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Boat House Pub

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Bar, British, Pub
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Westhill Lane | Norton, Yarmouth, England
01983 760935
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came here for lunch after we got off the ferry at Yarmouth - its not really a pub, more of a beach cafe that serves alcohol, but being able to dink a cold beer with delicious mussels and chips whilst the children ran along the beach playing was perfect. very quiet, lovely people.

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Thank Virginia G
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We randomly stopped at the boat house and we didn't regret it. The mussels were amazing, freshly cooked and you can taste the authenticity. Facing the sea. An amazing experience

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Thank El0Cha
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After walking on the very beautiful Headon Warren, we felt we were in need of a sugar hit so on the way back home we thought we'd give the Boathouse a try. We went there many years ago but hadn't been back and I'm v glad we decided to give it another try. We were greeted by the v friendly... More 

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Thank Tina H
Bapchild, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Good Lady and I payed a visit purely because she had to have home made cake and a coffee. To my delight upon entry they were licensed so I could have a beer. Coffee and cake for the good Lady, San Miguel for me Win Win. It's a family run establishment and all were very helpful and accommodating. Would... More 

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Thank TKLontour
Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lisa and her family made us really welcome , under new management since March.... Really making a go of it too. Great food, great atmosphere , even the dog was made to feel special. Right on the edge of the beach, glorious in the sunshine

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Thank BRYAN L
Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place by accident today and I'm very pleased we did. The menu was very comprehensive and catered for all our needs, including those of my three children. The staff were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble.

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Thank mbcbr
Redditch, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here, it was so good we went back for breakfast the next day. Kids loved the beach and the binoculars were great to watch the passing yachts. Lovely staff, very accommodating. Would definately recommend.

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Thank Jane F
London
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just moved to the Island in February, we stumbled across this charming little cafe/restuarant by chance. We decided to take our dogs for a walk along the beach near Fort Victoria today...saw a table available outside the cate today...and thought what a great place for lunch. We ordered the Seafood Basket and Squid in Batter. Both of these dishes... More 

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Thank Lauradunsby
Flackwell Heath, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have always liked this place, the location is lovely and the food and staff have been very good. However the one huge problem was the previous owners relaxed attitude was reflected in their opening hours. You would turn up the same time as you went the previous day/week and would find it shut. So when I arrived today I... More 

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Thank Jason M
Yarmouth, England, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Boathouse at lunchtime today. It's clearly changed hands. We walked in and were 'greeted' by people's backs, with no intention of acknowledging that we were there. A small child was working behind the bar. We asked for draught beer with a view to having lunch (didn't bother).'sorry, it's off" so we had two small bottles of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westhill Lane | Norton, Yarmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: 01983 760935

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?