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Noosa Boathouse

194 Gympie Tce, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
+61 7 5440 5070
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood tower” (22 reviews)
“seafood platter” (71 reviews)
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Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
194 Gympie Tce, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Best Waterfront Restaurant!
"A "must do" dining experience while visiting Noosa"
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2. Noosa's BEST Sunset Views
"food was lovely, service great and the sunset views out of this world"
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3. A "Must Do" when in Noosa
"the best meals I've had for some considerable time, simply amazing!"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had the annual family reunion with 30 people. Staff were excellent, food superb and wines very good. Great views of the Noosa river.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RayU56
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 15 March 2018

The perfect location for a long lunch (happily stay for dinner!), sunset drinks at the bar, or casual fish & chips on the waters edge. Have enjoyed numerous lunches and dinners at the Boat House and never been disappointed with the food, service and the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
3  Thank CLDavidson
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed coffee and then stayed for lunch with a pelican on a nearby pylon. Delicious fish and chips and cuttlefish salad on a beautiful day, with a view across the river. Perfect ending to a wonderful stay in Noosa!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KarateMum101
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice vibe sitting out on the water. We had cocktails upstairs first. Ok. Didn’t seem very strong for the price. The meal downstairs was tasty and there was more than enough for two. In fact our son ate quite alot of it with us. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kerrina2014
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lunch here is a real treat, especially if you book (or score) a window table. You feel like you are sitting on the deck of a luxury cruiser, watching the life of the beautiful river pass by. Good choice of wine, and food well cooked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lynchmurray
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrated my partners birthday. We are from Melbourne and we arrived in Noosa on his birthday and decided to go to the Boathouse. Had their seafood platter and it was delicious. Great value and very fresh. The view and ambience was awesome. Very nice.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tania S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently took our 2 young children to this restaurant for lunch. The front of house sat us in a cooler part of the restaurant with the children, which we thought was a really nice touch. The food we had was delicious. The waitress was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michelleneale
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went 2018 and was very impressed with the seafood and the view....the staff were very attentive. We had the lunch special which was great value and superb dishes to choose from.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dakoda14
Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying in Noosa for our 3rd time we always take the leisurely Noosa ferry up the Noosa River ,giving us a great view of the beautiful multi million dollar homes backing onto the river. Arriving at the Pelican dock it is just steps to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food but I found the owners/managers rude and abrupt. The wait staff were polite, engaging and attentive and the views were en pointe!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kelly K
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23 January 2018|
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Response from Graeme P | Reviewed this property |
We are just visitors to the Boathouse. Unfortunately we can't help you with your personal booking
17 August 2016|
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Response from NoosaRiver | Property representative |
Hi Kym, Thanks for your enquiry. We can certainly hold a birthday party for your daughter at Noosa Boathouse. Our kids meals from the kids menu are $10 each and the menu can be viewed on our website (along with all menu's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Gympie Tce, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa  >  Noosaville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5440 5070
  • E-mail
Absolute waterfront dining hub on the Noosa River offering something for everyone… an espresso bar, lunch & dinner bistro, a rooftop Sunset Bar, takeaway fish & chips, stunning weddings/event spaces. Noosa Boathouse showcases a modern Australian menu that lets seasonal produce shine and offers a strong emphasis on locally harvested produce, fresh seafood and quality beef, combined with an ambition to deliver excellent experiences and service. On the menu you'll find Chef Shane Bailey's signature dishes such as baked wild Qld scallops with sea urchin butter, slow cooked beef cheek w tamarind dressing, the ever popular salt & pepper calamari or crispy pork belly with Thai red curry sauce and our famous 3 tiered seafood platter is always a winner. Open 7 days from 6am. The Sunset Bar on the top deck is open from 4pm & offers Noosa's BEST sunset views. Live Music Sunday's! Noosa Boathouse is a "Must Do" experience when in Noosa!
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