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Boathouse on the Bay

190 N Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803-4601
+1 562-493-1100
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“sushi” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
190 N Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803-4601
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Boathouse on the Bay
1. Waterfront & Patio Dining
"on the marina, and there is both inside and outside seating available."
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2. Live Entertainment
"Great views of the bay with live music"
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3. Banquets, Events & Parties
"The food was great. Service was awesome and quick. Loved everything"
Kathy P
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a fantastic meal, view, and hospitality recently at this establishment. My Halibut was fantastic! Burt, our server, made us feel like family and was even able to make a substitution to assist with my Keto dietary needs. You won't regret dining at this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ttocsnodrog_2000
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Although we live nearby we’d never tried this place...we usually go to Schooner or Later because it’s more of a locals hangout, but the wait there was 1-1/2 hours. With Ballast Point right next door I can see why this place might get overlooked and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LBGrandBanks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for lunch or dinner right on Alamitos Bay. The food and service are always good and it is a great place to meet friends or have a date night.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Fearless730216
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

My friends Birthday choice. Went at 5:30 pm just as the sun was setting on the bay. The best time to go for atmosphere. The smell of the sea adds to the experience. I had the fish soup which was similar to a chippino. They...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Toby G
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We live in beautiful Colorado, a great state but landlocked. So to get to California to visit dear friends and have a long-missed view of water, boats and seagulls while dining is heavenly. Our friends who live in Seal Beach suggested we all go there...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 17 September 2018

our service was not that great and I felt the prices were a little high, but I decided that I paid for the awesome view and good food!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank agibbs2018
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing busy place with patrons rotating in and out of the patio. Their staff accommodates the guest as quickly as possible. Some guests endure the late afternoon sun and some cannot cope. It’s a massive shuffle on demand. Our attendant was Alyssa. She was awesome!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jagjim
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Andrew manages a great staff at this landmark seafood restaurant. Molly, the hostess, was cheerful and helpful. When she heard it was my 65th birthday, she accommodated my wife and me like an old uncle and sat us with a great sunset view of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Leopold A
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We are regulars, live music every evening on the patio, spectacular harbor views, great sunset and we love the food too. Get the yellowtail crudo

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AndreasWeaver
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a great restaurant on Alamitos Bay with killer views, but...I went there on a recent Friday to meet friends and was not pleased with the gratuity that was automatically added. Our group was less than 8 people (usually the typical number when gratuities...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LBCA90803
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 N Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803-4601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-493-1100
  • E-mail
The Boathouse on the Bay is a steak and seafood restaurant situated on Alamitos Bay in Long Beach and serves an array of fresh seafood, steak, sushi, sashimi, oysters and cocktails.
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