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Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
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All reviews fish and chips pizza salad crab the pub the river steep hill waters edge fantastic location window table great lunch varied menu fbi ferry beer dart greenway
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Reviewed 24 November 2020 via mobile

The Ferry Boat Is as delightful as ever and they demonstrated a serious commitment to Customer safety. The thorough cleaning and sanitising regime was clear to see. Now the good bits; they keep a superb pint, the food, especially the pies are delicious and the...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 27 October 2020

The FBI has been a family favourite for many years, even though the vast menu of old had made way for pizzas only, we were not disappointed. A family of five had five different pizzas each one as delicious as the next. Sunday Roasts start...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020

Just returned after a disappointing experience. We went expecting the good fish and chips we had previously experienced. We were kept waiting outside whilst the people occupying our reserved table decided to leave. Then we discovered that the Inn now only serves pizza. no indication...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 8 October 2020

Stopped at this Inn whilst waiting to travel across the estuary by small passenger ferry. We were its only customers at time of visit, late morning. Interesting interior with large picture window looking out on estuary. Our only complaint was the genre of music being...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

4 of us visited the FBI while staying in Dittisham having already had a takeaway pizza earlier in the week. Due to the current COVID situation, which the pub managed extremely well, the menu was limited to Pizza’s, wow, they were great Pizzas; from someone...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Visited with 4 others for an evening meal and we weren't dissapointed. Service was quick and friendly despite it being busy. Food was excellent and portion size was generous. Probably the best fish and chips I've ever had. We had a range of different dishes...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Stopped by here for some drinks. Pub was full of customers all eating pizzas and even customers sitting outside who couldn't get in, all eating pizzas. They looked and smelt great. We just stopped for drinks though and the staff were all friednly.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

Well worth stopping here for lunch, in these unusual times it’s great to find a pub well run with a decent range of drinks. Pizzas were excellent, would eat here again but book early!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

This was our first visit. Only pizza’s on the menu but we’d booked well in advance, had a lovely personalised table, very Covid aware, lovely staff, fantastic wine and oh my word, the pizzas were absolutely incredible!!! Huge, fresh, so tasty....a meal at this place...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

Called in for lunch, this time by car instead of by boat from Agatha Christie’s Greenways House. Just as popular, Covid aware with track and trace. Lovely view across the river Dart. Good ales and tasty home made pizzas. Very friendly bar staff and owner...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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    How is Ferry Boat Inn rated?
    Ferry Boat Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5