Welcome to The Boathouse
Overlooking golden sands and the confluence of the Taw and Torridge rivers, The Boathouse in Instow is a beach bar and restaurant with a serious passion for great food, fresh fish, fine wines and good times.
Start your day with a fresh ground coffee prepared to barista standards by our friendly team.
Or come in for lunch or an evening meal and enjoy our seasonally evolving menu, reflecting the fabulous produce available from both local day boats and our extensive network of suppliers. And if you’d like to bring your four legged friend, please note we’re dog friendly, with your canine companion welcome to join you at tables booked in our beach bar or in on our famous ‘Top Deck’.
It’s that cork-popping time of year again! Come and create festive memories with friends and family here at The Boathouse in Instow. Our Christmas Crew mates party nights are perfect for your work Christmas get-togethers or gatherings with family and friends. Captain Brendan and his merry crew are ready and raring to welcome you with open arms this festive season.