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Boat House Waterfront Dining

227 Schooner Drive, Tiverton, RI 02878
+1 401-624-6300
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“salads” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
227 Schooner Drive, Tiverton, RI 02878
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1 - 10 of 511 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We've enjoyed meals at the Boat House before and have been never disappointed. Last night I decided to try the special and yes it was special! Combined with the great views and a waitperson as knowledgeable as Holly the evening was perfect. I highly recommend...More

Thank nokidsathome
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had lunch here with a few friends today. We got a great table outside, shaded under large umbrellas with a beautiful water view. Our waiter was really nice and recommended a great drink for us to enjoy (dove in a shrub). I ordered the...More

Thank Emma R
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Emma, Thank you for the kind review and for enjoying the view with us here at the Boat House. I am glad you and your party enjoyed your meals and your drinks (tequila and grapefruit is a tasty combo). We hope you can come...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visiting Tiverton and read rave reviews of The Boat House, perhaps raising my expectations too high. Busy, bustling atmosphere, friendly. Principal gripe was the mediocre starter I had, 'white prawns' with two sauces. I asked our server what a white prawn was, he couldn't tell...More

Thank OdysseusHerts
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear OdysseusHerts, Thank you for visiting us at the Boat House and for the honest feedback. We strive to deliver a memorable dining experience to all our guests so I was dismayed when I read your comments. I would love the opportunity to hear more...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The setting and view are very nice. The overall vibe is a chic waterside bar/restaurant. Service was very friendly and fast. Chowders and scallops were very good; the shrimp had a very strange taste that no one at the table cared for.More

Thank tripdjd
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear tripdjd, Thank you for the review and I am glad you enjoyed your visit to the Boat House. We strive to deliver an exceptional dining experience to all our guests. If you would consider it, I would love to talk to you regarding your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, service and decor. Our out of town guests from Scotland, Australia, London and New York were very impressed,More

Thank Lydjoy
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lydjoy, Thank you for the kind review and for choosing to celebrate the three birthdays with us at the Boat House. I am glad you and your party enjoyed. It's nice to know we can appease a group of people from all over the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Third visit to the lovely restaurant, definitely not my last. Food, service, views all appealing. Comfortable seating, the meal was delicious. Wonderful selection on the menu. Picture perfect place for a sunset dinner. Highly recommend.More

Thank jgl22
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jgl22, Thank you for the review and high recommendation. We strive to bring the best in food, service and selection to all our guests. The sunsets are an added bonus, but glad you enjoy. We look forward to your next visit. Gratefully, Rebecca Campagna...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we live over an hour drive away, Boathouse has always been worth the drive. The views are none other than spectacular. Staff are friendly and very accommodating. The food is delicious and well presented. Definitely on the top of our list.More

Thank ddecesare1
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ddecesare1, It is an honor to be at the top of your list and thanks for making the hour trek to come see us. We are glad you enjoyed everything about your visit too. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Gratefully, Rebecca...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live almost one hour from the Boathouse but do not hesitate to make the trek. Everything is 1st class here from ample,delicious food with beautifully presented entrees,attentive waitstaff and exquisite ambiance especially when sitting at window which we we were fortunate enough to do...More

Thank Ernie R
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ernie, Thank you for the recent review and for making the hour trek to Tiverton to see us. I am so happy to hear that you enjoy being here as much as we enjoy having you here. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we choose to dine with Newport Restaurant Group, we are extremely pleased. We were in Middletown for the day and heading back to the West Bay when we decided to stop in at the Boat House for quick bite. We thought we might...More

Thank GregorioOenophile
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear GregorioOenophile, Thank you for your five-star review and I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. Our bar staff does a great job at providing the same hospitality to our guests that you would expect at a table. We want the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As always, the food is good, the water is beautiful, and the servers are well trained and friendly. A great place for families, couples, and friends to spend a summer afternoon.

Thank mamadukes52
Rebecca C, General Manager at Boat House Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear mamadukes52, Thank you for the kind review and I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Boat House. Hope you can spend more summer days with us in the months ahead. Regards, Rebecca Campagna General Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Schooner Drive, Tiverton, RI 02878
    (Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +1 401-624-6300
  • E-mail
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