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The Ferryboat

High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
+44 118 984 2161
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us enjoyed lunch here. We had a very friendly welcome from the gentleman behind the bar and he and the waitress were friendly, helpful and efficient. The lunch menu provides sandwiches, snacks and ploughmans, plus a good range of reasonably priced meals and...More

Thank PaulBerkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although we didn't eat here, the food coming out to others diners looked good. However the drinks are expensive. A pint of Becks is £4.45 and a small bottle of coke £2.50.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Really liked this pub. Friendly, busy, but good service. Good varied menu. Pleasant surroundings for a good lunch.

Thank AmandaCBoston
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We chose the light lunch option. We were travelling with a toddler. It didn't strike us as the obvious choice for children, but ours will eat grown-up food and a high-chair was provided (we decided to clean it a bit). The food was delicious and...More

Thank c0rnishHK
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments regarding your visit to The Ferryboat. We're glad you enjoyed your visit. We note your comment regarding the high chair and this has been brought to the attention of our staff.

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Been there a few times Specials are good, some menu food could have some improvements Prices ok, friendly staffMore

Thank Gerry2968
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We are pleased to let you know that with the arrival,of our new chef this coming week, following the retirement of Ramon, our chef for the past four years, a new menu will be available which I sincerely hope...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Eight walkers enjoyed a good lunch with a wide choice of food from Greens sausages at £8, kidney risotto, scallops and black pudding, so interesting selection

Thank Victoria02
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Came with the Chelsea Pensioners having just taken part in the Yarn Bombing ceremony. Wonderful food and service.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Second visit this year as we had such a good meal in February. Yet again the food was faultless, good range on the menu and very tasty. However the staff were a let down. There were two waitress working, one who was not friendly but...More

1  Thank BerkshireBoozer
william573, Owner at The Ferryboat, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

It is always pleasing to learn of customers returning and for their reasons for doing so however, you will appreciate it is very disappointing to learn of your most recent experience with regard to the level of service provided. We pride ourselves in maintaining not...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Passed thru for lunch on a weekday. Surprisingly busy. Food tasty and service very good, can't fault it.

Thank 1keef1
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Had an enjoyable lunch at the Ferryboat today with the family. Would highly recommend. We ate in the bar area and they had allowed the well behaved family pet Maltese terrier to join us which was very kind of them.The food was excellent.Cannot wait to...More

Thank Lorna T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Pangbourne, Whitchurch-on-Thames RG8 7DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Whitchurch-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 118 984 2161
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