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

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

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.

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  • 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 came into the boathouse today for lunch and had an amazing time. We had the soup to start followed by the kedgeree and my husband had the fish and... read more

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  • star rating  A bit off the beaten track, but well worth visiting. Friendly welcome by Julie and her staff, and as for the food, well Stuart the Chef must be one of... read more

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  • 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

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    August 7, 2019
  • star rating  This cafe used to be wonderful, friendly, great food and amazing location by the river. First visit in a long time. Milk jug absolutely filthy inside, bubble and squeak....portion for... read more

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  • star rating  We love visiting Julie and the team, always a warm friendly welcome, great tasty food and an amazing view. We have also been to a few of the event nights... read more

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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 9am to 4pm
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.

Rat Pack

 Sunday 6th Feb 2022
From 1pm onwards
£12 per ticket

George Michael

Sunday 13th February 2022
From 1pm onwards
£12 per ticket

Elton John

Sunday 27th February
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