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The Old Boat House

Leazes Street | Just by the harbour, Amble NE65 0AA, England
+44 1665 711232
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (144 reviews)
“razor clams” (53 reviews)
“fish and chips” (155 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Leazes Street | Just by the harbour, Amble NE65 0AA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We heard good things and they didn’t disappoint. The fish was so fresh. You could tell you are next to the sea. Just remember to book anytime around or after 5 as packed full

Thank James F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were a large family group and enjoyed a delicious meal with friendly service. This dropped off a bit as the restaurant got busier through the evening but in general was fine. The food was excellent, lovely fresh fish and beautifully cooked. Inventive menu with...More

Thank Liberty100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to go in it was very busy! Good plus point! Asked to come back in an hour which we did went for a drink back to b&b to freshen up. Great items on menu plus the specials board, apart from the seafood they specialise...More

Thank karamenga
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful view of the harbour, great food, friendly staff who were very helpful with the menu. ample choice for vegetarians, even though it is a predominatley fishy restaurant. relaxed atmosphere and wood fired pizza oven!

Thank whatweth0ught
Reviewed 1 week ago

For us townies locally sourced fresh fish is always a treat and the Boathouse didn't disappoint, from great straight forward fish and chips to fine hake. Good sized portions and friendly staff. We could live without the piped music, though, just a little on the...More

1  Thank ThingsOnTour
Reviewed 1 week ago

We come regularly to Northumberland and this is a real find. The food and service was excellent. It was far better than some of the well established fish restaurants in other parts of the country

Thank Howard C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed superb fish dinner in this small but evidently very popular restaurant. There are other things on the standard menu but every dish we saw was fish....and that's a good reason to pick this restaurant. Would recommend the monkfish tail curry and the scallops starter...More

Thank OxfordshireMucker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been a while since me and my husband has visited the boath ouse we were really looking fwd to returning couldn't have been more disappointed I had the scallop which were tiny n wasn't worth nearly £13 then had monkfish curry with pancetta bhaji...More

Thank 378,987,654,321
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely family meal with good, hearty sized portions. Good choice on the menu plus the daily blackboard . Very attentive young staff. Certainly go again.

Thank johnnyp48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten amazing seafood platter here but just popped in for coffees. Very disappointed with flat whites as just really milky lattes. Staff friendly but lacked any knowledge of coffee making. Took a bit of explanation but they did replace with a weak cappucino

Thank Columbus1492
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June 4, 2017|
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Response from Pat W | Reviewed this property |
I have only visited once, but will certainly go again. There are tables out on the decking, so certainly dogs would be allowed out there.
September 9, 2016|
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Response from Graham1986 | Reviewed this property |
Not inside, but they are welcome at the outside seating area.
July 14, 2016|
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Response from JoelandPri | Reviewed this property |
Hi, from what I saw there is definite seating outside and definite place to tie dogs up! Hope that helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leazes Street | Just by the harbour, Amble NE65 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Amble
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 711232
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