We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Splash At the Boathouse

College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
+1 802-658-2244
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“lobster roll” (24 reviews)
“fish tacos” (12 reviews)
“hummus plate” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (200)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If we ever go back to Splash, it will be for the view of harbor and lake at sunset, with pleasure boats, tour boats and ferries coming and going. That part is magical. Maybe we’ll try a light snack or a bottle of beer. This...More

Thank HMac_2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've just enjoyed a lovely trip to Splash - on a beautiful sunny & warm evening it was a joy to share the lakeside views with a crowd of people who all seemed to be enjoying the food & the atmosphere The menu is limited...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Albeit a wonderful view, the food was awful. I got a lobster roll and it was all claw with a lot of that spongy orange matter in the tip of the claw. It didn’t tase good, no pizzazz. It wAs not fishy smelling, the only...More

Thank Chriscarlspencer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for some cocktails while watching the sunset and the boats in the marina. It's worth visit.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped by for lunch with an other couple. Service was good. Food was very good, spouse and I had the Lobster roll, very good there were big Pieces of lobster cole slaw was very good. Couple that we were with , had the Cobb...More

Thank beebeesmum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the "gag..." review, we thought twice about going to Splash but so glad we ignored that review. Were seated right away though most of the outdoor tables, all with umbrellas, were taken. Gracious waitress offered to get me a sample of a beer...More

Thank LVS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know that old adage "if the place has a beautiful view, it doesn't have to have good a view". This place more than proves it. Taco chips right out of the bag, salsa right out of the jar. Fish tacos just horrible, inedible taste...More

Thank leafpeeper98
Barkeaters, Manager at Splash At the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Leafpeeper, Sorry to hear you had a bad time with the food. I hope you will come back and give us a chance to show you a better experience. Lucy

Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

The views from here are breathtaking! You can dine and sip right on the water! Both the food (lobster roll) and cocktails were awesome. I will definitely be back! Service was great as well!

Thank Tracie W
Reviewed October 24, 2017

A warm fall day, sitting outside on the shore of the lake, eating good food. The overall experience was fantastic. I had the lobster roll, which was quite good.

Thank GSEdwards45
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch and had the lobster roll. Food was very good and the service was as well. The view was stunning.

Thank Julie S
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Burlington
Hilton Burlington
1,757 reviews
.24 miles away
Courtyard Burlington Harbor
807 reviews
.25 miles away
Hotel Vermont
813 reviews
.28 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn Burlington Downtown
832 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Hen of the Wood
821 reviews
.29 miles away
August First
214 reviews
.29 miles away
The Skinny Pancake
953 reviews
.15 miles away
Juniper Bar & Restaurant
209 reviews
.28 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Waterfront Park
722 reviews
.10 miles away
Lake Champlain Ferries
190 reviews
.19 miles away
The Growler Garage
26 reviews
.22 miles away
Foam Brewers
80 reviews
.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Splash At the Boathouse staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: College Street, Burlington, VT 05401
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-658-2244
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing