Hello and welcome back to going out! We are Covid safe and back open wednesdays-Sundays from 9am

Breakfast Menu – available 9am to 11am Tuesday to Sunday

2 for 1 Fish & Chips – Wednesday lunchtimes between 12 noon and 6.30pm

We pride ourselves on delicious homemade food at a fair price and making sure all our customers receive a warm, friendly welcome

We use fresh seasonal produce and all our suppliers are independent local businesses like us. 

Since opening our doors in May 2017, we have worked hard to make The Boathouse in the Marina, Littlehampton the place to go for families and friends who want to enjoy great food, tasty wines, cold beer and a fabulous atmosphere.

  • star rating  Found this little Gem by accident! Only had a coffee, but staff were pleased to serve us and made us feel most welcome. We will be back for lunch some... read more

    Anne E
    August 7, 2019
  • star rating  The restaurant is in the marina. It is light and airy and there is always something to watch through the window. The food is all good and the chef will... read more

    November 22, 2019
  • star rating  Delightful time had at this restaurant overlooking the river Arun. Food was excellent, and, as described locally sourced. Julie, the manageress was most helpful and attentive. Group of four adults... read more

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    September 25, 2021
  • star rating  The staff are friendly but not over bearing, the food is excellent and well filling.
    To sit in a light atmosphere, watching the boats going up the river. Perfect for... read more

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    October 11, 2020
  • star rating  The restaurant is in the marina. It is light and airy and there is always something to watch through the window. The food is all good and the chef will... read more

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    November 22, 2019
  • star rating  Visited the Boathouse Restaurant for the first time, but not the last time on Friday night with family. This was chosen by Trip Advisor reviews and also something different. I... read more

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    September 26, 2020
  • star rating  Went for breakfast today. First off, owner and waitress not wearing masks. Table was really sticky - had to put napkins over the table. Husband had ‘Eggs Avocado” - the... read more

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    July 24, 2021
  • star rating  We have visited the boathouse many times and on every occasion both the service and food was exemplary, we are looking forward to our next visit in 2 weeks ,... read more

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    May 14, 2019
  • star rating  I was at your restaurant on Tuesday 14th September 2021.
    What a FANTASTIC waitress/ server, she has a fantastic sense of humour, a FANTASTIC ASSETT to your business.
    Keep her... read more

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    September 19, 2021
  • star rating  We came on a Friday night to trial the Tapas dishes after hearing great things, and it did not disappoint! There was a large variety of dishes and the chef... read more

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    October 17, 2020

Serving amazing breakfasts between 9am and 11am

We offer a bottomless brunch Thursday Friday or Saturdays for just £25.pp

Bottomless prosecco and beautiful food for two hours is the best way to catch up with friends.

Opening Hours

We are closed Mondays and Tuesdays (even the best need to rest), but ope the rest of the week serving amazing breakfasts between 9am and 11am and delicious lunches between 12pm and 3pm, with plenty of great coffee and homemade cakes for “Elevenses.”

We also open on Friday and Saturday evenings for dinner and Friday Night is our famous Tapas night! Check out our menu of delicious, authentic Tapas dishes.

Monday Closed (except on Bank Holidays)
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 4pm
Friday 9am to 4pm thenTapas served 6pm to 10pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 9am to 5pm (unless entertainment on)

We do get very busy, particularly at weekends and we host lots of private functions, especially on Saturday nights. To avoid disappointment or a wasted journey, please do ring us in advance to book your table.


2 for 1
Fish and Chips


Our Famous
Tapas Night

What's on

Keep up to date with the latest events at The Boathouse In The Marina 

by “Liking” and following our Facebook page.

Rod Stewart Tribute

 Sunday 13th June 2021
From 1pm onwards
£12 per ticket

Dolly Parton Tribute

Sunday 4th July 2021
From 1pm onwards
£12 per ticket

Tina Turner Tribute

Sunday 15th August 2021
From 1pm onwards
£12 per ticket

Live Entertainment

On Sundays, we regularly host a range of the country’s best Tribute Acts to make Sunday Lunch really go with a swing. Check out our What’s On page for forthcoming events and follow us on Facebook to keep up-to-date.

Get In Touch

To book a table or private function, please call us on 01903 739607 or complete the form below

Ferry Road
Littlehampton Marina
BN17 5DS

Best Place to Eat and
Drink in Arun District 2018