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The Boathouse

4602 Millridge Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23112
+1 804-744-2545
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Ranked #18 of 182 Restaurants in Midlothian
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: The view and setting of Sunday Park, graced by a 1,700 acre lake, are the breath of fresh air that will make your festivities truly memorable. Join us at The Boathouse and enjoy great food, great service, beautiful surroundings and our Wine Spectator award winning wine list. The panoramic sunset views put you in a resort vacation state of mind. The Boathouse Restaurant provides unlimited ways for our guests to enjoy the day or evening; business meetings, rehearsal dinners, dinner and drinks on our lakefront deck or inside dining surrounded in our beautiful nautical atmosphere with our open-fire Wood Stone pizza oven. Our menu features an extensive raw bar, open-flamed prime steaks, fresh seafood and if that is not enough we have Neapolitan Wood Stone fired pizzas...
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English first
Chester, Va
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Too bad such a nice setting doesn't include an excellent review. Food was good but EVERYTHING IS EXTRA-that means salad is extra and there are no free refills! Of anything but water. No where is this indicated on the menu nor did the waitress inform us of this. The waitress was slow to the table and needed some lessons on... More 

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Midlothian, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

The outdoor deck at the Boathouse is very pleasant during the Spring and Summer months when the weather is clear and not overly hot. The service quite good and the views can be beautiful as well as peaceful.

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RIchmond, VA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We dined at the Boathouse, celebrating our parent's 60th anniversary plus our 20th anniversary. Our waitress was very nice and very good at her job. She made our evening a pleasant one to remember. The food was great and a great atmosphere.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Celebrated a special event at this restaurant and would do it again without a doubt. The ambience was first class. The night view overlooking the lake was magical. The food was delicious, had flavor and filling. Most importantly, the service was stellar. From the entrance to being seated, everyone encountered was truly customer oriented. The staff that attended to this... More 

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Cary, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We just had my son's rehearsal dinner here (in the Garden Pavilion) as well as a morning after breakfast (in the Swift Creek Room). We have also eaten private family dinners here a couple of times. The food is excellent, with fun seasonal selections as well as house specialties, & they have an extensive wine list. The venue for my... More 

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Powhatan, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We visited The Boathouse for a birthday brunch. We found the service good and the brunch options were different and quite good. The crabmeat omelet was a little slim on the amount of crab. However, the steak and eggs, surry omelet, and crab sandwich were quite good and ample.

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Monkton, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Lots of eye candy in this restaurant-- a beautiful space has been created in a lovely lakeside setting. If the food had been as good as the service and the ambiance, this would have been 5 star, But alas, it was not. Nothing really wrong, just not great. Still, if it was in my neighborhood (we were traveling), I would... More 

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Midlothian, Virginia
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156 reviews 156 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

What a sunset tonight. You can't believe you are in Richmond as you look out over the water. Drinks were good plus there was a special on a bottle wine. I had a wedge salad and the crab and asparagus pizza. 1/2 price night on pizza. Good crust but got cold quickly. Had a warm cookie with syrup, and whipped... More 

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MIDLOTHIAN
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Very very expensive. Very over priced. I could not cut into my NY Strip steak with a steak knife. I thought maybe the knife was dull but no, the NY Strip was full of gristle and not edible. My wife's bowl of soup was cold and an embarrassing small portion. We ate there a month ago and her Egg Plant... More 

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Anne R, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

We apologize that you were unhappy with your experience at The Boathouse at Sunday Park. Please contact me directly at aroy@boathouserichmond.com so I can learn more about what happened. We would like to use your feedback to improve: helping us coach the manager, and check on the preparation of the menu items. More 

Chesterfield, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

My Husband and I live near The Boathouse. I have been there a few times for happy hour with friends. We have had some bad experiences here but this last time was the worst. Took forever to get our drinks. Never once saw a server so we had to go to the bar for everything. My Husband ordered french fries...FRENCH... More 

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Anne R, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this review

We apologize that you were unhappy with your experience at The Boathouse at Sunday Park. Thank you for bringing these issues to our attention, Please email me directly at aroy@boathouserichmond.com so I can learn more about what happened. I would also be happy to look into the refund for you; I just need a few more details. We appreciate your... More 

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Additional Information about The Boathouse

Address: 4602 Millridge Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23112
Phone Number: +1 804-744-2545
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Midlothian
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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