Boats and Breakfast

San Francisco, celebrated for its breathtaking landscapes and storied landmarks, has long beckoned both residents and visitors to immerse themselves in its timeless allure. Amidst this rich tapestry of experiences, Stow Lake Boathouse proudly presents a unique addition – the Boats & Breakfast event. Today, we are excited to delve into the details of this extraordinary offering, spotlighting the combination of stunning scenery, captivating wildlife, and sumptuous cuisine that awaits you, whether you’re a local resident or journeying from distant corners of the globe. 

Timing: A Serene Morning Journey 

The Boats & Breakfast experience commences the moment you set foot on the tranquil path leading to the boathouse. Nestled within the resplendent Golden Gate Park, this leisurely walk is a remarkable experience in itself, no matter the season. We encourage you to relish the park’s natural beauty as you stroll towards the boathouse, setting the stage for a captivating morning adventure. This event unfolds between 8:00 am and 10:30 am, offering you ample time to arrive at the boathouse at your own pace, ensuring that you can fully immerse yourself in the scenery and wildlife. 

Dining: A Feast for the Senses 

A crowning feature of Boats & Breakfast is undoubtedly the delectable breakfast options that await you. Guests can choose between two enticing menus, each promising generous portions and quality ingredients: 

Standard Breakfast: 

Savor a hearty feast featuring two eggs, four strips of bacon, toast with jam, pancakes, and a serving of hashbrowns or country potatoes. 

Vegan Breakfast:  

Opt for a delightful vegan experience, including avocado toast, vegan sausage, hashbrowns or country potatoes, and a side of fresh fruit. 

Boating: Choose Your Adventure 

After making your dining selection, the only decision left is your mode of transportation. At Boats & Breakfast, you have two exceptional options to choose from, each offering a distinctive experience: 

Pedal Boat: 

Ideal for a romantic morning escapade or a fun-filled outing with friends, our pedal boats provide an engaging and interactive way to explore the lake. Paddle at your own pace while immersing yourself in the breathtaking scenic beauty that surrounds you. 


For those seeking a more traditional boating experience, our rowboats offer an excellent choice. Glide gracefully across the serene waters of Stow Lake and fully embrace the tranquil oasis that envelops you.  

Mark Your Calendar: October 8th and October 22nd.