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The Ferryman Fine Dining Pub

££ - £££, British,
Undershore Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5SB, England
+44 1590 672517
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Undershore Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5SB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an excellent start to a week’s walking! The greeting was friendly and efficient. Quickly shown to our table and drinks order was taken and delivered. The food menu was excellent, a wide range of food to suit all tastes. We found it difficult to...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food,service and dog friendly 5star all the way,would definitely recommend and eat there again.

Thank Jessicat6762
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed five meals with long standing friends whom we had not seen in a long time. We booked for a late lunch [1330] and all the food was as fresh as if it were 1200. Service was jolly good and we all had...More

Thank 3Frames
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well staying at a local hotel for the night and we popped into the Ferryman. It was busy but managed to get a table within 30 mins on a Saturday was lucky. Drinks lovely and food excellent. You get what you pay for, while not...More

1  Thank remal963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at Elmers Court Hotel (2 minute drive away) - we booked a table (not necessary but you never know). Friendly staff, great table, lovely atmosphere. They don't have a children's menu, but the chef made my daughter some battered chicken and chips...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an evening meal at the Ferryman after a long and tiring drive down to the New Forest. Very good food indeed and a lovely ambience. Very helpful staff.

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the third visit to this restaurant. Had Sunday lunch for 4, Ham hock terrine for starter, roast beef and 3 * Calves Liver. Excellent quality. Ladies had puddings - all very nice quality. Only gripes are that the veal was not UK sourced...More

Thank swampyiow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meal was superb. The desserts were delicious. The staff were welcoming and the service was excellent. We made a special trip to go there and it was well worth the journey. It was also good value for high quality food.

Thank suenewman1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch at the Ferryman today, two of us. I cannot even begin to explain how appalling it was. Actually the pub itself is nice inside, tasteful decor, all very promising, But once you approach the bar, that lovely image starts to disintegrate. The...More

Thank Sigma_dos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lymington and surrounding area has many restaurants and eating houses of all types and price ranges. During our 1 week stay in the town we eat out in 5 different restaurants that we have known from previous visits and again did not disappoint-- including a...More

1  Thank Malcolm W
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Lizzie G
22 October 2017|
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Response from West W | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can in the bar. Not sure about the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Undershore Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 672517
  • E-mail
Using the freshest ingredients possible, at The Ferryman we offer a selection of delicious and tempting dishes, with great service & a warm, friendly atmosphere, located only minutes from Lymington town centre and within easy access of the New Forest. Whether it's our set lunch menu that takes your fancy, our ever changing evening à la carte, or the best roast on the coast in our Sunday set menu, you'll be assured restaurant quality cuisine at less-than-restaurant pricing. Booking strongly advised, essential at weekends.
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