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The Boat House Restaurant

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Tel: 483 0964The restaurant is beachside and open every day except Saturday. We do homemade pizza and pelau on Sundays and serve breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday to Friday. We have a live African drums and limbo every Wednesday with dinner. Dinner costs between $100 - $115 for fish, chicken, shrimp, beef, goat, prawns or squid). Lobster is priced according to size.We also have 4 apartments behind and set above the restaurant. They have a fully fitted kitchen, large deck, kingsize bed with canopy, bathroom, sofa bed , table and chairs.Rates are $60US per night per room.
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Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Reservations, Live Music
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Boathouse is a place where locals and visitors mingle in an informal and atmospheric environment right on the beach. I already had excellent meals here two years ago, this year again it was a great experience, with a special mention for the fish and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank noramotet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in Heavenly Bay, so this was very convenient for us, and we ate here several times, including on drum night. It is in a beautiful beachside position. Apart from pizzas on Sunday, the food format is a choice of mains with a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank joannah52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to eat on a Wednesday evening when they had drummers for after dinner entertainment, and it certainly was entertaining! The food was mixed – the batter had fallen of my battered squid! It was a busy evening and perhaps the quality of the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank MervynBibb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Havng staryed in Castara for 14 nights, we tried most of the local restaurants and this is by the far the best. Their food is freshly prepared and the menu is changed every day depending on what the kitchen has on a daily basis. The...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank millgood0
Reviewed January 17, 2020

Don’t have far to move from the beach to quench your thirst here. The home made Lemon Drizzle & Carrot cake was lovely (different ones daily) & African Drum night worth seeing.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank tickingmyboxes
Reviewed January 17, 2020

During our week in Castara, we ate here once on New Year's Eve. Naturally, the place was packed, so we had the good fortune to share our table with 5 young people on vacation from Trinidad, which gave us a chance to chat a bit...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 71davidp
Reviewed December 4, 2019

Drum night is busy but the food was good and plentiful and the african drumming was great. It's a very friendly place.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank A4440KNjuliem
Reviewed August 1, 2019 via mobile

This beachside bar and restaurant was closed during the first week of our trip due to licensing issues but the reopened and we were glad it did. It’s a great place to enjoy a beer or an iced coffee and watch the frigate birds over...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank LouiseC2951
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

We always go to the drum night at the boat house when staying in Castara. The food coming out of the kitchen is excellent. I had a fab goat curry with a good kick. The main event is the drummers. These guy's & a girl...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CleggyBroon
Reviewed April 13, 2019

This won the award for the worst meal and service we had in Castara. We had a concoction of the most bizarre foods. I love baked beans but I don't want them with fish in a Tobagon cafe. Such a shame because the location and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Response from Miyuki0404 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is a walking distance. On your way to the beach house, there is a cozy coffee shop, some small shops that you can enjoy.
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