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The Boat House

8 1/2 Coryell St, at The Porkyard, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1701
+1 609-397-2244
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“before dinner” (15 reviews)
“quiet drink” (3 reviews)
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8 1/2 Coryell St, at The Porkyard, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1701
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When all you do is drinks, the drinks should be good...and they were. Four of us had excellent margaritas. Nice setting where you choose to be seated inside or outside. Perfect place to start an evening with a couple of drinks before dinner

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We always have a great time here. The bartenders are super friendly and the cocktails are always wonderful. A hidden gem.

1  Thank Jason M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I lived in Lambertville many years ago and loved going to The Boathouse after a long afternoon of fly fishing on the wing dam. The atmosphere is perfect for those that enjoy the romantic feel of aged wooden beams and nautical motif. Wonderful service and...More

Thank flyfisher867
Reviewed 23 March 2017

What a little treasure! Really interesting nautical decor, vintage shabby chic style. Cocktails looked good as we sat at the bar watching them being made. We enjoyed a really good wine before going across the way for supper. Delightful ladies in service, an all round...More

Thank Lin W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a real gem. A nautically themed establishment that invites you to sit down and stay awhile. A great place to have drinks with friends and relax. Good service, terrific ambiance. This place hits on all cylinders. It is a special place that you...More

Thank audtiernan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The most unique bar in Lambertville. Nautical themed decor hangs from the ceilings and walls in this cosy drinks only establichment across the alley from Hamilton's Grill Room (which is BYOB). The perfect place to start an evening followed by a meal across the way....More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped in for a drink after dinner. They were near closing time but let our party in for a bit anyway. Friendly staff and good service. We were seated upstairs, which was cozy and comfortable. Stop in and check it out if you're in...More

Thank bfry918
Reviewed 15 December 2016

One of my favorite places to go in Lambertville. I was there a few years ago and it was empty. This time it was very crowded. I guess the word is out about this small place. If you can get a table grab it.

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my friends were treated nasty right at the front door. Old high school friends meeting up for a drink before heading to Lilly's on the Canal. They let 5 of us in and say they could not let more in. I asked if...More

1  Thank ellekaplan
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We've been coming here for years. Outdoor seating in the summer and sitting inside in the winter. It's just a great place with nice people and good drinks.

Thank Gowiththeflow2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
14:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 1/2 Coryell St, at The Porkyard, Lambertville, NJ 08530-1701
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lambertville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-397-2244
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