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Boathouse Restaurants

8331 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1Y1, Canada
+1 604-273-7014
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (42 reviews)
“maple salmon” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8331 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1Y1, Canada
Neighbourhood: Bridgeport
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Disappointing visit, our error is wanting the Happy Hour deals...so this limits to the area it is served and the one server available. We chose table middle of lounge, room was uncomfortably warm so I asked our hostess if there was a chance to turn...More

1  Thank Audrey19602012
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Had a great meal here. The two soups whiskey crab bisque and seafood chowder were yummy. The prawn chicken green curry our daughter had was excellent with 8 prawns in it. My hubby had the crab and lobster raviolis which was tasty and the sauce...More

1  Thank djdebbc
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Boathouse is our favourite place and foods & services are great as usual ! We have been here since we moved to Canada in 1996, still love going to this place for their crab festival but this time with a little disappointed become they open...More

1  Thank OpheliaWM
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I have always enjoyed coming here. The area near the airport is sort of lacking in choice and this is a nice place. Usually good food and a good selection of BC wines. I had a salmon this time which was very good. It was...More

1  Thank traveloften028
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Great food, location and atmosphere. An all occasion venue with friendly staff. Parking is a little tight, but adequate. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Garry V
Reviewed 25 February 2016

I arrived at this restaurant about 8PM on a Wednesday. Fairly busy, but I was seated promptly by pleasant staff. Service and the arrival of food was also prompt. I had the 3 course special: seafood chowder, seafood jambalaya followed by ice cream, all for...More

2  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We enjoyed sitting looking out over the water eating our fish and chips in a very relaxing atmosphere. The fish and chips were excellent, the price reasonable and the service was superb. We were there about 13:30, luncheon crowd had left so the place was...More

1  Thank DRS48
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Six of us women friends went in December for our get-together and we enjoyed the service and great food. But, as the restaurant was not full, The servers filled tables that were close together. We were sat next to a party of ten men who...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Great Meal, always good here and excellent service. Kids meal is too much food LOL its worth It! I always have the new York or prime rib so good.

Thank garymelissalim
Reviewed 6 February 2016

I took a friend out for a birthday dinner for some seafood on a Friday evening. We took a table in the bar/lounge in the corner window as it seemed a nice location. It was not busy and at first service was attentive. But as...More

Thank mpgyvr
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We are coming from the Abercorn - how do we get to Boathouse?
9 September 2016|
Response from Wim V | Reviewed this property |
If you are going to the Richmond location then get onto Bridgeport Road from the highway and head west. The entrance to Boathouse Parking is after you've crossed No 3 Road and immediately BEFORE you get to the overpass
Laura B
Gluten free
4 November 2015|
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Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
We are talking fresh fish,clams and oysters with a side of beef here. This is the quality of restaurant and Vancouver is the type of location that makes me think that any dietary spevifications would be handled. But as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8331 River Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1Y1, Canada
    (Bridgeport Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: We are located on a bus route with connections to the Airport and Downtown Vancouver.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > Bridgeport
  • Neighbourhood: Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: +1 604-273-7014
  • E-mail