The Boathouse Glencaple offers a warm welcome to locals, families and visitors alike, with a cosy snug, stunning views, free wifi and al fresco dining out on the deck. We offer brunch, lunch, freshly baked cakes and scones, seasonal specials, and dinner three evenings a week!

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The Boathouse Cafe - View of Criffel and the River Nith

From the tidal bore to haaf netters, click here for our live webcam feed to see what is on the River Nith today!

Eat at the Boathouse Cafe Glencaple


Join us for a relaxed brunch, lunch with seasonal specials, freshly baked scones and cakes, or dinner (Friday & Saturday), and enjoy the stunning backdrop of Criffel and the River Nith

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Our cosy shop stocks local produce alongside every day provisions, whilst the gift shop has a wonderful range of homewares, traditional toys, gifts and cards for all occasions

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What's On

Visit us for brunch, lunch, and tea 10am-4pm Tuesday to Sunday, and dinner Friday & Saturday from 5.30pm – more info here! The shop is open from 8am and on Mondays 8am-12pm.

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Contact us by telephone or email for further information on what we have to offer and how we can help you enjoy your visit to The Boathouse – and to book a table. Click below for directions to us!

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