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The Ferry Inn

10 John Street, Stromness KW16 3AD, Scotland
+44 1856 850280
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Excellent restaurant food

This is a big pub split into two parts: the pub which serves pub food including fish and chips, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hilarymunro
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great Customer Service

We arrived off the Hamnavoe and were immediately given access to our room, which was unexpected but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kitty W
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (4 reviews)
“nice pub” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
10 John Street, Stromness KW16 3AD, Scotland
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+44 1856 850280
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"fish and chips"
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"nice pub"
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"pub food"
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"orkney"
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"folk"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a big pub split into two parts: the pub which serves pub food including fish and chips, and the restaurant with a good wide menu and no fish and chips -- our Canadian guests particularly wanted the fish and chips but were told...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived off the Hamnavoe and were immediately given access to our room, which was unexpected but very welcome. All the staff we encountered, throughout our stay ,were very kind and efficient. Our room was perfect for our needs although there was a little bit...More

Thank Kitty W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just spent three days at the Ferry Inn where the staff are friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent, especially in the restaurant which prides itself on using local produce and the freshest fish suopplied by the local fishermen...ab...More

Thank EileenD223
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We found the restaurant to be quite dark and service was slower than we would’ve liked. However the food was very nice and there was a varied menu. The price was also very reasonable so a fair evening was had by all

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We ate here during Orkney folk festival. It’s best to book as it is very popular! Great menu especially seafood , lovely friendly staff , orkney dark island amongst great real ale choices and local feel with Celtic music -all right opposite the northlink ferry...More

Thank Jpgpvg
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Very comfortable rooms, we had to duck our heads in the hallway and the floors slightly slant this way and that, but this just added to its character. The staff were friendly, the food was excellent and the pub was engaging. I'd definitely stay here...More

Thank Guy C
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We enjoyed a good quality meal at The Ferry Inn. The fish dishes were reasonably priced, and of a good quality. The Crab Fish Tart (as a starter on the specials board) was especially good, and the Seafood Linguini as a main course was also...More

Thank M G
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were staying at a self-catering house in Stromness. We went into The Ferry Inn one night to check it out for drinks and dinner and found it packed. They didn't have a table for us, but as it looked like 'the place to be'...More

Thank massuser
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had to go through to Stromness recently for a dental appointment. So we decided to give the Ferry Inn another go. We ordered fish & chips, thinking this was always reliable where ever you go. Sitting waiting for said order I watched the staff...More

Thank christinerousay
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely looking place. We reserved a table so it wasn't an issue when we walked in to find all tables in the restaurant reserved (so would highly recommend phoning in advance for food). Food was great only issue was one meal came later than all...More

Thank Eliza D
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