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

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

2 for 1 Fish & Chips – Wednesday 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.

  • star rating  Great little friendly cafe with parking right by the door. Wish the daytime menu had a sausage sarnie though, as an alternative to the tasty BLT. Still get my 5... read more

    Philip T
    September 20, 2019
  • star rating  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... read more

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    January 26, 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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    December 6, 2020
  • star rating  I booked two weeks prior for an outside table for 6 Saturday at 2. As the weather was quite wet and windy I phoned two days before to confirm some... read more

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    May 11, 2021
  • 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  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... read more

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    February 11, 2019
  • star rating  This morning was the second visit to this little gem of an eatery tucked away in the marina. It is lovely to look out from your tables onto the marine... read more

    Peter G
    September 25, 2019
  • star rating  My wife and I came here today for the first time after seeing recommendations and we weren't disappointed. We both had the fish and chips (two for the price of... read more

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    December 23, 2020
  • star rating  We had a group of 12 booked for Friday during a Tappas evening. Last minute changes to numbers was easily and cheerily sorted. The food was superb (many of the... read more

    Hartley E
    November 2, 2019
  • 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

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 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 9.00pm (Tapas)
Saturday 9am to 4pm (food served 9am to 3pm)
Saturday 6pm to 10pm (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


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