Boat House

234 John Wise Avenue, Essex, MA (978) 890-5113


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Happy Father's Day!

Bring your dad to our house this weekend and treat him to a FUN lunch or dinner out with the family. We will make his favorite fresh-off-the-boat seafood dish to order OR something fresh-off-our Chef’s Specials Menu! Baby Back Ribs, Prime Rib, and big steaks are all in the works. If you can’t make it on the day, gift certificates are always available here too!


Pan-Mass Fundraiser Event - April 17th

Pan-Mass Challenge Fundraiser

April 17th @ 6:30pm

Boat House Grille Essex

Come enjoy dinner with family & friends at Boat House Grille Essex and support riders of the 2018 Pan-Mass Challenge this spring.

Lots of fabulous raffle items, donations and 10% of all sales collected on this evening in the restaurant and bar will help raise money for cancer care and research. 

All are welcome! If you can’t be there on the day, and want to participate, contact Stephanie Raby, Boat House Grille Bar Manager at (978) 890-5113.


May the blizzards be gone & St. Patrick’s festivities be-on at the Boat House this weekend!

If you are looking for a taste of tradition, our Chefs will delight you with a tender corned beef & cabbage entrée to celebrate in style. We’ll also be toasting the luck of the Irish with a pint of Guinness or glass of fine whiskey at the bar. Bring your family & friends!

We look forward to seeing you!  


Come to our house this New Year’s Eve!

Invite your family & friends to enjoy drinks and snacks at the bar or make a toast to 2018 with a special bottle of wine and a meal in our warm cozy dining room. OPEN regular hours 12/31 & 1/1. Please call ahead (978)-890-5113 for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day lunch and dinner reservations or walk-ins are always welcome! We look forward to seeing you!

Happy Birthday Boat House Grille!

This Tuesday, October 17th we celebrate our first year with a big shout out of THANKS to facebook friends, guests, family + crew for helping us set sail on a fun new dining adventure on the Great Marsh of Essex. We hope you will join us at lunch or dinner on Tuesday and enjoy a free appetizer for the table in honor of this special occasion. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Boat House Grille Essex    234 John Wise Avenue Essex, MA 01920  I 978-890-5113   © 2018