. Although their luncheon service had just ended, they graciously served our party of eight from that menu, including two very hungry children. The restaurant is light and airy with good views of the water.... More 

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Thank ViatrixNH
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We have been to this restaurant every summer for three years in a row and enjoy the food, the service, the bar and the entertainment. It's a fun place to visit by sailboat and the journey from across Lake Ontario is definitely worth it!

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Thank Sherry P
Niagara Falls, NY
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Delicious! Great atmosphere! Going to become a regular place for us! The restaurant is open and airy and doesn't feel crowded at all. Views to harbor/yacht club dock. Outside dining and bar. Music outside in summer. Oh, and the food! The pepper dip with pita is enough for four to six people. The pineapple salad was fresh and delicious. The... More 

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Thank indigodawn
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113 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Great destination when you feel like taking a ride on your Harley or just a ride in the country. Great setting on the water with covered out door seating. Excellent service with very good food. Suggest the seafood chowder, the pot roast burger or a beef on wick. Salads very good as well. We live about one hundred miles from... More 

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Thank Russ Y
Niagara Falls, New York
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

First time we have ever been to this restaurant and we were very pleased we finally did. There was a group of 8 of us and we had a great server who didn't mind our joking & was very good. We all orders different things & other then a few little mistakes the food was good, pricey but good. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 57 Harbor St, Wilson, NY 14172-9749
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Wilson
  • Phone Number: (716) 751-6060

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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