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Boathouse Horseshoe Bay Restaurant - CLOSED

6695 Nelson Ave, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2B2, Canada
+1 604-921-8188
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
“crab” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
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Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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6695 Nelson Ave, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have genuinely eaten better salmon and potatoes on a flight. The potatoes were reheated and bad. The salmon was not fresh enough. Good wine list and view but this place needed to close.

Thank hanwarner
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We've enjoyed the restaurant largely for its scenic waterfront location. That latter quality led to the restaurant's November 30 closure. Construction is soon beginning on a massive residential development on lands surrounding the restaurant site.

1  Thank Norman F
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Recommend for family atmosphere. Not high end but solid mid range with adequate portions for the price. Would have appreciated a table away from young families .

Thank Lauri C
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I went here with a large group of people and we arrived in early evening just before the sun had set. The first thing you notice is how quiet it is around the restaurant and how it is situated right on the water. Going inside,...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went there for brunch today and it was not good at all. Eggs benny x2 was cold and coffee was bad. Too bad because this used to be a great restaurant.

Thank Jorg T
Reviewed 9 November 2016

After getting caught in heavy traffic getting across the border, we missed our reservations in Vancouver. We decided to drive on, reaching Horseshoe Bay at dusk. We followed the road to the center of town and headed toward the water. Finding The Boathouse was such...More

Thank cavwalker
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Went for a midweek Birthday dinner after a long time. The location is great, on the water, watching the ferry and boats. The service was slack and not polished. You'd expect much more as a minimum standard for a restaurant of this calibre. Food was...More

Thank Dhoom13
Reviewed 22 October 2016

It was our first time at Horseshoe Bay and we arrived around 2 hours in advance of our boarding time. We opted for this restaurant for lunch as it was right on the water and off of the main busy street. We arrived right after...More

Thank ACCTD14
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have been going to the Boathouse whenever I have visitors in town. I love the relaxed atmosphere, happy hour is a great deal! Usually a late lunch is a good time. Oysters are fresh and tasty, rest of the seafood is good. I was...More

Thank Vancouveritas
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stopped off at Horseshoe Bay on our journey to Whisler We saw it had private parking so found a space and went in. Got a nice booth with a view of the harbour. The restaurant was very busy and it had a good buzz...More

1  Thank NaturesMoments
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 60
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6695 Nelson Ave, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2B2, Canada
    (Bay Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  West Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-921-8188
  • E-mail
We are situated right on the edge of the water in beautiful Horseshoe Bay. Our view is very west coast and compliments our menu well. We are proud to present an extensive selection of great recipes, wines, and unique cocktails to provide you with an amazing west coast dining experience. Join us in our relaxed, casual atmosphere - come as you are.