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The Old Ferry Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
+44 1726 870237
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“kippers” (4 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely faultless beautiful 3 course meal from the special V Day menu. Top chef, top staff, top place. We prefer the bar as it's a real unspoilt pub atmosphere with restaurant quality food

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cosy, Cornish pub in pretty setting on estuary opposite scenic Fowey. Enjoy great views from the restaurant or in the cosy bar. Great menu, delicious reasonably priced food. We stayed two nights on a travelzoo deal. Rooms very clean and comfortable, ours had a fantastic...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked to go here quite late and we were not disappointed. The food was fantastic , i would highly recommend a visit, staff very freindly and welcoming.

Thank Adrian11972
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Always reconfirms itself as the best roast every time I go. Which is often, as nothing else ever compares. Lovely unspoilt character of bar area, good atmosphere, great staff and friendly owners, lovely location for winter or summer. Food is always excellent, always slightly different....More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Nice room with lovely views down the estuary. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food excellent. Note that Its necessary to take the ferry over from Fowey and in winter, when the ferry stops running at 6.45, this could be a problem if...More

Thank Juliet B
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal, totally unexpected it to be that good! It had been recommended mainly because it was dog friendly in the bar. We were able to have the restaurant menu or the bar menu - we chose off the restaurant menu and it was so...More

Thank MrsPJnr
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We popped at the end of a four mile walk from Polrun to Fowey and were very glad to find it. It was great to have an alternative to the ubiquitous St Austall beers (it is a Sharps pub). We sat outside to enjoy a...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This was one of our favourite local pubs but the new management were shockingly rude on our last visit. We arrived just in time for a late lunch, going by the hours listed on the website, but food had in fact finished earlier. The vile...More

2  Thank AplusI
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This 16th Century Coaching Inn is worth a visit, stay at the Inn overnight and you will receive an excellent breakfast with the option of dining in the restaurant or from Fowey its a short trip across the estuary by ferry where you can sit...More

Thank GreensNook
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed nearby and were looking for a place to eat. The Old Ferry Inn was perfect for our group and dog. There was no wait and the staff was very friendly. There were locals eating here too and they were friendly as well. The...More

Thank AdventuresomeHobbit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bodinnick, Fowey PL23 1LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 870237
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