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The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center

11800 W Broad St, Unit 950, Richmond, VA 23233-1064
+1 804-360-7200
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (29 reviews)
“oysters” (24 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
11800 W Broad St, Unit 950, Richmond, VA 23233-1064
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner, great atmosphere and great service. The sashimi is very very fresh and the rolls were on point. I had the Kamikaze and the Mexican and both are fresh (nothing fried), spicy and very tasty. LOVED!!!!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Meztlisoumaya
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

At here for a birthday dinner, All was excellent I bad the crab stuffed shrimp w asparagus and mashed potatoes. Partner had seafood sampler. Food was very hot and well prepared. The crab stuffing was sufficient to be a crab cake on its own. Service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank flyfisher2be
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for spending your birthday with us. We're gratified you enjoyed your meals and found the crab stuffing so filling! We hope you come back for your next special occasion!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I saw this restaurant in a mall atmosphere. Then I learned of the happy hour oysters. They were delicious. But even better was the ribeye steak dinner with asparagus! It was amazing. The server was amazing! She was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank E1882UKedwards
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, we're so thrilled to know we went above your mall dining expectations! Oysters are a great way to start your meal, especially when they're on happy hour! We love to hear that our staff met your standards and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice bright attractive restaurant,in a very busy shopping area. Had crab cake sandwich on a very nice bun and New England clam chowder was very good. The other three people I was with also enjoyed their meals including their very chocalately desserts. The server was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank baxtersm1
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for finding time to review your experience with us. Crabcake sandwich and New England Style Clam Chowder are two staples on our menu, we're so glad you enjoyed them. We hope you join us again some time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect date night restaurant. Ask for a booth! Order the surf and turf and get the zookie for dessert.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Justin V
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Justin, we're glad you and your date could cozy up in a booth and enjoy a zookie! Thank you for the review and recommendations to future guests.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with a great friend. Another restaurant had a 2 hour wait so we decided to give Boathouse at Short Pump a try. Now I know why it was empty! Greeted with is it just 2? That always annoys me. Overpriced and my shrimp...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Christy S
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're sorry to hear you had a disappointing dinner at The Boathouse. We appreciate your feedback, especially about the menu selections, and have shared your comments with the General Manager and Corporate Chef. Thanks for your review.

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Our diner group selected the boathouse for our November outing. It was a memorable experience but not in a good way. It took well over an hour to get our meals. For those who did not order salad it was miserable waiting that long to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dond7
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback about your experience. I'm very sorry that you did not receive the level of food and service we expect for our guests. If you are willing to share a few more details, including the date of your visit, please email...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

If I had to pick one restaurant to go to for the rest of my life, the boathouse at short pump town center would have to be one to consider. The experience was amazing from start to finish! The host was warm and welcoming. He...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tameraranstein
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for choosing The Boathouse as one of your all time favorites! We're so pleased to know Paris provided great service throughout your visit and was able to recommend the best dip you've ever had! Wow! Thank you for your great review.

Reviewed November 1, 2018

We stopped to have a big lunch since we had a big drive ahead. We started with Oysters Rockafeller and they were maybe the best we have had. He had the crabcake sandwich. There was filler, but all restaurants do that. It tasted good. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 658holly
Housepitality F, Public Relations Manager at The Boathouse at Short Pump Town Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, we're so glad you loved the Oysters Rockafeller, Buffalo Shrimp Sandwich, and Brussels Sprout Salad! We hope you were full enough for you long drive, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 29, 2018

So many good reviews I'll just stick to our experience--which was just okay. The poor service by our waitress detracted from what may have been decent food, but made the impression of our visit less than satisfactory. The young woman who served us was extremely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank schwartzcga65
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Cindy P
January 3, 2017|
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Response from Housepitality F | Property representative |
Hi, Cindy, I apologize for the delayed response. The closest dish on our menu to a Seafood Fra Diavolo is our Shrimp & Scallop Pasta. I will certainly pass your inquiry along to the Chefs as a recommendation for a special... More
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queenbee24503
June 23, 2016|
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Response from molarman26 | Reviewed this property |
Yes all if short pump is dog friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11800 W Broad St, Unit 950, Richmond, VA 23233-1064
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-360-7200
  • E-mail
Description
We consider Short Pump our dry dock Boathouse location, offering the same impeccable service and distinctive experience as our waterfront restaurants only housed in the convenience of Short Pump Town Center. We invite you to take a break from shopping to enjoy some of Richmond's best sushi as well as other Boathouse favorites.
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