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Boathouse Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED


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US$10 - US$25
American, Cajun & Creole
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

This place has some of the rudest servers ever, which is saying a lot for the area. Was here recently for a local event and asked for an order of fries, which I told I could not have. When I inquired about the shrimp basket...More

Date of visit: April 2016
2  Thank JBIC_100
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The burger was quite amazing, but felt it was overpriced at $12.95 for burger and fries. Service was great and very friendly.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank barbaradtaylor
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We went here because the more popular Starlight Theater had a one hour wait. There were only 4 people there when we arrived. I don't know why; we enjoyed the burger more than the one later at Starlight, and the beer was a dollar less...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I stumbled upon this place one night in Terlingua. I walked in to hear live music being played to a crowd of locals, so I knew it must be good. There's a lot on the menu, but I chose the burger because I'd heard they...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank whaddaguy
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the homemade burgers and live entertainment. If you are in the area it is a "Must Visit" place to kickback n relax.

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank Larleme
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Awesome bands,booze and food. We ahd a shrimp special and it was delicious. The palneta was amazing. The salad with it was good too. My son had a 12 oz burger and he said it was the beat burger he ever ate. I tried a...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank Carl J
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This place offers a changing special on the weekends that will not disappoint! Great Music.....lots of fun with a local flare.

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank DesertMermaid432
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Casual dining with awesome burgers and fries. Very friendly staff. We were staying in lajitas tx at maverick ranch RV park. Boathouse was not far from there and we would definitely go back.

Date of visit: January 2016
1  Thank wendygregoria52
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Friendly local place with very friendly local clientele. All of Terlingua seems to be full of nice folks, and the Boathouse is no exception. No frills menu features several well-prepared options. I had a calzone which was very good. My wife had the fried chicken...More

Date of visit: January 2016
1  Thank herbeehusker
Reviewed 2 January 2016

My wife and I had two meals at the Boathouse. The first was their cheeseburger. It was delicious and BIG. It could easily have been divided between us. The second was the shrimp basket. I found the wait staff and bartenders very friendly, and enjoyed...More

Date of visit: December 2015
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