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The Ferryboat Inn

The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
+44 1724 379530
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (28 reviews)
“lamb shank” (25 reviews)
“sea bass” (15 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Jamaican, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Ferryboat Inn 9 South Street | West Butterwick, Scunthorpe DN17 3JT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a real gem. Absolutely amazing, would recommend. Good, service excellent. Thank you James. We shall come again.

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Me and my wife had Sunday lunch and the food was excellent as always. The thai fishcakes were superb and the two lamb shanks we had we huge and very tasty. The place was very busy but they still managed to fit us in.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 days ago

this guy can cook!!! great food some with a Caribbean feel stall are pleasant friendly and helpful were very busy and service got a bit slow but still good highly recommend this resturant

Thank Slagman52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we have just been to the ferryboat for sunday lunch and as usual it was great. The welcome from the team is fantastic and the food as always is a dream. It is a real pleasure to visit this restaurant and to enjoy the atmosphere...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my parents for Sunday Lunch yesterday, having been impressed by the praise for this place on TA. You never really know if these reviews are genuine, or just the owner trying to big-up their business. However I'm happy to confirm that all I...More

Thank awheewall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been before but quite a while ago, and decided to try Sunday lunch. Met by friendly, happy staff who where very professional. Ordered drinks and quickly shown to our table. Had starter and main course and decided to have a sweet. I have to say...More

Thank Philinlincs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner have visited here multiple times and have never had a bad meal. Not only is the food amazing, the staff are very welcoming and friendly. Would certainly go as far as to say that it has become our favourite restaurant!!

Thank Jade O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

£13.95 for two courses not bad value, place nice and clean. Plenty of staff (to many if true be known. My husbands starter of belly pork was the best he had ever tasted mine was disappointing prawn and crayfish salad. the prawns were frozen, small...More

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy to get to with pleasant surroundings by the river fast and pleasantly service Giving a we'll presented and tasty meal that can be eaten inside or out and the price was Reasonable.

Thank ramone86
Reviewed 31 October 2017

For the eve of my youngest son's wedding, and after travelling up from London, we booked a celebratory family table for 17, but arrived late, with an extra collection of aunts, uncles and cousins. All 25 of us were still welcomed warmly and enthusiastically by...More

Thank Michael C
Ferry B, Manager at The Ferryboat Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hello Michael C We appreciate your effort and taking the time out to write a review about our restaurant, every response is monitored so a massive thank you from all of the team at The Ferry Boat and it was our pleasure making sure your...More

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StuartandPatric... R
14 April 2017|
Response from Cornishpastie45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you might be able to get a booking for Easter Sunday. You will have to ring them to get your booking,but there is a limited number hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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