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BG's Boathouse

) #50 of 143 Restaurants in Portsmouth €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
191 Wentworth Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5507
+1 603-431-1074
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steamers” (14 reviews)
“clams” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
191 Wentworth Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5507
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been coming here for years. The food is good. Both indoor and outdoor seating. Has dock to tie up to so you can visit by boat. The chowders and bisque are really tasty. It would probably be a fun place just to have...More

Thank wrongfootjones
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Going to BG's has always been an amazing experience, but yesterday's dinner was a big disappointment. I feel that a $28 scallop dinner should be awe inspiring and yesterday's meal was definitely not up to that caliber or price. The broiled scallop dinner consisted of...More

Thank BostonDiners
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Put this on you places to dine list, you won't be disappointed. On our last visit I ordered the combo platter and when it came to our table I couldn't believe the size of this meal. My wife and I could have made two meals...More

Thank TMan01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a day a Wallis Sands a beer, clams and French fries hit the spot. Sitting on the deck enjoying the made for a pleasant end of the day. AND they serve an excellent gluten free lager.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice coastal drive and stopped at BG's for dinner. Two of us ordered the Fish and Chips - Haddock - it was ok, Mini jumbo shrimp - very good, oniion rings - ok. Wine and beer. One grilled haddock - ok. Service...More

1  Thank bgfuntime
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

B G's Boathouse has awesome atmosphere and great food and drinks. Sitting out in the marina with great steamers and a beautiful grilled blackened shrimp salad , WHO CAN ASK FOR MORE. Stop by you won't be sorry. Ask for Natasha at the bar she'll...More

1  Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location if you have to stay at the Marriott or anywhere else nearby. Easy and free parking. Drinks good. Food completely forgettable and served with the charm of a McDonald's.

2  Thank GlobalPolyglot
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a great quaint fish restaurant. It has a variety of other foods as well. My fav is shrimp dinner with baked potato. The scenery is lovely with a view of the water and boats. The staff is always so great our waitress...More

1  Thank Josie T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a nice chat with one of the owners after dinner, she is related to the original owner. Thus, the location is great, water views and the restaurant has expanded in phases, with the New England charm attached. The food was excellent, each of the...More

1  Thank 633sailor
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this place during our stay at Marriot Wentworth. The food is pretty good. The place is very casual, plastic plates, glasses and forks, however the food is very taste. The service is nice and friendly. We had the lazy lobster and it was really...More

1  Thank Jonatas R
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Sandi J
28 July 2016|
Response from Kronberg | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Hope the answer you directly.
Stephanie S
17 July 2015|
Response from Jeff G | Property representative |
We have ample parking at the Restaurant and Across the Street for Our Customers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Wentworth Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5507
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-431-1074
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"Where the Locals Go" - This family owned favorite has been preparing the freshest seafood on the seacoast for 40 years! Enjoy the beautiful water views of Sagamore Creek while dining on the 2 outdoor decks, in the dining room or in the Sagamore Pub. Come by boat as well! Open Thurs-Monday until Mother's Day. Open 7 days Mother's day - Labor Day. Open Thurs-Monday after Labor Day. We close for the Season in October and Reopen March 16th, 2017 for our 40th Season!
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