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Meet the Chef

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Colin Barker

Award winning chef Colin Barker, has been with The Boathouse for over 12 years. Early in his career, Colin worked with Liam Tomlin at Banc before winning the NSW Lexus Young Chef of the Year Award in 2005. He then spent time in the UK as Senior Chef de Partie under Brett Grahame at The Ledbury, a Michelin Star restaurant in London. A keen fisherman, Colin has a passion for sustainable seafood and enjoys preparing unusual species of fish in unique combinations with seasonal ingredients.

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dined on Fri, 13 Sep 2019

We ordered the scallops sashimi snapper pie and a vegetarian main. Absolutely love the sashimi. Pie is a must have.
Steve Simpson

dined on Wed, 11 Sep 2019

Great atmosphere with very attentive staff who are extremely professional and helpful. And the food is amazing. We keep coming back. One of our favorite restaurants in Sydney
Tina Foo

dined on Sat, 7 Sep 2019

Fabulous service, food and venue

dined on Wed, 4 Sep 2019

As expected, totally enjoyed the food, tried the unique Albrolhos Dhu Fish! Service staff were attentive and friendly! Top points for this restaurant ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

dined on Fri, 30 Aug 2019

Snapper pies worth waiting for! Excellent wine list to complete the meal

dined on Fri, 23 Aug 2019

the food/wine and service was excellent very interesting dishes the snapper pie and oysters were amazing will be back with friends great for a long lunch
Thank you Murray. We are glad you had a great time, and we do hope to see you again!
Restaurant The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay responded on Wed, 28 Aug 2019

dined on Thu, 15 Aug 2019

Everything was perfect. Definitely will come again.
Thank you Sumarni, and we do hope you come again!
Restaurant The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay responded on Wed, 28 Aug 2019

dined on Thu, 15 Aug 2019

Food portion is a bit small. Entrance to the restaurant is too dark and may cause safety issues.
Thank you for letting us know your thoughts Samuel, we will definitely look into it. Hope to see you again.
Restaurant The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay responded on Wed, 28 Aug 2019
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About The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay

Whether you're celebrating or just want to treat yourself, The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay is a beautiful venue that must be seen to be believed. Located right on the water in Glebe, this spot is famous for its seafood menu. Think chargrilled Mooloolaba Swordfish or Snapper Pie with smoked tomato and mashed potato. You’ll wonder why you haven’t come sooner! Best dish: Chargrilled Mooloolaba Swordfish



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