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The Ferryboat Inn

) #2 of 133 Restaurants in Scunthorpe $$ - $$$ , British,
The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
+44 1724 379530
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (27 reviews)
“lamb shank” (24 reviews)
“sea bass” (14 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Jamaican, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
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1 - 10 of 547 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food and service was at the top of any scale. Food very well presented and tasted delicious. Service was of the same standard. Welcoming., attentive and courteous. Will definitely return.

Thank David J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've have visited The Ferryboat on several occasions,with friends and with the children and have always enjoyed our experiences here,whether it's having a cheeky one on the banks of the River Trent or eating the delicious Sunday roasts that they serve! Myself and husband went...More

Thank Chelle H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and 4 friends visited The Ferryboat last night, we hadn't been before so didn't know what to expect, we weren't disappointed at all. We all ordered something different and were all really impressed with our choices. I had the seafood curry from the specials...More

Thank Rebecca U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed; lovely menu with unusual options on the specials board, everything we had was amazing, and great service as well. No criticisms at all 😀

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moved temporarily into the area and looking for quality places to dine ... we found one! The Ferryboat Inn has a clean, bright restaurant area with interesting furniture and decor; outside they have a spacious grassy area with picnic tables and old cable drums having...More

Thank topcat472
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a Sunday lunch at this restaurant yesterday. We had a starter and main course each at £13.95 each.My starter was made of lovely mushrooms while my wife had starter with shrimps.Both were very enjoyable. Our main courses looked very similar...More

Thank Cornishpastie45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met for dinner with family members. A first visit for each of us. The food and service were fantastic. This certainly will not be our last visit. Sue NMore

Thank Stephen Arthur N
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hello Stephen Arthur N We appreciate your effort and taking the time out to write a review about our restaurant, every response is monitored, so a massive thank you from all of the team at The Ferry Boat for the feedback and we hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much to the Chef who came out and spoke to me personally about creating a vegan option for me! So thoughtful and accommodating, I was able to enjoy a guilt free starter and main course which is usually very difficult. Thanks for...More

Thank Claireopatra
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hello Claireopatra We appreciate your effort and taking the time out to write a review about our restaurant, every response is monitored, so a massive thank you from all of the team at The Ferry Boat for the feedback and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went on Saturday night, I've heard good things from friends and we were not disappointed. The food was fantastic, the staff were so lovely and attentive, nothing was too much trouble. Chef Ben, the flavours were inspired!!! We will be back very...More

Thank David W
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hello David W We appreciate your effort and taking the time out to write a review about our restaurant, every response is monitored, so a massive thank you from all the time at The Ferry Boat for the feedback and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to call in on way home after reading the reviews on trip advisor. We were not disappointed the service was good, the 2 girls were very nice and made us feel welcome. The food was presented well and tasted great, we had the...More

1  Thank Dixiedee2014
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hello Dixiedee2014 We appreciate your effort and taking the time out to write us a review about our restaurant, every response is monitored, so a massive thank you from all of the team at The Ferry Boat for the feedback and we hope to see...More

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Response from Cornishpastie45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you might be able to get a booking for Easter Sunday. You will have to ring them to get your booking,but there is a limited number hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Scunthorpe
  • Phone Number: +44 1724 379530
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