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The Boathouse

4602 Millridge Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23112-4928
+1 804-744-2545
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4602 Millridge Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23112-4928
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

A delightful evening, excellent service by Emily and great food, all with a gorgeous view of the lake!

Thank johnwD4389WX
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so glad to hear you had such a delightful anniversary dinner and that Emily took such great care of you. We hope that you will come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful and very comfortable atmosphere. Servers well versed in menu. Excellent food. Everything one could ask of a fine dining restaurant.

Thank BeachRoy217
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that the food and service were both excellent. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We held a private event in the upstairs room. It was perfect for a small party. The staff were very helpful and accommodating. My daughter is a vegetarian and they brought her a wonderful dish apart from the menu for the group. I would recommend...More

Thank Lara N
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your private event in the Crow's Nest and that the crew took such great care of your party. We hope to see you back again sometime soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

WE are back, amazing dinner.. oysters, crab cakes, wonderful jalapeno hush puppies -WHAT..........great bread.......and MINE was DYNAMITE Shrimp Tacos... YES OUR server was a former marine PHIL.. you did an awesome job serving us and we thank you for treating us like "family" YES we...More

Thank jeannette y
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate you taking the time to write a review and are thrilled to hear that your dinner was delicious and that Phil took such great care of you all. We look forward to your next visit with us!

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Johanna and her event staff were no less than amazing! They assisted with the last minute planning and execution of my daughter’s wedding with professionalism, efficiency, during a bit of chaos situation. Beautiful venu and exceptional staff.More

Thank ddyer2018
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to hear that Johanna and the rest of the crew took such great care of you all on your daughter's big day! We look forward...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

I took four members of my elderly mom's extended family to dinner here last Thursday evening, expecting to feel like I was in a cave with a flashlight, the familiar feeling of a vegan in a standard restaurant. Instead, our delightful server (Elaina) offered to...More

1  Thank Teresa S
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

We're so glad that Elaina and Chef Matt helped you have a great experience! Thanks for taking teh time to write a review.

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Attended a catered event at The Boathouse - Sunday Park in March 2018. My husband and I both had steaks that were out of this world delicious. The waitstaff was attentive and the view right there on the reservoir is beautiful!

Thank J H
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks for the great review! We're so glad you chose us for your event. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The weather was great so we were treated to outdoor seating overlooking a beautiful lake. We have been a few times and the food has always been very good. This time, I ordered the “crab stuffed shrimp”. It was very good. However, the menu description...More

Thank tylerperk
Housepitality F, Director of Sales at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and give us feedback on your experience. I have shared your comments about the Stuffed Shrimp entree with the Corporate Chef. We hope to see you enjoying the patio again soon.

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We frequent The Boathouse on a regular basis and over the years, the area has grown so of course, there is almost always a wait (reservations highly suggested). We love the outdoor atmosphere, food, drink and staff but during the summer season, service is harder...More

Thank Terri5600
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your feedback with us. We appreciate learning where we can improve and we have passed your concern regarding the service along to our management team. We look forward to seeing you back...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

The views are what makes this restaurant so great. It has the perfect ambiance for a date night or a great family together in the daytime. The food is delicious but very pricey, so be prepared for that. Also be prepared with reservations ahead of...More

Thank JJOCEOTravels
Housepitality F, Guest Relations Manager at The Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoy the ambiance and the food and we look forward to seeing you back again soon!

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Joyce G
28 November 2016|
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Response from zanypoet | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Costco.
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hwluton
8 September 2016|
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Response from Joyce049 | Reviewed this property |
Reservations during summer and holidays should be made. Open for Sunday brunch!
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j k
28 February 2016|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
Best to have a reservation unless you're there for supper early, like 5 PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4602 Millridge Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23112-4928
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Midlothian
  • Phone Number: +1 804-744-2545
  • E-mail
Description
The view and setting of Sunday Park, graced by a 1,700 acre lake, are the breath of fresh air that will make your festivities truly memorable. Join us at The Boathouse and enjoy great food, great service, beautiful surroundings and our Wine Spectator award winning wine list. The panoramic sunset views put you in a resort vacation state of mind. The Boathouse Restaurant provides unlimited ways for our guests to enjoy the day or evening; business meetings, rehearsal dinners, dinner and drinks on our lakefront deck or inside dining surrounded in our beautiful nautical atmosphere with our open-fire Wood Stone pizza oven. Our menu features an extensive raw bar, open-flamed prime steaks, fresh seafood and if that is not enough we have Neapolitan Wood Stone fired pizzas.
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