For the Season

    Thank you to all of our guests and our team for a fantastic 2022 season! We sincerely appreciate your business and your friendships! Stay healthy and safe over the winter.


    We look forward to welcoming you back to our deck and dining room in April 2023.


    We look forward to welcoming you back in late April 2023

  • Freshest Ingredients

    We pride ourselves on creating delicious and unique meals!

  • From intimate gatherings to large affairs!

    Perfect for Parties of Any Size

  • An Unforgettable Experience

    The Boathouse Grille will be happy to work with you to create an event that you and your guests will never forget.

    From Cozy to Spacious

    We can arrange for private parties inside the main restaurant, outside on our spacious deck, or even cater your next event.

    A Wide Selection of Options

    We are pleased to offer a wide selection of menu options and we will work with you to create a unique menu for your event.

    Pricing & Information

    For pricing and other information, please contact Kathy Donovan at 518-756-7300 or by email.

  • Meet the Owners

    Brian & Kathy Donovan

    With an eye for opportunity and a passion for success, Brian and Kathy Donovan took the helm at the Boathouse Grille in 2013. Ever since, they have been creating a culture of fun and helping people create memories that last a lifetime.

    Meet the Chef

    Brian Bauhofer

    Executive Chef Brian Bauhofer is a local graduate of Schenectady County Community College’s Culinary program who enjoys the opportunity to use fresh, seasonal ingredients, as well as putting his own spin on summertime favorites.

  • Weather

  • Directions

  • Shady Harbor Marina and the Boathouse Grille are conveniently located just south of Albany on the Hudson River. Just a few miles off the thruway, the restaurant is a great stop for both locals and passersby. For those approaching by boat, the Boathouse Grille offers its patrons complimentary dockage in easy-approach deep water slips.

    By Car

    Located in the hamlet of New Baltimore, the Boathouse Grille is just 15 miles from Albany. The restaurant is about 6.5 miles off of Exit 22 on the New York State Thruway, making it easily accessible from any direction. To get customized directions from any location, please click here.

    By Boat

    Located on the premises of Shady Harbor Marina, the Boathouse Grille is located between Buoys 185 and 187 on the Hudson River. For those using GPS systems, the coordinates for the marina/restaurant are Latitude 42° 27′, Longitude -73° 47′.


    Shady Harbor Marina’s easy-approach deep water slips accommodate boats up to 110′. There is always a dock master on hand to guide you in and aid in your slip placement. We monitor channel 16 on VHF radio; just call ahead as you approach our marina.

  • Shady Harbor Marina


    Shady Harbor Marina features easy approach slips, brand new docks, ValvTect gas and diesel, and a convenience store stocked with beer, soda, ice, local meats and cheeses, snacks, and other grocery/personal items.


    At Shady Harbor, you'll find bocce ball courts, horseshoe pits, an in-ground swimming pool, a bonfire pit, an air-conditioned bath house and laundry, as well as nearby walking trails and nature hikes. And for those less-adventurous dockers, Shady Harbor also offers free WiFi.

    Seasonal & Great Loop

    Don’t worry, you don’t have to be a seasonal docker at Shady Harbor to join the fun. As a sponsor of the Great Loop Association, we always welcome transients! Visit Us On Facebook or at the Shady Harbor website.

  • Contact Us

    We would love to hear from you!

  • Boathouse Grille

    80 Shady Harbor Drive

    New Baltimore, NY 12124

    (518) 756-7300




    Winter Hours: 

    Monday - CLOSED

    Tuesday - CLOSED

    Wednesday - CLOSED

    Thursday - CLOSED

    Friday - CLOSED

    Saturday - CLOSED

    Sunday - CLOSED


    We look forward to welcoming you back 

    in late April for the 2023 Season! 






    Shady Harbor Marina

    70 Shady Harbor Drive

    New Baltimore NY 12124

    (518) 756-8001






    Ship Store and Fuel Dock Hours:

    May 1st through Labor Day

    Sunday - Thursday: 9am-5pm

    Friday - Saturday: 9am-6pm




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