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Boathouse Grille

80 Shady Harbor Dr, New Baltimore, NY 12124
+1 518-756-7300
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pizza
$$ - $$$
80 Shady Harbor Dr, New Baltimore, NY 12124
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of us visited on July 30, 2017 in-order to celebrate a important birthday while enjoying Hudson River views. Our experience at the Boathouse Grille was not great. The good: Very nice deck right on the Hudson River with nice views. A decent beer list...More

3  Thank Culinary_Edification
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We always love to visit the Boathouse Grille. In fact, on long dark winter days, we talk about when the weather will be nice enough to have dinner on the river. Not this year. Atmosphere is great. Servers are helpful and cheerful but the food...More

2  Thank P T
brian d, Owner at Boathouse Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

PT, We are saddened to hear of your displeasure this year. I would love to hear more details in regards to your three favorites decline in quality. As we run our seasonal restaurant we must constantly adapt and improve through many avenues including honest reviews...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We tried this waterfront dining restaurant for the 1st time last Friday for dinner. Upon our arrival, we were thrilled with the views of the river & boats as well as with their specialty drink menu. For it not being busy when we arrived, the...More

Thank Jay V
brian d, Owner at Boathouse Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jay V, First off our apologies for your less than stellar experience at our place. We work very hard to insure our guests satisfaction, and when that doesn't happen we wish to learn from your experience. In regards to the crabcake, I have personally made...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the marina and had dinner at Boathouse Grille. The view is lovely, the service unremarkable and the food good but not great. I had the seafood pot pie and it was tasty with a decent amount of crab, small scallops and shrimp....More

Thank skiprette
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Chef Brian and the staff did a great job as we gathered about fifty people for an afternoon birthday party. Buffet was delicious and beautifully presented and the staff's help in organizing the flow of guests made it a very pleasant event for all concerned....More

Thank NYSnative
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite spots! Everyone there is very friendly and welcoming! The views are stunning and make for a beautiful backdrop to any meal! The live music, great food, and even better company make it an amazing place to spend an evening!

Thank Elisabeth802
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We went for some cocktails and appetizers. Everything was top-notch. Restaurant personnel are fantastic.

Thank WNS123
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a seasonal restaurant on the Hudson River and has docks in which passing by boats can dock for passengers to eat. We had a fantastic visit from the start. We visited on a Sunday ~6pm and greeted promptly by a friendly staff member....More

3  Thank scottdkyle
Kathy D, Owner at Boathouse Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you so much for your review and great photos!

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here many times and always enjoy it. It is being able to have dinner on the Hudson near Albany that brings us back, but the food is good too. The menu is not especially creative, but it is fine. It is watching...More

Thank Knith
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Oh, the bliss of summer dinner overlooking the Hudson River! We have been here several times and always enjoyed it. We order pub food and beer and always find it well prepared and served by a friendly waitstaff. The deck is large and covered and...More

Thank Suzanne P
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David W
25 August 2016|
Response from brian d | Property representative |
David, Thank you for that, I'm astonished you received that response from my team and I assure you that I am anything but Hollow. I can trace this back now and will make adjustments. Running a seasonal restaurant has it's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Shady Harbor Dr, New Baltimore, NY 12124
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 518-756-7300
  • E-mail
The Boathouse Grille is a seasonal waterfront restaurant located at Shady Harbor Marina on the Hudson River. The restaurant includes an expansive outdoor deck for cocktails and beautiful waterview dining. Open for lunch and dinner with a large menu including a variety of gourmet pizzas, salads, burgers, seafood, pasta, steak, chicken, vegetarian and gluten free options. The menu includes classic American cuisine combined with unique appetizers and entrees featuring a Latin/Asian fusion theme. Large indoor and outdoor bar featuring 20 draft beers selections, specialty cocktails and wine.

Known for its outdoor dining location on the banks of the upper Hudson River, the restaurant also has a large dining room complete with river views and three stone fire places. Designed to accommodate guests from intimate dining to private events, such as bridal showers, baby showers, family celebrations, corporate events and weddings.
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