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The Ferryboat Inn

££ - £££, British,
The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
+44 1724 379530
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (29 reviews)
“lamb shank” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Jamaican, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
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1 - 10 of 614 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at the ferry house in East Stockwith for a 18th birthday party I had a prawn jacket potatoe and it was loaded with prawns absolutely delicious and the best I have had my husband had pork grill and it was beautiful as well...More

Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, friendly, welcoming and very nice food. Couldn’t ask for much more. Will definitely be returning soon

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Booked for Sunday lunch whilst camping at Trentfield Farm ten minutes walk away. Superb roast dinner...the beef was cooked to perfection...great service...children’s roasts were brilliant! Great value wine and beer and a nice snooze for the dog!

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 12 August 2018

My partner and I went for a meal , usually very good , I ordered a barbecue meal with ribs chicken and meatballs expecting it to be a smoky barbecue sauce , I couldn’t eat it because there was so much chilli it swamped every...More

2  Thank Kimberley P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in for Sunday lunch. Exceptionally well presented bar and restaurant with great staff to welcome you. Ordered starters and main and was shown to a table near the window. Excellent starters and mains and fantastic service, ordered a sweet and that too was fabulous....More

Thank Philinlincs
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Always a good meal with great staff. A treat for my son and granddaughter on his birthday. Lovely restaurant / gastro pub.

Thank Cornishpasty58
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The food here is lovely I had the beef roast and my partner had the chicken It was done to perfection and the staff were fantastic

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I suppose really a pretty average Sunday Lunch. It was a carvery but we are vegetarians and have everything but the meat. They were kind enough to offer and provide vege gravy which pleased us. You can't order a drink at your table so have...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Fantastic location next to the Trent. Very relaxing. Great Saturday lunch time menu - shared platter was gorgeous! Young lady behind the bar was really friendly and great service.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

After being recommended this place by friends we are not disappointed. 2 visits in, The staff are second to none with their friendly service and always putting the customer first. The food is like heaven with the gate shut. Melt in your mouth Belly pork,...More

1  Thank Simon H
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Vicky M
14 February 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
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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