A riverside cafe with calming surroundings and incredible views of the River Hamble

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Eat, drink, be merry

Christmas at The Boat House Café, Swanwick

The Boat House Café at Swanwick Marina is our other hidden gem so join us to eat, drink and celebrate over the festive period while taking in the incredible views of Swanwick Marina and the river. Why not visit us first and then enjoy a River Hamble walk from Swanwick Marina all the way to Warsash (walk off the Christmas Pud!). We have a delicious festive menu for you to try, so book your table for Christmas lunch or dinner, or simply drop in for a warming hot drink and mince pie.

We are also throwing mixed group parties from as few as two guests to as many as 30! Join us for an exciting evening of food and festivities with a fabulous atmosphere! All our party nights include a three course meal with entertainment for that perfect Christmas party!


3rd, 10th and 17th December



The Boat House Café, Swanwick

A magical way to spend your day

Open seven days a week all year round, The Boat House Café is the ideal place to eat, drink and relax while taking in the incredible views Swanwick Marina. We are taking bookings and highly recommend doing so to guarantee a table. Please note however we have plenty of space to simply join us at your leisure or pop in for a couple of drinks.

Breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner are all available and made using locally sourced ingredients.

Opening Hours

Opening hours

The Boat House Swanwick (food service)

COVID-19 Update: Please note we are currently running reduced menus to decrease our prep time and our kitchen will be closing half an hour earlier than usual to carry out deep cleaning processes. Thank you for your patience!

Day Time
Monday 9:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 9.00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 9:00pm

The Boat House Swanwick (bar service)

Day Time
Monday 9:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am –7:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am –7:00pm
Thursday 9:00am –7:00pm
Friday 9:00am –10.00pm 
Saturday 9:00am –10.00pm
Sunday 9:00am –10.00pm

Our Location

The Boat House Café, Swanwick Swanwick Marina Swanwick SO31 1ZL
+44 1489 885 745

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