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The Boathouse

Royal Parade | Princes Park, Eastbourne BN22 7AE, England
+44 1323 325555
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
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“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
“cheese scone” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, International, British
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Royal Parade | Princes Park, Eastbourne BN22 7AE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This could be such a fantastic place- right on the lake with fabulous sunsets, a gorgeous designed interior and wonderful location, just off the seafront and in the redeveloped Princes Park. We have been for lunch previously, which was nice, so we thought we would...More

Thank beirutboy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for my Mother`s 98th birthday tea.Nice tea,delicious cakes and friendly helpful staff.Thanks guys /girls!

Thank Irene E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

£4.40 for a chocolate brownie and ice cream... it was actually a chocolate sponge (over heated in a microwave?). Very overpriced. I was going to have a scone but I caught sight of some on a neighbouring table, they looked cheap and nasty. Nothing is...More

Thank Eleighs
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We visited after a walk around Princess Park and was not expecting table service. Lovely proper coffee and outside space to sit on a day that was weather permitting. Some cakes and scones, which pleased us as we only wanted a snack. We will visit...More

Thank Sweets51
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I had lunch with my husband yesterday at The Boathouse and it was so good. We shared calamari, salad and French fries which were absolutely delicious from their small bites menu - a glass of wine and a small bottle of prosecco and it came...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We visited as a couple for lunch on a seafront walk. It wasn’t particularly busy.. the boat house is lovely when you walk in. We were seated outside as it was a sunny day. Very nice nothing to complain about at all. All in all...More

Thank Jaymackie
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Just came back from The Boathouse, really lovely place, very tasty food (delish chicken soup people!), relaxing atmosphere, attentive service but not disturbing. Great place to pop for quick lunch or just simple coffee. They have lots of space inside the Restaurant, and also good...More

Thank sin30
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place friendly staff and good service, veggie board was delicious and we'll presented a glass of apple juice took the total to 9.90 reasonable enough with the lovely views, other items on the menu looked very good Will return

1  Thank Carol R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Yesterday saw our first visit to the Boathouse . We received a warm welcome from the young lady outside on the ice-cream stand, before we even got to the door. A nice change to being ignored at many British venues, sadly ....We walked in and...More

1  Thank Kev R
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We called in for a pot of tea and slice of cake, sitting outside on a sunny afternoon. Very few customers. We had promised the children ice creams and attempted to order. We were told we couldn’t have ice creams in a cone, as they...More

3  Thank Lynda S
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Eileen D
25 March 2018|
Response from TheBhouse | Property representative |
Good afternoon. We take last food orders at 5 pm. Last drinks orders 5.45 pm. Thank You.
16 October 2017|
Response from D0dge51 | Reviewed this property |
I found this on line, but not sure if this is the summer opening hours, or for any season: "The café is open between 8am and 6pm and we hope to extend both the menu and the opening hours over the coming weeks"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Parade | Princes Park, Eastbourne BN22 7AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 325555
  • E-mail
The Boathouse Restaurant is lovely place located in the Princes Park in Eastbourne. Open everyday 9 am -6 pm. Serve breakfast till 11.30 and lunches from 12 pm-5 pm.
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