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Alma Boathouse

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
8588 Main St, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N5, Canada
+1 506-887-1101
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (44 reviews)
“lobster roll” (36 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
8588 Main St, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 248 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My wife and ten month old had lunch in the Boathouse in September. The staff was extremely friendly and outgoing, especially to our little guy. The entire restaurant including the bathrooms were very clean and the service from our waitress and the kitchen was very...More

Thank Tyler - Nadine V
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was very food and it seemed to be a very family oriented spot to eat. It was one of the restaurants that was open a little later which made it great for tourists.

Thank MTBMama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this small town and really enjoyed our lunch. The beer battered fish and chips were to die for. The service was excellent and the location idea to watch the comings and goings of the town.

Thank Joyce W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was prompt and good. Food had good serving sizes and was tasty. Prices weren't crazy for a tourist town. I was pleasantly surprised at home much I enjoyed it. After a day of hike ing it was the perfect place for a sit down...More

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in Alma en route from St Johns to Moncton. We checked out a few of the local restaurants and opted for this one. We are very glad we did. The chowder was out of this world, the 1 piece of haddock and fries...More

Thank athena345
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Alma on the way to Hopewell Rocks for a bite to eat. We chose Alma Boathouse as it claimed to have the best seafood chowder in the maritimes. Well they were not wrong, the chowder was superb, full of seafood and it...More

Thank Martin O
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Alma for lunch on our way to some sight seeing and walked by this restaurant. The food looked appealing from what we could see on the patio. We both ordered lobster rolls, one with fries and one with seafood chowder. The service...More

Thank jenna f
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Pleasant staff, average decor. Quite happy until the fish and chips came. From then on we just looked at each other and over and over cooed about the best ever. We come from Whitstable in England and should know fish and chips. Definately the best...More

Thank xyxyxyxyxy
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The Boathouse was recommended by a staff member at another tourist site. She made a great recommendation! It isn't much to look at. The interior décor is minimal. All that is irrelevant when you sink your teeth into the food ... the seafood dishes are...More

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We had the lobster bucket as a couple and thoroughly enjoyed it! Finished off with in house bread pudding.

Thank Gord E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8588 Main St, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1N5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Albert County  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: +1 506-887-1101
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