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Boat House By The Lake, The

The Boat House by the Lake has been the go to spot for waterfront dining in Canberra for the last couple of decades. It remains a premier dining experience.

Chef John Leverink delivers impeccably plated modern Australian dishes with the freshest ingredients in elegant surroundings. Choose from four courses a la carte or a six plus course degustation. Luke Ardern keeps the floor running efficiently with an emphasis on friendly, professional, knowledgeable service

The extensive wine list features a sizeable selection of Canberra region wines, great labels from Australia's best regions and an impressive list of French champagnes.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Monday-Saturday 6.30-9pm

TYPE OF SERVICE

Restaurant or cafe

SERVICE

PRICE RANGE

Mains over $30

LIQUOR LICENSING

Fully licensed but no BYO

SOCIAL MEDIA

TRIPADVISOR

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING

Ranked #41 of 1,259 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2016

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS

Once great restaurant now fallen off the cliff

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This used to be one of my favourite Canberra restaurants but will not go back until they change the chef. Our visit last week with a number of friends was a severe disappointment. Plates were cold...

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Missed the boat here!!!

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First, I do not understand the raving about this restaurant. I went there for a work function and was expecting something amazing. It is really dark outside trying to find the carpark. A sign outside...

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A wedding with a view

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I attended a beautiful intimate wedding here. Cannot fault it. The service, the venue, the view! I have been to The Boathouse for training and a work Christmas party and all events have been...

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CUISINE

  • Modern Australian

FEATURES

  • Waterside Dining