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The Ferry House

££ - £££, British,
27 Front Street, East Stockwith DN21 3DJ, England
+44 1427 615031
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
27 Front Street, East Stockwith DN21 3DJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a Sunday meal today! Plenty of food on the plate and everyones meals were spot on! Highly recommended and good prices too!

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with my other half for a meal on his recommendation after visiting a couple of years ago. Amazing food at amazing prices. Can’t wait to go back again. The lady on the bar was very helpful and polite, we turned up just as...More

Thank tp157
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal with a number of friends. Very good food, big portions, great steak pie. Would recommend.

Thank Helgajaq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called on the off chance we may be able to get a table for the carvery ... Upon arrival - initial impression was a little dated, decor and restaurant area Food - home cooked and delicious which negates the surroundings, Staff - Very friendly and...More

Thank Neil T
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We went ad hoc and we're seated straight away, even though they were very busy. We were served straight away and had the burgers with all the trimmings. There was too much for me to eat and I'm a big eater. With drinks came to...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Returning from a shopping trip in Scunthorpe we took the back road back to Gainsborough. Decided to get lunch here. First visit. Nice large car park. Outside looks very 1960s but the hanging baskets make it looked cared for. Inside the welcome was warm and...More

Thank alison w
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Booked at the last minute and was fitted in no problem. Friendly, helpful staff with a sense of humour. We had carvery which was delicious. We were initially worried as the carvery closes at 5pm and we didn't eat until 4.45pm. Food still fresh and...More

Thank PorcelainPat
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to try the ferry house, it was s really good choice, we were greeted by a friendly bar man who gave us a option to have a carvery or sit in the restaurant. Despite been busy we were seated quickly, we chose to sit...More

Thank charlieboy82
Reviewed 13 August 2017

As you may be aware l am a stickler for local grown produce, this place didn't disappoint! Cauli, Brock. Leeks,Carrots and potatoes all local. Yorkshire puddings home made and ad lib for how many you would like. Everything cooked to what l would call perfection....More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and reasonably priced. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. We had the home made steak pie. Came with home made chips vegetables and gravy. Plenty to eat, lots of meat in pie. Good portions. Would recommend to anyone. Great village and very picturesque.

Thank Neil H
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Questions & Answers
20 December 2016|
Response from Matthew C | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don't allow dogs into the pub, our sister pub the fox and hounds at Willingham allow dogs in the bar area
Donna J
9 December 2016|
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Response from Matthew C | Property representative |
Yes we do have wheelchair access. Thanks
14 May 2016|
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Response from Matthew C | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do have a children's menu, if you view our website you can find the children's menu, it's in our main menu. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Front Street, East Stockwith DN21 3DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  East Stockwith
  • Phone Number: +44 1427 615031
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