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

2 for 1 Fish & Chips – Wednesday lunchtimes between 12 noon and 3pm

Free Drink with every main meal – Thursday lunchtimes between 12 noon and 3pm

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.

  •   The Boat House was perfect in every way - the food, service and facilities were all amazing. I had lunch here with my husband and two children. The staff were really welcoming and friendly, and great with my 2 young children. The food was absolutely...More

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  •   We visited on a Saturday lunchtime in February after a lovely riverside walk with our cocker spaniel. We had been meaning to visit for nearly a year and are so glad we finally made it. The food was beautifully presented and truly delicious. There was...More

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  •   Owned by a friendly bunch of people. Had our works doo. Third time I've been here but first-time to eat. I'm also glad to say they've done away with the portaloo. The starters were excellent! Their crispy duck starter was the best orange duck I've...More

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  •   We went for a Christmas meal. I can’t fault the food or service at all. So friendly and helpful. We’ll be returning.

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  •   Been to the Boat House many times, the food is always fantastic, freshly cooked and delicious. Last Friday we tried the Tapas menu. So glad we did! Each dish was excellent, there were four of us and each us loved every dish we tried. Really...More

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  •   The Boathouse is a real gem of a place. The staff are so friendly, the food is delicious and so well priced. All of the ingredients are fresh and high quality. Our fish & chips were sublime with the most wonderful chips, mushy peas and...More

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  •   What a brilliant restaurant! Very warm atmosphere and the staff were so friendly, great coffee and delicious tea cakes all at a reasonable price. I sat outside in the cold by choice and it was still service with a smile. Even received dog treats. Fully...More

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  •   Tapas with a twist on a Friday evening. The Friday evening work well, the food is excellent, some interesting dishes, the prices are good and the welcome friendly. Atmosphere is good.

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  •   visited for the first time yesterday with friends yesterday. The fish was fresh and batter cooked to perfection. Beautiful surroundings overlooking the Marina and countryside. Tranquil setting was an asset to an enjoyable lunch. Staff friendly and helpful, and food served on time. Can't wait...More

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  •   We attended a family party held at this place... The staff there ...every one.. bent over backwards to make the evening go well.. the chef rustled up a great buffet as per the spec of the evening. The bar ran smoothly...and everyone concurred it was...More

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Serving amazing breakfasts between 9am and 11am

Opening Hours

We are open every day except from Mondays (even the best need to rest), 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 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Wednesday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Thursday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Friday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Friday 6pm to 10.30pm (food served 6pm to 9pm)
Saturday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Saturday 6pm to 11pm (food served 6pm to 9pm)
Sunday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)

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


Free drink with
every main course


Our Famous
Tapas Night

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.

What's on

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

by “Liking” and following our Facebook page.

Mothers Day Special Menu & Swing Crooner

Sunday 31st March 2019
From 1pm onwards
£10 per ticket Mum's eat for free

Brothers in Blues Bob & Miller

Sunday 7th April  2019
From 1pm onwards
Free Entry


Sunday 14TH APRIL 2019
From 3pm onwards
Free Entry 


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